Maayan is a fashion designer from Tel Aviv.

She makes bags and accessories for women and believes that fashion should be a feminist act.

“Routine terrifies me! I am scared of waking up one morning feeling bored with my life. Like most kids, I don’t want to follow the footsteps of my parents, who were born soon after the WWII and, having grown up in the shadow of the Holocaust, were longing for stability.

“As a teenager, I always rebelled against that, torn by the desire to be different and yearning to belong. I believe this dilemma is common for people in Israel, since many families had to abandon their native countries, leave their culture and traditions behind and start anew in the ‘promised land’…”

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