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Debbie McIntyre Character Dolls

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Debbie McIntyre Character Dolls

Debbie McIntyre’s Character Dolls are one-of-a-kind, unique creations. Each character is hand sculpted individually from a polymer clay and each of the costumes are hand sewn.  These dolls have faces that look so natural that you will do a double-take when you see them. If you have a collector in the family, a Debbie McIntyre doll is a great gift to give during Hanukkah. Each doll you purchase from Traditions Jewish Gifts comes with a certificate of authenticity to verify its uniqueness.

If you or someone close to you loves then the Bagel Vendor is a perfect choice! It paints the picture of standing on the lower east side early in the morning getting that hot bagel on the way to work. The doll is all hand crafted and each detail is carefully done to recreate the good old days. This sculpture is almost 17 inches tall and would look great in a living room or family room.

Are you a music and theater fanatic? The realistic Fiddler Doll is a one of a kind creation by Debbie McIntyre. You can almost hear the music from it. The doll will bring you back to the good old days and watching the play On The Roof. Each of these made are signed originals. Fiddler Doll

Sculpture dolls bring so  much joy, entertainment and conversation to any household. They most certainly would make anyone smile during the Festival of Lights!  Happy Chanukah.

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Hanukkah Desserts Are Yummy

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Hanukkah Desserts Are Yummy

A great Hanukkah celebration isn’t complete without such as sufganiyot, gelt, rugelach, palmiers, kugel, , cookies and macaroons. One sounds and tastes better than the next.  They all make your mouth water! Well Traditions Jewish Gifts can’t do the baking for you but we can give you a few tools that can make your Hanukkah desserts very festive and delicious.

The Silicone Dreidel Mold helps make delicious treats in dreidel shapes. Ideal for chocolate and jello the mold makes 8 dreidel shapes for you and your guests to enjoy during Hanukkah.

The Chanukah Cupcake Decorating Set comes with everything you need to decorate festive cupcakes. All you need to do is bake them in the oven and the decorating set takes care of the rest. The set includes 12 cupcake holders, 12 toppers in assorted designs and 3 cupcake stencils. Don’t know how to make cupcakes? Don’t worry, there is even a cupcake on the back of the box!

Are you a cookie lover? Now you can make cookies in popular Hanukkah shapes using the Metal Chanukah Cookie Cutters. Make them in the shape of , Menorahs or Jewish Stars for a unique holiday look. These three Chanukah come nicely gift boxed and are a great inexpensive gift for someone that loves to bake cookies.  cupcake set

Hanukkah is just a few weeks away!  Gift shopping is very important but making the perfect desserts are also important as well. From everyone at Traditions Jewish Gifts, have a great Hanukkah celebration.

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Hanukkah Means Delicious Potato Latkes

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Hanukkah Means Delicious Potato Latkes

Besides gifts, fried potato are one of the most popular traditions of Hanukkah celebrations. Fried latkes, also known as potato pancakes or in Hebrew as Levivot are eaten on Hanukkah to commemerate the oil that miraculously burned for eight days when the Maccabees purified and rededicated the holy Temple in Jerusalem. Here is a popular latke that will make about 20 pancakes:

Ingredients:

  • 5 potatoes
  • 2 onions
  • 3 eggs
  • 1 tsp. salt
  • 1/4 tsp. pepper
  • between 1/4 to 3/4 cup all-purpose flour
  • oil for frying (canola is recommended)

Preparation:

1. Peel potatoes. Place in a bowl of cold water so they won’t turn brown.
2. When ready to prepare the latkas, drain the potatoes. Place potatoes and onions in a food processor fitted with a knife blade. Pulse until smooth. Drain mixture well.
3. Pour potato mixture into a large bowl. Add beaten eggs. Add salt and pepper. Add enough flour so that the mixture holds together.
4. Pour 1 inch of oil into a large, deep frying pan. Heat the oil over medium-high heat.
5. Carefully drop 1/4 cup of the potato mixture into the hot oil.
6. Flatten the pancake slightly so the center will cook.
7. Fry for several minutes on each side until golden brown and cooked through.
8. Drain on paper towels. latkes

Traditions Jewish Gifts has a lot of great accessories to compliment your latkes and your latke serving during Hanukkah.

The Ceramic Latke Platter With Side Bowl is the perfect serving dish to serve your delicious home-made latkes along with your favorite condiment – or . This colorfully painted platter is 13″l x 8.75″ w.  The Official Chanukah Latke Server would go great with your platter and side bowl. This stainless steel serving spatula is 11″ x 3″ and has the word latke cut out.  Both of there items are a festive way to serve your latkes! Happy Hanukkah from Traditions Jewish Gifts!

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Susan Fullenbaum Judaica Art

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Susan Fullenbaum Judaica Art

Susan Fullenbaum has been creating hand crafted stained glass art for more than 30 years. Her art is represented in juried art shows, galleries and exhibitions nationwide. She teaches the art and mechanics of stained glass to Judaic educators, mentors and apprentices. Susan is a member of Artsites and the American Guild of .

Traditions Jewish Gifts now gives you the opportunity to put some of her hand crafted art in your own living room, including great gifts for ! The Hanukkah Candle Container is very unique and is a great way to keep your Hanukkah candles organized throughout The Festival of Lights. This is made of stained glass and measures 5″l x 4″w x 3″h.  Whether you need a gift for your boss, employee, or if you need a Hanukkah hostess gift, this stained glass candle box by Susan Fullenbaum is very unique and will provide years of enjoyment.

Are you or someone you know a cycling enthusiast?  Traditions Jewish Gifts has the gift just right for them and you!  The Bicycle Menorah by Susan Fullenbaum is fun and would look great in any room of the house.  The is hand crafted and measures 11.5″w x 6″h. Susan Fullenbuam’s is very eye-catching and unique and is a perfect gift for Hanukkah or any other holiday.

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Get Into The Hanukkah Spirit With Tamara Baskin Art

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Get Into The Hanukkah Spirit With Tamara Baskin Art

Hanukkah is one of the most exciting times of the year for Jewish people around the world. You get to exchange gifts with friends and family and enjoy great food. This is also the time of the year where you get to take out the and light the ! The Tamara Baskin Art Glass studio designs and creates some of the most unique, functional art pieces today including many beautiful items for Hanukkah.

Lets talk dreidels. The Contemporary Stripe Dreidel handcrafted by the Tamara Baskin Art Glass Studio features a fusion of colorful glass and is 2″ wide. The Red Beaded Glass Collectors Dreidel is created with fused art glass, blown glass beads and silver metal accents. Both dreidel’s are fused directly into the glass with the Hebrew letters: Nun, Gimel, Hay, And Shin which together form the acronym for “A Great Miracle Happened There”. Since each piece is hand made and unique, No two will be exactly alike. Contemporary Glass Menorah

Tamara Baskin features a variety of beautiful menorahs for Hanukkah. The Contemporary Glass Menorah is decorated with colorful, geometric pieces of fused glass and is also hand-made. This menorah is 8 1/2″ wide x 6″ tall and would look amazing in any windowsill.

Now when you purchase any Tamara Baskin Art Glass product between today and November 24, 2011 you’ll get 10% off from Traditions Jewish Gifts! Just enter the promo code TBSAVE10 at checkout.

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