10 Stylish Pairs You Can Wear to a Beach Wedding
These heels won't sink into the sand.
Deciding what shoes to wear to a beachside wedding can be tricky. The sand will make you want to kick off your shoes and to switch to your slippers, but you wouldn't want to end up looking underdressed for the occasion. Below, we show you the most sensible yet stylish shoes you can wear to the next beach wedding you'll be attending!
Block heels are your sand-friendly alternative to stilettos. The chunkiness of the heel provides you with a much more stable base, especially when standing on uneven surfaces like the shores.
Two-Toned Salsa Heel (P1,200) from Cora and Bear
Look for block heels that come with ankle straps to keep your shoes from slipping off. Made of luxe velveteen fabric, this pair from Cora and Bear has a 2.5-inch heel and comes in various colors, so you'll find the perfect match to your dress!
Open Toe Floral Sandals (P2,699) from Charles and Keith
This pair from Charles and Keith lends a feminine touch with the floral embellishments on its front straps. Aside from taupe, it comes in black and green options.
Faye (P1,150) from Hue Manila
This suede pair from Hue Manila feature two-tone straps and 2.5-inch heels. The Tan and Old Rose variants have that classic appeal, but for those who are feeling a bit adventurous, the Calke Green one might be the pair for you.
Devan (P990) from Hue Manila
This block heel from Hue Manila features stud closures for the ankle straps. Take your pick from black, mocha, tan, white, and even leopard print!
Wedges are another comfortable heel style to consider as they boast a full sole—no stilettos that will annoyingly sink into the sand.
Low Wedge Ankle Strap Sandals (P2,599) from Charles and Keith
If you're looking for a pair that you can wear comfortably wear everyday, and even for special occasions like beach weddings, these low-wedge sandals from Charles and Keith fit the bill.
Orla (P1,050) from Hue Manila
Add some height with this pair from Hue Manila, which comes in black and white versions. Its low heel lets you comfortably walk by the beach.
Flatforms will give you a boost of height without making you feel like you're wearing heels, thanks to the absence of an arch in the soles. With the thick, elevated platform, they make an interesting, edgy contrast to your formal dress.
Puzzle (P3,250) from Melissa
This peep-toe pair from Melissa combines comfort and style. Its elegant design makes it perfect for just about any adventure—be it a walk to the park or to the beach.
Available in Melissa stores and online.
If you're not keen at all to wear heels at the beach, especially if you're the type who easily trips, don't think twice about reaching for your flats.
Satin Embellished Mules (P3,750) from Charles and Keith
Sandals with striking details like embellishments and ruffles can still look as elegant as heels. This pair from Charles and Keith comes with sparkly studs and sports a metallic finish for those who want their footwear to stand out.
Available in Charles and Keith stores.
Flat Leather Triple-Strap Sandals (P1,995) from Zara
Consider going for flats in metallic colors to give the laid-back pair a dose of glam, like this golden number from Zara.
Sunset in Taupe (P1,920) from Renegade Folk
These comfy slip-ons from Renegade Folk is exactly what you need if you want to dance the night away. It has the right amount of shine too, thanks to its golden buckle.