Sick Of Sinking Into Grass? These Heels Will Keep You Above Ground

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Outdoor weddings are a huge trend in 2021, which comes to no surprise considering the pandemic is still limiting large indoor gatherings. That being said, wearing heels or wedges for the first time in a year has us all feeling a bit cautious — especially outside! The worst feeling is trying to balance yourself on unstable ground or having your heels sinking into the grass while trying to celebrate. We put together a list of the comfiest and most practical heels and wedges for you to look stylish while being able to enjoy the special day! 


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Steve Madden Lilah Heel

Nothing beats a classic black heel. The block heel will keep you from sinking into the dirt or grass while walking around, so you can enjoy your entire night! These are also simple and neutral so they’ll pair with any look, whether the dress code is beachy and casual or black tie.

SHOP NOW – $79.95

Steve Madden Irenee Ankle Strap Sandal 

The height of these is absolutely perfect, especially if the outdoor wedding you are attending is on unstable ground, like a desert landscape. You can get down on the dance floor without breaking a leg with these chunky sandal heels, too.

SHOP NOW – $69.95

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Schutz Soffy Braided Mules 

If you’re wanting more of a statement piece but you know stilettos won’t work, these can bring some height and fashion to your look. You’ll be getting compliments all night, but just make sure you’re not wearing white to match them!

SHOP NOW – $108

Sam Edelman Daniella Ankle-Strap Leather Heel 

These leather heels are a classic, and bring forth a ’90s type of look. Having an ankle strap on your heel is also great for support while walking outside. These Sam Edelmans are also leather, so you won’t be having any wardrobe malfunctions.

SHOP NOW – $120

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chunky heels

Marc Fisher Zala Block Heel 

The classic pointy-toe pump is here to save the day, but this time, with a block heel. In three different neutrals, this heel will match any dress code and any outfit you’re wanting to rock. There’s also a suede option if that’s more your vibe!

SHOP NOW – $159.95

Marc Fisher Adalyn Espadrille Wedge Sandal 

These heels scream beach wedding to me, because you’re taking a classic sandal and boosting it up with a thick wedge. There are 6 unique color options (with 2 being patterns) so your look can match perfectly.

SHOP NOW – $99.99


Hamden Slingback Pointed Toe Pump

Vince Camuto Hamden Slingback Pointed Toe Pump 

These elegant pointy-toe pumps have a slingback, which brings a unique element to a classic heel. Look insanely cute, while still bringing comfort and stability to your shoes. You can even bring your unique style to your outfit with its 3 patterns and 2 plain looks.

SHOP NOW – $98.95

Naturalizer RSVP Tania Block Heel Sandal 

These strappy Naturalizer heels have a slip resistant sole which can help you stay firmly planted. No sliding around in these bad boys! These chunky heels also come in a neutral tan and a fun emerald green!

SHOP NOW – $110

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Kairi Medium Nude Crocodile-Embossed Platform Wedge Sandals

Lulus Crocodile-Embossed Wedge Sandals 

Platforms are one of the easiest ways to add height to your outfit without getting stuck in the mud (literally!). These platform wedge sandals from Lulus are strappy and fun, with a crocodile tan and a black option.

SHOP NOW – $34

Dolce Vita Paily Slide Sandal 

Braided straps are so in right now, so these Dolce Vita sandals are bound to be an eye catcher. They come in so many fun colors so you can match with the wedding colors to make pictures pop, or blend in with a creamy neutral! My personal favorite is the Ivory option!

SHOP NOW – $119.95

Dolce Vita Paily Slide Sandal


What are your go-to outdoor wedding shoes? Let us know in the comments below!

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