18 Shoes That Look Amazing With a White Dress

While your mother might have given you the style rule that white is only worn between Memorial Day and Labor Day, it’s safe to say we’re throwing fashion “rules” out the window in 2018. If you are too, there’s a good chance that you’ll want to know what shoes to wear with a white dress when the occasion calls for it.

Even when you aren’t about to take a walk down the aisle, sporting a white dress is a major statement. Bright and fresh, styling a white dress can be more daunting than the thought of getting stains on it. Due to its neutral nature, however, your options are much greater than you might have initially thought.

To show you just that, we rounded up some of our favorite looks featuring white dresses and the chic shoes that accompany them. From metallic heels to cowboy boots, we guaranteed there’s a style for you. See them now, and then shop your favorite styles to wear to your next outing.

Black Sandals

The shoes to wear with a white dress


Style du Monde

Summer’s around the corner, and if all you’re thinking about is slipping into a lightweight dress, style a pair of classic black sandals with it. You’re guaranteed a put-together look.

A gladiator sandal is perfect for long days out.

Available in sizes 6.5 to 10.5.

You’ll want to simply slip these on at any given moment.

Available in sizes 35 to 40.

Colored Ankle Boots

Shoes for white dresses


Style du Monde

Just because your dress is a neutral doesn’t mean your shoes have to be. Let your style stand out with bright and colorful ankle boots to finish off the look.

This color will help you make a statement.

Available in sizes 36 to 40.

Green is so fresh for spring.

Available in sizes 35 to 40.

Cowboy Boots

Shoes to wear with a white dress


Sandra Semburg

If you haven’t gotten a pair of cowboy boots yet, the time might be now. Nothing speaks more to summer than a white spring dress with the Western shoe. 

You can’t deny that these boots are insanely cool.

Available in sizes IT 36 to IT 40.

Wear these with a dress or with a pair of jeans.

Available in sizes 4.5 to 11.5.

Metallic Shoes

Shoe styles to pair with white dresses


Collage Vintage

Metallic shoes aren’t just for special occasions anymore. Wear yours with that white dress you’ve been eyeing to give it some extra shimmer.

Metallic details are huge this year.

Available in sizes IT 34 to IT 42.

Wear these to a spring wedding.

Available in sizes 5 to 11.

Colored Sandals

Shoes to style with white dresses


Sandra Semburg

When you wear a bright white dress, you can let your shoes have all the attention. A pair of colorful strappy sandals will dress up your look instantly while also adding a subtle touch of color.

These are so cute for your next brunch date.

Available in sizes 36 to 41.

Yellow shoes are so unexpected but so welcomed.

Available in sizes 36 to 41.

Plastic Shoes

Shoes that can be worn with a white dress


Sandra Semburg

With virtually invisible plastic shoes, your dress will be the hero of the outfit. Keep the look simple with minimal accessories such as a dark handbag and sunglasses.

If you ever wanted to be like Cinderella, these are the shoes for you.

Available in sizes 6 to 9.

We can’t get over how affordable these are.

Available in sizes 6 to 11.

White Shoes

What shoes to wear with a white dress Michelle Williams


Sandra Semburg

Wearing a white dress is the perfect opportunity to go for a monochromatic look. Pair yours with a set of white booties to add instant polish for the day.

Have you jumped on the white ankle boot trend, yet?

Available in sizes 35 to 42.

That heel, though.

Available in sizes 36.5 to 40.


These are the shoes to wear with a white dress


Sandra Semburg

If you’re someone who leans more on the casual side, you’re in luck. A white dress for spring can be dressed down with a pair of sleek sneakers. If you want to keep it more cohesive, a pair of white sneakers will pull the look together.

Show the world you’re loved with these shoes.

Available in sizes 34 to 42.

These will become your favorite sneakers.

Available in sizes IT 36 to IT 41.

Red Shoes

Shoes that look great with white dresses


Sandra Semburg

You simply can’t discuss white pairings without mentioning red. The color will contrast nicely with your dress, adding a pop of color just where you need it.

Tap into the ’80s resurgence with these boots.

Available in sizes FR 35 to FR 41.

The metal detailing on the side is so cool.

Available in sizes IT 35 to IT 42.

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