Frimet Goldberger


What the Day of Atonement Meant to One Hasidic Woman

By Frimet Goldberger

What the Day of Atonement Meant to One Hasidic Woman
For married women belonging to the Satmar Hasidic sect, getting ready for Yom Kippur means a special visit to the ritual bath — and wearing white.Read More


A Satmar Girl Remembers Rosh Hashanah With Honey and Fear

By Frimet Goldberger

A Satmar Girl Remembers Rosh Hashanah With Honey and Fear
Growing up in the ultra-Orthodox Satmar community, celebrating Rosh Hashanah meant honey, vows for modesty, praying with father — and waking up early to confuse Satan.Read More


Dear Wendy Shalit: Adults Take Nude Selfies, Too!

By Frimet Goldberger

Jennifer Lawrence at the Paris Fashion Week, July 2014 // Copyright Getty Images Read More


Secrets of the Sheitel Stylists

By Frimet Goldberger

Gneshe Bron of Wigs by Gneshe / Martyna Starosta Read More


Taxonomy of the Sheitel

By Frimet Goldberger

Taxonomy of the Sheitel
Everything you ever wanted to know about religious Jewish wigs, but were too afraid to ask. Frimet Goldberger breaks down what each wig means for the woman who wears it.Read More



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