Meet Mirit Weinstock
Mirit Weinstock is an Israeli artist and designer. Mirit is the creative director and founder of “Mirit Weinstock” jewelry brand, presenting luxury hand-crafted costume jewelry. Mirit is currently based in Tokyo for culture studies. Previously she lived in Paris and Tel Aviv, where she launched her eponymous fashion label in 2004 and later her jewelry brand.
Founded in 2010 in Tel Aviv, the Mirit Weinstock Jewelry brand is currently based in Tokyo with all jewelry handcrafted in Japan. The brand is internationally-distributed label producing high-end, handcrafted luxury jewelry.
Finding her inspiration in uncommon materials, trinkets and souvenirs, Weinstock offers ultra-feminine original pieces with a dreamy, poetic quality and a classic touch.
Weinstock’s modern approach to jewelry-making and bold material combinations won her international recognition, with pieces from her collections carried at over 40 top boutiques worldwide, among them Opening Ceremony, 10 Corso Como, Fenwick, and Isetan.
Weinstock is a graduate of the Fashion Department at the acclaimed Shenkar College in Israel, and after completing her studies she interned at Alexander McQueen in London and Maison Lanvin in Paris, working closely with Alber Elbaz and specializing in couture and its relation to craft.
Alongside her work as designer, Weinstock is active as a visual artist. Since graduating from the MFA program at the Bezalel Academy in 2013.
In recent years, Weinstock has developed a keen interest in Japanese culture and traditional crafts, leading her to relocate to Tokyo in 2019, where she is currently enrolled in specialized workshops in Japanese crafts.
Whether in art or design, the different fields of fashion, jewelry, crafts and art influence and inspire one another. This creates a versatile body of works that explores not only questions inside each world, but also the dialogue between them.
"Mirit Weinstock is a conceptual designer who developed her fashion and design sense in Italy, France and England, alternating her desire to experiment between clothing and accessories. With no limit to her creativity or imagination, she has even created a collection of dresses, aside from working with dance companies and teaching at design colleges.”
I am a fashion and jewelry designer with over 20 years of experience working between Tel Aviv Paris and Tokyo. I offer design services in fashion, jewelry, costume design, textile, fashion photography and branding vision.EXPLORE
In 2019 I relocated to Tokyo to study Japanese traditional crafts. I specialize in Ikebana, Washi, Mizuhiki among other crafts.
I offer craft workshops and design collaborations related to Japanese crafts.
“Tokyo here and Now” are live lectures in Hebrew by Mirit Weinstock about contemporary Japanese art and design and its fusion with the tradition.
In “Tokyo here and Now - art and design tours" I will guide you through Tokyo's galleries and museums, or help you plan an inspiring trip in Japan.
I am offering Trend forecast analysis and research based on absorbing ancient philosophy ideas, crafts, and traditions and expressing them in a contemporary context that fits our modern lives.
Contact me for a brainstorming session.