Clients include Golda Meir, David Ben Gurion and Chaim Weizmann, but now Kastiel, Israel’s most famous name in fine furniture since 1942, is opening a new line geared to smaller budgets.
Olive lovers of all ages came to find out, at Israel’s first official olive-pit spitting contest.
Israel is the home of such iconic swimwear labels as Gottex and Diva. ISRAEL21c takes a look at the top 10 swimsuits to wear this summer.
Israeli swimsuit maker Diva is celebrating its 70th anniversary in Tel Aviv with a big splash.
A luxury hotel going up in Jerusalem drew on the eco-building talents of the members of a tiny kibbutz in Israel’s Negev Desert.
The Mount Hermon ski resort spawned Israelis’ love of winter sports. Its slopes quickly fill with skiers and snowboarders — once it snows.
Next stop for the people of the book? A freewheeling public library to peruse as they wait for a bus. No fines, no rules, no shushing. Daniel Shoshan installing bookshelves at a Haifa bus stop. Imagine a library where there …
He planned for a career in architecture, but moved into fashion instead. Now Ronen Chen’s designs are on sale all over the world. Ronen Chen’s fashions are designed for the 30-55 age group. A Ronen Chen outfit on a Los …
Eli Mizrahi is changing the culture of the open-air marketplace, luring younger and more affluent shoppers. But the bottom line is still fresh food, he says. Photo by Abigail Klein Leichman Eli Mizrahi, seated, chats with a patron outside his …
A new culture of chocolate has emerged in Israel, with the opening of dozens of new boutique chocolatiers. Now their fine, handcrafted creations are being sold abroad too.