My first project for Remodelista was writing a few minimalist menorah. That was 10 years in the past, and although I’ve remained on the menorah beat ever since—see final 12 months’s 10 Designs for Hanukah and Past—the alternatives, from a design standpoint, have left one thing to be desired. I actually earlier than signing on with Remodelista had resorted to the least baroque menorah I might discover for my youngsters: so tiny, it’s sized for birthday candles.
Vogue publicist Dana Hollar Schwartz encountered the identical dearth of choices whereas l in search of a mezuzah, the miniature scroll of Torah verses held on the doorways of Jewish houses. Seeing a chance, Schwartz collaborated with Toronto-based designer Jamie Wolfond to provide you with Through Maris, a brand new line of Judaica so stylish it not too long ago debuted in Vogue. Listed below are some highlights.
Pictures by Justin Hollar, courtesy of Through Maris.