Sofie Robinson celebrated her Bat Mitzvah on November 5, 2011 with a morning service at Temple Or Elohim in Jericho, New York followed by an afternoon celebration at The Thatched Cottage in Centerport, New York.
She loves the television show Glee and used this as inspiration for her Bat Mitzvah theme.
We thank her for sharing all her creative ideas with our readers.
Party photography was provided by Hi Tech Party Productions and the rest of the vendors are listed at the bottom of this spotlight.
Pictured above: Mom Michele, Bat Mitzvah girl Sofie and Dad Jeff
Sofie’s colorful invitation was created by Ellen Futterman at Proper Notice.
A brightly colored striped ribbon with Sofie’s name was attached diagonally across the invitation
The Thatched Cottage was the perfect venue for this celebration.
Sofie’s friends arrive from the service by bus
Mom Michele and Bat Mitzvah girl Sofie looked great in their dresses.
Sofie’s dress was from It’s Simply for You and Michele’s dress was from Runway Couture
Hi Tech Photography and Party Decor created Sofie’s “Glee” look including these place cards below.
Sofie is ready for her guests to arrive
The “glee” logo was incorporated into the place cards
Hi Tech also provided the colorful decor for “Sofie’s glee club.”
The lounge area featured feathers, brightly colored paper lanterns and colorful high boy tables
Customized lamp shades on top of large vases with colored water were on each table
Their centerpieces featured Sofie’s pictures and feathers
Hi Tech produced an entrance video called, “Sofie’s glee club” as Bat Mitzvah girl Sofie appears to be in an episode of this hit TV show!
Watch it here
Entertainment Tonite provided the music entertainment with Carl as the MC.
Sofie makes her entrance
Sofie with the Entertainment Tonite crew
Hi Tech created her colorful sign-in book.
The Thatched Cottage created Sofie’s colorful cake.
Sofie’s long sleeve shirt favors where designed by And That.
The following vendors helped to make Sofie’s Bat Mitzvah celebration special. If you give any of them a call, please make sure you let them know you read about them on Mitzvah Market.
Venue: The Thatched Cottage, 631-261-1900
Music Entertainment: Entertainment Tonite, 516-826-6900 x:15
Photographer/Videographer: Hi Tech Photography and Party Decor, 631-923-2260
Entrance Video: Hi Tech Photography and Party Decor
Favors: Jen, And That, 516-364-9222
Invitation: Ellen Futterman, Proper Notice, 516-621-9523
Cake: The Thatched Cottage
Décor/Photo Favors/Sign-in book: Hi Tech Photography and Party Decor
Sofie’s Service Dress: Oo La La, Great Neck
Sofie’s Party Dress: It’s Simply For You, 516-921-2863
Mom Michele’s Dress: Runway Couture, 516-308-4639
Hair/makeup: Yvonne/Jen, Entourage
Transportation: First Student