Start your excellent adventure in a light-as-air gown that won't inflate your budget.

Nothing but blue skies ahead! Whimsical flowers adorn the full skirt of this '50s-style organza frock, while a floral sash cinches the draped bodice.

Gown, $649, Mori Lee by Madeline Gardner. Earrings, Carolee. Ring, Scott Kay. Sandals, Caparros.