Meet the Ketubah Artist: Aliza Boyer

Photo: Courtesy of Aliza Boyer Tell us a little bit about yourself and your background. I have been creating hand-lettered and handmade ketubahs and other contemporary ritual objects through my design studio, Ketubah Graphia, for over 17 years, alongside other artistic practices including painting, drawing, and sculpting. After studying art at the Claremont Colleges in […]

Meet the Owners: Orna and Yair Moore of the Canaan Gallery

Photo: Courtesy of Canaan Gallery What inspired you to start your business, Canaan Gallery? The story of the inspiration of Canaan Gallery starts with two loose ends Orna and Yair Moore. As a ten years old girl Orna remembers babysitting her neighbour’s daughter. The neighbour used to go to a small room and Orna through […]

Meet the Ketubah Artist: Lauren Lowenstein

Photo: Courtesy of Lauren Lowenstein Tell us a little bit about yourself and your background.  I’m originally from New York City, but moved to Washington DC for college and very much consider it to be my home. After graduating from college, I participated in a program called Avodah – the Jewish Service Corps, which really […]

Meet the Photographer: Tova Schprecher

Photo: Courtesy of Tova Schprecher Tell us a little bit about yourself and your background. I was born in Israel and when I was about 14 my family moved to Montreal for a few years. I got married to my husband, who is from Belgium, in Montreal. After a year living in Montreal we moved to […]

60 Stunning Vanity Bags for your next getaway!

Many of our readers enjoy the occasional weekend away from home and we have to admit we do so as well. Sometimes you just need to get out of the city, breathe some fresh air, and recharge your batteries. Self-care, after all, is very important. One of the most important items to take with you […]