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HERE comes the bride – but can you tell if she is wearing high street or high end?

Weddings can cost a fortune, but you can say yes to the dress without blowing the budget.

 Wedding dress shopping just got easier with these high street dresses

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Wedding dress shopping just got easier with these high street dresses

It appears more brides-to-be are choosing to save a few quid as searches for high street wedding dresses have rocketed by 34 per cent compared to last year, according to style search engine Lyst.com

And brands including Dorothy Perkins, French Connection and Lipsy are all stocking styles for the big day.

Here, CIGDEM TANRIOGLU looks at eight gowns with prices ranging from £80 to £2,600. Can you spot which is which? Answers below.

 Pearls are also a girl's best friend

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Pearls are also a girl’s best friend

 

1. Diamonds may be a girl’s best friend, but pearls are special too. This style has plenty of embellishments but is the bill embellished too?

 If you love embroidery this could be the dress for you

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If you love embroidery this could be the dress for you

2. Will floral embroidering help you sniff out a bargain?

 Perhaps long sleeves is more your style

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Perhaps long sleeves is more your style

3. We love floaty fabrics and a delicate waistband, but would a boho bride balk at the bill?

  • Earrings, £4.99,  from New Look – buy here
  • Necklace, £8, from Claire’s – buy here
 Delicate lace for a more luxurious look

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Delicate lace for a more luxurious look

4. Delicate lace makes this dress look luxurious, but will the price send you into sheer panic?

  • Earrings, £5.99, from New Look – buy here
 Does this style break the bank?

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Does this style break the bank?

5. Glam in a full skirt – but does it mean an empty wallet?

  • Shoes, £55, from Chi Chi London – buy here
  • Veil, £69, from Phase Eight – buy here
 This dress has a lot of sparkling detail

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This dress has a lot of sparkling detail

6. Look a million dollars with sparkling detailing. But at what cost?

 This figure-hugging a has a silky feel

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This figure-hugging a has a silky feel

7. Floaty, silky fabric can make you look a dream – but is the price a nightmare?

  • Necklace, £6.99, from New Look – buy here
  • Bracelet, £10, from Claire’s – buy here

 

 This is a more structured shape dress for the big day

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This is a more structured shape dress for the big day

8. Modern structured shapes can look expensive, but crepe fabrics can feel cheap.

Will you get what you pay for?

Answers

1. Halterneck pearl detail dress, £180, from Lipsy – buy now

2. One-shoulder floral dress, £400,  from Phase Eight. – buy now

3. Embellished waistband dress, £250, from  French Connection – buy now

4. Sheer neck detail midi dress, £80, from Mistress – buy now

5. Dress, £110, from Chi Chi London- buy now

6. Sequinned halterneck dress, £110, from Dorothy Perkins – buy now

7. Cream satin dress, £95, from Asos.com – buy now

8. Long- sleeve structured dress, £2,600, from Roland Mouret at Net-a-porter.com – buy now

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