Dressing for any black tie event can be overwhelming. And a black-tie wedding? Forget about it. Between shopping for evening gowns, diamond baubles, and killer heels, you can easily blow your fashion budget for months. And that's before even thinking about hair and makeup. To help alleviate some of your stress, we've gathered great formal wedding-friendly pieces that won't cost a fortune.
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Editor's note: If you notice that a few of the items are a little bit more pricey, don't fret. These are to be considered "investments," and you'll continue to wear them throughout the year — maybe to other weddings, maybe with jeans.
Scroll down to check out three very different looks sure to satisfy every taste and budget. Now you can enjoy the wedding!