The Perfect 10: High Street Wedding Dresses

08/03/2011 14:44 | Updated 22 May 2015

highstreet wedding dressesWhether you're planning your wedding on a strict budget, or simply don't see the point in spending your life savings on one white dress, we've rounded up the most gorgeous gowns on the high street that don't cost a fortune – but look like they do.

From full-impact princess glamour, to fashionable one-shoulder numbers, contemporary cocktail chic, and destination dresses, we've found the perfect frock for every occasion. So call off the search: we've found your big day dress for you!,feedConfig,localizationConfig,entry&id=969750&pid=969749&uts=1294131472

Perfect 10: High street wedding dresses

Perfect for a contemporary city wedding, this Duchess satin, figure-clinging dress is very cocktail-chic, very SJP, and very much on our we-want-it-now list.

Jocasta dress, £135, Coast

Perfect 10: High street wedding dresses

Heading off to an exotic beach for a destination wedding? Firstly, we don't blame you, and secondly, don't forget to pack this beaded halterneck gown with split-front detail because it's everything you need for a ceremony abroad: floaty, feminine, and fabulous.

Ivory split front embel twist detail wedding dress, £135, Debut at Debenhams

Perfect 10: High street wedding dresses

One-shoulder wonders have been all over the catwalks for the last few seasons – and show no sign of going anywhere fast. So why not inject a bit of fashion into your wedding dress? We're head over heels for this gown, with its whimsical fluted sleeve and silver floral waist detailing. It's trendy but classic.

Hyatt maxidress, £225, Monsoon

Perfect 10: High street wedding dresses

Want all-out glamour? This is the statement dress for you. Its sumptuous pleated skirt and extra-long train have wow-factor written all over them. It's the ultimate fairytale frock.

Florentina bridal dress, £495, Bhs

Perfect 10: High street wedding dresses

Florals were a huge feature on the spring/summer 2011 runways, making this rose-embellished dress look like it jumped straight off a designer catwalk. Scattered beads in the skirt add even more glamour.

Rose skirt embellished bridal dress, £399,

Perfect 10: High street wedding dresses

Whether it's in a gorgeous country house garden or on a white sandy beach, this sweetheart neckline dress – which comes with a pretty chiffon stole – is the ideal outdoor-wedding gown.

Pleated bead bridal dress, £200, Nicholas Millington at

Perfect 10: High street wedding dresses

Channel a luxe hippie vibe with some Kate Moss cool. We just love the fringing and floral detail on this short, 60s-style number.

Fringe embellished shift dress, £120, Kate Moss for Topshop

Perfect 10: High street wedding dresses

Elegant and sophisticated, this column dress has a unique circular print and a cute matching bolero, making it perfect for a winter wonderland wedding.

Circle tapework wedding dress, £350, Phase Eight at John Lewis

Perfect 10: High street wedding dresses

Give your wedding look an ultra-glamorous modern makeover by opting for a subtle silver tone. Add a chunky cuff or a statement hair clip for a stylish finish.

Oyster pearl maxidress, £125 French Connection

Perfect 10: High street wedding dresses

Lace is a fabulous choice for a wedding dress – update the look by opting for a short version. Team with a backcombed beehive and a black hairband for a retro look.

Sweetness crochet lace dress, £195, Reiss

Perfect 10: High street wedding dresses

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