How Much You Should Actually Spend on a Wedding Dress

For the average engaged couple, planning a wedding means there is a budget involved. And if you're the type of bride who loves her fashion, chances are, you'll have to keep that B-word in mind when the time comes to shop for your wedding gown. So how much should you spend? In the end, it's a personal choice, but according to a site dedicated to calculating the cost of weddings, the national average is between $912 and $1520—and that doesn't include accessories, which run between $172 and $286. This price range is easily a fair budget for the dreamiest of dresses. Besides, great style shouldn't mean breaking the bank, even when it comes to a dress for the most special day.

Keep scrolling to shop our picks for wedding gowns that are in the national average price range.

How much would you spend on a wedding dress? Tell us in the comments!