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The Holiness Behind the Challah Braid

Challah, the traditional Jewish braided bread consumed on Shabbat or High Holidays, is heavenly literally in taste and in texture, but also figuratively in the holiness of its special mitzvah. 728 more words


Ohútkȟaŋ Origins No. 2473

The prospect of learning a new language may seem too much to undertake. One way to succeed at learning a new language is to relate unknown terms, phrases, and words to known terms, phrases, and words.

For example,

su (suen) = braid



After the mammoth 70m of braid commission mentioned in the previous post, I was also asked to stitch some silk garters for the same Chicago job. 253 more words


School Fashion!

Well it’s that time of the year again. Parents rejoice, students sigh; yup, that’s the sound that school has officially started. The best part of school (to me, of course) was just about the first week of school. 628 more words