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    35 Amazingly Gorgeous And Cheap Dresses To Wear To An Outdoor Wedding

    Because you have two priorities: eat all the cake and find the perfect dress on a budget (in that order).

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    1. A monochromatic strapless dress, because (like a wedding) very little can go wrong when you go with simple and sweet.

    Get it from Nasty Gal for $24 (available in sizes 2-8).

    2. A semi-sheer halter dress so you're ready for a black tie wedding without spending too much *green*.

    Promising review: "I purchased this for a 'black tie preferred' wedding and it was perfect. I received tons of compliments and it was comfortable all night! I never thought to order a dress like this on Amazon, but now I'm a believer!" —Megan M.

    Get it from Amazon for $19.99+ (available in sizes 16-26 plus and 13 colors).

    3. A strapless porcelain print midi dress that'll lead to a pattern of compliments instead of concerns about how the wind may blow.

    Get it from Boohoo for $40 (available in sizes 4-10).

    4. An off-the-shoulder sheath dress for adding a little extra sizzle to the sand.,

    Get it from Lord & Taylor for $44.25 (originally $59; available in sizes 0-10).

    5. A crochet-sleeve swing dress, because this will keep you feeling *rosy* no matter how high the humidity. I can't speak for your hair.

    Get it from Lane Bryant for $35.97 (originally $59.95; available in sizes 10/12-26/28 and two colors).

    6. An A-line midi dress with ruffled cap sleeves so blue skies are practically guaranteed. Believe in the power of this dress.

    Promising review: "Wow what a beautiful summer dress! The fabric is very nice quality. It’s not too thick or thin, just right. The dress is lined so it’s not see-through at all. I personally love the length hitting right below the knee. It looks great with nude heels." —Jackie

    Get it from Amazon for $8.99+ (available in sizes S-XL and two colors).

    7. A bardot wrap split dress that'll ~stick with you~ through every strong gust of wind. And they thought the happy couple made the best team.

    Get it from Missguided for $42 (available in sizes 2-12 and two colors).

    8. A floral print wrap dress for bringing your own backup bouquet. Who said you're competitive? WHO?


    Get it from Target for $29.99 (available in sizes 0X-4X).

    9. A semi-sheer lace cocktail dress, because this will prove you deserve to be placed on an altar — partner not necessary.,

    Promising review: "I love this dress! I got so many compliments on it at an outdoor wedding we went to! I have a DDD chest and the cut of the dress, material, and waistband made everything look put-together and just as pictured! The price is amazing for a dress no one else will be wearing when you go out." —Anne Hack

    Get it from Amazon for $34.99+ (available in sizes XS-XL and three colors).

    10. A one shoulder satin maxi dress so you look more sophisticated than champagne (but you won't turn a glass down, obviously).

    Get it from Asos for $45.50 (available in sizes 0-14).

    11. A floral high-neck dress with a high-low hem that'll feel so comfortable, you'll be the last one standing.

    Get it from Torrid for $44.17 (originally $58.90; available in sizes M-6X).

    12. A stretch-knit bodycon dress for keeping everything close to avoid any uh-oh moments. Do you win most prepared? Of course.

    Promising review: "This is a fantastic little dress. You can dress it up or down. I got my usual size and it was a perfect fit." —sunnyleigh20

    Get it from Nordstrom for $32.98 (originally $55; available in sizes XS-XXL and four colors).

    13. A V-neck lace dress, because this is an option you'll want to wear forever and ever. Kind of like a marriage. But better.,

    Promising review: "I bought this dress for a wedding and received so many compliments, it was insane! It's a Nordstrom-quality dress on an Amazon budget." —DCuevas

    Get it from Amazon for $25.99+ (available in sizes S-XL and five colors).

    14. An asymmetric sheath dress so you feel daring enough to take a fourth piece of cake. You know everyone wants to, too.

    Get it from Bloomingdales for $43.12 (originally $88; available in sizes XS-L).

    15. A one-shoulder belted dress that'll look more dramatic than any of the toasts. Or maybe they'll toast to you?

    Get it from Missguided for $42 (available in sizes 12-20).

    16. A head-turning halter dress with a high slit for making a sunny appearance rain or shine — but hopefully shine.

    Promising review: "This dress is nice and feels sexy. The fabric is super soft and drapes nicely. I would recommend." —MandiniChic

    Get it from Express for $47.94 (originally $79.90; available in sizes XS-L and two colors).

    17. An off-the-shoulder romper dress, because this will have you ~covered~ even if you're lifted in the chair during the Hora.

    Promising review: "I absolutely love this romper! I needed something lightweight for the still humid Florida weather, and this little number was just perfect! You can dress it up or down depending on where you're going. The size was on point and the quality is pretty impeccable considering how affordable the romper is. I definitely recommend!" —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $24.99 (available in sizes XS-L).

    18. A strappy floral dress with double slits so you look twice as nice (and get double the compliments).

    Get it from American Eagle for $44.95 (available in sizes XXS-XXL).

    19. A bright floral maxi dress that'll certainly be able to keep up with all your dance moves. In fact, they'll make them look even BETTER.

    Get it from Forever 21 for $38 (available in sizes 1X-3X).

    20. A silky slip for a 100% guarantee you'll keep cool no matter how high the temperatures reach. You👏will👏not👏sweat.

    Get it from Eggie for $40.60 (originally $58; available in sizes XS-XL).

    21. A pleated halter dress with a keyhole neckline, because every happy occasion could use a little flare.

    Promising review: "I have never written a review before, but I love this dress so much that I had to! I bought this for a wedding, and it fits so well! It seems well-made. I would 100% recommend this dress!" —Beka

    Get it from Amazon for $26.99 (available in sizes 0/2-16).

    22. A ruffled skater dress that'll inspire at least ten people to get down on one knee.

    Get it from Boohoo for $40 (available in sizes 12-20 and three colors).

    23. A cold shoulder maxi dress with a side slit so you can technically have your own garter moment.

    Get it from Tobi for $44 (originally $88; available in sizes S-XL and five colors).

    24. A flirty, daisy-print slip for making sure you won't feel *wilted* if the sun is extra hot.

    Get it from Free People for $39.95 (originally $68; available in sizes XS-L).

    25. A flared mini dress with lace cap sleeves, because this LBD will instantly become your soulmate, aka a love story for the ages.

    Promising review: "This dress is absolutely beautiful. I bought this for a family wedding and received numerous compliments. It's extremely comfortable. This is my new favorite little black dress. I HIGHLY recommend this dress." —Melissa DeRuvo

    Get it from Amazon for $20.59 (available in sizes S-XL and two colors).

    26. A lace-trim cotton dress so you can keep things light, even if the vows get heavy.

    Promising review: "I love everything about this dress. In fact, I love it so much that I might buy it in a second color, as well. It looks much more expensive than it is. I will be wearing this dress all summer long." —lovestoshop33

    Get it from Nordstrom for $49 (available in sizes XXS-XXL).

    27. A patterned crêpe dress that'll make the couple question their choice for the flower girl. It should have been YOU.


    Get it from H&M for $34.99 (available in sizes 16-26).

    28. A floral one-shoulder tiered dress so you can reserve the drama for your outfit.

    Get it from Asos for $19.50 (originally $49; available in sizes 2-10).

    29. A poplin ruffle dress, because looking this chic should never equal the cost of a wedding.,

    Get it from Lord & Taylor for $39.99 (originally $88; available in sizes XS-L).

    30. A belted contrast maxi dress so you're safely wearing the opposite of white.

    Promising review: "Everyone says I looked so spectacular! I felt so good in this dress; it’s awesome." —Dorothy Denis

    Get it from Amazon for $24.99+ (available in sizes 0X-3X and four colors).

    31. An asymmetrical ruched dress that'll win a spot front and center in all of the family photos.

    Promising review: "I went out on a limb and ordered this to wear to some summer weddings and I'm so glad I did! The material is very comfortable and great for masking sweat when you're out killing it on the dance floor. It fits as expected and has a little stretch to it. I'm in love with the neckline too!" —Abby Bostic

    Get it from Amazon for $9.99+ (available in sizes S-3X and 15 colors).

    32. A textured wrap dress for saying "I do" to every picture you take in it.

    Get it from Walmart for $13 (originally $15.98; available in sizes S-XL and four colors).

    33. A silky striped sheath dress, because you're guaranteed to make a smooth entrance. Do you deserve a DJ shoutout? I think so.

    Get it from Express for $48.94 (originally $69.90; available in sizes XXS-XL).

    34. A lacey V-neck maxi dress so you'll have a formal occasion staple for as long as marriages last (hopefully, forever).

    Promising review: "I ordered this dress to wear for a family wedding. I got more compliments than anything I've ordered before! It fits wonderfully. The dress is super comfortable, too! I love it, love it, LOVE IT!" —L. Sue Hernandez

    Get it from Amazon for $35.99+ (available in sizes 14-26 plus and six colors).

    35. A midi wrap dress that'll heat up the dance floor enough to distract everyone from your dance moves.

    Get it from Asos for $35 (available in sizes 12-24).

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    The reviews in this post have been edited for length and clarity.

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