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Please visit these fine retailers for all of your Chanukah needs.

Adath Israel’s Coleman Family Judaica Shop

For the sisterhood ladies, it’s the mitzvah of making a Jewish home that drives their passion for Adath Israel’s Coleman Family Judaica Shop.

What makes Adath Israel’s Judaica shop special is that it is not a gift shop – it’s a Judaica shop. It only sells Judaica, nothing else, and it also serves the entire community. With over 500 items for sale at any given time, there is something for everyone. Most of the items are from Israel or made in Israel. 

The hope is that the Judaica shop will help enhance mitzvot (hiddur mitzvot) by carrying beautiful ritual items. Making use of ritual objects, no matter how simple or grand, whether new or heirloom, also signals to your family and friends that Judaism and its rituals are an important part of your home life. The Judaica Shop is sure to have beautiful items for your own use and to give to others so that they too, can carry on our traditions. The traditions continue with today's artists reshaping ceremonial objects using new and innovative materials. Most contemporary Judaica artists may be found in our shop or by special order.

Drawing in dreidel collectors from all over the city, the shop has the largest selection around. All of the profits go directly to Adath Israel’s sisterhood, which helps support the religious school, youth department, and many other programs at Adath Israel.

Cedar Village Gift Shop

The Friends of Cedar Village Gift Shop, run by volunteers, sells Judaica, handbags, and other merchandise. It is open Monday, Wednesday and Thursday 10:30 a.m.-3 p.m. and Friday 10 a.m.-1 p.m., and closed Tuesday, Saturday, and Sunday.

The Cedar Village gift shop is located in the lobby of Cedar Village. Volunteers do all of the purchasing, stocking and staffing of the shop that enriches the lives and experiences of residents, guests and patients in our health care rooms. All proceeds from gift shop sales benefit the residents of Cedar Village.

Bell’s House of Tobacco

Whether you’re a cigar enthusiast searching for a one-of-a-kind smoke or a beginner inquiring about cigars, Bell’s House of Tobacco offers an extensive variety of cigars, e-cigarettes, accessories and more.

Bell’s carries the finest brands of cigars, pipes, and tobacco pipes. It has skillfully crafted tobacco full of bold, rich and distinctive flavors. They also have a large selection of its own premium hand-rolled cigars.

In business since 1999, the knowledgeable staff is up-to-date with current and future tobacco and tobacco product trends, so you can always count on them to find the best cigar that matches your needs.

The store’s certified tobacconist invests time and resources to ensure only the cleanest water and proper climate control is used to maintain the cigars at the highest level of quality. 

Bell’s offers a large selection of unique proprietary brands of premium hand-rolled cigars.

Bell’s House of Tobacco also offers a wide assortment of quality pipes and an extensive line of premium pipe tobacco for every taste. 

Keep your your cigars fresh and ready to smoke with a selection of more than 30 different styles of cigar humidors from Bell’s. You’ll be sure to find the right humidor for whether it is a desktop, travel humidor or luxury presentation cabinet to meet your needs and decorum. 

Bell’s also has a selection of convenient, battery-operated vaping devices, with an extensive line of electronic cigarettes and vaporizers.

It carries one of the largest varieties of cigars, pipes, hookahs, and many other tobacco products to offer a unique and pleasurable smoking experience.

Bell’s House of Tobacco, located in Symmes Township, offers a unique and personable experience for your fine tobacco needs. 

Designer Items and More

Designer Items and More is an online and in-store, in Montgomery, Ohio, boutique experience. The store specializes in high end, new with tags, gently used, or vintage designer items from the top couture houses around the world. 

This is the place to find clothes and accessories from couture designers like Akris, Dolce & Gabbana, Valentino and Moschino. Its clientele are women who have arrived. They know who they are and are looking for high end clothing and accessories that allow them to walk into any meeting or event and feel confident, radiant and ready for anything.  

The boutique’s designer inventory of over 5,000 items includes everything from vintage costume jewelry from the 1920s to contemporary couture. It provides designer items to suit every occasion, including boardroom power suits, dresses for special occasions, and everyday outfits that make an impact. 

Designer Items and More sells to customers from all over the world, including, Switzerland, China, Australia, the United Kingdom, Brazil and Russia. 

Elegant Treasures Custom Embroidery

Established in 1999 by owner Karen L. Schiffer, Elegant Treasures, Custom Embroidery LLC has grown from a small in-home business with one embroidery machine to a full-fledged company increasing in number of machines and now including several staff members.

In 2013, Elegant Treasures expanded, moving from Schiffer’s home to its own building in Sycamore Township.

Judaica items and Israeli dance costumes were among the first items Schiffer designed. Since then, Elegant Treasures’ collection has grown to include: apparel decoration, graphic design of business logos, specialized Bar and Bat Mitzvah gifts, custom embroidery design, screen printing, and school spirit wear. n 2010, rhinestone and rhine-studs design were also added.

Gathering inspiration from scriptural, traditional, and cultural influences, Elegant Treasures offers a variety of uniquely designed Judaica items, including challah, matzo covers, and tablecloths, as well as wall hangings, placemats and table runners.

The staff at Elegant Treasures has completed projects for a variety of companies both large and small under the guidance of Schiffer, who has a background in screen printing, digitizing, and embroidery. It’s her passion, as well as that of her staff, to see the unique ideas of her clients come to life through the Elegant Treasures services. The team is dedicated to providing quality products, excellence in customer service, and minimal turn around on projects.

Elegant Treasures also embroiders items with school names and mascots, including Sycamore and Kings high schools.

Elizabeth Grace Home

Elizabeth Grace Home in Montgomery offers a collection of the finest home decor and accessories from around the world,

Formerly Gattles, it offers bed and bath linens as well as accessories, home accents, sleepwear, handkerchiefs infant bedding, and gifts.

The store still offers the same quality, ambience and unique gifts that have been the traditions since 1904, when German immigrant Henrietta Gattle began selling imported lace curtains door-to-door in Cincinnati. 

Elizabeth Grace Home’s Bridal Registry offers upcoming brides personalized assistance in creating their own unique collection of fine linens and home accessories. It offers an extensive array of styles to accommodate the modern bride, while maintaining quality and tradition.

The store also offers a Baby Registry, will expectant mothers can register for their baby shower. Elizabeth Grace Home offers a wide range of gifts to help welcome the baby, for soft blankets to gentle shampoos and lotions.

Elizabeth Grace Home offers a full range of gift wrapping for wedding, baby, hostess and any other gifts. 

Kramer’s Sew and Vac

For more than 65 years, Kramer’s Sew and Vac has been serving the Cincinnati community. Located on Montgomery Road, in the Kroger shopping plaza, Kramer’s offers a wide array of products and services for those who love to sew, quilt, and embroider.

Kramer’s carries a complete line of sewing furniture and stocks 40 different models and nine brands of vacuums.

Every month the store offers classes in all sorts of fabric crafts such as machine appliqué, zipper applications, making items like tote bags and basic sewing and embroidery techniques.

Kramer’s is an authorized Bernina and Brother sewing machine repair center, and they repair and service most major brands of sewing machines and vacuums. Warranty work is done in-store, and trade-ins are always welcome. They also offer a sharpening service for knives, scissors, and pinking shears with one-day turnaround.

Kramer’s staff is trained to be able to assist with all your questions and find the perfect sewing machine for you.

It has a large selection of Bernina and Brother computerized and manual sewing machines.

Kramer’s carries a complete line of  Horn, Koala and Fashion sewing cabinets that are beautiful, durable, versatile and affordable.

Northern Hills Synagogue Sisterhood Gift Shop

NHS Sisterhood is a very active group of dedicated women of many talents, including running a well-stocked gift shop.

The gift shop has a gift registry including bar and bat mitzvahs, weddings, graduations, and new babies. 

The shop has a broad range of new merchandise in all price ranges. Merchandise includes: Yom Kippur and Rosh Hashanah items, Chanukah menorahs, dreidels and gifts, Passover seder plates, haggadahs and plague puppets and masks for the kids, jewelry, beautiful tallit, kiddish cups, mezuzahs and kosher parchments, havdallah sets, challah boards and covers, and many more Judaic and non Judaic items. 

Featured is the Sisterhood’s kosher cookbook, “Enjoy More!” containing more than 400 recipes including vegetarian, meat, and dairy entrees, crockpot, holiday, wonderful soups, sides, appetizers, desserts and much, much more. Every recipe has nutritional informal and calorie counts. 

Joan S. Goldsmith Judaica Shop at Rockdale Temple

The shop is a project of the Women of Rockdale. 

Rockdale’s Joan S. Goldsmith Gift Shop stocks a wide variety of books, ritual items, jewelry, children’s toys, and much, much, more. 

The gift shops helps benefit the Women of Rockdale and supports the congregation. The focus includes strengthening the voice of women worldwide, creating caring communities, and cultivating personal, and spiritual growth.

Sisterhood Gift Shop at Wise Temple

The Sisterhood Gift Shop at Wise Temple is a cornucopia of wonders. No matter what you’re looking for, special gifts or just because, you’ll find it all here.

With Chanukah around the corner, don’t wait until last minute holiday needs become emergencies. The gift shop carries a broad range of Chanukah games and toys for the kids and a full complement of candles in a rainbow of colors to bring a bright new splash of color to your celebrations. 

The gift shop also offers a selection of creative and artistic menorahs of various styles and materials, from traditional to contemporary designs in metals, ceramic, glass and faux wood. There are fun and light-hearted menorahs to appeal to children and to kids at heart (like the emoji and hippie van menorahs), simple, traditionally styled menorahs as well as striking, sculptural menorahs that are one-of-a-kind works of art. LED menorahs that are safe for dorm rooms and nursing homes will bring the holidays to college students and older family members. There are numerous unique dreidels to tempt collectors and children too.

The gift shop also stocks Judaica for all lifecycle events and Jewish holidays. Need a gift for a new baby, consecration, B’nai Mitzvah, confirmation or wedding? Forgo the generic gifts and purchase uniquely Jewish mementoes like tallits, kippahs, mezuzahs and candle sticks that will provide meaning and memories for years to come.

 

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