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Daniel’s Outer Space Bar Mitzvah Party at Rock Creek Mansion

It was wonderful working with Daniel’s family for his out of this world, outer space Bar Mitzvah party at Rock Creek Mansion in Bethesda, Maryland. The venue was the perfect backdrop for a glowing night of Israeli dancing, more dancing, games and out of this world fun. Daniel loves science and outer space, but didn’t want it to feel too …

Pop Color Events 2017 Year in Review

Another big year for Pop Color Events is in the books! It’s been a doozy! Business is booming and I’m even more excited for 2018, 2019 and beyond! The year started slow, as January often does, but by February things were cooking! I celebrated a globally-inspired Bar Mitzvah at Temple Rodef Shalom. Then in March was Olivia’s colorful, balloon filled …

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Pop Color Events Around the Internet

It’s been a little while since I’ve been published and I’m excited to share that you can find me in Mitzvah Market Magazine and in Washington Jewish Week! I wrote an article featuring some amazing Mitzvah logos and about a super cool shared B’nai Mitzvah for 3 close friends in Mitzvah Market Magazine, their annual print publication. You can sign …

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Lily’s Luau Bat Mitzvah Party at Pinstripes Georgetown DC

I had such a fun time working with Lily’s family for her festive Luau Bat Mitzvah party. Their laid-back vibe fit perfectly with the beachy, rustic, natural look they were going for. I find that families who choose Pinstripes as their venue, just want to have fun and boy did they! The family and their guests were dressed in their Hawaiian …

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The Secret to the Best Bar or Bat Mitzvah Party

What kind of Bar or Bat Mitzvah party do you want to have? A rocking dance party? A laid-back, mingling and chatting party? An intergenerational party where everyone is involved? Who is the person who is going to make that a reality? YOU! That’s right. Not your entertainment, not your MC, not your event planner, not your venue. It’s the …

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Shoshana’s Blue and Silver Bat Mitzvah at Rock Creek Mansion

I loved collaborating with Shoshana’s family on her blue and silver Bat Mitzvah party at Rock Creek Mansion in Bethesda. Shoshi has one request–sparkle! And boy did her party sparkle from start to finish! Adult escort cards glittered and were accented with photos of Shoshana throughout the years. Adult centerpieces had some serious bling! The whole room sparkled with these …

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10 Questions to Ask Before You Book Book a Photo Booth

A photo booth is a must-have for your child’s Bar or Bat Mitzvah because when done right, they’re instant crowd pleasers. They give guests all the joy of a good selfie, with the added benefit of perfect lighting, a stylish backdrop, and a free-pass for the person with the longest reach to finally try a pose other than arm-awkwardly-outstretched-in-space. What’s …

Pop Color Vendor: Susan Hornyak Photography

Susan Hornyak, owner of Susan Hornyak Photography, is one of my favorite ladies to lunch with, plus she is such a talented photographer. My clients love her laid back, calming vibe, not to mention her stunning photos! She is a lady of few words because her photographs speak for themselves. I’ll leave it to her to tell you a little bit …

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Beverages on Consumption vs. Open Bar

  We’ve discussed different beverage options for your child’s Bar or Bat Mitzvah, but the next question is always should I do an open bar or beverages on consumption? Providing your own alcohol is usually the most cost-effective option, but is not always permitted. In this article, we assume it is not an option. The open bar or beverages on …