Top 14 Romantic Gifts from Israel That Say "I Love You"
Whether for the Jewish love holiday of Tu B'Av, or as a birthday, wedding, or engagement gift or just because, there's no better way to express your love for your significant other than with a romantic gift from the Land of Israel! After all, Jewish tradition is all about love, with a number of examples of romantic couples in the Bible and even our own romantic holiday.
We have a wide selection of romantic and thoughtful gifts to wow the most special person in your life and show them how much you adore them - and all of our items are extra meaningful due to being designed and crafted right here in the Land of Israel by local artisans.
Browse our entire collection of love gifts here, or if you need some help picking out the perfect item for your beloved, check out our top 14 most special gifts that say "I love you":
We have to start off with one of our most romantic gifts ever: a beautifully polished, onyx stone pendant that's micro-inscribed in 24K gold with the phrase "I love you" in 120 languages in a chic circular design. The pendant is gracefully suspended from a triangular bail that is crafted from an elegant metal of your choosing: 925 sterling silver, 14K white or yellow gold, or gold plating. Made in the Land of Israel by the contemporary designers at Nano Jewelry, this special gift is sure to be treasured by your beloved!
This romantic papercut art from Jerusalemite graphic designer David Fisher beautifully showcases traditional Jewish symbols of love: two deer in the middle of a beautiful pomegranate tree design. At the bottom, in your choice of either Hebrew or English, are the words Matsati Et Sheahava Nafshi - "I have found the one whom my soul loves"- from the Song of Songs. This intricate piece of Jewish art makes for a beautiful gift for the one whom your soul loves, and is available in blue, green, or bordeaux colors, with the option to add a gold or silver frame.
Another unforgettable gift full of love and devotion is this exquisite 925 sterling silver and 9K gold ring from the master craftsmen at Emuna Studio. The elegant band is engraved with the ultimate Hebrew love line from the Song of Songs, "Ani LeDodi VeDodi Li" ("I am My Beloved's and My Beloved is Mine"), composed by King Solomon. Suitable for both men and women and available in a range of sizes, this lightweight ring is both comfortable for everyday wear and gorgeous enough for any special occasion.
Express your love and showcase the special connection in your relationship with this vibrantly colored, romantic sculpture from renowned contemporary Israeli artist David Gerstein. This free-standing, cut-out steel work of art captures a couple in love on a bike outing on a lovely spring day. Your significant other will love showing it off in their home and being reminded of you every time they look at it!
Handcrafted from sterling silver and 9K gold, this gorgeous and delicate spiral necklace features a blooming pearl and an engraved line from King Solomon's famous tribute to strong Jewish women from Proverbs 31:10, known as Eshet Chayil (The Woman of Valor). The inscription reads Eshet Chayil Mi Yimtza VerRachok Mipninim Michra ("Who can find a woman of valor? Her value is far beyond pearls.") The perfect piece to show the special woman in your life how much you admire her!
This adorable couple's mug set from the Land of Israel is the perfect gift for you and your loved one to adorn your kitchen and share a cup of coffee or tea together. You'll love this pair of his and hers coffee mugs made by Jerusalemite artist Barbara Shaw, featuring the male and female versions of the Hebrew term for "my love," Ahuvi and Ahuvati, along with a mustache design and puckered lips.
If your loved one enjoys vibrant wall art with a Jewish twist, get them this colorful metal heart wall hanging from famous Israeli designer Yair Emanuel. It's adorned with an intricate tree design featuring vivid birds and pomegranates, symbols commonly associated with love in Judaism. Combining sleek contemporary style with traditional motifis, this eye-catching work of art is sure to brighten up any room in your significant other's home.
Beautifully handcrafted by the Tel Aviv-based family-run studio Art in Clay, this ceramic plaque wall hanging features the phrase Eshet Chayil (Woman of Valor) in 24K gold detailing, inside a vibrant red pomegranate. Surrounding the pomegranate is a unique floral motif, with the opening line of the Woman of Valor hymn from Song of Songs engraved at the bottom in Hebrew. This beautiful work of art can be hung on a wall or set inside its own display stand, so the lucky recipient can show off your thoughtful gift to anyone who comes through the door!
Express the love shared between you and that special person in your life with this magnificent, customizable infinity necklace from the Land of Israel! Made from 24K gold-plated silver, in your choice of elegant yellow or romantic rose color, the necklace is shaped like an infinity symbol and can feature up to two names of your choosing in stylish English or Hebrew lettering. The gleaming golden finish and symbolism of eternity makes this a beautiful and meaningful gift to represent the bonds of your relationship!
Another gorgeous, must-have piece from acclaimed Jerusalem-based artist Yair Emanuel is this colorful, English/Hebrew "Love" wall hanging. Hand painted on metal, it features the words "Ahava" and "Love" stylishly decorated with vibrant colors and fun heart patterns. It will make a stunning display of contemporary art in any room in the home, while expressing both your devotion to your loved one and your connection to Israel.
Designed and custom-made in the Holy City of Jerusalem, this stylish name pendant necklace will make a one-of-a-kind treasured addition to any woman's jewelry collection. It's available in either white or yellow 14K gold, with a choice of thickness and chain length. Surprise your loved one with a personalized gift that shows off their Jewish pride by displaying their name or nickname in a chic, classic Hebrew script - and we can even translate any English name to Hebrew for you.
Give the special man in your life the gift of timeless style and a subtle nod to his Jewish heritage with this elegant watch from Adi Watches, the famous Israeli watchmakers known for their high-quality craftsmanship that even the Israeli Army relies on. 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.
This chic silver and leather bracelet will wow any fashion-forward gal or guy while letting them know how much you love them! Made by the Israel Museum, its center charm is modeled after the famous Ahava (Love) sculpture standing in the museum's gardens in Jerusalem. Choose from classy sterling silver with a red or black leather band, or elegant gold-plated silver with black leather, to match your beloved's personal style and watch them cherish it for years to come!
Get your loved one a thoughtful and meaningful Jewish item they'll cherish forever! This magnificent Tanach (Hebrew Bible) volume from renowned Israeli religious publisher Koren Jerusalem is sure to be appreciated whether your recipient takes part in regular Torah study or is simply connecting with their Jewish heritage. One of the most highly acclaimed Hebrew-English Bibles ever published, the volume features a modern translation by leading Biblical scholars, an easy-to-read Hebrew font, and an array of helpful annotations, maps, charts, and illustrations.
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