“The whole world is a circus if you look at it the right way… Every time you pick up a handful of dust and see not the dust but a mystery, a marvel there in your hand. Every time you stop to think ‘I’m alive! and being alive is fantastic!’ “ —James Christian Philosophy: An Introduction to the Art of Wondering One of the biggest trends this year is a shift from light and breezy romantic themes to more moody and saturated designs. Colors like aubergine and burgundy really inspired me to create this gothic circus look. I found an…

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I would like to start by saying that I love Weird. I love the unique and creative nature of all things associated with being strange and against the norm. That’s why when I saw Desert View Tower on Roadside America’s website, I knew I had to go there. The first time I went to the Desert View Tower was on a date in December, 2017. This place is a sprawling desert sanctuary, punctuated with folk art and Americana. Walking through the oddities in the Tower and climbing through the painted anthropomorphic rock features really inspired me. While researching the Tower,…

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Industrial Elegance Meets Whimsical and Rustic Elements at this Wedding Styled Shoot at Wiens Family Cellars Soft details combined with Tank room elements create an industrial/chic aesthetic at this winery wedding With a color palate including shades of gray, mauve and maroon these hues really helped tie together the natural elements of the winery with an elevated elegance feel. Some of the standout design pieces included dark gray linens, a tall silver candelabra for the center of the table draped in florals, jewels and candlelight and purple and blue up-lighting to make the space feel intimate yet inviting. At the…

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Many of our readers ask us repeatedly to show more images of this or that Style Shoot. With the purpose of these style shoots to showcase the venue, the vendors, and most importantly, the targeted Look, we’ve been listening and sometimes invite others to help us bring more in-depth coverage of the day. We did this recently with a wedding cinematographer, Bryan Bratt Productions. Bryan is one of the many great artists in the Temecula Valley who regularly captures weddings for both area & destination couples, so when we asked for help, he was more than excited to see if…

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Once Upon a Time… You are cordially invited to attend an enchanted evening at the Temeku Hills ballroom… It is no wonder that this styled shoot was chosen as the cover for this year’s Mosaic Bride Magazine. Gorgeous draping, a dreamy couple, perfect mood lighting, a piano serenade, one-of-a-kind culinary creations and elegant fashion are only just a few key highlights from this concept shoot. The team behind this design started with Annette of Events by Annette’s vision. She envisioned a fairytale feel and knew instantly that Temeku Hills would be the perfect location. She notes that the ballroom has…

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So, you got engaged! Congratulations! The first step in the next chapter of your life. Let the wedding planning begin! Wedding planning can be stressful-finding the right dress, the right vendors, etc. The wedding planning experience should be overall fun! There is a plethora of wedding information found in print magazines to the World Wide Web. A bridal show is a great way for engaged couples to see and experience everything they need for their wedding in person. “While magazines and the internet are great resources for ideas and inspiration, at a bridal show you can actually meet local wedding…

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Our featured Spotlight Vendor of this month is The Ballroom At Temeku Hills. This is one of the more unique wedding & reception venues in the Temecula Valley. Why so? Because Temeku Hills is one of the few facilities that can provide both an outdoor and indoor component to your event. The name implies that a ballroom is available and you couldn’t be more right. This expansive main room of this elegant clubhouse is ideal for the more formal of occasions as well as one’s that need a weather neutral location. Never too hot or too cold for your guests;…

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In a marriage of technology and style, this week Pinterest and Target announced the first rollout of a new idea & design combination, Pinterest Lens. We all know Pinterest, the leading design and idea platform that is ever so popular with couples in the planning and styling-end of their special day. Well, in February, Pinterest introduced a new feature that allows the Pinterest user to identify an item, and see how to buy this item or items from retailers. What’s cool and new is the ability to now too not only Pin items, but to actually see where you can…

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Mosaic Bride is one of the primary methods that couples find & research prospective weddings for their wedding. We at Mosaic Bride believe it’s our duty to take our resource guide throughout the region, and we do this for September with two bridal shows. September 17th – Bridal Bazaar @ San Diego Convention Center September 30th – San Diego Bridal Show @ Holiday Inn, Carlsbad These are two bridal shows that routinely cover the bases when you’re looking for the new, the innovative, as well as the trending services, designs or what-ever. In that search, Mosaic Bride will be giving…

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With the advent of wineries setting up the Temecula Valley in the early 1980’s, the need for enclosed buildings to house and the wines became a necessary need. So from a practical standpoint, every winery needed them, but typically only for a limited amount of time, and only so much of the space. This opened up the opportunity to ‘share’ this space with events such a wedding receptions. Today, Temecula has close to 45 working wineries, and the ones that do weddings, also have barrel rooms to rent to bridal parties for indoor receptions. These typically cool rooms are perfect…

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