LOOK: This celeb got married in a P5,000 wedding dress

ABS-CBN News

Posted at May 29 2018 01:56 PM

MANILA – This actress just proved that you can get married without burning a hole in your pocket. 

Rich Asuncion tied the knot with rugby player Benjamin Mudie in a civil ceremony in Hong Kong last Monday, May 28.

She wore a form-fitting, off-shoulder white dress.

 

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Citing an interview with Asuncion’s close friend, Aaron Acuña, entertainment website Pep.ph reported that the actress got her wedding dress at Sheike, a ready-to-wear boutique in Australia.

She bought the Allure Maxi Dress – which currently costs 129 Australian dollars or around P5,113 online – while on vacation in Sydney, the report added. 

The Allure Maxi Dress, which Asuncion wore as a wedding gown. Screenshot from Sheike website

In 2015, singer Kitchie Nadal impressed many Filipinos for wearing a P799 gown to her own wedding. 

“This should show all brides around the world that sometimes it’s about the woman and not the dress,” Nadal said in a blog post.