And while many brides gush over designers from Jimmy Choo, Badgley Mischka and Louboutin, truth be told you can nab a pair of equally beautiful heels from the high street for only a fraction of the cost - if you're quick!
Many high street stores are all too aware of the demand out there for wedding-ready accessories, which is why many now stock a range of wedding-specific heels, which you can often find in a special edit when you're shopping online to make things all the easier.
If you're in the market for a pair of chic kicks for your big day, look no further than our edit of the most stylish wedding shoes from the high street below.
Where to shop for wedding shoes on the high street?
If you're hitting the high street for your wedding heels, there are several places definitely worth popping into.
Shoe specific stores like Aldo, Dune, Schuh and Shoe Zone are certainly worth a hit, while clothes stores like Zara, Topshop, River Island, & Other Stories and shoe lovers' paradise New Look often stock footwear destined for the aisle.
Mid range budget brides should check out the likes of Karen Millen and Monsoon for wedding-ready heels.
You can often bag a bargain in department stores like Arnotts and Debenhams, who stock bridal faves Carvela by Kurt Geiger, and Nine West, and certainly worth a trip is Kildare Village, where you can find footwear by Kate Middleton's go-to shoe specialist LK Bennett.
If you're an online shopper, the likes of ASOS, Littlewoods, Missguided and PrettyLittleThing will make a good start for brides on a budget, with ASOS stocking a huge range of occasion shoes and wedding day shoes specifically, with wide feet and half sizes being well catered for. For those looking for some alternative designer wear and prepared to dig deep for it, net-a-porter is sure to capture your attention for way longer than you'd intended it to.