survey of 20,000 brides from the Knot. In fact, the average cost of a wedding is the highest it's been in years at $28,427. With sites like Pinterest providing opulent inspiration and an increased focus on celebrity wedding style, it's no wonder that ladies are spending so much, but sometimes our budgets don't match our dreams. Thankfully big brands are eager to fill our needs and this market void with gorgeous looks for less.
Many mass retailers have jumped on the bridal bandwagon in recent years, from J.Crew to Urban Outfitters to Costco. Vera Wang's collection for David's Bridal has also been a big hit. Now Target is the latest big-box store to offer wedding gowns, with dresses ranging from $99.99 to $129.99. So the next time you're picking up flip-flops, detergent, and cat litter you can also buy your wedding dress! Last-minute brides with shotgun weddings: Yes, you can even buy them online.
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