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The average American wedding costs $30,000? Ouch. 

A huge contributor to that high number is the fact that many brides are willing to spend upward of thousands of dollars on the perfect dress. Hordes of retailers, however, carry affordable wedding dress collections that make it easier than ever to find that special dress or gown for less than $300.

We curated just a few of the cutest options for wedding dresses that prove you don't have to spend your whole savings account to look perfect on your big day.

Maxi Bridal Dress With Scalloped Lace And Open Back ($95, ASOS)

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Dolores BG Wedding Dress ($199, Azazie)

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Intrigue Gown ($295, Revolve)

Madison Dress ($280, BHLDN)

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Gilded Grace Lace Dress in Ivory ($175, ModCloth)

Belize Dress ($275, BHLDN)

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Take A Bow Dress ($298, Revolve)

Lace Evening Dress With Pleated Skirt ($170, Eloquii)

Maternity Wedding Gown ($43, Etsy)

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Recognized Romance Fit and Flare Dress in Ivory ($71, ModCloth

Plus-Size White Embellished Maxi Gown ($171, Etsy)

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Krystal BG Wedding Dress ($299, Azazie)

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Striped A-Line Dress ($189, Macys)

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Cap-Sleeve Illusion Lace Gown ($144, Macys)

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Bandeau Tulle Embellished Midi Wedding Dress ($190, ASOS)

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Boho Scoop-Neck Tiered Wedding Dress With Court Train ($208, June Bridals)

White Lace A-Line Wedding Dress With Cap Sleeves ($120, June Bridals)