For many brides, the wedding dress is one of the most important parts of their big day.

But with the average cost of nuptials now standing at £30,000 in the UK not everyone can, or wants to, splurge their savings on a gown that will only be worn for a matter of hours.

Finding a suitable wedding dress can be a long and stressful process for any bride-to-be, but none feel the strain more than those who find themselves on a tight budget.

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From 15p €0.18 $0.18 USD 0.27 a day, more exclusives, analysis and extras.

The solution? Look to the high street for your nuptials where it’s now possible to find elegant options that don’t break the bank.   

Price-conscious brides now have their pick of an ever-expanding selection of high street wedding dresses with brands like Whistles, Asos, French Connection and Monsoon all offering a range of gowns designed for the modern bride.

From classic floor-length silhouettes in delicate shades of white, to contemporary two pieces and tailored suits, there’s something for every style. 

Here, we take a look at some of the best budget wedding dresses on the high street right now.

Juliet Wedding Dress, £699, Whistles


Estelle Embellished V Neck Dress, £225, French Connection


Asos Edition, Halter Backless Maxi Wedding Dress, £120, Asos


Long Lace Dress, £139.99, H&M


Minerva Dress, £385, Reformation


Grace Bardot Midi Wedding Dress, £249, Monsoon


Victoriana Bridal Jumpsuit, £199, Phase Eight


Primrose Tiered Gown with Sleeves, £750, Self Portrait


Sylvia Dress, £225, Ghost


Degas Bridal Gown, £550, Needle and Thread


Solace London, Cadenza Ruffled Bonded Satin Jumpsuit, £350, Net-a-Porter


Twist Shoulder Midi Dress, £55, Topshop


Michael Lo Sordo, Silk-Satin Gown, £585, Net-a-Porter


Godet Maxi Dress, £120, Miss Selfridge


Annie Wedding Blazer, £299 and Trouser, £229, Whistles


Cari Sparkle Maxi Wedding Dress, £250, French Connection


Marling, Wrap Front Midi Dress, £185, Reiss


Asos Edition, Cross Front Cape Wedding Dress, £165, Asos


Azaelea Dress White, £260, Self Portrait


Evette Lace Wedding Dress, £325, Phase Eight


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