Visually it’s boho meets 20’s glam. The bride is a designer herself and the groom is a musician. So, as you’d expect, lots of style, music, and interesting folks. Some highlights include: handmade bridal jewelry, vintage found bridesmaid dresses, a pup as a flower girl, florals made by the bride, lanterns, sparklers, and a rustic/industrial event space.   And, Red shoes worn by the bride! The Modern Jewish Wedding Details Sara & Michael’s personality is the…

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It’s a short week here at Modern Jewish Wedding.  With Labor Day being yesterday and High Holidays starting tomorrow night–we figured we’d best not skip our favorite feature of the week! It’s Tuesday Shoeday! Nicole and Ryan were joined by friends and family at Villa on Lake Georgetown for a festive, romantic summer wedding. The Modern Jewish Wedding Details Highlights for the day were the gorgeous bridal and bridesmaids bouquets, the little notes giving some…

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Happy Monday!  Today we have a first for The Modern Jewish Wedding: A smorgasbord of wedding culture (including some Jewish) from around the world, with an eco-friendly touch. Have you ever seen a bride and groom ride their bikes to their own wedding?  Jessica and Jeff researched and selected different wedding traditions around the world, and celebrated their wedding with cultural traditions all over the world. Bride Jessica tells us, “I am a public interest…

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Yesterday we featured the wedding of Mimi and Ken.  Today, we feature the Jewish nuptials of Mimi’s parents! Lupe and Frank didn’t have a Jewish wedding when they got married.  In celebration of their double-chai (18 X 2 = 36) anniversary they had a Jewish marriage ceremony.  The ceremony and celebratory meal were held at Green Pastures Restaurant and was officiated by close family friend Rabbi Ben Sternman.  Daughters, Mimi & Gloria escorted their mother…

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Modern Jewish Wedding readers my apologies to you!  I have not quit on you.  Life took a few unexpected turns (as life does from time to time).  Although, I’m partial to the fun life cycles Judaism affords us like weddings and Bar/Bat Mitzvah (who wouldn’t be?), Judaism also grants us life cycle rituals for death too.  Unfortunately, I had to experience those rituals first hand last week.  After last week and Thanksgiving on the horizon,…

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