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    39 Gorgeous And Cheap Dresses To Wear To A Fall Wedding

    Because we should have our cake and eat it too...actually, we are just here for the cake.

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    1. A cinched mini dress so you'll have something to meet you in the *middle* and form the perfect union of simple and sweet.

    2. A split ruched halter gown that'll make you second guess whether you're going to a wedding or a red carpet event. Never too late to change your mind.

    3. An A-line cap sleeve dress for relying to create the perfect twirl as soon as you hit the dance floor (aka your one move).

    4. A knit maxi dress with a surplice neckline and draped skirt, because you deserve to make everywhere your runway — wedding aisles included.

    5. A lace boat-neck cocktail dress so you can shrug off the pressures of looking formal while saving money — this gives you the best of both worlds.

    6. A dramatic gown with thigh-high slits that'll have you striking poses even when the photographer isn't in sight. You should ALWAYS be ready.

    7. A sleeveless V-neck pencil dress for having something you can count on to *stick by you* no matter what. Autumn winds are no problem with this baby.

    8. A chiffon overlay dress, because the only thing more dramatic than your look will be catching the bouquet. Did you do some stretches first? None of anyone's business.

    9. A ribbed body-con midi dress so you'll be well-equipped when cool weather hits. GOODBYE jackets that only ruin your outfit.

    10. A velvet tunic dress with embroidered floral sleeves that'll give the bride's bouquet a run for its money. KIDDING. Maybe.

    11. A peplum high-collar dress for looking ridiculously sophisticated all night. You deserve to have been at that royal wedding.

    12. A belted button-down dress with a delicate collar for keeping the night nice and ~breezy~ if summer never really ends.

    13. A ruffled tie-neck cocktail dress, because you'll look more sophisticated than champagne (but you won't turn a glass down, obviously).

    14. An off-the-shoulder maxi dress so you can dare to bare, but also have some room.

    15. A ruffly-sleeved A-line dress that'll serve as an unexpected pop of color in a sea of probably all neutral styles.

    16. A floral wrap dress for keeping your look in ~full bloom~ no matter how late you stay on the dance floor.

    17. An off-the-shoulder dress with bell sleeves, because every happy occasion could use a little flare.

    18. A tie-front shirt dress so you're ready for the big day in just a cinch. Heck, stick with flats while you're at it.

    19. A layered cold-shoulder bodycon dress in ~nine patterns~ that'll inspire the entire room to get down on one knee. Bride included.

    20. A pearl-embroidered tunic shift with a ruffled hem for proving diamonds aren't the only one worthy of being a girl's best friend.

    21. A backless spaghetti strap dress, because this will keep things light — even if the vows get heavy.

    22. A V-neck shift dress with statement sleeves so you can reserve the drama for your outfit.

    23. A floral lace cocktail dress that'll leave no doubt that you're wearing the opposite of white.

    24. An asymmetrical lace bodycon dress for saying "I do" to every picture you take.

    25. A belted ruffle mini dress, because looking this chic should never equal the cost of a wedding.

    26. A belted V-neck gown with a high-low hem because you too deserve to be on an altar.

    27. A chiffon tunic dress with crochet sleeves that'll instantly become your soulmate, aka a love story for the ages.

    28. A cut-out bandage dress for a slight twist to your usual black dress — don't worry, you'll still wear this for years to come.

    29. A sequined short sleeve dress, because you'll have your own disco ball on hand. No worries if the DJ "forgot" one.

    30. A seamless tube slip dress so you feel daring enough to sneak a fourth piece of cake. You know everyone wants to, too.

    31. A lace contrast swing dress that'll become your go-to faster than it takes to dance the Hora. So actually, a lot faster.

    32. An angel-sleeve midi dress for feeling so comfortable, you'll be the last one standing. But you already knew you'd be.

    33. A scallop-pleated skater dress, because it's wedding season baby and you're going to need a reliable LBD STAT.

    34. A belted halter maxi dress with an optional topper so you're good to go whatever the weather may be — cold? Hot? Do we ever really know what's coming?

    35. A crepe-sleeved midi dress that'll make you wonder why you ever considered spending $$$ on clothes. Your budget should be saved for the afterparty.

    36. A bodycon knee-length dress for easily winning most dramatic entrance. Did you tip off the wedding photographer about your arrival? Maybe.

    37. A lace-top cocktail dress, because the only thing spooky should be an October wedding — not your credit card bill.

    38. A polka dot maxi dress so you look spot on the entire evening. Even if there's an open bar.

    39. An elegant lace dress that'll create a look more memorable than any family photos. They'll be talking about this instead.

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