The perfect wedding shoes are an essential component of a bride’s outfit on her big day, and while there are many shoes out there, few have stood the test of time to become as iconic as Cinderella’s glass slipper.
Wedding shoes are so noteworthy that they have become a big part of many traditions around the world. In England, legend has it that if a bride places a coin inside her shoes, she will have a prosperous wedding. In Greece, the fiancé chooses the shoes and it’s believed that writing your name on the sole, may entice your own wedding day to come along soon!
Bridal shoes need to be two things: They need to be comfortable enough to wear for hours, and they also need to complement the bride’s dress and overall look. To help you find your perfect glass slipper, here are some examples of the most iconic bridal shoes out there.
”Give a girl the right shoes and she can conquer the world.”
One of the most popular wedding shoe choices is the infamous Jimmy Choo. A luxury fashion brand known for its high-end footwear, Jimmy Choo produces stunning handbags, heels. and accessories. The brand has become synonymous with opulence, glamour and delicate detailing that we just adore.
Beautiful and comfortable, Jimmy Choo shoes offer the perfect balance of both worlds, with a wide range of styles to choose from. From classic pumps and elegant sandals to sparkling crystal-embellished heels, Jimmy Choo has something to suit every bride’s taste.
For a more glamorous look, Jimmy Choo offers a range of heels that are embellished with sparkling crystals, like the ones pictured above. These shoes are perfect for a more minimalist wedding or formal or black-tie wedding, adding a touch of sparkle and glamour to the bride’s overall look. The brand’s crystal-embellished heels come in a variety of styles, including pumps, sandals, and sling backs, making it easy to find the perfect pair to match the bride’s dress
Another iconic wedding shoe is the Manolo Blahnik ‘Hangisi’ pump. This shoe was made famous by Carrie Bradshaw in the hit TV show ‘Sex and the City’ and has since become one of the most sought-after wedding shoes on the market. The Hangisi features a sleek pointed toe, a high stiletto heel, and a jewel-encrusted buckle on the toe. Manolo is inspired by ancient myths and legends. The laser-cut patterns on the shoe are inspired by the amulet believed to ward off curses. The history behind Manolo’s is almost as fantastic as the shoes themselves!
Christian Louboutin is a luxury shoe brand that is beloved by brides all over the world. Known for their iconic red soles and elegant designs, Louboutin shoes are the perfect choice for any bride looking to add a touch of glamour to her wedding day look.
One of the most popular options for brides is the “Sofia” heel, which features a classic pointed toe and a flattering stiletto heel. This shoe is available in a variety of colours and materials, including satin, lace, and glitter, making it a versatile choice for any bride.
For the bride that wants something more extravagant, Louboutin also has many embellished options, similar to the ones pictured above.
The One For You
These are just a few of the many iconic wedding shoes that have graced the feet of brides over the years. Whether you’re looking for something classic and timeless, or modern and on-trend, there’s a wedding shoe out there that’s perfect for you. Hopefully this guide helps you to find your very own glass slipper!