Rafael JewelryRafael Jewelry is designed, crafted and owned by the jewelry designer Rafael Saadia. Rafael has an unparalleled reputation and experience in creating fine and high quality silver and gold jewelry of thirty years. Working in his Jerusalem studio, Rafael strives to create unique pieces, while continuing an ancient Yemenite jewelry design, practiced by his family for generations and dating to his forefathers who worked for Yemen’s royal family as jewelers. Rafael has inherited the talent to create breathtaking jewelry pieces from his father, who learned in Yemen, and worked for the king himself. The Yemenite style is prominent in Rafael's work and makes his jewelry original. Rafael derives inspiration from the history of his family, bible, Judaism and of course Jerusalem, while giving them a modern contemporary look.
In his designs he uses gold and silver, combined with precious gems, for example the Eilat stone shining in a magnificent blue shade and Roman glass, dating back to the Roman Empire’s rule over the Holy Land, around 2000 years ago. Fusing modern technics with ancient and classic materials, his designs are truly unique and artistic. Each item is handmade, striking in beauty and carrying historic value, available in an array of styles for women of all ages.
Whether you are looking for a birthday or anniversary gift or special piece to add to your jewelry collection, Rafael’s items are a work of art and you suit ant taste and style. Set with beautiful stones and crafted in silver or gold, his pieces are available in a great selection of refined and artistic jewelry and perfect for any occasion.