• Holiday Gift Guide: Hanukkah

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    hanukkah gift guide

    With the holidays just around the corner, many of our Jewish friends have headed to FaithHaus - looking for unique gifts for Hanukkah.  At FaithHaus, we hand select artisans and makers of Jewish-themed wares, supporting small and local business all over the world.

    Whether you're a practicing Jew, or attending Hanukkah festivities and looking for a gift for the host-we have just the thing.  Below you'll find a Hanukah Holiday Guide, with gifts perfect for every age.

    1.   Newlyweds & New Homeowners:  Branch Menorah - $150

    Created by an Israeli artisan, this modern Menorah is the perfect gift for a couple entering their next phase of life, beginning to create their own familial traditions.  This contemporary menorah will be an anchor of family Hanukkah traditions, for generations to come.  Link here.

    Modern Jewish Menorah Hanukah gift

    Another option for new homeowners is a beautiful and contemporary Mezuzah, to hang in their new home.  $99

    2.  The Family Chef: Kosher Serving Boards - $64 

    Trying to maintain a kosher kitchen when your house is full of friends and family can be difficult, especially if your guests don't know what system your kitchen uses!  These kosher boards made from Oregon Burl Maple are gentle reminders of what foods they can be appropriately used with, and a great gift for the amateur Iron Chef in your life.  Link here.

    Maple serving board kosher hanukah gift

    3.  Baby Gifts for the Newest Members of the Family $64                                             

    Family Hanukkah festivities may be the first time you meet the newest (and cutest!) additions to the family.  Welcome your new little ones into the faith with a Shalom Mobile.  Link here.

    Jewish baby mobil present hanukah

    4.  The World Traveler - $28    

    We all have that sibling or cousin who seems to always post on social media from a different place in the world!  This pewter cylinder holds a traditional Old Testament prayer of protection. Whether embarking on a literal or a symbolic journey, it is meant to help you feel strong and safe by connecting you to your faith.  (Also a great gift for those starting college in 2017!)  Link here.

    Jewish Travel Prayer Roll Keychain Hanukah

     5.  The Fashionistas

    This Star of David bracelet is the perfect gift for Fashionistas of all ages.  The 14 karat gold filed chain can be wrapped three times around the wrist as a stylish bracelet, or used as a long necklace.   $115

    Star of David Hanukah Bracelet

    Have a bearded fashionista in the family?  Get him kosher beard oil, that helps transform a scruffy beard into a soft and coiffed as the hair on your head. It also does double-duty moisturizing his face at the same time.  $15.

    Beard Oil Hanukah Gift

    6.  For Mom:  Shabbat Candle Holders - $105

    It's likely that your mother has been using the same candle holders for years, creating a sense of tradition in the family.   By getting her additional (not replacement!) Shabbat Candle Holders, you're communicating you appreciate her years of guidance and care taking.  Link here.

    Modern Shabbat Candleholders for Hanukah

    7.  For Everyone Else - $15 for 6 

    If you're overwhelmed with choices, another good option is to slip a check (or receipt to a non-profit organization!) into a "Happy Chanukah" money holder card.  This is one FaithHaus' most popular items, helping people focus on the message of the season - instead of stressing out about buying gifts.  Link here.

    Chanukah Gift Envelope

    Did we miss anyone on your list?  Comment below, and we'll be happy to assist you.  And be sure to join our email list for special offers and coupons (signup in our website footer)!

    Happy Hanukkah- FH

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