Posts Tagged ‘ fashion ’

The Jewish Fashion Photographer of Nazi Germany

February 10, 2014
By
Yva

There was a time when Else Neuländer-Simon, known as Yva, was the premier fashion and portrait photographer of her day. Born in Germany to a Jewish middle-class family, Yva opened her own photography studio when she was just 25 years old, and quickly became a sought-after talent. Her photos were published extensively in…

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The Israeli-American Music Mogul

August 27, 2013
By
diwon2

Remember the Israeli keffiyeh controversy? Semitic Swag, the LA “lifestyle brand” behind it, is headed by…

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Hasidic Chic

October 28, 2011
By
fashion

For New York Fashion Week back in 1993, designer Jean-Paul Gaultier became–according to the New York Times–”the…

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Tel Aviv Chique

March 18, 2011
By
earlyspring5

The cutting-edge clothing store Urban Outfitters just released…

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Challah Makers’ Local 613

November 26, 2010
By
Challah makers

What’s with the Jewish ideal of wanting our…

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