Mitzvah Inspire: California Cool and Chic

We found this “at home” Bat Mitzvah service and celebration on event planner Sasha Souza’s fun site Sparkliatti and had to share. 

The Bat Mitzvah took place in Atherton, California and used pink and gray as the color palette. They used informal seating arrangements to create a contemporary, hip and beautiful backyard celebration.




The event started with a pre-cocktail party in the front of the house, and then moved to the beautiful backyard for the service and party.

 All photography done by Damion Hamilton.



Sasha Souza California Cool
The Bat Mitzvah girl standing under her name, which was created from carnations

Sasha Souza decor

Lounge vignettes for the pre-ceremony cocktail party

Sasha Souza pashminas
Guests were offered pashminas with the Bat Mitzvah girl’s logo – just in case it got cool

Sasha Souza details

At the service, there were kippahs, bracelets, M&M’s, and a sign-in frame

Sash Souza Mitzvah service
The service was held in the backyard

Sasha Souza decor

White and pink decor seating area

Sasha Souza decor

Pink sequin cloths & silver deco chairs  

Sasha Souza seating decor

Tall tables, rounds, and cocktail tables were used for the dinner



Sasha Souza food

Dinner service by Someone’s in The Kitchen Catering & Event Planning

Sasha Souza waiters

The servers wore customized shirts which featured the Bat Mitzvah girl’s logo and cute phrases on the back



Sasha Souza cake and dance floor

The cake and dance floor area in the background


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All lit up at night

We want to thank Sasha Souza for sharing this backyard celebration with our readers.




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