Custom Hand Painted Silk Torah Covers by Corinne Soikin Strauss

Now that this year’s High Holy Days are over, it is time to think of covers specially made for next year. Commissioned by synagogues throughout the country, Torah Covers by Corinne Soikin Strauss of The Artist’s Studio are highly prized for their beauty, originality and spirituality.

Custom Torah Coversby The Artist's Studio

Hand painted on tapestry weight silk, the carefully chosen colors range from the softest earth hues to vibrant jewel tones. Each cover, while respecting the sanctity of the Torah, reflects the individuality of the Congregation embodying traditional or contemporary motifs. READ MORE ......

Same-Sex Ketubahs to Celebrate Your Wedding

With gay marriage officially legalized throughout the United States, it’s the perfect time to find or design your ketubah. Ketubahs are artistic portrayals of your wedding vows, and there is a great selection designed to commemorate your marriage, dedication and love for one another – no matter what sex or religion you or your partner are.

Same-Sex Ketubah - Gay Wedding Ketubahs at

Love’s Mosaic – Lapis and Sapphire

Above: Love’s Mosaic – Lapis and Sapphire Ketubah available at

Ketubahs are not only part of Jewish and Interfaith weddings, but have been adapted by couples of all religions.  Even Prince William & Kate Middleton had a ketubah specially designed for their royal wedding!  READ MORE ......

Surfs Up Bar Mitzvah – Surfing Theme Party at Temple Beth Torah

There are few things as automatically cool as surfing and playing the guitar, so a Bar Mitzvah incorporating both had to be the epitome of awesome!

Bar Mitzvah Party with Surf / Surfing Theme, Long Island NY

 Photographer credit: Stephen Andrews Studio

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Movie Theme Centerpieces For Sale

Available for sale are 17 movie-themed centerpieces with movie posters. The centerpieces were used once for 4 hours for a recent movie-themed Bat Mitzvah, and were a huge hit at the event.

Used Movie Theme Bat Mitzvah Centerpieces For Sale

The centerpieces are red, black, and gold, with red glitter at the base and top. Each has an Oscar statue, movie clapboard, stars, film reel, and film strip decorations. READ MORE ......

Top 4 Trends in Wedding Veils & Bridal Accessories

For 2016 brides, the experts at Alisa Brides - the couture online bridal accessory boutiqueare noticing a love of intricate lace and streamlined silhouettes.

For wedding veils, there are several dominating styles. They are flat mantillas reminiscent of old Spain, drop veils which provide a blusher for traditional ceremonies, and Juliet cap veils which nod to the Golden Era.

Trend 1 – Flat Mantillas

Wedding Veil Trends - Spanish Mantilla with Vintage Beaded French Alencon Lace

Photo: Spanish Mantilla Wedding Veil with Vintage Beaded French Alencon Lace

Mantilla veils offer the best visibility of intricate lace, beautifully framing the bride’s face. There is no height or volume as the veil gracefully floats along with the bride. READ MORE ......

4 Tips for the Perfect Video Montage from Marvelous Montages

A wonderful way to showcase pictures of the Guest of Honor at your Bar or Bat Mitzvah, Sweet 16, wedding or special event, is with a Photo Montage. Sometimes, when people hear the word “Montage”, they may think of a repetitive slideshow with picture after picture and no changes. We’re here to show you how truly amazing and fantastic a Photo Montage can be!

Marlene from Marvelous Montages shares her Top 4 Tips for the Perfect Video Photo Montage for your Bar or Bat Mitzvah or Special Event!

Photo Montage Advice for a Bar & Bat Mitzvah, Sweet 16, Wedding

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Shutterfly 40% Off Coupon Code

There are some awesome deals happening this week on Through 9/30/15, use the promo code SHARE40 to get 40% off everything* sitewide! Turn your summer memories into forever keepsakes while saving some serious dinero.

*Offer expires September 30, 2015 (11:59 P.M. PT). Offer is good for 40% off qualifying merchandise orders through, an affiliate partner of mazelmoments.

Save on photo books, prints, and gifts – as well as decorations that can be used at your next event like custom photo pillows and table runners!

40% off Photo Pillows, Table Runner & Photo Decorations Novogratz for ShutterflyView more from the Novogratz Collection for Shutterfly

For the younger generation, this sale includes the Disney collection which we’re absolutely loving! The collection features timeless treasures with your children’s favorite Disney Characters! READ MORE ......