10 High Fashion Dresses You Can Buy for Under $2,500

When you have champagne dreams and a beer budget, it can really be challenging to find the dream wedding dress without breaking the bank. Sure, you like the finer things in life and are typically drawn to luxurious items in your everyday life. Why should it be any different on your wedding day? After all, it is the single, most important day in your life, so you should look like a million bucks, right?

Luckily, you CAN fall in love with that designer wedding dress that regularly costs a fortune, and grab it at a steal of a price. You may have heard of the hottest trend in wedding dress shopping – buying a preowned wedding dress. Brides all over the globe are turning to used wedding dress websites to search for and purchase their wedding dress so that they can save money and help protect the planet.

Think about this. A wedding dress is generally only going to be worn for 5 – 6 hours. That’s crazy, right? You spend thousands of dollars on buying and altering your wedding dress, and you only get to wear it for a few hours. Just doesn’t seem right. You dreamt about her your entire life, and when you finally find the one that truly matches your soul and spirit, you have to give her at least one more trip down the aisle. Not to mention that fashion is the 2nd largest polluter in the world, so every time someone sells their wedding dress to another bride, they make an enormous contribution to saving our environment. Sounds great, don’t you agree? You save money and help to save the planet.

Now, let’s find you a magical wedding dress at a bargain price.

Eve of Milady – 1567

When it comes to beautiful details and exquisite designs, Eve of Milady is one of the most popular wedding dress designers. Her gowns are so romantic and dreamy but can put a massive hole in your budget as the prices go up to $10,000. If you are looking for a gown that has gorgeous beadwork, long sleeves, and a Cinderella skirt, Eve of Milady 1567 is for you! With an original price tag of over $5,000, this unbelievable high fashion wedding dress can be yours for $2,000.

Eve of Milady 1567 dress

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Romantic Floral Ballgown – Style JUX015001

Nothing says couture more than a beautiful floral print. This unbelievable ballgown has the most gorgeous floral pattern in vibrant pinks and reds, under a soft layer of tulle. The full skirt turns this gown into a fairytale wedding dress. With the straight-across neckline that is demure and feminine, you will look gorgeous on your wedding day. This gown can be yours today for only $650.00. She is a new listing and won’t last long, contact the bride today – Style JUX015001.

Romantic Floral Ballgown - Style JUX015001 dress

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Birenzweig – BRC6-20

Nothing is more breathtaking than a long sleeve lace gown. And with a price tag of over $7,000, this Birenzweig wedding dress is to die for. If you have been on the hunt for a long sleeve lace bridal gown with an off-the-shoulder neckline and low back, today is your lucky day. Style Birenzweig BRC6-20 has recently been reduced in price to only $1,000!!! What a deal. If you want to rock this gorgeous bridal gown on your wedding day, don’t wait too long to contact the seller.

Birenzweig - BRC6-20 dress

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Willowby by Watters – Fawnlily

Some of the newest and most popular trends in wedding dress fashion are the sheer illusion peek-a-boo cutouts, and this dreamy gown by the Willowby by Watters brand has us swooning. Not only is this bridal gown made from the most exquisite lace, but she also has a beautiful v-neckline, soft and flowy a-line skirt, a low back, and those peek-a-boo cutouts at the waist. And with a name like Fawnlily, you know she is truly divine. Discounted 47% off the retail price, you can float down the aisle in Fawnlily for only $1,200.

Willowby by Watters - Fawnlily dress

Photo credit: Oncewed – Willowby Fawnlily listing #93447

Jenny Yoo – Holloway

Modern, minimalist, sleek, and a little bit sexy. The Holloway gown, designed by Jenny Yoo, is an A-line gown with a dramatic low back and high front slit; the sexy plunging neckline and side panels feature a sheer mesh panel for subtle coverage. A sophisticated and elegant yet simple wedding gown, wearing Holloway, you will feel comfortable and confident on your wedding day. A high fashion wedding dress all the way and only $775.

Jenny Yoo - Holloway dress

Photo Credit: Oncewed – Jenny Yoo Holloway – Listing # 93293

Elizabeth Dye – Freya

Billows of watercolor tulle in the palest shades of opal and champagne. Shimmering paillettes decorate the corset bodice, and a be-jeweled belt emphasizes your waist, while romantic, soft billowy tulle sleeves whisper from your shoulders. You will look like a million bucks on your wedding day in Freya, by Elizabeth Dye. Buy her today for only $1,600.

Elizabeth Dye - Freya dress

Photo via Oncewed.com – Elizabeth Dye – Freya. Listing #93178

Enzoani – Lainey

Lainey by Enzoani is an extravagant mermaid wedding gown constructed with beautiful sequin embroidered lace on soft stretch georgette fabric. The strapless, neckline has a deep plunge and compliments the gorgeous back with a cascading, illusion lace train. This gown is fantastic! Only $1,500!!!

Enzoani - Lainey dress

Photo via: Oncewed.com listing #92746

Eve of Milady – 1535

This is a real high fashion gown with an unbelievable multi-layer ruffled skirt that is dramatic and dreamy. The fitted bodice has a demure sweetheart neckline, a little sheer peek-a-boo waist area, and is adorned with exquisite beadwork. Eve of Milady 1535 was $5,000, and now you can wear her for only $1,100.

Eve of Milady - 1535 dress

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Rue De Seine – Beau

For all the free-spirited brides that like to be a little bold, meet Beau by Rue De Seine. An earthy gown with decorative lace, corset bodice, and ethereal sleeves. Glam to the max with an earthy, boho spirit. A steal of a deal at only $1,750.

Rue De Seine - Beau dress

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Namelazz – Pencil Dress

When sophistication and high fashion meet, the result is a stunning pencil dress—a beautiful, elegant wedding dress option for an intimate wedding. Crafted from mid-weight, lined crepe fabric, this wedding dress by Namelazz is classy, and modern. The ultra-glam chic ankle-length, incredibly deep plunge back and high neck make this gown sheer perfection. Purchase today for only $300.

Namelazz - Pencil Dress dress

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