Trendy and Modern Wedding Shoes for Your 2021 Celebration
Congrats! You’ve found your perfect wedding dress. What’s the next best style item for looking head-to-toe gorgeous? Fabulous footwear, of course! Get inspired with this gallery of accessories from our real brides, featuring our favorite wedding shoes for your 2021 celebration!
Pink Open Toe Shoes with Straps
These strappy bridal shoes in elegant mauve are a great choice for spring and summer weddings. They also match easily with blush, metallic, or other neutral accessories.
This particular pair was styled with retro décor and embellishments. (We’re especially smitten with the ultra-cool heart-eye sunglasses!)
Classic Closed Toe Wedding Shoes
Looking for something classic and versatile? Start with a neutral hue, opt for clean lines, and stay steady with a block heel or wedge. These sophisticated closed toe heels can be paired with a flattering A-line, classic ball gown, or slimming sheath!
Rustic-Chic Ankle Boots
For a unique and playful bridal look, opt for ankle booties in a rustic shade! These shoes are a great choice for whimsical or rustic-chic bridal aesthetics, and adapt especially well to fall and winter celebrations.
To see more of this #gorgeous rustic winter wedding captured by Jessa E. Photography, click here!
Casual Blue Scallop Flats
For the laid-back bride, a pair of flats is just the ticket for an easy-breezy wedding look! These scalloped flats are as cute as they are comfortable and pair easily with a variety of casual wedding dress elements, from soft lace to flowy chiffon.
Tip: Incorporate “something blue” into your color scheme for extra style and romance!
Pink Block Heel Bridal Shoes
For a romantic look that’s super easy to wear, consider these pink block heels with girly details and scallop embellishments. The block heel works perfectly for outdoor terrain or hardwood flooring, while the glossy accents keep everything formal and romantic.
To see more of this pink and Valentines-y look, check out this Ultra-Romantic Styled Shoot Featuring a Sleeved Boho Wedding Dress captured by Brittany Martorella Photography!
Casual Converse with Polka Dots
You’ve seen the bridal sneakers trend—now it’s time to make it your own! Glam up a new pair of Keds or Converse with big bows, shimmery rhinestones, personalized pins, or fancy trimmings to make a cute and comfy statement.
Tip: Stick to a neutral white, blush, or gold palette for a sweet and sophisticated vibe. Or, go bold with blue, bright pink, or allover bling. Whatever your color, these alternative wedding shoes will make for great photographs. And after the big day is over, you’ll have a cute memento!
Open Toe Bridal Shoes with Bows
Calling all couture brides! You already know that your wedding will be your day to show off your chic and one-of-a-kind taste. If you’re a fan of color and flourish, these blue-bowed beauties are sure to steal the show!
Bedazzled Straps with Bow
When it comes to fabulous wedding shoes, you can’t go wrong with bows and Swarovski crystals! This pair of pink strappy heels is perfect for a variety of bridal looks, from vintage and classic to garden-chic and girly-glam.
Tip: Amp up the romance with a matching hair or gown bow accessory, and go full razzle-dazzle with blingy jewelry or a crystal-embellished bodice. It’s your day to shine!
For a rustic or woodsy ranch wedding, you can’t go wrong with a little leather. You’ll make an iconic statement to complement your country-chic vision. And your bridesmaids will be thrilled to match!
Statement Pink Rockstud Bridal Shoes
This modern pair of heels is designed for the chic and elegant bride looking to add a little edge to her wedding gown.
Tip: Spiky gold bling pairs easily with minimalist silhouettes, sexy crepe styles, and flirty ballgowns, while a neutral hue keeps the accessory from looking cheap or costume-y. It’s a win-win!
Glamorous Pearl Heals
These heels are positively dripping with shimmery and glossy accents! You won’t be able to resist strutting around your venue to show off this modern pearl accessory under your one-of-a-kind wedding gown.
Wedding Shoes with Thin Diamond Straps
There are many ways to incorporate diamond embellishments into your footwear. We’re particularly fond of how these sparkly heels balance bold crystals with thin straps for a simple yet undeniable statement.
Bright-Colored Bridal Heels
Looking to add a little color to your retro or modern bridal look? Consider these wedding shoes in a vibrant, citrus-y palette. For more citrus wedding inspo, check out this Vibrant Styled Shoot Inspo for a Color Block and Citrus Wedding by Peterson Design and Photography.
There you have it—our fav bridal shoes for your 2021 celebration! If you’re looking for more accessory and style inspiration, head to our post on Real Brides and Their Fabulous Shoes, and our bridal shoe Pinterest page!
And after the big day has come and gone, be sure to send us your photo gallery for the chance to be featured on our social media pages (because we’ll never get enough of our real brides’ hair, makeup, accessory, and wedding dress inspo!). Best wishes!