7 Stunning High Street Wedding Dresses For Under £500
When it comes to buying a wedding dress most people expect to shell out hundreds, if not thousands on that perfect dress.
But as wedding budgets get continually squeezed brides are now looking for inexpensive solutions.
Many of those brides are turning to the high street and some are even them upcycling their new dress to make it unique to their own personal style.
Here are 7 high street wedding dresses for under £500:
1. Off-White ‘Kathryn’ Wedding Dress
Price: £85 from Dorothy Perkins
Take a contemporary approach to bridal dressing with the white ‘Kathryn’ lace dress from the Dorothy Perkins’ new wedding collection. In a floor sweeping length, the elegantly flowing skirt adds a romantic feel to the design. Featuring thick guipure lace detailing and softly cinched silhouette, the Kathryn dress is a beautiful option for contemporary brides.
2. Ivory ‘Arabella’ Wedding Dress
Price: £150 from Dorothy Perkins
The ivory Arabella wedding dress is the epitome of vintage-inspired femininity. With an elegant and timeless fit and flare silhouette, the Bardot style dress falls to just below the knee and features a scalloped hem and neckline. Charmingly demure and romantic, the ‘Arabella’ is a beautiful choice for your wedding day.
3. Tulle Midi Bridal Dress
Price: £425 from Top Shop
Timelessly elegant and sophisticated, this ivory dress has a delicate tulle overlay and intricate Chantilly lace sleeves. The full, feminine skirt offsets the flattering nipped-in waist perfectly. Vintage-inspired covered buttons complete the beautiful picture.
4. Embroidered Applique Maxi Bridal Dress
Price: £395 from Top Shop
This embroidered ivory maxi dress is made from lustrous satin and whisper-weight georgette, and is finished with intricate floral appliqué along the shoulders and bodice. It comes in a beautiful peachy pink hue for an elegant alternative to expected white styles. The tie-back detail cinches the waist for the most feminine silhouette.
Price: £199 from Debenhams
This ivory bridal dress with a sweetheart neckline from Debut showcases a timeless style and will serve as the perfect special occasions piece. Effortlessly draping to a floor length, it features an elegant sweetheart neckline and beautiful lace detailing for a vintage finish.
Price: £230 from Debenhams
This beautiful ivory wedding dress with fishtail skirt from Debut has been elegantly designed with an irresistibly soft ivory sateen feel. Boasting a classic wrap design with a contemporary jewel embellishment, it is finished with a concealed zip fastening and feminine v neckline.
Priced: £250 from Debenhams
A timeless ivory bridal dress from that showcases vintage charm. Offering exquisite lace detailing and elegant Bardot shoulders, it is cut to a midi length and features an adjustable self tie waist with a ribbon fastening that can be tied into a pretty bow for an effortless finish.
By Tina Calder, Excalibur Press