by: Nachman Klieman
Gift shopping in Israel for friends and relatives living there is now simplified and can be accomplished from the comfort of your home through Israeli online stores. The options for Made in Israel wedding, Bar/Bat Mitzvah, birthday, engagement, or even long distance house warming gifting are vast. Just imagine, you no longer have to ship long distance or be concerned if your gift will arrive intact or on time. Here are five practical suggestions for your gift shopping in Israel convenience.
Baby Gifts – With grandchildren, or children of friends on the way in Israel, it can be reassuring to be able to express your joy in their blessed event even though you can’t be there in person. A Mezuzah case for the baby’s room, a toy, wall decoration or clothing are all practical gift options.
Bat Mitzvah Gifts – Bat Mitzvah age girls just love jewelry that they can see and be seen in at school, or on festive occasions. Another popular Bat Mitzvah gift suggestion is their first Candle Holders for Shabbat or Holiday use.
Bar Mitzvah Gifts – The Bar Mitzvah, coming of age ceremony, is a memorable experience for a young man, especially when he is wearing a Tallit that was woven in Israel. Other Bar Mitzvah gift suggestions can include a personal Kiddush Cup, bracelet, or Star of David pendant.
Weddings and Simchas – Silver wedding gifts are made to last a lifetime whether in the form of a Kiddush Cup, Candlesticks, or decorative and festive table pieces. Other popular wedding gifts can be a personalized door sign, a Mezuzah case, or a handmade glass serving piece.
Home Styling Gifts – A gift for a new home in Israel or as a gift for an anniversary or a personal message to say you care will be appreciated and used with great pride. Gift buying in Israel for someone living there is a practical solution for anyone who wants to shorten the distance between a loved one or friend.