10 Best Winter Gifts from Israel
We're fully in the winter season, in that awkward time between holidays when the weather is usually bleak and spirits are lower - so why not cheer yourself or a loved one up with a fun gift from Israel! We've got the best items to warm you up and provide some winter joy, from comforting teas and nourishing skincare to cozy sweatshirts, bright tableware, and more. And all our gifts are extra special due to hailing straight from local artisans in the Land of Israel.
Check out our top 10 winter gifts suggestions below - sure to hit the spot and put a smile on anyone's face this time of year. And they make great gifts for birthdays, anniversaries, special occasions, or just because!
This couple's teatime set from the Land of Israel is the perfect gift for you and your loved one to share together and warm up on a cold winter day! It comes with a pair of his and hers coffee mugs by Jerusalemite artist Barbara Shaw featuring the Hebrew words "Boker Tov Yafah/Yafeh Sheli" ("good morning my beautiful/my handsome"), along with a box of classic Wissotzky mint tea and a package of delicious halva snacks - a scrumptious treat of Israel's best to share with your favorite person.
If you're looking for something to keep you cozy and show off your Jewish identity and Israel pride, look no further than our iconic "I Stand with Israel" sweatshirt straight from the Holy Land! It features a large Israeli flag design and is available in 5 different colors (navy blue, white, grey, olive green, and black) and a range of sizes, made from high-quality cotton and designed exclusively for Judaica WebStore.
Pamper yourself and protect your skin from the harsh winter air with the healing properties of Dead Sea minerals, with this fantastic skincare set from Edom Cosmetics. Included are Edom's specially-formulated anti-aging products to nourish and rejuvenate the skin: a face serum, night cream, anti-wrinkle cream, and a bonus revitalizing mud mask for free! It also makes a thoughtful gift for any woman who cares about the health of her skin or just loves indulging in the best self-care that Israel's natural Dead Sea minerals can offer.
Indulge in the best of the "Land of Milk and Honey" this winter, with this delicious gift set from Israeli artisanal brand Lin’s Farm. It includes top-of-the-line kosher cabernet sauvignon red wine from Jerusalem Wineries, pure Israeli olive oil, and all-natural wildflower honey from the Judean hills. The set comes in a chic gift box and makes a perfect present for anyone looking to bring the taste of Israel home.
Add some Jewish wisdom to your morning routine with this inspirational coffee mug from Tel Aviv designer Ofek Wertman, featuring the beautiful words of the Hasidic leader Rabbi Nachman: "HaYom Bo Noladeta Hu HaYom Bo Hichlit HaKadosh Baruch Hu Shehaolam Eino Yachol LeHitkayem Biladecha" ("The day on which you were born was the day that God decided that the world could not exist without you"). The design features yellow lettering on a vibrant blue background, and is stylish and eye-catching as well as meaningful!
Remember Jerusalem this winter and the rest of the year with this colorful, hand-painted serving bowl featuring a laser-cut Jerusalem scene by famous Israeli artist Yair Emanuel. Perfect for special occasions as well as everyday meals and available in a choice of two different sizes, it will remind you and your guests of the Land of Israel wherever you are with its vibrant, detailed design.
A unique product of the Land of Israel, this natural, semi-dry pomegranate fruit wine is hand-produced in Kibbutz Ga’aton in the Galilee in a traditional cottage industry fashion, giving it a delicious home-made taste. It’s full of antioxidants and the rich nutrients of the pomegranate - great for both body and spirit - and is certified kosher by the Israeli Rabbinate. You’ll have a new appreciation for Judaism’s most famous fruit and for Israel’s natural bounty after tasting this outstanding wine!
Another gorgeous, must-have piece from Jerusalem-based artist Yair Emanuel is this set of shabbat candlesticks featuring a modern design imbued with the traditional symbolism of the pomegranate. Made from stainless steel in a sleek, contemporary shape, each candlestick boasts a chic hammered finish and is decorated with an elegant pomegranate branch motif. A beautiful way of bringing light to your shabbats this winter and the rest of the year!
This colorful, eye-catching wall hanging from religious Israeli designer Dorit Judaica is made up of 11 different expressions of blessing in Hebrew. They are: bracha, simcha, shefa, mazal, nachat, shalom, parnassah, briyut, osher, hatzlacha, and ahava - blessing, happiness, abundance, luck, pride, peace, livelihood, health, wealth, success, and love. Sleek and modern yet meaningful, it's sure to brighten up any room and bring joy to anyone who comes through the door.
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, while expressing her Jewish pride and heritage. It's available in either white or yellow 14K gold, with a choice of thickness and chain length. Choose any name or nickname to be written in a chic, classic Hebrew script - and we can even translate any English name to Hebrew for you.