Leading wedding and entertaining expert, David Tutera is hailed as an artistic visionary whose ability, uniquely creative talents and outstanding reputation have made him a tremendous success in the lifestyle arena.
After ten years as head designer for a major bridal manufacturer, Sophia Apostolides created a new bridal collection for Mon Cheri, Sophia Tolli. With its unparalleled craftsmanship and exceptional fit, the Sophia Tolli collection provides an array of gorgeous, show-stopping bridal gowns.
A truly prestigious designer, James Clifford started his formal career as a designer at the New England School of Art and Design. Following graduation, he participated in a two-year apprenticeship at the House of Bianchi and was then recruited by Priscilla of Boston.
Born into a family of Italian artisans and raised in Philadelphia, Joan Calabrese showed a complete love of fashion from a very early age. Joan adds, “From the day I could pick up a pencil, I was always drawing, always clothing.”
Ivonne Dome, social occasion designer for Mon Cheri, has known that she would be a clothing designer since she was a child. Born and raised in Puerto Rico, Ivonne combines ethnic details with modern trends for the Montage, Cameron Blake, Occasions, and Capri collections.
Martin J. Thornburg 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.
With over 27 years of design experience, Renata Morini is the creator and designer of the separates collection Renata by Mon Cheri. Morini began her career at the age of 19, working with some the world’s finest fashion houses including Zac Posen, Brooks Brothers and Gucci.