Getting married can be very expensive. But it need not be, for brides who know exactly where to shop in order to save some dough.

There are so many ways in which to get the things you want at a cheaper retail price and your wedding dress will be the greatest find in your entire planning experience.

Ponder on these ideas to find a cheap wedding dress:

1. Sales – wedding shops and designers hold season-end sales or at least once every year. These are a great chance to get a new dress at a big discount. Just be sure to be at the store early as many other brides-to-be would be there too.

2. Boutique shops especially those that have cocktail or evening dresses are likely to have dresses that could be fitting for a wedding.

Pastel, white, or cream gowns can be just the thing for a wedding if complemented with the appropriate accessories, and these dresses cost thousand less than a wedding dress that you can get in a bridal shop.

3. You can search online or on papers for a good place to find cheap wedding dress. In addition, there are lots online stores that offer nice wedding dresses for a much lower price and they can be delivered right at your doorsteps.

4. Don't be afraid to get a used dress. I know, everyone thinks they want a brand new dress, but the truth is... it will only be worn once. The person who bought it new only wore it one time, so why not let that dress get a second use? It will most likely look brand spankin' new anyway and no one will be able to tell the difference.

These tips should get you going on your search for cheap wedding dresses. Remember, there is nothing wrong with saving some money on what can be a really costly day.

Besides, nobody will know the difference, and knowing that you were able to be wise about your savings; you can relax and enjoy your special day!