Steals & Deals: 8 Gowns Under $1,000

Look like a million bucks without breaking the bank in these stunning budget-friendly finds.


Sweet Talk

Sheath with beaded bodice by Rebecca Ingram, about $879.

Rebecca Ingram wedding gown

Fine Details

Sheath with high neckline and allover Chantilly lace by Kleinfeld Kollection, about $750.

Kleinfeld Kollection wedding gown

Bare Arms

Strapless A-line dress with a cutout bodice by By Watters, about $800.

Watters wedding gown

Clean Cut

Off-the-shoulder satin sheath with a beaded belt by Morilee by Madeline Gardner, about $825.

Morilee by Madeline Gardner wedding gown

Floral Tribute

Tulle ballgown with 3D floral appliqués and matching floor-length veil by Tadashi Shoji, about $978.

Tadashi Shoji wedding gown

Cold Shoulder

Knit crepe fit-and-flare with halter neckline by Jenny Yoo, about $995.

Jenny Yoo wedding gown

Take the Plunge

A-line gown with deep V-neckline and floral lace bodice by BHLDN, about $975.

BHLDN wedding gown

Sparkle Plenty

Satin and crepe slip dress with separate fully beaded overdress by White by Vera Wang, about $528.

White by Vera Wang wedding gown

Hoping to score a high-end gown on sale? Jill Abruzzo, Kleinfeld Bridal Party Brand Manager, suggests shopping “during summer and early winter when retailers commonly offer sales, as they’re clearing their inventory.”