Last Updated on 27th April 2011

If yesterday’s designer wedding dresses will only ever be a dream, here’s something to bring you back to reality with a smile on your face.

We’ve scoured the virtual (royal) wedding rails of our favourite high street hot spots and boutiques to find you five dresses under £500 to fall in love with on your wedding day – and trust us, you will.

See below for our top picks that’ll give Kate a run for her money on route to becoming princess (ok, that’s pretty unlikely, but they are rather great)…


Violetta Ivory Wedding Dress

£120, available at BHS. BUY NOW!


Ivory Embellished Bandeau Bridal Dress

£400 £300, available at Debenhams. BUY NOW!


Cascading Goddess Gown

$1,600, (£965.99) available at BHLDN. BUY NOW!


Ivory One-shoulder Appliqued Flower Dress

£160 £120, available at Debenhams. BUY NOW!


Biba Daisy Pleated Bandeau Chiffon Bridal Gown

£595, available at House of Fraser. BUY NOW!

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