26 Affordable Wedding Dresses We Found on Etsy

Budget brides are some of the savviest shoppers on the planet. Chances are, if you’re planning a wedding, you already know how to cut your floral budget in half or how to score a ceremony venue without paying premium. And if we asked you about party favors, you’d probably show us 101 DIY ideas on Pinterest that cost next to nothing. But when it comes to bridal gowns, finding cheap wedding dresses can stump even the most canny brides-to-be.

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If you’ve already scoured the racks at David’s Bridal and hit up a slew of online bridal shops from ASOS to BHLDN and still haven’t found the one, try your luck on Etsy. The online marketplace is one of the most overlooked destinations for cheap wedding dresses. It has endless handmade, one-of-a-kind options under $1,000. From a classic lace ballgown for the traditional set to an 80s sequined Bob Mackie design for the alternative bride, here are 26 cheap wedding dresses for your happily ever after.

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