Music, crowds, clothes – a T shirt market is the ultimate urban ritual.
Whether buying or browsing its a fun event that takes place twice a year in Tel Aviv and other cities in Israel.
What happens when two Polaniyot (technically -Jewish women of Polish ethnicity, but its really more a state of mind) get together?
Nu, shoyn, they start making T shirts with Yiddish proverbs on them, and Yiddish Chic is born!
It’s not just about clothes, there are cool accessories too.
For the environmentally conscious, Gal Barash makes jewelry out of motherboards.
These two brothers each pursue independent careers, but get together twice a year to make Alice – inspired T shirts.
Overheard at the T-market:
He: Hey, what do you want me to do? The shirt didn’t fit me!
She: But it was beautiful!