A Brit Milah (for boys) and Jewish Baby Naming (for girls) are beautiful ceremonies that welcome your newborn into the Jewish culture. As new parents, we know you’re short on time and can use all the planning help you can get! We’ve covered advice forplanning your baby’s bris or baby naming, therules for selecting the date, and provided help for finding a mohel. Now we’re excited to share the items you’ll need to make the Bris or Baby Naming personal and fun, while preserving traditional elements.
Three Traditional Items
1. Pillow Covering
A pillow is a crucial aspect to a Brit Milah as the baby will lay on it during the ceremony. Silkhuppah.com creates gorgeous silk shams that can be completely customized with images and text, such as the example above. READ MORE ......→
It’s not every day that you receive a package that blows you away with its thoughtfulness and creativity. That’s exactly what happened when I received a personalized collage made from my daughter Liya’s baby announcement from the very talented Carol Colman Collages.
Celebrity Planner Colin Cowie once said,“The saying ‘it’s all about lighting’, is 100 percent true.” And Colin Cowie was 100% right!
Uplighting can change a JCC basement to a dazzling space, and a generic catering hall to a lush ballroom. Whether you’re planning a wedding, bar/bat mitzvah, Sweet 16 or other special event, event lighting should not be overlooked. So let’s dive right in to the basics! Thanks to Daniela Grafman from Vision Entertainment Group for sharing her tips from years of experience!
Floral centerpieces may be a wedding and event staple, but there are numerous ways to have fun with this traditional decor. Whether it’s suspending flowers from the ceiling or adorning chandeliers with florals, take the flowers off the table and into the air for a truly stunning and unique look! Here are 4 of our favorite ideas that will wow your guests…
1. Inverted Flowers
Of course we’re used to seeing flowers right side up on tables, but what about inverting them and hanging them above the tables?! The Knot shows us gorgeous orange tulips suspended from the ceiling in various heights to add depth to this eye-catching display. Orange roses were placed on the table (in this case a cigar bar!) to draw guests’ eyes in all directions! READ MORE ......→
We had a great time at the Party Showcase at the gorgeous Marlboro Jewish Center in NJ this weekend! Besides meeting many families with their fun and fabulous teens, we also had a chance to meet some amazing vendors. JB from Sweet Dreams Photo Video brightened our day with his super-cheery attitude and warm disposition.
He’s also quite talented! Check out some of the photo booth photos he took at the show:
Balloons, always a popular decoration for bar & bat mitzvahs and Sweet 16 parties, are now making their way into wedding decor – from classy and sophisticated to fun and whimsical! You’d be surprised what you can accomplish with just a little creativity. Here are 15 of our favorite ideas for using this old favorite in a new light! READ MORE ......→
Straight off the fashion runways of New York’s Fashion Week, the color experts at Pantone announced the top colors for Spring 2014! The Top 10 colors for the season include an eclectic mix of vivid brights and soft pastels, inspiring beautiful color combinations for your wedding, bar & bat mitzvah, party or special event.
2013 has been a great year for weddings, bar & bat mitzvahs and other celebrations! From the art deco influence of the Great Gatsby to the wildly popular candy centerpieces and dessert buffets, we’ve rounded up our top blog posts for you to enjoy!
Here are our 15 most popular articles from 2013.
1. Big List of Bar & Bat Mitzvah Theme Ideas
Our visitors continue to turn to Mazelmoments for inspiration and ideas for their upcoming events. Mazelmoments’ list of theme ideas for Mitzvahs & Parties is one of our first resources to get the party planning going.
We love weddings, bar & bat mitzvahs, and event planning because every single detail can showcase your personality and creativity. The menu card is no exception.
Here is Some Inspiration for Unique Menus!
1. Circle Plate Menus
Circle plate menu cards are a beautiful way to communicate the meal options to your guests. This menu captured by Pangburn Photography was cut in a circle and placed under the clear chargers on the table. READ MORE ......→