Apron - I am a Jewish Mother

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  • Apron - I am a Jewish Mother
  • Apron - I am a Jewish Mother
  • Apron - I am a Jewish Mother


This is a winning gift, that is sure to bring a smile and a laugh. Jewish Mothers are well known for being overprotective and nagging and over loving, hence they are rarely calm. The generously cut apron fits every shape and size. It is hand made and printed in Jerusalem in our own workshop. This Hostess apron makes a great gift for Mother's day or any festival, birthday or dinner party. The stereotype of the Jewish mother became a universally recognized metaphor for nagging, whining, guilt-producing maternal intrusiveness. Excessive, overprotective, neurotically anxious and ever present. Perhaps this can also be applied to Chinese and Indian mothers as well. Keep updated: Sign up to our newsletter Email*Sign up Like every stereotype, the image of the Jewish mother as intrusive and all-powerful has a significant basis in reality. From Biblical times to the present, the Jewish mother made it her business to stand up for her family, her people, whether against hostile enemies or the plights of poverty and injustice. However, the Jewish mother has also been continually portrayed as an emblem of unstinting love and devotion. Her affection for her children, though bounded up in “suffering,” “worrying” and “overfeeding,” The Jewish mother’s love is “unconditional,”“She scolds and nags, has fits when you do things to her, but she’s still your MOM.


  • HANDMADE unique Apron for the home, made with love and care. Sewn and printed in Jerusalem in our own ethical all woman workshop.
  • AUTHENTIC original design- sourced directly from the life of Barbara Shaw who has made it her calling to bring to you the most stylish gifts for the house and home and to let you take a piece of Jerusalem home with you.
  • HAND Screen-Printed. Beautifully gift packaged with a sleeve in the window. Tie at waist. This generously cut apron is designed to fit most sizes. A joy to give and receive. This is a winning gift that is sure to bring a smile to anyone who receives it.
  • COTTON mix Machine Wash and Dry, easily cleaned no iron necessary Ideal for home or business use. Well-suited for the kitchen, garden, or craft table! Perfect Great gift all year round.
  • LOVE It or Your Money Back - if you are not 100% satisfied with your purchase of our Apron for any reason, just email us and we'll refund your order in full, no questions asked.


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