I take personal responsibility for the happiness of my brides.

About the Designers

Leading celebrity wedding and entertaining expert David Tutera partnered with esteemed Mon Cheri designer Martin Thornburg to create the David Tutera for Mon Cheri wedding dress collection. David works closely with Martin to develop an assortment of fashionable bridal designs ranging from traditional ball gowns to modern dresses, and couture fashions to more informal designs. David Tutera for Mon Cheri offers today’s stylish brides with high quality fabrics, hand-beaded Swarovski crystals, and impeccable fit at an affordable price.


About David:

David Tutera is a leading wedding and entertaining expert known for transforming the ordinary into the extraordinary. Tutera is the author of seven popular books on the topic and is the host of the hit primetime show, “My Fair Wedding” on WE TV. His name has become synonymous with style, elegance, creativity and vision. 
Awarded by Life & Style magazine as the “Best Celebrity Wedding Planner,” David’s impressive celebrity client list includes Jennifer Lopez, Matthew McConaughey, the Official Post Grammy Parties in New York City, Elton John, Barbara Walters, the Rolling Stones, Vice President Gore at the White House, Kenneth Cole, Tommy Hilfiger, Susan Lucci and The John F. Kennedy Center, as well as countless film premieres and celebrity parties for royalty, politicians and socialites. He continuously exceeds the expected with an unmatched level of inspiration, imagination, and innovation to create the latest trends.  For more information, please visit davidtutera.com.


About Martin:

Martin J. Thornburg Merchandiser/Designer started his career as a custom bridal designer and consultant. His execution of exquisite custom bridal wear was the focus of his energy and the start of a dream come true. Designing and sewing that “perfect dress” was a special gift. It is important to Martin to capture the personality of each bride. He focuses on designing what makes each woman feel beautiful and not look like every other bride. Custom bridal on a one-on-one basis was only a stepping-stone to a bigger endeavor. His career has blossomed into the design and merchandising of the David Tutera for Mon Cheri wedding dress collection.

Martin’s expertise has also lead to many interviews for leading publications of National magazines such as Modern Bride and Brides as well as being quoted in various trade magazines such as Vows and Women’s Wear Daily. He was also featured in an Internet “chat room” for brides to seek his advice. The David Tutera for Mon Cheri collection is as diversified and unique as the brides themselves. Martin truly believes that a great dress is all about shape, fit and construction. The icing on the cake is the detail and fabrics that he is so passionate about, and will not stop designing until they are perfect The blend of these key ingredients makes a bride beautiful.