Let Your Ketubah Inspire Your Chuppah

Top 7 Examples of Chuppahs Inspired by Ketubahs

Your ketubah, or Jewish marriage contract, is truly a work of art that reflects you and your fiance’s style and artistic taste.  With so much effort being put into choosing the right ketubah, it makes perfect sense for your ketubah to be an inspiration for other elements of your wedding, or your life!  We love the idea of ketubah-inspired chuppah designs!  It may take some creativity, but the results can be magical!  Here are 6 examples we’re loving:

#1 - Nature-Inspired Trees & Branches

Ketubah Chuppah Inspiration

Ketubah Chuppah Inspiration

Ideal for an outdoor wedding or green celebration, nature can inspire your event by serving as your decor.  The tree of life is full of meaningful symbolism, making it a beautiful addition to your wedding details. READ MORE ......

A Downtown Jewish Wedding For All to See

When Erika and Adam planned to have their Jewish wedding in a public square in downtown Silver Springs, Maryland, they were admittedly a little nervous about what kind of attention and guests they would attract, but they could not have been happier with the end result. A gaggle of onlookers did indeed join Erika and Adam’s family and friends, but they adopted the same attitude as those invited, and extended nothing but happiness and congratulations to the couple on their nuptials. Photographer Kristin Chalmers had photographed Adam’s brother’s wedding the year prior, and when Erika and Adam got engaged they knew they had to have Kristin do theirs as well.

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Upscale Tennis & Arcade Bar Mitzvah Party

What boy doesn’t dream of sports, arcade games and delicious food? A party entirely dedicated to him and beautiful decorations don’t hurt either. Jake’s tennis-themed bar mitzvah proved to deliver as much breathtaking ambiance as it did teenage fun. Photographs by: Eclectic Images.

Tennis Theme Bar Mitzvah PartyA fully stocked arcade room let Jake’s friends get comfortable and competitive, and wasn’t entirely void of some adult guests looking to get in on the action! Right off the main reception area, the arcade was a perfect alternative outlet for the younger guests. READ MORE ......

Invitation Trends – Wedding, Bat & Bar Mitzvah, Sweet 16

Top 5 Trends in Invitation Design

Wedding Light Strands Invitations | MitzvahYour invitation isn’t just an announcement of the who, what, when, and where.  It conveys your style and gives guests a glimpse into your celebration. It’s the first taste people will get of your Jewish wedding, b’nai mitzvah or event.  

Popular Invitation Styles for 2013, according to Wedding Paper Divas:

  • Ultra Modern
  • Vintage Deco
  • Photo Invitations
  • Something Blue and
  • Dreamy Destinations READ MORE ......

Fairytale Castle Bat Mitzvah in New York

Castle Bat Mitzvah NY What girl has never dreamed of being a princess in a castle, complete with a dashing prince to court her favor? Minus the prince, Maya’s bat mitzvah delivered on all the fairytale elements. Her stunning bat mitzvah was held at the Reid Castle at Manhattanville College in Westchester, NY.  Photography by Luciebelle Photography. READ MORE ......

Jewish Wedding in Connecticut

It’s rare to see a wedding that so perfectly combines blinged out shoes, crystals and feathers with pure, understated tradition. And we’re loving the results! The Jewish wedding of  Melissa Enson & Jonathan Watchman took place in charming, colonial Connecticut, with a reception at the Omni New Haven Hotel at Yale. Photography by Heartpprint Photography.

Jewish Wedding Dress, Shoes, White Bouquet

Melissa was a bride with traditional tastes. Everything about her style from her flowing floral appliqued gown to her lace trim veil was feminine, classic, and lovely.  The beautiful bride kept the look fresh and modern with sparkling Swarovski beaded shoes and a feathered bouquet. READ MORE ......