AWTANI's classics that never go out of style. These earrings were inspired by the traditional Palestinian cross stitch embroidery patterns often sewed into traditional handmade Palestinian wear such as 'thobes' (dress). The word 'Tatreez' translates from the Arabic word meaning "embroidery." Palestinian tatreez is an important symbol of the culture's preservation and dates back more than 3,000 years. An important symbol to Palestinian culture, tatreez tells the generational stories of the diaspora.