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Finding a formal dress that ticks all the boxes — namely cut, colour and budget — can often feel like an impossible task. With so many Australian brands catering to formal and semi-formal occasions, the options are plenty, which means the search can be overwhelming and never-ending.
But never fear! We’re here to help. To simplify the process, we compared a long list of brands and retailers to bring you an edit of the best places to find a dress for your formal. Regardless of your budget, personal style, dress code and brand preference, we’re sure you’ll find the dress you’ve been looking for right here.