Chanukah Gift Guide
Stumped on what to get this year? Here are a selection of items and brands that feature unique, thoughtful pieces this holiday season.
Happy Festival of Lights! Celebrate the 8 days of Hanukkah with this festive box, which offers 8 different chocolate treats for the young and young at heart! With chocolate covered, chocolate dipped, and pure chocolate goodies, this box is overflowing with delicious surprises that every chocolate lover will enjoy. Hanukkah sameach! Each Happy Hanukkah Box includes 4 Pretzel Rounds with Blue and White Nonpareils, Milk and Dark-Chocolate-Covered Popcorn, 4 Milk Chocolate-Covered Sandwich Cookies, 4 Chocolate Dipped Marshmallows (2 Dark and 2 Milk with Blue and White Nonpareils), Chocolate Menorah, 2 Milk Chocolate Happy Chanukah Lollipops, Blue and White Nonpareils, and a Happy Hanukkah Milk Chocolate Bar. OU Kosher Certified, available at sugar-plum.com.
Artful gifts from MCASD La Jolla
The Museum of Contemporary Art, La Jolla has lots to offer when it comes to holiday gifts. Each purchase at The Shop at MCASD directly supports the work of the Museum. A great gift for kids, the Andy Warhol Marilyn Paint By Numbers Kit from Galison includes line-drawing of Warhol’s iconic Marilyn Monroe masterpiece. This paint by numbers piece is designed for anyone who wants to replicate Warhol’s famous work, and comes with one wooden easel, two paint brushes, and six acrylic paints. Available at shopmcasd.com.
Support Israeli business by shopping Barbara Shaw Gifts this Chanukah
Barbara Shaw’s passion is to artistically present Israel and Judaica in a fresh way, fusing the ancient with the contemporary. Barbara Shaw items are designed, sewn and printed in Jerusalem in an ethical, all-woman workshop. The Chanukah Gift Box includes: potato Latke-recipe apron, chanukah icons hand towel, sufganiyot coaster set of 4, hipster latkes coasters set of 4, ‘Nes Gadol’/miracle baby onesie and baby bib, 2 fabric gelt bags, build-your-own wooden dreidel and a chanukah songs CD. Available at barbarashawgifts.com.
Medical Scrubs Collection Infinity Footwear BOLT
These chic shoes have a breathable, flexible knit upper for all-day comfort, especially if you’re prone to swollen feet. Underneath, an ultra-cushiony midsole with airbag adds even more comfort. Also features an oil- and slip-resistant sole and a removable, shock absorbing latex-free polyurethane insole with arch support and heel cupping for stability and all-day comfort. The interior lining and insole are also treated with Certainty® antimicrobial technology to inhibit the growth of microbes that cause odor. Available at medicalscrubscollection.com
Luxury Judaica with Handcrafted Artisanry
ATOOF, a new luxury artisanal heirloom brand, has released a distinguished collection of meticulously handcrafted Jewish ritual objects. Every piece in its collection is thoughtfully designed in New York City by its founders and meticulously crafted by skilled artisans in Mumbai, with a commitment to exceptional quality. Drawing inspiration from Jewish heritage and ancient Rabbinic text, Atoof’s products embody a deep sense of spirituality and artistic expression. The debut collection includes 13 unique tallit bags, tefillin bags, challah covers, and a matzah cover and afikomen set. The collection is available for purchase on the Atoof website, atoofcollective.com.