Monte Durham, a native of West Virginia, is the Fashion Director at Bridals by Lori, the South's premier bridal salon featured on TLC's Say Yes to the Dress: Atlanta.
Before he found his way to bridal, Monte worked in fashion merchandising and hair styling, then made a name for himself as a Washington, D.C.-based bridal image consultant. His work has appeared in the pages of many publications including The Washingtonian and Brides Magazine. Monte's no-nonsense fashion commentary has made him a favorite guest on CNN and Fox. Monte's current project is building the M.O.N.T.E. brand, a line of hair care he launched in the fall of 2012. He resides in Alexandria, Virginia, where he devotes his free time to Hospice Capital Caring, and Virginia Welsh Terrier Rescue.