8 Gifts for 8 Days of Hanukkah

Nov 21, 2021  |  By Evelina G

Need some holiday gift shopping inspiration? We’ve got the ultimate Hanukkah gift idea guide for all your loved ones on the most gift-happy Jewish holiday, with 8 categories everyone will love. Get one of each to ensure the happiest Hanukkah for your entire family!

1. Jewish Jewelry

Jewish jewelry is the most classic and meaningful Hanukkah gift for a spouse, child, grandchild, or any other close loved one. For a holiday that is all about Jewish pride, there’s nothing more fitting than a long-lasting piece of jewelry from the Land of Israel that will allow the wearer to show their pride and heritage through Jewish symbolism – whether that’s a Star of David, Hamsa, Chai, a traditional healing amulet, or a sacred Jewish verse or blessing.

Take your shopping to the next level with our Jewish Jewelry buying guides:

2. Tableware

Everyone who cooks and hosts needs tableware, and it makes for a particularly great gift for Hanukkah, ensuring a festively set table for all those 8 nights of parties and family dinners.

Bring joy into your loved one’s home with a beautiful piece of tableware adorned with Jewish themes from Israeli artists, sure to be treasured and used year-round – from challah boards and kiddush cups to serving trays, coffee mugs, salt and pepper shakers, and more.

Check out our 10 Best Jewish Tableware Gifts from Israel for this Hanukkah

3. Gift Baskets

Not sure what to get for a colleague, relative, or friend for Hanukkah? Take a page from the Israeli custom of holiday gift baskets, and give a professionally assembled, kosher gift basket filled with some of the best made-in-Israel artisanal foods or wines and scrumptious treats, with options available for any budget.

4. Hanukkah-Themed Gifts

Many people like to give Hanukkah-themed gifts for the holiday, and it’s one of the most fun gift categories to receive, sure to create treasured holiday memories and instill Jewish pride. Check out some fun Hanukkah gifts below, all from Israel and adorned with festive holiday themes!

5. Israel Pride Gifts

Remember the Holy Land this Hanukkah with gifts that show your love for the Land, People, and Army of Israel. Your friends and family will love displaying their Israeli pride with these meaningful gifts straight from Israeli artists and designers.

Discover more ways to show your love for Israel with these guides:

6. Jewish Wall Art

Help your loved ones connect with their faith and heritage through beautiful, Jewish-themed wall art from renowned Israeli artists. These meaningful gifts include traditional home blessings,  artistic depictions of Jerusalem, and art that incorporates Biblical themes or Jewish symbols like the Hamsa or Star of David

Jewish wall art makes for stunning Hanukkah gifts that will continue to bring joy and Jewish pride to the lucky recipients well beyond the holiday season!

Learn more about Jewish home decor with the following guides:

7. T-Shirts

Everyone loves fun printed t-shirts, and it’s one of the most simple, basic (and affordable!) gifts to give – and that you know will be enjoyed and appreciated.

Give a comfy and at the same time very Jewish gift with a t-shirt with a JewishIsraeli, or Jerusalem theme – sent straight from the Land of Israel!

8. Dead Sea Cosmetics

Some of the best gifts you can give from Israel are Dead Sea Cosmetics. Made with Israel’s treasured natural resource of Dead Sea minerals, these products are famous around the world for their soothing, restorative properties that will pamper your skin and make it glow!

From facial care to body, hair, and anti-aging products, there is something for everyone – even products made especially for men and treatments for problematic skin. Indulge your friends and loved ones this Hanukkah with some of the best Israeli cosmetics!

Catch our AHAVA Dead Sea Cosmetics Clearance Sale while supplies last!

Check out all our amazing Hanukkah gifts from Israel, including our favorite gifts for kids!