Israel is a country of contrast and convergence: an intersection of cultures since the dawn of time. Ancient traditions thrive within modern life. This is fertile ground for creative minds.

Drawing inspiration from these influences, Nelly Cohen, contemporary Israeli designer, combines old world craftsmanship with leading edge technology. A graduate of Haifa University with a Master degree in French literature, she has integrated her love of poetry into her designs. “I start with words” she says. “The lyric prevails the design.When I hear the rhythm, I know a winner is born.“

About the name: Cherie, sweet in French, and Dori, indeed very cherie, is the eldest of three children in the family, and the inspiration for the name Cherie Dori.