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How to Choose the Perfect Blue Wedding Shoes

 

 

blue-wedding-shoesWhile white wedding shoes have not lost their popularity, more and more brides are looking to expand their color palettes. Blue wedding shoes are becoming quite popular with brides who crave creativity and want to create a unique look on the big day.

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Wedding Colors

Blue is one of the most popular wedding colors, and for good reasons. A large percentage of people say that blue is their favorite color, so it is only natural that brides would want to incorporate it into their ceremonies. Blue also coordinates well with other colors, so its inclusion in the wedding can be a smart move.

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The Dance by Betsy Johnson is a beautifully designed shoe shows off with its simple round toe and low heel made in a sparkly fabric. The gentle scallops on the edges add subtle detail to an elegant shoe. The blue sole can be your ‘something blue’ for your walk down the aisle.

No matter what the reason, blue wedding shoes are becoming increasingly popular. That gives brides a real opportunity to break from traditional and choose the colors they love. If you have chosen blue as one of your wedding colors, you need to decide how to use that color for your wedding shoes. Some brides will wear traditional white shoes adorned with blue accents that match the wedding theme. Others will prefer blue wedding shoes in their chosen shade. As with everything else wedding related, the choice of shoes is a highly personal one.

 Color Swatches

A big part of choosing the perfect blue wedding shoes is getting the color just right. That will be impossible without a good set of color swatches from your wedding planner or dress designer. No matter who is planning your wedding, it is important to have the color information you need before you head out in search of the perfect shoes.

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Looking for the perfect hue of blue to dye your wedding shoes? You can order a color swatch from My Glass Slipper.com.

Once you have the color swatches in hand, you can start seeking out the perfect shoes. If you have already ordered your gown, you may be able to get your blue wedding shoes from the same source. If not, it is important to start shopping early, since it may take some time to find blue wedding shoes that match both your color needs and personal taste and style.

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Dye Your Own

In most cases you will be able to find the perfect shade of blue wedding shoes as long as you bring a color swatch with you when you shop. Even if the bridal shop does not have the perfect shade in stock, the owner may be able to order a pair of shoes that will perfectly match your wedding colors and look perfect on the big day.

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This style is the Joy wedding shoe and it features a fashionably simple t-strap and an enclosed heel cap. The white or ivory fabric is beautiful in person and can be dyed any My Glass Slipper shade of blue.

 

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 If your wedding colors are unusual or hard to match, however, it may be best to take a different approach. Whether you choose a stunning pair of high heels adorned with crystals or a more practical pair of flats, you can dye the shoes to your chosen shade of blue. Just start with a pure white pair of shoes and buy a dye kit in the shade you want. You can mix the dye, experiment until you have the perfect shade and then dye your special shoes to the perfect color.

A Guide to Choosing Cute Flat Wedding Shoes

While many brides still choose traditional high heels for the big day, a growing number of people are looking beyond those uncomfortable shoes and seeking out more practical alternatives. Flat wedding shoes are becoming increasingly popular with modern brides, and they are turning up in some very unexpected places.

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Flat wedding shoes have a number of important advantages for busy brides. They are more comfortable, an important consideration for brides who will be on their feet from morning to night. Flat shoes are also versatile and easy to customize. Brides can use adornments and accessories to match their shoes to their wedding gowns and incorporate their wedding colors into their footwear. Whether you are planning a fun wedding ceremony at the beach or a formal party at the local country club, flat wedding shoes can be part of the celebration.

Casual or Formal?

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The Ever by Betsey Johnson is a beautifully designed shoe shows off with its simple round toe and crystal bow embellishment. The blue sole can be your ‘something blue’ for your walk down the isle.

 

Many people equate flat wedding shoes with casual backyard weddings, but that is not necessarily the case. More and more brides are incorporating flat wedding shoes into their wedding ceremonies, even when those ceremonies are held at country clubs and other formal venues.

No matter what type of wedding ceremony you are planning, you can find flat wedding shoes that will match the situation perfectly. You do need to think about the nature of the wedding before you go shopping, but the sky is the limit from there.

 

 

 

 

Consider the Venue

Outdoor weddings are becoming increasingly popular, and those outdoor venues often demand flat and comfortable wedding shoes instead of the traditional high heels. When choosing flat wedding shoes, it is important to think about the setting you have chosen for your wedding.

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If you dream of a wonderful wedding on the beach, lovely pair of beaded flip flops will look right at home and make your feet look great. If your wedding is at a formal garden or fancy hotel, a formal pair of flats would be a better choice.

If you are looking for a bridal sandal for a beach wedding, look no further, Precious by Corkys is an adoreable sandal that is perfect for a beach wedding or tropical honeymoon!

If you are looking for a bridal sandal for a beach wedding, look no further, Precious by Corkys is an adoreable sandal that is perfect for a beach wedding or tropical honeymoon!

Off-the-Shelf or Dyeable?

The growing popularity of flat wedding shoes means that bridal shops are stocking more styles and colors than ever before. If you have a traditional color wedding dress and wedding colors, you will probably be able to find exactly what you need in a perfectly matching shade.

The Andie wedding shoe is sure to turn heads with crystal covered vamp and peek-a-boo peep toe! The open peep toe and closed pump heel are great for for a steady walk down the aisle.

The Andie wedding shoe is sure to turn heads with crystal covered vamp and peek-a-boo peep toe! The open peep toe and closed pump heel are great for for a steady walk down the aisle.

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Did you know My Glass Slipper now offers several color options to dye your wedding shoe? Check the Andie by Benjamin Adams dyed a few fun hues!

If your wedding colors are more exotic, you may prefer to dye your own wedding shoes to the perfect shade. You can start by purchasing a pair of stunning white flats and a dye pack. There are plenty of instructions available to help you get the perfect shade for the big day.

 

 

 

Becoming the Belle of the Ball With Badgely Mischka

 

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Anyone who’s familiar and appreciative of fashion has likely heard of Badgley Mischka. The American designer house launched in 1988 after the two founders met in college. The bridal department, however, didn’t take center stage until 1993.

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Types

Badgley Mischka is primarily a dress shoe. As such, the most popular styles revolve around high heeled pumps, sandals, platforms, and wedges. The standard 2.5 – 5 inch heels are thick enough to feel secure while walking and come in closed toe, open toe, d’Orsay, and traditional pointed or rounded toe pump designs.

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The Swan by Badgley Mischka is everything a feminine bride wants on her wedding day. It is soft with the feather detail, girly with the faint pink color, and romantic with the pearl and beaded decoration!

Materials

Many of the designs emulate 1940′s glam and include adornments of lush fabric and sparkling brooch embellishments. 1/2 inch platform leather soles ease novices to designer heels into the heel height challenge. While sumptuous leather, satin and rich silks dress the shoes themselves.

GOODIE01.700.1[1]The dress shoe styles are labeled with adorable modern female names and range in design from sophisticated to sassy to sexy. While the shoes add a dazzling touch to any special event, weddings are where they truly shine. Several stunning designs are available for a bride’s special day, but the Goodie-ES is one of the top sellers from year to year. It’s a classic pump fashioned after true Hollywood glamour with a sparkling center gem above the open platform toe. The sturdy heel gives the star of the day 4 1/4 extra inches of height. Many bridal styles come in ivory, but can be dyed to your chosen wedding colors. But are they comfortable?

Badgely Mischka shoes tend to run small, so it’s important to try them on if possible to ensure the proper fit. Most of the time, ordering a full size larger than your normal size will do the trick. In the event of a wedding, you’ll be on your feet more than you’ll be off of them. Comfort is an issue. If heels are a requirement, an open toe design may help in that event. Once the proper fit is decided, these shoes often provide all day comfort. Shoe cushions and sole grips can help ensure the proper comfort levels for your event.

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Tip Toes To Go by Foot Petals is a small self adhesive pad sets under the ball of your foot.

 Every woman deserves a pair of drop dead gorgeous designer shoes. If classic elegance and glamour fit the bill, consider ordering a pair of Badgely Mischka’s and become the belle of the ball.

Explore the Advantages of Dyeable Wedding Shoes

When brides plan their weddings, the shoes they and their bridal party will be wearing often get short shrift compared to the wedding gown and bridesmaid dresses. That is a shame, since the shoes play a huge role in any wedding ceremony.

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If the bride spends her big day wearing uncomfortable shoes and battling sore feet, she will not exactly be in the mood to dance the night away and greet her wedding guests. If the bridesmaids are stuck with unflattering shoes in hideous colors, they may not be so happy either. Spending some time picking out the perfect shoes can help you avoid those uncomfortable situations and have a wonderful wedding.

Dyeable Wedding Shoes for Every Occasion

Dyeable wedding shoes are beginning to make real inroads in the wedding industry. More and more brides are discovering just how beautiful and versatile dyeable wedding shoes really are, and they are including them in their wedding plans.

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The Jewel by David Tutera featured in ivory and raspberry can be dyed any of our vibrant hues!

Bridesmaids love dyeable wedding shoes because they give new life to what had been a one-time purchase. Instead of throwing their bridesmaid shoes in the back of the closet and forgetting about them, your bridesmaids can simply grab a bottle of dye and gain a great new pair of pumps.

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Brides also love dyeable wedding shoes for their versatility and style. Many brides are surprised to find that dyeable wedding shoes come in every type of style, from stylish high heels to casual flats and demure pumps. No matter what your style, you will be able to find the perfect pair of dyeable wedding shoes.

The Perfect Venue – The Perfect Shoes

nestldown-wedding-venue-outdoorNo matter what type of wedding you have planned, you need to choose your dyeable wedding shoes accordingly. The venue you have chosen for your wedding and reception will give you some important clues about the most appropriate type of footwear.

A pair of stiletto heels dyed to match your wedding dress may be perfectly appropriate for a formal country club wedding, but they would be totally out of place for a wedding at the beach or LocalPark. If you are planning a casual country wedding or beachside ceremony, you can find any number of wonderful dyeable wedding flats that will be right at home on the grass or in the sand.