Based on previous year’s reader surveys, I’ve come to realize that the majority of our readers are looking for wedding dresses under $1500. There’s the occasional outlier, but for the most part our brides are looking for savvy deals on dresses for their weddings. So when I come across a GORGEOUS bridal collection with more than a handful of dresses under $1000, I knew I *had* to share it with our readers! The new Morilee by Madeline Gardner’s Blu Collection really fits the bill for a budget savvy bride.
This collection features gorgeous modern designs with incredible detailing; classic yet contemporary with delicate lace, floral appliques, and crystal beading. I decided to share these 10 wedding dresses under $1000 from the Blu Collection for your ogling pleasure! There’s really a variety of styles for every type of bride! Without further ado, feast your eyes on these bridal beauties:
10 Wedding Dresses under $1000
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1. Style #5501 / Marina
That lace, though! How gorgeous are those applique straps and the satin buttons on the back?
Guipure Lace Appliqués and Trim on Peau de Soie Satin Ball Gown. | Colors: White, Ivory, Light Gold
2. Style #5503 / Marisol
The lace appliques on the illusion neckline create such a whimsical and romantic vibe! I love the soft chiffon skirt, also!
Alençon Lace Appliqués on Crepe Detachable Chiffon Train | Colors: White, Ivory, Ivory/Nude
3. Style #5506 / Marlena
This dress seems so classic and chic, but has a bit of a surprise in the back with the lace! And those buttons?! Gorg.
Larissa Satin with Crystallized Back Detail | Colors: White/Silver, Ivory/Silver
4. Style #5507 / Marlowe
Slightly obsessed with the soft and romantic skirt and the feminine crystal belt and beading on the straps!
Diamanté Beading on an Organza Ball Gown Removable Crystal Beaded Satin Belt | Colors: White/Silver, Ivory/Silver, Ivory/Blush/Silver
5. Style #5508 / Marquita
Romantic and feminine perfection. Absolutely love the straps and the beading along the bodice!
Crystal Beaded Alençon Lace Appliqués on Crepe | Colors: White, Ivory
6. Style #5510 / Martina
This gown would be perfect for a garden wedding. How stunning are the floral lace appliques on the bodice? And that illusion back? I die!
Crystal Beaded Alençon Lace Appliqués on Organza Removable Diamanté Beaded Net Belt Colors: White, Ivory, Ivory/Light Gold
7. Style #5511 / Marvella
I love the slight blush hue to this gown. This dress is made for the bride who’s always wanted to feel like a princess on her big day!
Crystal Beaded Alençon Lace Appliqués on Organza with Jewel Encrusted Waistline Colors: White, Ivory, Ivory/Blush
8. Style #5513 / Maryann
This one may be my favorite. Those lace flowers? The feminine A-line skirt? Be still my heart!
Alençon Lace Appliqués with Diamanté Beading on Tulle and Jewel Encrusted Waistline | Colors: White, Ivory, Ivory/Champagne
9. Style #5514 / Marzena
I adore the spaghetti straps and the sweetheart neckline of this sweet chiffon dress.
Frosted Alençon Lace Appliqués on Chiffon with Diamanté Trim and Appliquéd Straps | Colors: White, Ivory
10. Style #5516 / Maxine
One word: Pockets. Who doesn’t love a dress that has built-in storage for your lip gloss?
Larissa Satin with Jewel Beaded Belt and Straps | Colors: White/Silver, Ivory/Silver
What do you think of this collection? I’d love to hear which design is your favorite! Visit Morilee to see the full Blu Collection, with all dresses under $1200 MSRP.
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Happy Dress Shopping!
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