If you’ve gone OTT on your bridesmaids and now have 27 girls to dress up in matching clobber for your big day and can’t afford the hefty price tags that come with the oh-so gorgeous Dessy or David’s Bridal gowns, head to the high street and pick up a bargain! Whether you’re hitting the summer sales or going for a boho-chic affair and scouting for mismatching dresses to create dynamic photos, you’ll find hidden gems in your local outlets and markets.
Here is a selection of dresses from your high street fav’s including Debut at Debenhams, Petals, New Look, Jane Norman, H & M, Dotty P, Peacocks, Topshop, and Julien MacDonald as well as my amazing find from the incredible Jenny Packham, to save on your pennies so your pounds will look after the champers…
Canary yellow knee length stunner for only £45 from Topshop. Can you say summer wedding!?
Simple royal blue maxi with high neckline for only £49 at Topshop. Add a striking belt, drop earrings and armfuls of chic bangles!
This £25 price tag won’t leave many of this incredible oyster pink split maxi left on the rails down at Topshop. Get down to Topshop now for our best bargain!
This cutsie split pleat mini is PERFECT for young bridesmaids and at only £15, you better move quickly to Topshop!
This super cute blue Bardot dress for a less formal summer wedding for a ridiculous £14.99 at New Look. Wild flowers and wedges make this a perfect relaxed look for a bridesmaid with legs that go on for miles!
This stunning baby pink chiffon gown retails at only £69.99 at New Look. Get ready for your bridesmaids to positively float down the aisle.
My favourite Alice in Wonderland inspired Chi Chi dress comes in at only £49.99 at New Look. A pair of nude sandals and a handful of gypsophilia will complete this whimsical look.
Make sure your bridesmaids have got a killer bod to rock this figure hugging frock. Team with some killer heels and bag a bargain at only £27.99 down at New Look.
Add a touch of elegance with this tiffany blue chiffon gown for only £75 at Jane Norman. Embellished detail on the front and back add some sparkle and finish this glamorous number perfectly.
If you’re planning a super fashionable steam punk wedding, grab this staple denim dress at H & M for only £35.99 and build up the Victorian glam!
Stunning grey maxi dress with embellished belt for only £42.50 at Dorothy Perkins – throw a grey fur stole around your shoulders and grab some cream roses for an incredible winter warrior look!
It’s not often a Coast dress comes down to £75 so while you’re out and about and reading this post, swing by Debenhams to grab this delicious violet halter for your ladies!
If you have carameliscious (yes that’s a word) bridesmaids or planning for an extreme tan, this light gold dress from Debut at Debenhams makes a regal statement for only £76. Bargain!
In the sale at an insane £42 (RRP £180) this breathtaking magenta gown is simply perfection whatever time of year you’re celebrating. Head down to Debut at Debenhams to pick up this chic number.
Can you say Champagne deliciousness? Another insane sale item from Debut at only £45 (RRP£180) this show stopper might steal too much attention!
Head over to Dotty P for this rich burgundy gown at only £31.20. This staple dress is begging for some glam so build up an incredible look with lashings of jewellery and some killer heels
If you’re planning a super glam affair, make sure your BM’s have a back view like Pippa Middleton to carry off this stunning purple bodycon from Jane Norman. At a measly £50 a pop, get squatting ladies!
This stunning chiffon mid-length dress with waterfall detail is picture perfect in tiffany blue. Only £55 at Jane Norman this on trend colour can be teamed with anything from lime green to coral.
A sultry and fitted floor length gown with ruched detail at the waist and floral accents. This gorgeous taupe gown will look effortlessly elegant at only £70
I almost can’t believe that I am saying this…£60 for this absolutely unbelievable dress by none other than Jenny Packham! Down from £200, this is the biggest steal I’ve come across! It won’t hang around!
One of my favourite’s is this cobalt split dress by Julien MacDonald at only £65. You almost don’t need to add anything else at all!
A beautiful soft baby pink with embellished detail around the neck is a steal at £29.99 from everyone’s favourite retailer New Look.
Ok, I couldn’t resist. Planning a beach wedding and want to be authentic? If you’ve got 10 bridesmaids it’ll only cost you a tonne to dress them all with this stunning batwing style kaftan from Peacocks at only £10. Layer up bangles and long necklaces and make a statement with knee high gladiator sandals to complete the look!
This gorgeous silvery midi length chiffon dress comes with a striking sequin detail around the bust. Beautiful for a glamorous evening summer reception or a winter wonderland. Your’s for only £28 at Peacocks.
Looking for a formal, flirty and vintage inspired reception? If you’re having a BBQ or afternoon tea and have bunting coming out of your ears, this no frills, adorable tea dress from Peacocks covered in butterflies is perfect! At a meagre £16, team this adorable frock with some killer red heels and a bright red lip to add a pop of colour and think 1950’s roll up-do for your crown.
Not a well known label, Petals at Debenhams offers this striking two tone bodycon. If you have a Parisian, Moroccan or Indian inspired wedding theme, squeeze your girls into this stunner and add some patent black heels and a bright red lip for ultimate glamour! Pick it up today for a purse-friendly £28.
I couldn’t resist adding one more tea dress into the mix! Red Herring at Debenhams is offering this bright and lacy lovely for only £36 complete with sash. Orange heels and bright orange gerberas would complete this tang-tastic look!
Are you brave enough for your best girls to wear white? If so, play it down with Julien MacDonald and his super striking skater style dress with built in neck detail for only £70. This gives you lot’s of flexibility when it comes to accessorising AND you save money on the necklace – bonus!