Great Gifts from Israel to Show Off Your Jewish Pride
Israel's Independence Day is coming up on May 5th, 2022, so it's the perfect season to show off your Jewish pride! We also have Yom HaShoah, or Holocaust Remembrance Day, observed in Israel and in Jewish communities around the world on April 28th - and many Jews commemorate the Holocaust by expressing their heritage and identity loud and proud in defiance of those who tried to destroy us.
Whether for yourself or a loved one, for a holiday or special occasion or just because, a great way to connect with and display your Jewish identity is through Jewish pride gifts from the Land of Israel! Our store carries a variety of items specially designed by local Israeli artists to celebrate your Jewishness, such as:
Given the very wide selection of Israeli-made Jewish pride items, we’ve compiled our top 15 below to give you some shopping inspiration!
The Star of David is the most recognizable symbol of the Jewish people, and a pendant necklace featuring this special motif is a meaningful way of connecting with your Jewish identity. This classic Star of David pendant necklace is crafted from sterling silver by Judean Hills Jewelry, and versatile and elegant enough to match any outfit. It comes with a choice of silver chain or black silicone cord in a variety of lengths to accommodate any personal style.
The Israeli flag with its striking Star of David design is the ultimate show of Jewish pride. And what better way to display both your Jewish identity and your support for the Jewish state than with our popular "I Stand with Israel" t-shirt designed in the Holy Land! It features a large Israeli flag design and is available in several different classic colors and a range of sizes.
Crafted by famous Israeli designer Rafael Jewelry in your choice of sterling silver or 14K yellow gold, this stunning, luxurious necklace features the iconic Hebrew symbol chai, which means "life," set with polished Eilat Stone, Israel’s national gemstone. Wear your Jewish values with pride and have an instant connection to a piece of the Land of Israel wherever you go!
Adorn your home with a touch of contemporary Israeli art and layers of Jewish imagery with this magnificent, colorful sculpture from 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.
Give the gift of Jewish pride straight from Israel with this suede IDF kippah! It features a military camouflage pattern and is decorated with the official insignia of the Israeli Army and the acronym "IDF" (Israeli Defense Forces) in both Hebrew and English. Perfect for both adults and kids to show off their love for the army of the Jewish people in a traditional yet fun way, whether at synagogue, home, or school.
Designed and custom-made in the Holy City of Jerusalem, this stylish Hebrew name pendant necklace will make a one-of-a-kind treasured jewelry item and a special connection to one’s Jewish heritage. It features a beautiful Torah script plated with 24K gold, with a choice of thickness and chain length. Choose any Hebrew name or nickname - and we can even translate any English name to Hebrew for you.
This exceptional kinetic wall clock from Israeli designer Ofek Wertman will wow your guests or make for a stunning and unique gift! The clock consists of four layered metal plates in various sizes printed with the Star of David design in parts. With a rotating mechanism, every day the Star of David symbol will be completed four times – twice at 12 and twice at 6. It can be hung up on a wall or stood up on any surface with its own stand, so it can bring its wonderfully unique style to any area of the house!
Wear your Jewish pride on your sleeve with this elegant watch from Adi Watches, the famous Israeli watchmakers known for their high-quality craftsmanship. The gold-plated analog watch is set on a comfortable leather band and elegantly displays the time using Hebrew letters in a classic script, along with a mechanical date display. Both stylish and functional, it’s even water-resistant up to 30 meters below the surface.
Featuring the Israeli flag and the Hebrew words "Am Yisrael Chai" (The People of Israel Lives), this cotton t-shirt is both high-quality and full of meaning. The phrase originally comes from the Bible, and is today used as a slogan representing Jewish resilience and unity, especially as manifested by our people's sovereignty in the Land of Israel. With several colors to choose from, you can rock your love for Israel and pride in the Jewish people in style.
Another gorgeous and meaningful piece from Israeli luxury designer Rafael Jewelry is this handcrafted Star of David pendant necklace, in a choice of 14K white or yellow gold. It features a modern interlocking design and is embossed with the timeless Jewish expression of faith, Shema Yisrael (“Hear O Israel our Lord is God our Lord is One”). This elegant piece from the Land of Israel is sure to be treasured for years to come - a perfect blend of traditional faith and contemporary fashion.
One of the most famous lines from Psalms (137) says, "if I forget thee, O' Jerusalem, let my right hand forget itself." Designed by Dorit Judaica, this stainless steel cut-out wall hanging features the verse in a traditional Hebrew script. Remember our people’s special connection to the Holy City of Jerusalem and the Land of Israel with this stunning piece of home décor!
Wear your Jewish pride wherever you go with this handmade knitted kippah embroidered with a prominent blue Star of David. Both reminiscent of the Israeli flag and utilizing the most famous Jewish symbol, it’s the perfect emblem of one’s Jewish identity. And it makes for a stylish yet traditional gift for a loved one!
Combine two of Judaism’s most poignant symbols with this stylish, unisex sterling silver necklace! It features a Hamsa, the traditional Jewish symbol that represents Divine protection against the evil eye, with a Star of David set inside it - in your choice of matching silver or eye-catching gold plating. A variety of silver chain lengths is also available, so it's sure to fit any age and wearing preference. This unique and meaningful piece is sure to stand out and bring joy and pride to the lucky wearer!
Add a colorful element of Jewish pride and symbolism to your home with this hand painted metal wall hanging from famous Jerusalem-based artist Yair Emanuel. Masterfully crafted, it combines multiple classic Jewish decorative motifs, by featuring a Star of David adorned with an elaborate pomegranate design and a refined filigree motif. Both beautiful and meaningful, this wall art will take a prominent place in your home for years to come!
Another beautiful item straight from the Jerusalem studio of renowned Israeli Judaica artist Yair Emanuel is this elegant embroidered cotton set - featuring a tallit along with a matching tallit bag and kippah, all adorned with vibrant blue designs incorporating Star of David motifs. Available in a choice of two different sizes, it makes for a beautiful and meaningful way of connecting to Jewish ritual.
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