Shopping for Wedding Shoes
When you've already spent so much time shopping for the perfect
wedding dress, deciding on an appropriate hairstyle, choosing
a headpiece, coordinating your bridesmaid gowns, and advising
your groom-to-be and his attendants about their own attire,
not to mention the myriad other wedding planning duties that
have nothing to do with attire whatsoever, it's easy to overlook
one crucial piece of your getup - the wedding shoes!
Shopping for shoes to wear with your wedding gown can be
tricky because there's so much pressure for you to look perfectly
stunning on the big day, and yet you also want to be comfortable
enough to enjoy it. If you haven't already bought your wedding
shoes before you have your gown altered, you can borrow a
pair from the dress shop. You'll want to choose the heel height
carefully and make note of it, as your dress length will be
The perfect wedding shoes can be hard to find at your local
department store, especially if you don't have a great deal
of time to spend shopping. For busy brides, Weddings That
Work recommends shopping online at Zappos.com
- they have a generous return policy (60 days, postage paid),
and they allow you to narrow your search by style, size, heel
height and color, all four of which criteria are crucial when
searching for your wedding shoes.
has an entire section devoted to wedding shoes, and also sells
dyeable fabric shoes, which you can have custom-dyed to match
your bridesmaid gowns. Zappos also has the largest selection
of shoes available online in a wide range of prices - from
discount to designer - so you're bound to find exactly what
you're looking for within a few minutes, and then have it
shipped to your doorstep within a couple of days.
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or Wedding Shoes!