03/29/2014 01:53 pm ET

10 Gorgeous Gowns For Under $500

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By Kellee Khalil

We all know weddings can cost way too much money -- but only if you let them. If you're looking to save money on your wedding, the gown is a great place to start! The average amount spent on a wedding dress in 2012 was $1,211, but you can spend half that and still get a sensational frock. Browse 10 of our favorite under-$500 options below.

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