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23 Beautiful Dresses That Only Look Expensive

Get dressed to the nines, at prices starting at $19.99.

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1. A pink midi dress straight out of a '50s flick.

Get it from Asos for $78. Available in sizes 14–24.
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Get it from Asos for $78.

Available in sizes 14–24.

2. A ladder lace maxi that'll take you higher.

Get it from Tobi for $60. Available in sizes XS–L.

3. A too-cool striped dress that has sequins in all the right places (everywhere).

Get it from Front Row Shop for $49.70. Available in sizes S–L.
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Get it from Front Row Shop for $49.70. Available in sizes S–L.

4. A brocade swing dress that'll make you feel like the prettiest chaise in Versailles.

Get it from Mango for $19.99 (on sale from $79.99). Available in sizes 2–10.
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Get it from Mango for $19.99 (on sale from $79.99). Available in sizes 2–10.

5. A cape-sleeved mini dress that brings all the drama.

Get it from Forever 21 for $22.90. Available in sizes 0X–3X.
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Get it from Forever 21 for $22.90. Available in sizes 0X–3X.

6. A plunge mini that adds just a little frill.

Get it from Mango for $29.99 (on sale from $99.99). Available in sizes 2–10.
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Get it from Mango for $29.99 (on sale from $99.99). Available in sizes 2–10.

7. An eyelash lace dress with a stunning back.

Get it from Forever 21 for $24.90. Available in sizes S–L in blue and 0X–3X in black and blush pink.

8. A strapless dress that wows with white lace.

Get it from ModCloth for $29.99 (on sale from $99.99). Available in sizes 4–14.
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Get it from ModCloth for $29.99 (on sale from $99.99). Available in sizes 4–14.

9. A minimalist maxi dress no one will believe is from Lands' End.

Get it from Lands' End for $68.99. Available in sizes XS–XL.

10. A knot-front dress with just the right hint of shimmer.

Get it from Missguided for $44.80. Available in sizes 12–20.
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Get it from Missguided for $44.80. Available in sizes 12–20.

11. An off-the-shoulder dress with dramatic arm bows.

Get it from Pixie Mart for $60. Available in sizes S–M.
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Get it from Pixie Mart for $60. Available in sizes S–M.

12. A long-sleeve mini that'll ruffle some feathers.

Get it from Asos for $62. / Available in sizes 2–12. Also available in pink.
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Get it from Asos for $62. / Available in sizes 2–12. Also available in pink.

13. A pleated dress that's a step up from just any LBD.

Get it from Missguided for $40. Available in sizes 12–20.
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Get it from Missguided for $40. Available in sizes 12–20.

14. A slinky satin dress that stands out in the perfect red.

Get it from Mango for $29.99 (on sale from $99.99). Available in sizes 2–10. Also available in black and copper.
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Get it from Mango for $29.99 (on sale from $99.99). Available in sizes 2–10. Also available in black and copper.

15. A fresh white dress for any modern flapper.

Get it from Express for $69.90. Available in sizes XS–L. Also available in pink and black.
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Get it from Express for $69.90. Available in sizes XS–L. Also available in pink and black.

16. A black peplum dress with crazy-pretty lace detail.

Get it from TopShop for $66. Available in sizes S–L.
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Get it from TopShop for $66. Available in sizes S–L.

17. A draped velvet dress that's basically George Costanza's dream.

Get it from Asos for $35. / Available in sizes 4–10.
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Get it from Asos for $35. / Available in sizes 4–10.

18. A black-and-gold slip dress you can dance the night away in.

Get it from Asos for $62. Available in sizes 2–14. Also available in silver.
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Get it from Asos for $62. Available in sizes 2–14. Also available in silver.

19. A tuxedo dress that adds just the right luxe to a tux.

Get it from Missguided for $64. Available in sizes 0–12, 0–10 tall, and 0–10 petite.
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Get it from Missguided for $64. Available in sizes 0–12, 0–10 tall, and 0–10 petite.

20. An iridescent dress with a delicately strappy back.

Get it from Zara for $49.90. Available in sizes XS–L.

21. An asymmetrical dress with a faux leather harness in the back.

Get it from Lane Bryant for $64.99 (on sale from $108). Available in sizes 12–18.

22. A colorful dress that makes carnations look actually elegant.

Get it from ModCloth for $38.99 (on sale from $129.99). Available in sizes 2–26.

23. A seersucker dress that makes it seem like you use "summer" as a verb.

Get it from Necessary Clothing for $27.99. Available in sizes S–L.
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Get it from Necessary Clothing for $27.99. Available in sizes S–L.

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