Top bridal shoe trends for 2012

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A bride who wants to look perfect for her wedding day must also pay increased attention to accessories and bridal shoes are by far the most important of them because they set off the entire outfit, irrespective of the style. Apart from the fact that these shoes must compliment the dress, they must also be very comfortable because that special day will be very long and the bride should be able to enjoy the ceremony and the reception instead of complaining about leg pain.

Top bridal shoe trends for 2012 provide an array of styles for bridal shoes which vary in terms of heel height, toe, fabric and color and all these elements must be taken into consideration in order to make the best choice. Each bride is looking for beautiful and fashionable shoes and given that this year vintage weddings are the hottest trend; many designers have been inspired by vintage satin flowers and the most delicate lace overlays. In addition to this, another trend in bridal shoes is to wear another color than white and thus azure  seems to be the most appealing option given the widely known phrase “ something old, something new, something borrowed, something blue and a silver sixpence in her shoe”.

It seams that in 2012 bridal shoes are both practical and chic and you can easily choose something that is tailored to your preferences and budget. Given the color shoe trend, a growing number of brides are looking for non-traditional and interesting shoes which can later be worn at different occasions. Apart from the colors, shoes with glamorous brooch adornments and simple heels are becoming more and more popular and there are some brides who buy unadorned shoes and personalized them with a special brooch.

On the other side, brides who opt for a trendy style are turning to platform wedding shoes which come with various details such as Swarovski crystals, textured rosettes and sheer, illusion fabric. These shoes also offer them the possibility to add inches and look very sexy while being able to walk comfortably. Shoes with platform give them a little boost because they create the illusion that legs are long which also enables petite brides to find easily a suitable dress. A bride who feels sexy will also be more confident and this is exactly how you want to feel in one of the most important day of your life.

Nowadays brides are looking for luxurious bridal shoes which are embellished with crystals, rhinestones and sparkling accessories. Yet shoes may fit differently at various time frames of the wedding day, but if you opt for something simple and you wear them with transparent hosiery, you will ensure that they will fit during the entire day. A tip regarding the right pair of shoes would be to choose something with heels that allow you to be at the same size or shorter than your groom in order to create a harmonious image, especially when taking the wedding photographs. In 2012 you must think beyond the traditional white wedding shoes because the new trends allow you to something a little bit funky as well as animal prints or shoes with jewel tones and avant-garde details. Irrespective of your decision, as long as you feel comfortable, you will be able to fully enjoy your wedding day.