Fifty Shades of Black and White

Thursday  |  July 18  |  5:30 pm

What is the latest trend in the Haredi community and when did it begin?  What is the difference between a gartel, rekl, bekishe and sheitel?  What are the elements which make up an original Jerusalem shtreimel?  Who wears a kneitsch hat in Givat Sofer and Givat Samet and when is it worn?  Enter the world of the “hole in the sheet”, shatter the myth and learn the reasoning once and for all for the types of clothing in the Haredi world.  Understand the traditional dress of the Ultra-Orthodox from Eastern Europe, Israel, and Lithuanian Hasidim, then and now.

Guide: Moshe Shapira