A VIP lounge ambience met summery vibes in Zoe’s glittering Long Island Bat Mitzvah. Swank Productions was the mastermind behind the amazing décor at Haute Durvo in Long Island, NY. Photography by 5th Avenue Digital.
Zoe wanted to celebrate becoming a Bat Mitzvah with a big dance party. As soon as guests arrived to Haute Durvo, they saw this this Long Island catering hall was transformed into an underground VIP club. READ MORE ......→
Color is everywhere, and no one knows color better than the color experts at Pantone. Hot off the heels of Fashion Week, Pantone announced the top colors for Spring 2015. We saw a collection of overall soft hues – a mix of cool and warm, but all subtle. The top 10 color collection is meant to be minimalistic, going by the name “En Plein Air,” a French expression translating to “in the open air.” The entire palate confirms the notion that color is a lifestyle, and isn’t merely just for fashion or home decor, but every aspect of a person’s life…including weddings and events!
The best wedding and party planners know the most effective way to transform a venue is through table linens. Choosing table linens early on in the process can help make every other creative decision easier.
Stacy & Brad married in a beautiful summer wedding, with a cohesive balance of modern finishes and quaint charm. The newlyweds met at a college party, but Brad made it official when he proposed to his bride during a vacation in Hawaii. Their beautiful Jewish wedding was captured by Joseph Delgado Photography.
They couple chose to celebrate at The Madison Hotel in Morristown, New Jersey. The grounds made for some magnificent photo opps! READ MORE ......→
Erica and Jessica Langer, identical twins from New Jersey, live by the motto that “2 is better than 1″ – so what better theme for their recent Bat Mitzvah than just that?! The B’not Mitzvah girls celebrated a beautiful day with family and friends starting at Pine Brook Jewish Center where they highlighted their Mitzvah project. They chose to raise money for the Fetal Diagnosis & Treatment Center at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia. The girls and their guests continued the day with a stunning reception at Vegas NJ in Randolph, New Jersey.
Vegas NJ is a premier event space in the tri-state area, featuring a larger than life stingray aquarium, piano bar and casino. The state-of-the-art all-inclusive venue provided unforgettable catering, entertainment, decor, and even captured it all on film! READ MORE ......→
Lily Israel recently celebrated becoming a Bat Mitzvah in her hometown of Orlando Florida, and celebrated with a stunning affair. The theme was All Things Lily, using light pastel colors with pops of bright pink, and patterns that were feminine and fun. Bliss Events by Laurie Anne Portella did an amazing job planning and executing the event, and Scott Watt Photography captured the whole day for us to “ooh and ahh” over this beautiful occasion!
After an inspiring Fashion Week here in New York, Pantone has announced its’ Fashion Color Report for Fall 2014. The colors for the fall are decidedly bold, yet soft, with shades of purple (Radiant Orchid made the cut yet again!), blue, yellow and red in the mix. This palette is an excellent and fun one to turn to for bar & bat mitzvah and wedding inspiration.
We’re so excited to bring you a gorgeous b’not mitzvah from one of our readers – Michelle! Her twin girls, Melissa and Amanda, shared their B’not Mitzvah at The Westin Prince Hotel in Toronto, Canada. Themed in their favorite colors, pink and turquoise, the party was a dream-like setting for vibrant colors and exciting memories. Photography by Stillmedia Photography.
Cristina and Keith have been happily married for seven years and wanted to have a photo shoot to bring them back to their special day. With pops of mint green, red and lots of hearts, there was a definite vintage feel to their otherwise modern shoot, held at the Redondo Beach Crowne Plaza and shot by Carissa Woo Photography. READ MORE ......→
Fran and Bevan had been together seven years when they tied the knot with a spiritual and energetic New York wedding. The couple, who are of mixed descent, were thoughtful and creative in honoring their backgrounds throughout the Jewish interfaith ceremony. The wedding was not just memorable, but so personal and special. Nancy Swiezy of Nancy Swiezy Events helped plan and execute the event and Alexandra Tremaine photographed it all!
Groom Bevan was born in South Africa. While the couple toyed with the idea of doing a South African safari destination wedding, they decided to bring their friends and families to the animals instead…to New York’s famed Bronx Zoo!READ MORE ......→