Also, hats off to new DC blogger, Susan Mitchell Blavin, who did a great post last week on Menorahs, which I include below. Enjoy!
My Top Picks for 2010
More Good Roundups
>> Sleek Modern Menorahs by Susan Mitchell Blavin
>> Roundup: 5 Eco-Friendly Hanukkah Menorahs
>> Out of the Ordinary Menorahs from Modern Tribe
>> The Jewish Museum has a nice big collection
>> Modern Menorah List by Laura Sweet
>> Top 10 Menorahs - 2006
>> Good Questions: Modern Menorah?
Lillie in Los Angeles:
I think that the Flexus menorah is ideal for Apartment Therapy folks. Not only is it simply and elegantly designed, but each of the nine candleholders can be used throughout the year as lovely individual candleholders.
(However, my personal favorite is the funky Man-orah made of galvanized steel piping!)
Laura in Chicago:
Saw your posting about Menorah's and wanted to let you know about some great ones currently available at the Spertus Shop at Chicago's Spertus Institute of Jewish Studies.
The shop stocks Chicago's most creative selection of menorahs (with prices starting at $18); among them is Michael Aram's new Pomegranate Menorah, which is an elegant reminder to wish for our good deeds to be as numerous as the seeds of the pomegranate, as well the Peace Menorah, which donates a portion of the proceeds to The Institute For The Study & Practice of Nonviolence.
7934sst in Israel