Cool, handmade artisanal crafts, gifts, whimsy and Judaica: all fairly traded with a social conscienceShop now
New from the AESTHETIC SENSE
Acholi & Langi Tribal WomenHandmade jewelry made of recycled paper, from the women of the Acholi and Langi tribes of Northern Uganda
Mayan Women of Guatemala
Valerie AtkissonMetal is Valerie's medium of choice; sleek design her preference.
Bali Chai Women's CooperativeBead work fashion accessories crafted one by one. ethically sourced and fairly traded.
Carine KleimanHandwoven Ceremonial Weaving and Designs. Tallitot, Chuppas, Torah Mantles.
The Aesthetic Sense in the Press
Mount Kisco Couple Sell Goods That Do Good The World Over. “We wanted to find a way to merge our love of Judaica, retail and social justice activism into our business. We came up with this wonderful combination of everything we love. It’s something for the entire community.”July 2016
“Behind every one of the items in our store is a story,” says Karen Schecter, co-owner with her husband, Jay, of the recently reopened and repurposed Aesthetic Sense. Dec 2014
Westchester 2015 Holiday Gift Guide: 25 Perfect Presents To Buy Local
Westchester has a lot of nooks and crannies, and we scoured them all to find the most fun, interesting, and beautiful gifts from our local shops, boutiques, and artisansDec 2015