Posts Tagged ‘ fashion ’

The Auschwitz Survivor Behind Haute Couture

June 9, 2015
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thejewniverse.com/2015/the-auschwitz-survivor-behind-haute-couture

At the age of 14, Martin Greenfield was uprooted from an idyllic Czechoslovakian childhood and deported to Auschwitz, where the notorious Doctor Mengele separated him from his family. One of his first memories from the death camp was Mengele’s shiny black boots. After being separated from his parents, grandparents, sisters,…

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Anti-Semitism Got You Down? Try the Magic Kippah.

January 27, 2015
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Anti-Semitism Got You Down? Try the Magic Kippah.

Last week, the Associated Press reported that, in response to the increasing numbers of anti-Semitic attacks…

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The Jew Behind the Monokini

July 2, 2014
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The Jew Behind the Monokini

It can’t be said that the Nazis launched many fashion careers, but when, after the Anschluss, Hitler banned nudity…

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The Jewish Fashion Photographer of Nazi Germany

February 10, 2014
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Yva

There was a time when Else Neuländer-Simon, known…

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The Israeli-American Music Mogul

August 27, 2013
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diwon2

Remember the Israeli keffiyeh controversy? Semitic Swag, the LA…

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Hasidic Chic

October 28, 2011
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fashion

For New York Fashion Week back in 1993,…

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Tel Aviv Chique

March 18, 2011
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earlyspring5

The cutting-edge clothing store Urban Outfitters just released…

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Challah Makers’ Local 613

November 26, 2010
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Challah makers

What’s with the Jewish ideal of wanting our…

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