Curvy Girls, Listen Up: We've Found Your Dream Wedding Dress

Words were said, tears were shed, and now your left hand is slightly heavier from the ring you’ve Instagrammed more times than you care to admit; you’re newly engaged and living on cloud nine. But nothing can make a new bride-to-be come crashing down to earth like wedding dress shopping — especially a curvy bride-to-be who's discovering the options aren't quite as endless as she had hoped.

Although those with unlimited funds can always splurge on a custom-made piece, most budget-conscious brides are limited to small-stock stores or the vast wilderness of the internet; it's like there are too many choices and not enough all at once. That's why we've curated a collection of the most gorgeous gowns on the market for ladies sizes 14 and up. Click through to find your dream piece and prepare to tell all your friends what a breeze it was to find "the dress."

Ed. note: Not all dresses are shown on plus-size models, but all of the dresses to follow are available in plus sizes.
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Under $500 but looks like a million bucks? Sign us up.

ASOS Curve Bridal Vintage Lace Button Back Fishtail Maxi, $424, available at ASOS.
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When a wrap dress meets a kimono meets a wedding gown, the results are kind of magic.

Eloquii for Stone Fox Bride The Glenda Gown, $6,800, available at Stone Fox Bride.
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All that glitters isn’t gold — sometimes, it’s silver.

Adrianna Papell
Embellished Evening Gown, $359, available at Macy's.
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Try some textural 3-D flowers and a tannish, not-white shade.

David’s Bridal Melissa Sweet Floral Wedding Dress, $1,350, available at David’s Bridal.
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Diaphanous sleeves and a delicate belt up the elegance factor of this classic dress.

Azazie Dale BG Bridal Gown, $349, available at Azazie.
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Why break the bank buying a dress when you can rent one for a fraction of the cost?

Tadshi Shoji Geometric Gown, $115 for four day rental, available at Rent The Runway.
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Go Old Hollywood glam in a structured satin style.

Truly Zac Posen Satin Corseted Wedding Dress, $700, available at David’s Bridal.
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Sparkling crystal accents take this crepe sheath to the next level.

Wonder by Jenny Packham Crepe Sheath Wedding Dress, $1,350, available at David’s Bridal.
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For the boho bride: a comfy and crocheted two-piece set.

eShakti Floral Crochet Lace Crop Top and Tulle Skirt Set, $399.95, available at eShakti.
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Keep it sweet in a ballerina-inspired tulle dress.

ASOS Curve Bridal Lace Sweetheart Tutu Midi Dress, $305, available at ASOS.
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Minimal design, maximum style.

Eloquii for Stone Fox Bride The Lucinda Gown, $4,800, available at Stone Fox Bride.
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Indulge your princess fantasies.

White by Vera Wang Tossed Tulle Wedding Dress, $1,398, available at David’s Bridal.
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