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20 Gorgeous Wedding Dresses for Less Than $1,000

Posted: 07/05/2012 11:05 am

Looking for a budget-friendly wedding dress? As our roundup of the best gowns for less than $1,000 proves, true style knows no number.

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  • Badgley Mischka

    Strapless ruffle gown, style BADGA30002, $895, Badgley Mischka, available at <a href="" target="blank">Shopbop</a><br><br><a href="" target="blank">See more Badgley Mischka wedding dresses</a><br><em>Photo: Courtesy of Shopbop</em>

  • J.Crew

    Embroidered feather dress, style 77802, $895, <a href="" target="blank">J.Crew</a><br><br><a href="" target="blank">See more J.Crew wedding dresses</a><br><em>Photo: Courtesy of J.Crew</em>

  • Carmen Marc Valvo

    Twist-neck crepe gown, style 524316, $940, Carmen Marc Valvo, available at <a href="" target="blank">Nordstrom</a><br><em>Photo: Courtesy of Nordstrom</em>

  • Galina

    Strapless tulle ruffle ball gown, style PK3357, $599, Galina, available at <a href="" target="blank">David's Bridal</a><br><br><a href="" target="blank">See more David's Bridal wedding dresses</a><br>Photo: Courtesy of David's Bridal

  • Rachel Zoe

    Ruffle sleeve gown, Dasha, $725, Rachel Zoe, available at <a href="" target="blank">Bergdorf Goodman</a><br><em>Photo: Courtesy of Bergdorf Goodman</em>

  • Bebe

    Sequin and feather mermaid dress, style 70AB2102N718, $759, <a href="" target="blank">Bebe</a><br><em>Photo: Courtesy of Bebe</em>

  • Kay Unger

    Metallic lace three-quarter-sleeve gown, style NMS12_T4FXN, $630, Kay Unger, available at <a href="" target="blank">Neiman Marcus</a><br><em>Photo: Courtesy of Neiman Marcus</em>

  • Wtoo

    Ivory taffeta gown with convertible ruffled collar, style 17853, $955, <a href="" target="blank">Wtoo</a> <br><br><a href="" target="blank">See more Wtoo wedding dresses</a><br><em>Photo: Courtesy of Wtoo</em>

  • Sue Wong

    Beaded short lace dress, style 610548, $448, Sue Wong, available at <a href="" target="blank">Bloomingdale's</a><br><br> <em>Photo: Courtesy of Bloomingdale's</em>

  • After Six

    Strapless lace dress with shirred bodice and full shirred skirt, style 1037, $660, <a href="" target="blank">After Six</a><br><br><em>Photo: Courtesy of Dessy Group</em>


    Crocheted lace gown with a grosgrain ribbon at the waist, style 20683199, $600, Tracy Reese, available at <a href="" target="blank">BHLDN</a><br><em>Photo: Courtesy of BHLDN</em>

  • Ivy & Aster

    Burnout silk-satin chiffon dress, Bouquet, from $935, <a href="" target="blank">Ivy & Aster</a><br><br><a href="" target="blank">See more Ivy & Aster wedding dresses</a><br><em>Photo: Courtesy of Ivy & Aster</em>

  • Alfred Angelo

    Taffeta and organza mermaid gown, style 2308, $999, <a href="" target="blank">Alfred Angelo</a><br><br><a href="" target="blank">See more Alfred Angelo wedding dresses</a><br><em>Photo: Courtesy of Alfred Angelo</em>

  • Theia

    Satin tuxedo jumpsuit, style 527190, $850, Theia, available at <a href="" target="blank">Nordstrom</a><br><br><a href="" target="blank">See more Theia wedding dresses</a><br><em>Photo: Courtesy of Nordstrom</em>

  • Jasmine

    Matte satin front-slit gown, style F141058, $800, <a href="">Jasmine</a><br><br><a href="" target="blank">See more Jasmine wedding dresses</a><br><em>Photo: Courtesy of Jasmine</em>

  • 57 Grand

    Silk charmeuse cowl-neck gown, Liberty, $698, <a href="" target="blank">57 Grand</a><br><br><a href="" target="blank">See more 57 Grand wedding dresses</a><br><em>Photo: Courtesy of 57 Grand</em>

  • Maggie Sottero

    Slim A-line Alençon lace gown, style S5229, $999, <a href="" target="blank">Maggie Sottero</a><br><br><a href="" target="blank">See more Maggie Sottero wedding dresses</a><br><em>Photo: Courtesy of Maggie Sottero</em>

  • Simply Dresses

    Strapless rhinestone-embellished dress, Gigi, $698, <a href="" target="blank">TEXT</a>Simply Dresses<br><em>Photo: Courtesy of Simply Dresses</em>

  • Faviana

    Taffeta sweetheart mermaid gown, style 524912, $798, Faviana, available at <a href="" target="blank">Nordstrom</a><br><em>Photo: Courtesy of Nordstrom</em>

  • Tadashi Shoji

    Ivory hand-cut flower gown, style OC202L, $798, <a href="" target="blank">Tadashi Shoji</a><br><br><a href="" target="blank">See more Tadashi Shoji wedding dresses</a><br><em>Photo: Courtesy of Tadashi Shoji</em>

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