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New Free Pattern: Hand Embroidery Pattern for Tallit Atarah: “We Will Build this World with Love”
Atarah / embroidery / Free Patterns / Tallit

New Free Pattern: Hand Embroidery Pattern for Tallit Atarah: “We Will Build this World with Love”

I’ve really been inspired by people who’ve put themselves on the line for the sake of building a better world. I’ve been looking for ways to contribute, if only small ways. This is one of those small ways. It’s a pattern for a hand embroidered atarah, a neckpiece for a tallit prayer shawl. The design … Continue reading

Wheat: Jewish Symbol of Abundance and God’s Promises Fulfilled
Holidays / Shavuot / Symbols

Wheat: Jewish Symbol of Abundance and God’s Promises Fulfilled

Wheat. It’s the quintessential summer crop. And a widely-evoked symbol in Jewish art and design. In the Torah, wheat is one of the seven species of agricultural crops that signify the abundance of the Promised Land. The association comes from the Torah narrative of the Israelites’ approach to the Promised Land after traveling for forty … Continue reading