With the market for budget wedding dresses growing quickly with many high street stores offering stylish and trendy offerings at a fraction of the price for designer wedding dresses means some designers have decided to meet the trend head on.
While big-name high Street chain stores as well as well as online fashion platforms have cornered the market in offering budget wedding dresses for those brides who either do not have much to spend on their bridal gown or who simply want to spend money on other aspects of their wedding.
Indeed, the range of offerings is quite oppressive being elegant and stylish rather than having lots of lace and embroidery work; for many brides this option of style and budget meets their needs.
However, the demand for wedding dresses from well-known designers will remain for many brides-to-be it’s a crucial part of the wedding day build-up in trying on well-designed and well-made gowns in stylish boutiques.
Another positive for visiting bridal boutiques, and many brides travel some distance is to visit the ones they really do like the work of, means the bride can access years of experience and expertise from those who design and make bridal gowns.
There is also now another element to the budget conscious bride and that’s wedding dress designers offering stylish and creative gowns but don’t have a celebrity sized price tag.
Among them is one of the best-known wedding dress designers, Jenny Packham, who has created impressive bridal gowns for many celebrities and film stars. Most of her latest budget collection starts at a fraction of the price her celebrity clients will be willing to pay.
When the collection was launched, Jenny told various news outlets that the wedding dresses were inspired by the styles of the early 1900s, the belle epoque, where the silhouettes were flowing and understated and there was lots of light beading within a structured shape.
Other well-known wedding fashion brands are also branching out into offering lower cost bridal gowns in order to meet this growing demand from brides who are reluctant to spend several thousand pounds on their wedding dress.
For many brides-to-be, there is a lot to recommend the offerings from an experienced wedding dress designer who will create something that is not only fashionable but will also be a timeless piece of work to be admired by everyone who sees it and while budget offerings will continue to be popular, the bride will need to be reassured that the shape and design are suitable and will make her look fabulous on her special day.