It’s that time of the year where we bring you the rundown of the trendiest bridal shoes that you’ll see in 2024 wedding trends.
Weddings have changed a lot over the past couple of years. During Covid, weddings were smaller, toned down and more intimate. Post Covid? Couples went all out with their wedding nuptials, mimicking the roaring ‘20s.
In wedding trends 2024, we expect to see a mix of everything. Some couples want to go big while others prefer to keep it small. Similarly for bridal shoes 2024, you’ll see shoes that range from maximalism sparkles to minimalist quiet luxury silk. But one thing is for sure: color will be the rage. Brides will be looking for more color options like their ‘something blue’, luxurious gold, romantic blush tones and even cherry red (popularized by Hailey Bieber).
Are you ready to see all the 2024 wedding shoe trends?
Minimalism & Quiet Luxury
Made popular by celebrities and creators like Sophia Richie and Tik Tok star Emily Mariko, 2024 weddings are going to be more intentional, understated and well… quiet. Instead of being decked with details, brides will gravitate towards silhouettes that are timeless with meticulously crafted details. Bridal shoes that are made of silk with bow details will be popular to complement this quiet luxury trend.
Anna is an elegant stiletto heel with the softest silk ribbons so that you can tie them into a beautiful bow at the back. Not only would you feel luxurious, but you’ll also feel secure and confident with the ribbon bows wrapped around your ankles.
If you’re not a stiletto bride, fret not as we have the chicest block heel, Kelly. She has 100% silk ribbons that criss-cross across your feet, so that you can feel more secure if you’re not used to wearing heels. Plus, the block heels are perfect for an intimate backyard reception, filled with your closest loved ones.
Reese is a bestseller and for good reason. Pointed toe at the front elongates your legs and gives the illusion of slim feet, while the slingback is minimal and modern. The knotted bow at the front pops beautifully from under your dress with every step that you take.
Maximalism & Sparkle Galore
On the other side of quiet luxury is maximalism where brides want more. More specifically, we see brides wanting to be decked from head-to-toe in crystals. And why not? It is your wedding day after all! Bella Belle has plenty of crystal wedding shoes, from Cinderella glass slippers to bedazzled crystal embellished bow styles to fit 2024 bridal trends.
Instantly fall in love with Florence, one of our most iconic crystal heels. What makes her iconic? For one, her sparkles can be seen from across the room — literally. You’ll be receiving compliments from your guests all night long! Secondly, her comfort is unlike any other. Extra soft cushion padding keeps you feeling supported for 12-hours and more. What more can you ask in a shoe?
If you’re looking for a little pop of color for your wedding 2024, Teagan fits the bill. Gold crystals on the straps means that you’ll really be making a statement. We love wearing Teagan with a high slit dress, so that your crystal shoes have their *moment*. Plus, easily re-wear them after, elevating your jeans or with a sexy little black dress.
With Elsa, you won’t have to worry about losing your shoes when the clock strikes midnight. These heels are Cinderella glass slipper inspired, but way more comfortable with our signature cushion padding on the sole and stretchable mesh. This makes it comfortable for every foot type, even wide feet! P.S. Did you know that there are over 3000+ hand crafted beads and crystals on Elsa?
Ballet flats are having their moment again in 2024 bridal shoes. Gone are the days where fashion is pain, as brides are prioritizing comfort more than anything. While all of Bella Belle's shoes are made with comfort in mind, some brides aren’t used to wearing heels. So if that sounds like you, opt for a pair of our comfortable and stylish ballet flats. The details will leave you swooning!
If there is only one word to describe Adora, it would be romantic. Featuring hand beaded blooms and crystal vines on the breathable mesh, Adora is truly the most romantic bridal flats for weddings 2024. The breathable mesh means that you can keep your feet sweat-free, perfect for the summer hot months.
Can you spot the tiny pearls? Ivy is meticulously hand embroidered with lace and pearls, combining class and elegance all in one ballerina-inspired flat. What makes this ballerina-inspired? The silk ribbons that tie into a dreamy bow at your ankles, keeping you secure as you twirl and dance on your wedding day.
Looking for something with a bit more flair? Meet Willow. Rhinestones and crystals are hand sewn onto the stretchy mesh, giving just the right sparkle with every step you take. We love the blue insole that will check off your ‘something blue’ tradition.
Cottagecore wedding trend 2024 is all about romanticizing the beauty of rural living. Think blossoming gardens and floral designs for a dreamy and romantic wedding aesthetic. Brides who love this trend may opt for an intimate garden soiree instead of a posh city wedding. If this calming and peaceful wedding style sounds like you, choose bridal shoes that feature romantic and lush flower details.
Reach new heights with Catarina, platform heels that feature woven jacquard fabric in patterns of flowers and leaves. Peek closely and you’ll see gold embossed florals for a hint of shimmer. Catarina is the perfect ‘something blue’ for your cottagecore wedding theme.
You’ll feel like you’re wearing a beautiful Garden of Eden on your feet with Eden. Pastel-colored organza flowers at the front with twirling embroidered vines that wrap around your ankles to keep you secure. These are the perfect block heels for your romantic garden wedding.
Lace is Back
Lace is one of the most delicate and feminine fabrics that brides love for weddings. While some may feel that it is too traditional, 2024 is the year where lace will come back stronger than ever before. Instead of heavy lace fabrics that feel stuffy or heavy, lace wedding shoes will feature more delicate looks, such as chantilly, guipure and Alencon lace.
These lace bridal heels 2024 will make the perfect wedding heirloom that you can pass down. Sophia features elegant floral lace that are balanced with an ivory picot ribbon at the front. Wear Sophia with a matching lace wedding dress or a silk bridal dress.
These Anita ivory lace heels were worn by Jennifer Lopez, so you know Anita is going to be everywhere in the 2024 wedding. Stretchable mesh ensures that it’ll fit every feet type (even wide feet), while the Alencon lace is demure and graceful in design. Instead of a traditional ankle strap, Anita features criss ankle straps that are tied into a romantic bow at the back.
Designed by renowned wedding dress designer Claire Pettibone, Giselle has a that je ne sais quoi French lace embroidery pattern that brings a sophisticated and effortless vibe. We love the silk ribbon bow at the back that is removable, so you can customize your wedding look with a different ribbon color.
60s & 70s Retro Wedding Vibes
With the popularity of retro inspired TV shows like Daisy Jones and the Six and The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel, it’s no surprise that 2024 will see a surge of retro wedding looks. Feel transported to a different time with D’Orsay style bridal shoes, paired with flowy and floral pattern wedding dresses.
These bow wedding heels 2024 bring a modern twist to the retro D’Orsay silhouette. The bow at the front is embellished with pearls and crystals, adding a touch of glamor and flair. Best part? Dorothy elongates your legs to give you modelesque legs for your retro wedding. Pro tip: wear Dorothy with a high slit bridal dress to really make your shoes pop!
Another D’Orsay bridal heel favorite is Lilian. Pearls are nestled amongst crystal vines at the front, bringing a glamorous contrast to the retro D’Orsay silhouette. If you’re a short bride or a bride who loves wearing stiletto heels, these Lilian heels will check every box.
If you want to add a soft pop of color to your wedding look, these Chelsea nude block heels are perfect for you. These sturdy block heels are great for your retro outdoor wedding to navigate the uneven terrain. Bonus: the nude color is easy to re-wear after your wedding day with a dress or to elevate your jeans.
‘90s Inspired Wedding
Another blast from the past that will be trending in 2024 weddings is the ‘90s. Wedding designers in the recent New York Bridal Fashion Week designed drop waist dresses that truly bring the ‘90s vibe to life. Whether you’re a true ‘90s bride or just simply love the aesthetics of the decade, there are plenty of ‘90s inspired bridal shoe trends 2024 that will fit your ‘90s inspired drop waist wedding dress.
Reach new heights with our Serafina platform sandals. The ‘90s saw a love for platform heels so it’s no surprise that Serafina is a popular choice for a ‘90s loving bride. Not only does Serafina feature our signature extra cushion padding (so you feel like you’re walking on clouds), but the knotted silk at the toe is so elegant and chic.
Another popular ‘90s wedding aesthetic is strappy diamonds, so meet Sidney. You’ll feel luxurious with the sparkly crystal chains that wrap around your feet and ankles gracefully, while providing security so that you can dance all-night.
Love the look of mules? Brooklyn is a ‘90s inspired wedding mule that features oversized silk bows at the side. Look closer at the bows and you’ll see hand-sewn pearls that edge the bows beautifully. Slip into these easily for a sophisticated ‘90s inspired wedding.
IYKYK, color will be everywhere in 2024 weddings. We see brides gravitating more towards whimsical colors instead of traditional ivory and white. Similarly with their bridal shoes, more brides are looking for a pop of color in shades of pastel like blue, blush and lavender.
Ethereal with the lavender pastel hues, Eve is a dream come true. Handcrafted floral beads with fluttering chiffon butterflies will send your heart aflutter. Wear this for your bridal shower and again on your wedding day!
For brides looking for their ‘something blue’, meet Vivian. These sturdy block heels add a touch of color to your wedding look with the blue beaded leaves on breathable mesh — no sweaty feet here. Vivian is perfect for summer weddings in the outdoor heat.
Flowers & Rosette
2024 fashion runways saw designers like Balmain and Nicole and Felicia incorporating blooming flowers in their designs, so 2024 will be the year of 3-dimensional flowers. For your bridal shoes, opt for floral designs that feature silky rosebuds and cascading 3-D petals. This elegant and playful trend will dominate weddings in 2024.
These ivory low heels feature hand-beaded 3D flowers that really captivate your eyes. The mix of chiffon, pearls and crystals add intricate dimensions to the design, making Rosa a work of art that will leave you and your wedding guests breathless.
If you want a flower wedding shoe with more glitz and glam, you’ll love Norah. Featuring shimmering beads and sequins exquisitely crafted into a beautiful rose at the toe, Norah will catch the light with every glittering step that you take.
2023 saw Barbiecore blush being a major fashion trend, but 2024 will see brides breaking out with the color that everyone is talking about: cherry red. It’s vibrant, bold and brings out a seductive aura that will surely draw a lot of attention. Since red is such an eye-catching color, you’ll want to pair with a more clean wedding dress so that the elements do not compete.
Feel the fiery heat in Bianca. Perfect to make a bold red statement with your ivory wedding dress and after your wedding for date nights, Bianca's crystals provide just the right amount of shine to not overpower any look.
Feel like you’re wearing jewelry on your feet with Lisa. We love the T-strap that is graced with hand-strung pearls and crystals to add shimmer and glamor to your wedding look. Tie the smooth silk ribbons at the back into a lovely bow for a secure fit, and you’re guaranteed all eyes to be on you.