We live in a world in which the one’s outer appearance affects the truth about how people grasp who you are. The question is, how do we understand the underlying truth? One can say, “Not everything that shines is gold.” In order to design so that which looks like gold will really be worth its weight in gold, we try to look at our materials and to see their spirit, their depth and the truth that they convey to us. Read more
As a girl becomes a Bat Mitzvah, it is increasingly common for the girl’s parents or family to celebrate the occasion by gifting her with a beautiful girls’ tallit, a traditional shawl to be worn during prayer.
The popularity of tallit for girls has grown over the past few years, and as a result, there is a wide variety of girls’ tallit available from which to choose. Finally, girls no longer have to wear tallit intended for adult women. Tallit for girls are designed with fashion in mind, and use colorful pallets and elegant fabric that appeals to teenage girls. Recognizing that the tallit is an important symbol, tallit for girls are designed to look respectful of tradition yet also fashionable and fun. Girls’ tallit manage to look modern and trendy, yet still incorporate symbols of Judaism into the design of the tallit, such as torah scrolls, an image of Jerusalem, a tree of life or doves. Read more
When you think of Judaism, what are the images that first come to mind?
For every woman, the answer to that question may be different. Wearing a customized tallit for women is an opportunity to show what Judiasm means to you, as well as your individuality and personal sense of style.
Tallit for women is an ancient custom that has recently re-emerged in popularity over the past few years. As the trend of tallit for women becomes more and more mainstream, a growing market has emerged, providing many options of tallit from which to choose. Read more
Gili Matza (Lempel)
From an article in the At women’s magazine, March 2005 Read more
Shabbat is the Jewish day of rest and falls on the seventh day of every week. Observing Shabbat is the fourth of the Ten Commandments: Read more
Judaica and Fashion: Welcome to the intriguing world of Galilee Silks.
Our world is a bright and colorful one, drawing its essence from four basic components: silk – that natural fiber with the soft, smooth touch; color – the almost infinite variations of color combinations we use; Galilee – the beautiful, green surroundings in which we live and work; and Judaica – the beautiful items related to Jewish holidays, customs and tradition.
It is in this environment that we create our products. We hand-dye our silk and lovingly create our line of Judaica items and our top of the line fashion products.
Our Judaica line includes beautiful gift ideas for bar mitzvah , weddings and Jewish Holidays, such as Tallit for men, tallit for woman,tallis, Kippah, Yarmulke, Kipot, Challa covers, Afikoman bags and, more.
Our fashion line brings you fascinating clothing items and accessories in irresistible patterns and colors: silk scarves, shirts, T-shirts, skirts, sarongs, handbags, necklaces and much, much more.
Our two lines touch and interlink in a way that our Judaica items always look updated and modern, and our fashion items carry the ambiance of the deep, meaningful place we come from and work in.
All our products – Judaica and Fashion – are hand dyed silk items. We invest all we can in creating the most interesting and touching color combinations, but are always open to other wishes and tastes. We encourage you to look at our color chart and choose for yourself which items you would like in which colors.