What Every Bar/ Bat Mitzvah Needs


Do you have a Bar/ Bat Mitzvah just around the corner? JLife’s essentials guide will ensure that you enjoy the day to its full potential.

Dress to Impress

Whether you’re an excited guest or the parent of the youngster in question, pulling together the perfect outfit can cause a certain level of trepidation. But don’t fret – these suppliers will easily propel you into the glamour pack, while some specialise in the ideal kidswear.


Deepak Bhambra Designs

Sophistication, edgy and glamour are the emblems of Deepak Bhambra designs.

Deepak is an independent designer with an artistic background, having studied fashion at Leeds Metropolitan University. As well as running her own company, Deepak works as a fashion stylist and a freelance designer for boutiques. The designer specialises in bespoke eastern and western occasion attire and collections for boutiques.

Deepak’s skilled experience allows her to create exquisite feminine designs for any occasion. The dresses are manufactured in the UK by Deepak herself. In addition to there being no minimum order period, the dresses are made to customer specifications, making them affordable for any budget.

Deepak’s services include providing bespoke occasion wear, designing for boutiques and altering your wardrobe items. She is also available for personal shopping, wardrobe refreshing and make up consultations.

When you’re wearing a Deepak Bhambra, you’re wearing an original, one-off piece just for you.

Visit Deepakbhambra.co.uk




Le Boutique

Le Boutique is a hidden gem in Worsley, Manchester. It has an extensive range of ladies wear from day to evening, casual to classy and special occasion wear to dresses for hire. The team believes that fashion should be for everyone whatever your age or budget. Le Boutique also offers personal shopping assistance.


Visit Leboutiqueladiesfashion.com.



Boys and men across Manchester will be the talk of the party with this season’s clothing at Loofe’s. Loofe’s is truly unique in that it stocks the highest quality range of on-trend looks, from classy footwear to double-collared shirts and suits not just for men, but for boys aged up to 16 years old. The company provides two floors of fashion, making it truly the best boys and menswear store in the North West.


Visit Loofes-clothing.com.


Moda in Pelle

This season’s collection designed by Moda in Pelle is striking and elegant. Court shoes in metallic fabrics with cut-out detail, bright snakeskin leathers and monochrome prints, are perfect for any occasion. Moda in Pelle brings you chic and feminine day to summer evening looks with must-have accessories for added glamour.


Visit Modainpelle.com.


Technology Time


Technology isn’t restricted to smartphones and glossy laptops; it can inject a wow factor into any Bar/ Bat Mitzvah theme. From lighting and flooring to backdrops and centrepieces, you can guarantee that guests will be impressed by the special and creative touch.




Lighting for Weddings

A perfectly lit room can create the ideal special event, Lighting for Weddings are experts in providing smooth sound and colourful, fun lighting for Bar/ Bat Mitzvahs and weddings. A bespoke, high quality service is delivered to suit any style or theme; no party is too large or too small, too traditional or too flamboyant. With over 20 years’ experience, Lighting for Weddings offers a co-ordinated, professional service from equipment hire to full event management.


Visit Productionlightandsound.com.



Location, Location, Location


When conjuring up a theme, there’s one crucial factor that will tie all the pieces together – the chosen venue. While some opt for extravagance and large ballrooms, others prefer intimacy in the form of smaller spaces. Incorporating hotels, leisure clubs, restaurants, and much more, Leeds and Manchester are more than equipped to deliver.




Moor Allerton Golf Club

Moor Allerton Golf Club offers full facilities for your party right on the doorstep to LS17. Situated in 200 acres of beautiful Yorkshire countryside, the club is a stunning setting for your simcha. It is able to host 120 guests and a team of fully experienced staff is on hand to assist with your requirements. In addition, the club’s facilities are fully equipped for exclusive use by kosher caterers.


Visit Moorallertongolfclub.co.uk.


The Crown Hotel Harrogate

The Crown Hotel Harrogate will offer party nights throughout December to celebrate the festive season. Groups may opt to join a mixed party or have a private occasion, with a three-course sit down meal and disco included as well as a photo of your table as a souvenir.


Visit Crownhotelharrogate.com.




Mercure Manchester Piccadilly Hotel
Overlooking Piccadilly Gardens, the Mercure Manchester Piccadilly Hotel is situated right in the heart of the city centre, making it the perfect location to discover one of the liveliest cities in the North and enjoy the array of restaurants, shops and bars. All of the 280 bedrooms feature a flat-screen TV and free high speed Wi-Fi. Try a lovely meal or a delicious afternoon tea at the Arts Brasserie overlooking Piccadilly Gardens.


Visit Villageurbanresorts.com.


Hallmark Hotel

For a night to remember, The Hallmark Hotel in Wilmslow boasts event suites for 100 to 400 guests, with external kosher catering and flexible room options. With over 200 free parking spaces, guests will be looked after by dedicated event staff in stylish accommodation that’s sure to make your celebration unforgettable.


Visit Hallmarkhotels.co.uk.


The Perfect Gift


Given the increasingly appealing options on the shelves these days, and young people’s ever-changing interests, selecting a gift for them can be a stressful process. Why not turn to experts who can lend a helpful hand?




Kitty and Kobi

At Kitty and Kobi you will find unique and personalised gifts that can be cherished forever. The shop sells only the best handmade, bespoke items such as the framed crayon monogram letters and framed scrabble letter names. With the range being constantly updated with new and exciting ideas, why would you look anywhere else?


Visit Kittyandkobi.com.


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