Okay, gorgeous, let’s go wedding shoe shopping! One of the most frequent questions I get asked as a bridal stylist is, “Where do I buy wedding shoes?” The simple answer – buy your bridal shoes online!
With endless variety for styles and easy returns offered by most shops, you can make this a laid-back experience to complete your bridal look. Make a mood board, get some inspiration, and find the perfect pair of bridal shoes online without leaving home.
Whatever style you are dreaming up, it’s made our top shopping list of places to buy your wedding shoes. To get shopping right away, here's our quick list. Read on below for everything we love about each brand.
Best for: The newest designer wedding heels.
Price Range: $150 – $2,300
For my Carrie Bradshaw brides searching for a shoe that’s as showstopping as their wedding dress, enter the virtual fashion heaven that is Moda Operandi.
Just moments after the fashion industry’s most coveted pairs of heels, boots and shoes walk down the runway, they land on Moda Operandi’s designer retail site. Offering the world pre-sale of the freshest in fashion, you can reserve and purchase the hottest in bridal shoe fashion. Shop from all of your favorite luxury shoe designers. Miu Miu, Dolce & Gabbana, Prada and others pop up each season with their most coveted pairs worthy to walk you down the aisle.
Best for: Comfortable suede bridal heels.
Price Range: $280 – $1,070
Keeping comfort & wearability at the forefront, Emmy London specializes in handmaking stylish bridal heels & wedding shoes that you can actually wear your entire wedding day. What’s their secret? Soft & luxurious suede makes for comfortable wear while customizations (like choosing your heel height!) ensure you’re getting a shoe that’s made expertly for you.
Beyond comfort-level, Emmy London’s feminine details help make their dashing collection perfectly ‘bridal’.
Bella Belle Shoes
Best for: The comfortable, feminine wedding shoe.
Price range: $200 – $500
Bows, ribbons, polka dots, and all things pretty! Bella Belle Shoes makes it so easy to match a striking pair of heels to your gown’s special details. Standouts include anything with embroidery, applique, laces and frills, that make these shoes feel as special as your big day.
The cherry on top is that Bella Belle Shoes touts its 12-hour wearability. Yes, we want our bridal heels to be fashionable. But celebrating all day and dancing all night calls for comfort. If you’re looking for stylish comfortable wedding heels, here they are!
Best for: The luxury, statement heels.
Price range: $500 – $4,000
Hello, stilettos! We love this designer for their classically simple styles. Even catch the sparkly pair of Jimmy Choos worn recently by Priyanka Chopra at her own wedding!
Choose your heel height from kitten to sky-high. Leather, sparkles, or Swarovski crystals will adorn your favorite pair and give you a very sexy, sophisticated elegance.
“Some brides want a pair of shoes that can elevate the occasion – something that sparkles with joy on their wedding day. Or, maybe you're a bride more focused on comfortable wedding shoes? (Check out our favorite flat wedding shoes!) Then, there are the brides who want to invest in a pair of heels that they can wear for wedding anniversaries to come. As a recent bride myself, I wanted a pair of shoes that combined all three of those reasons!”– Fashion Editor, Christina Castello
Best for: affordability
Price range: $6 – $140
David's Bridal offers a diverse collection of bridal shoes to help complete your special day look. Whether you're looking for a pair of delicate heels or comfortable flats, the website offers a range of styles to suit your personal taste and match your wedding dress. With free shipping and returns, shopping online is a convenient and stress-free option. The website also provides customer reviews and a detailed size chart to ensure the perfect fit. So, if you're in the market for the finishing touch on your big day, consider checking out David's Bridal's collection of bridal shoes.
Best for: The on-trend wedding shoe.
Price Range: $100 – $700
Fan favorite and, dare we say, BM favorite, Loeffler Randall’s collection of wedding shoes have skyrocketed in the hearts of brides globally. Their ruffled bow heel (which comes in various heel heights, flats and sandals) is about as iconic of a bridal shoe as they come.
And the luxury shoe and accessory designer keep their signature style current, changing colors, patterns and textiles with each season. Whether you opt for classic ivory, make your shoes your ‘something blue’, or select a trending colorful pattern, these shoes will offer a fun flair to your wardrobe even after your wedding day.
Best for: The classic bridal heel.
Price range: $100 – $1,000
Shop for your entire wedding look at Nordstrom, shoes included.
Their online selection ranges in price from affordable pieces to higher-priced designer looks, in every shoe style. Whether casual espadrilles make your must-have list or even ivory bridal boots, their site makes it easy to search by style and narrow down what looks you love.
Best for: The custom wedding shoe.
Price range: $50 – $250
It’s no secret that we love shopping for weddings on Etsy (especially your engagement rings!) because it’s a hub for unique items – shoes included!
Popular styles include cute and feminine heels, pretty laces and chiffons, and even detailed lace-up bohemian sandals. And since so many of these pieces are hand-crafted, some shops even offer customizations or extensive options for color-matching!
Best for: The small business shopper.
Price Range: $130 – $200
These handmade shoes combine modern design elements with simplicity and soft color. You’ll find textures like sparkles or suedes composed with dainty details. Check out one of our favorite pairs of bridal flats, too! This collection comes along with that extra touch of something special.
Little L Official
Best for: Affordable custom wedding shoes.
Price Range: $79 – $145
If you’re looking for comfort and customization in your wedding shoe shopping experience, Etsy shoe designer Little L has a treasure trove of wedding shoes for you!
Romantic, embellished and whimsical the wedding shoe collection is lovely enough to make this list on its own. But it’s the emphasis on customization that has us singing praises from one bride to the next. Once you choose which design you love the most, you can select the exact heel style and height or opt for bridal flats, instead. Each shoe comes in flats, block heels or regular heels and is made to your measurements.
Best for: Trendy wedding heels, flats, boots and sandals.
Price range: $150 – $600
For the bride looking for something contemporary and fun, ShopBop’s bridal shoes are where chic meets bold.
We love the chunky heels, noteworthy colors (mesmerizing holographic and metallic details!) and uniquely designed multi-strap styles. No matter if your dress has a high-low design or a side slit – these shoes are ready to be on display!
Best for: Timeless wedding shoes.
Price range: $100 – $400
Luxe satins and feathers are calling to us in this collection of vintage-meets-modern styles. BHLDN’s online shoe collection is affordable and seriously charming.
You’ll find a range of neutrals, blushes, and soft blues. Plus, they have an array of flat styles that feel just as fancy as heels. It’s no surprise that they’ve also made our list for top recommendations to shop for your bridesmaid dresses, too!
Best for: Affordable wedding shoes.
Price range: $30 – $100
Looking for cool style on a budget? Their entire shoe collection falls just under $100 making it accessible to any bride.
They have looks that are minimal and neutral, or festive pieces that are much more of-the-moment. Truly, you can find anything for your intimate family gathering or your raucous night out party that fits your own personal bridal style.
Best for: Discount designer bridal heels.
Price range: $100 – $800
Looking for a glamorous heel and a deal on designer styles? The Outnet offers you beautifully stylish designer shoes for around 50% (or more!) off their original prices. There’s no need to compromise on quality for your wedding day. Score a rad deal and wear something fabulous!
Best for: Colorful, boho wedding shoes.
Price range: $100 – $400
Anthropologie is a hub of looks for the modern eclectic.
Find current color trends like prints, neons, and hot reds! Even non-traditional styles like clog sandals and braided raffia slides we love for summer brides! Anthropologie is where bohemian essence meets modern shoe fantasies.
Something Bleu Shoes
Best for: Embellished wedding shoes.
Price Range: $298 – $428
Whimsical, romantic & made in Italy, Something Bleu Shoes has a perfect pair for the embellished bride.
Browsing their collection of fine-crafted heels, sandals and flats you’ll find pretty bows, glimmering brocade, jewel-encrusted ditties and of course the perfect ‘something blue’.
While their gilded fabric heels may be their most iconic style, it’s the feathered styles that really catch our eye. Add a pop of color to your bridal wardrobe with these Lipstick Satin Hammond Heels or go classic with Ivory Bunty D’Orsay Kitten Heels.
Best for: Wedding cowboy boots.
Price Range: $100 – $1,000
Cowgirl couture – it’s spilling into the realm of upscale bridal fashion and we are living for every boot-filled, brimmed hat moment of it. No longer just for the bohemian bride, cowboy boots are trending for any cool bride wanting to break bridal fashion rules in unexpected ways.
Boot Barn, as released last year on Bridal Musings, has launched a collection of stylish cowboy boots to wear with your wedding dress. Delicately handcrafted by cowboy boot artisans, this collection flaunts stitchwork, inlays, and an elevated spirit in their statement-making designs.
This collection of bridal boots is for the upscale cowgirl, the rock & roll spirit, the chic-but-edgy, the extremely fashionable, and the too-cool-to-care bride. Truly, these are boots you can wear for a lifetime, and you absolutely should.
Best for: Showstopping bridal heels.
Price Range: $750 – $1,595
Coveted couture bridal fashion house, Galia Lahav, now makes bridal shoes, too!
Included in their 2021 wedding dress collections was the release of their stunning new bridal heels & wedding shoes (a campaign of which featured the funniest kitty!) Crafted with the same masterful care & inspired design as their wedding gowns, the new shoe collection sparkles & shimmers just as expected.
Lace lovers will die for the open-toed Charlotte Lace shoe, while those planning an ensemble that dazzles will spring for Astrid Silver. For us, it’s a resounding “YES!” for the Astrid White slingback heel.
Best for: Wedding shoes you’ll keep wearing.
Price Range: $170 – $655
Editor Claire’s secret perennial shoe shopping pick, LOQ is a shoe haven for all the cool brides of the world. Designed in Los Angeles & handmade in Spain, LOQ’s trend-setting styles are as refreshing as fresh-squeezed lemonade on a California summer’s day.
Not technically branded as “wedding shoes” their seasonal collections always feature styles worthy both of your wedding day and honeymoon that follows. Nostalgic & forward in style, their shoes are always the perfect marriage of classic & trendy.
Best for: Boho bridal heels.
Price Range: $20 – $260
Free-spirits & trendsetters unite over Australian indie shoe designer Forever Soles.
We love this collection of trendy bridal heels & wedding shoes for its modern design details & laid-back nature. “Whether you are a bride, a beach lover, a free spirit or all of the above… I am here for you” says designer, Andie Geurs and we can see so many beach brides & fashion-lovers flocking to her Etsy store.
Check out her collection of barefoot sandals – perfect for a Balinese beach wedding, no?
Our favorites? We’d absolutely wear the Plaited Leather Heels or Beaded Pearl Shoes, both sporting comfortable block heels to keep us dancing all night.
Best for: Bridal heels with lace and sparkle.
Price Range: $49 – $240
Platform heels and sparkling embellishments gift Christy Ng brides the right to be “extra”.
We’ve long loved Christy Ng’s statement shoe collection & shopping her Etsy bridal store has us dreaming up all the confident brides who’d wear these dazzling shoes. With bridal flats (just as chic as heels!) starting at $49 and heels falling mostly in the $100 range, you can absolutely sparkle on a budget.
Best for: Handmade bridal heels.
Price Range: $220 – $550
“Wherever the aisle, step out in style.”
Milky Aisle crafts showstopping luxury bridal shoes. Each pair of bridal heels and wedding flats features intricate details that catch the eye. Shop glittering bridal pumps, feather plumed heeled sandals, crystal-adorned sneakers and our favorite pearl and bow wedding heels.
Looking for more bridal shoe inspiration? Follow our Bridal Shoes Pinterest board.