David Tutera speaks on stage during the bridal expo at the community center Sunday. "Dream bigger." he said.

 

Brides to be, bridesmaids, mothers, fathers, grooms and other attendees gather around the stage to watch a wedding dress fashion show during the bridal expo at the community center Sunday.

 

Dorothy Alsbrook, 82, is a fan of David Tutera sitting in the front row when he spoke during the bridal expo at the community center Sunday. "You expand my demographic!" Tutera said.

 

Brides to be, bridesmaids, friends, family and other fans cram into the space in front of the catwalk to take photos of David Tutera as he speaks during the bridal expo at the community center Sunday.

Leah Hernandez, 34, of Victoria, laughs when she is picked to ask a question of David Tutera during the bridal expo at the community center Sunday. Hernandez asked a question about involving her groom more in her wedding planning. Her wedding date is September 18th.