Meet the Jewellery Designer: Peshah Galen of 12:13 Jewelry

Photo: Courtesy of 12:13 Jewelry Tell us a little bit about yourself and your background. Ecclesiastes 12:13 is the foundation of my art career and life. As King Solomon said, the purpose of life is to know HaShem and keep His ways. I interpret Kohelet 12:13 as – “We all have times when we wonder […]

Meet the Artist: Chaya Esther Ort of Kiyor Studio

Photo: Courtesy of Chaya Esther Ort Tell us a little bit about yourself and your background. I’m a Canadian-Israeli artist living in Jerusalem. We made aliyah in 2008 when the youngest of our five children went away to yeshiva. We planned to come for the year, and stayed. I make small-batch, limited edition ceramic art […]

Meet the Artist: Linda Blatchford

Photo: Courtesy of Linda Blatchford Tell us a little bit about yourself and your background. I’ve always been interested in arts and crafts, and have made T-shirts, latch hook rugs, paper art. About 12 years ago, I discovered my passion: creating jewelry! I am a Jewish woman from the Midwest, and when I moved to […]

August Birthstone: 18 Gorgeous Peridot Jewellery Pieces You Need This Month!

For millennia, the Sardonyx has been revered by many cultures around the world as this month’s birthstone. In recent history, however, the Peridot has become a more popular choice. Associated with strength, good health, rest and creativity, it has been used in the creation of protective talismans for centuries. Available in a variety of different […]

July Birthstone: 15 Pieces That Will Make You Fall In Love With Ruby!

Symbolising love, passion, power, but also youthful energy and good fortune, rubies have been revered by many cultures throughout millennia. In ancient India, for example, rubies were known as the “King of Precious Stones” for their endless beauty and the power associated with them. The name “ruby” comes from the Latin word “ruber”, which translates […]

Meet the Artist and Jewellery Designer: Rachel Alpert of Ohr Lev Jewelry

Photo: Courtesy of Rachel Alpert Tell us a little bit about yourself and your background. I have always loved art and design since I was a child. My parents enrolled my brother and I in summer art and science programs offered at a local museum back home. When I was about 13 years old, I […]

It does not always have to be diamonds: 18 Emerald Engagement Rings to propose with to the love of your life this May!

Loved by people all around the world, the Emerald is traditionally known as the birthstone for the month of May. Being one of the most precious gemstones in the world, it has captured people’s hart throughout history. Associated with rebirth, renewal and fertility, early Romans, for example, have traditionally given emeralds as presents to young […]

Do you enjoy wearing Kabbalah Jewellery? Then you will love these 18 beautiful pieces!

Jewish mysticism is a fascinating field! You may have come across a variety of protective prayers and symbolism over the years. A wonderful way to remind yourself throughout the day of the important messages and meaningful prayers that have been shared by Jewish mystics in the past is to carry them with you every day […]

Meet the Jewellery Designer: Ayala Binor of Ayala Binor Jewelry

Photo: Courtesy of Ayala Binor Jewelry Tell us a little bit about yourself and your background. Since childhood, I have been creating art. This path has led me to study sculpting, where I have been given the chance to experience a variety of materials. This has enabled me to use my imaginations and my hands […]

12 Earrings Inspired by Jewish Culture You Need This Shabbat and All Year Long

ShukNChic is a young Torontonian jewellery label specialising in the creation of contemporary pieces inspired by Jewish and Israeli culture. Before you read on, be prepared to fall in love with each and every one of their delicate pieces! They are simply too gorgeous not to. You will want to wear them all year long […]

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