3D Ketubahs | Jewish Wedding Trend

The latest trend in ketubot is to make them 3 dimensional!  Once we spotted this Jewish wedding trend, we caught up with 3D ketubah & Judaica artist Gabrielle Mizrachi-Mallin from Ashra Designs :: Judaic Art Creations to give us the scoop.

3D Ketubahs

3D ketubahs themselves seem to be something new to the market, and have only recently begun to catch on.  A 3D ketubah is in most cases a ketubah that has additional elements added to the top of the design to create dimension and add drama to the overall look.

3D Ketubah 4 Pillars Ketubah Charm by Ashra Designs Judaic Art Creations

3D ketubahs are gaining popularity because couples are desiring a document that reflects their own commitment of marriage, and is also a gorgeous piece of art.  They are attracted to the drama that the 3-dimensionality adds to the overall design and how it brings an otherwise flat piece of paper to life. Beautiful art is important, relevant, and timeless, which can represent how couples view their own upcoming marriage. READ MORE ......

Spring Theme Bat Mitzvah at Brooklyn Botanic Garden NY

Brooklyn-Heights-based Alexandra Partow Events planned a Bat Mitzvah held at Brooklyn Botanic Garden’s stunning new ecologically sustainable event space – The Lillian and Amy Goldman Atrium. Photography courtesy of Maggie Marguerite Studios.

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9 Purim Gift Basket (Mishloach Manot) Ideas

Purim Creative Ideas for Purim Baskets, Mishloach ManotPurim is approaching!  That means fun, costumes, celebration, and Purim Baskets!

We’re excited to share creative ideas to make your Purim Basket, or Mishloach Manot, extra special and memorable.

 

9 Unique Purim Basket Ideas

Purim baskets typically contain cookies, candies, masks, and noisemakers, and come in a bag or box.  Lots of people get creative with these items, but it’s not as common to skip the bag or box in favor of more unique packaging.

1. Edible Packaging

Kit Kat Cake

Made in Melissa’s Kitchen

For smaller Mishloach Manot, why not make a Kit Kat Basket!

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Basketball Theme Bar Mitzvah Party

Bar Mitzvah Ceremony FloridaWhen Justin Havas was getting ready for his bar mitzvah, he expected a quiet luncheon following the service and a dinner party reception with basketball decorations. Who could have guessed the surprises that lay ahead would have the entire day pay homage to his beloved sport, and sure – a little bit to him as well. READ MORE ......

6 Ideas for an Unforgettable Honeymoon in Tel Aviv by BE Group TLV

Written by by Lisa Shiner of BE Group TLV – Israel Wedding & Honeymoon Planners 

After months of wedding planning, the time has finally come to kick back and spend that much needed quality time with your newly pronounced husband or wife. For newlyweds looking for that laid-back exotic beach getaway, couples need to look no further than the Caribbean Isles. Looking for a more international, metropolitan vibe on your honeymoon? New York City, Paris, or London beckons! Or perhaps culture, history, and sightseeing rank at the top of your list? Travel back in time in Athens or Rome!

For those newlyweds who want it all – there’s Tel Aviv. This city that never sleeps provides the framework for a unique and unforgettable honeymoon.

Expert Ideas for a Honeymoon in Tel Aviv, Israel

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Candy Sushi – Creative Dessert for a Mitzvah, Wedding, or Kosher Party

Child or adult – who doesn’t love candy?  When we came across Esprit Events’ fun and creative dessert idea – candy sushi – served at a bat mitzvah, we couldn’t wait to share this innovative idea with our kid and adult fans.

Candy Sushi from Esprit Kosher Events

Candy sushi rolls are made with rice crispy treats, wrapped with fruit rollups and topped with a variety of candies to include kosher Swedish fish, rock candy, colorful marshmallows, sour straws, and  licorice to name a few.  Can you pick out some other candy? READ MORE ......

Hanukkah Gift Set – Color Me! Cookies

Stop the presses!  We’ve uncovered the PERFECT Hanukkah hostess gift, and also a must-have if you’re hosting a holiday party with kids.

Color Me Cookies - Kosher Hanukkah (Chanukah) Ideas - Eleni's New YorkThese Color Me! Cookies from Eleni’s New York are dessert, entertainment and favors all rolled into one delicious (and kosher!) package.  Eleni’s supplies the frosted sugar cookies and edible ink markers. All you have to do after that is let the kids unleash their inner artist! READ MORE ......

Modern Purple Sparkle Bat Mitzvah Party

In this stunning bat mitzvah, Melisa Imberman of The Event of a Lifetime shows that sometimes all you need for the perfect party is a great logo, tagline and color palette.

Purple Sparkle & Glitter Bat Mitzvah Party New YorkAnya’s bat mitzvah took place at Tappan Hill Mansion, and featured a VIP lounge with sleek white leather furniture accented with her logo, tagline and sparkle. READ MORE ......