Top 13 Made-in-Israel Gifts for the Home
What better way to bring Jewish tradition into your or a loved one's home than with a beautiful piece of Jewish-themed home décor from some of Israel's best artists? These meaningful gifts include timeless and artistic pieces of Judaica, vibrant depictions of Jerusalem, and art that incorporates traditional blessings, Biblical themes, or Jewish symbolism.
Jewish home items make for stunning holiday, housewarming, or wedding gifts that will continue to bring joy and Jewish pride to the lucky recipients for years to come! To help you narrow down from our vast selection of Jewish home décor, we've compiled our top 13 favorite pieces below.
Sanctify every Shabbat in style and add a stunning piece of art to your tableware with this chic silver kiddush cup from Lion of Judah Studio in Jerusalem! The cup is expertly engraved with an Old City of Jerusalem motif, detailed with gold plating and added gems reminiscent of the chosen mishpat, the breastplate of the Temple High Priest. The stem is made with a textured look like the bricks of the Old City, and base is designed like the cup with a matching saucer. Whether for yourself or a lucky loved one, this piece is sure to bring joy to any Jewish home!
This striking, minimalist wall hanging is made out of stainless steel and features a short but poignant Hebrew home blessing: "BaBayit Zeh Tishreh Ahava Bracha Shefa Parnassa Simcha Shalom" ("In this house shall dwell love, blessing, plenty, livelihood, joy, and peace"). Made by prominent Israeli artist Dorit Judaica, this piece is sure to stand out in any room and bring a touch of both traditional faith and stylish contemporary design.
This elegant menorah with crisscrossing colorful branches seamlessly blends traditional and modern influences and comes from Lion of Judah Studio, right in Jerusalem. Add one of several options of traditional Israeli-made candles or our pre-filled oil cups, and you'll have a stunning Hanukkah menorah for your table or windowsill. With a Star of David in the middle, and a range of color choices, it's not just an eye-catching piece of Judaica but a beautiful decoration for every day of the year!
Adorn your home with a touch of contemporary Israeli art and layers of Jewish imagery with this magnificent, colorful sculpture from acclaimed Israeli artist David Gerstein. The piece is shaped like a Hamsa hand and features the Hebrew words "Shalom al Israel" ("Peace upon Israel") along with an array of symbolic Jewish motifs: the Western Wall, Star of David, Shabbat candlesticks, menorah, Ten Commandments tablets, dove, wine cup, a pomegranate, and more.
This elegant glass challah tray from Jerusalemite artist Jordana Klein will add warmth to every Shabbat in your home, and makes for a festive gift for any occasion. It features a candlestick and challah design set against an array of beautiful, vibrant colors. You can even add a special stand at an extra cost, to display it as a gorgeous, contemporary work of art when not being used to cut and serve challah.
Masterfully hand-crafted from sterling silver by Jerusalem-area artisan Shoham Simchi, these stunning filigree design Shabbat candlesticks combine traditional Yemenite craftsmanship with an Eastern European Hasidic design in a musical klezmer motif. These gorgeous, intricate pieces are sure to be a treasured family keepsake for years to come!
Grab this limited-edition piece of art in the form of a 24k gold-plated mezuzah case before it's too late! It features a lithograph print adaptation of a painting by the famous 20th-century artist Marc Chagall, titled "I am the Lord thy God" and featuring the Children of Israel receiving the Ten Commandments. It's also a piece of Israeli history - 5748 copies were produced in the Hebrew year 5748 (1988) in honor of the 40th anniversary of Israel's independence. Each mezuzah case comes with an official certificate of authenticity, and a mezuzah parchment scroll is also available at an additional cost.
This stunning, silver-plated Lion of Judah sculpture is sure to be a beautiful addition to your or a loved one's home! Inspired by the Biblical Lion of Judah, representing the Tribe of Judah and the city of Jerusalem, the detailed sculpture expertly showcases a male lion's face, mane, and gleaming body. A powerful reminder of our Biblical tradition and the legacy of Jerusalem, via a unique and meaningful work of art from the Land of Israel.
The seven-branched menorah once stood in the Holy Temple, and replicas of it have been used as a symbol of the Jewish people for centuries. So what better way to connect to Jewish tradition and faith than by having a beautiful menorah inspired by the one in the Temple standing on your table or mantle? This beautiful piece from the Land of Israel features decorative representations of the city of Jerusalem on its base, and comes in gold, silver, or a combination of gold and silver plating. Honor Jewish history and ancient ritual in style, and add a meaningful Jewish symbol to your home!
Get a Biblical gift and an actual piece of the Land of Israel with this Ten Commandments tablets sculpture, made out of gorgeous red Jerusalem Stone quarried in the Judean hills. The statuette is shaped like the two tablets of the Biblical Ten Commandments and etched with golden Hebrew letters representing the commandments. It's available in a choice of sizes and comes with a stone back allowing it to stand with ease, so it can be beautifully displayed anywhere in the home or office.
It's common Jewish tradition to hang a reminder of Jerusalem in one's home, and this stainless steel cut-out wall hanging will be that special reminder in any home! Designed by acclaimed Israeli artist Dorit Judaica, it features the poignant verse from Psalms, "if I forget thee, O' Jerusalem, let my right hand forget itself," in a traditional Hebrew script and elegant layout.
Add a fun piece of Jewish art and humor to your home décor, with this wooden wall clock imprinted with Israeli artist Martin Holt's colorful portrayal of Moses splitting the waters of a swimming pool lane in order to allow a Hasidic athlete to run instead of swim to the other side. Both beautifully detailed and humorous, this piece will show off your Jewish pride and enliven your home for many years to come!
This limited-edition, colorful ceramic plaque has been handcrafted by the artists at Tel Aviv family-run studio Art in Clay, and features a beautiful Tree of Life design. Bring this poignant Biblical symbol of life and creation into your home, while supporting artists from the Land of Israel! The plaque comes with its own stand or can be hung on a wall, so you can show off your Biblical roots and Jewish pride however you like.
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