Bridal accessories that are chic, flattering and wearable in the future.

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Forget the gown, many brides-to-be spend hours and hours searching for the perfect wedding-day accessories.

Make sure your accoutrements go the distance by investing in pieces you’ll actually wear after the wedding day. Here are some finds that are chic, flattering and wearable in the future.

Cult Gaia Mother of Pearl Acrylic Ark ($278–$298 at cultgaia.com). Cult Gaia’s Ark bags are the cult accessory of the season, and a wedding is a great excuse to splurge on one.

Kenneth Jay Lane Silver-Tone Crystal Earrings ($35 at theoutnet.com). These bargain baubles add drama, and feel slightly edgier than your average wedding-day earrings.

Harriet Wilde Marielena Lace Flats ($260 at bhldn.com). You can dance all night in these delicate ballet slippers, which will later look divine with rolled-up boyfriend jeans and a white T-shirt.

Shashi Solitaire Necklace ($55 at shopbop.com). This rose-gold and cubic zirconia piece will become part of your everyday jewelry wardrobe.

Topshop Jemma Point Mid Heel Court Shoes ($100 at us.topshop.com). A modern take on the pump, these shoes will be a summer favorite as the white-shoe-trend goes strong.

Jennifer Behr Celeste Stud Earrings ($148 at shopbop.com). Add sparkle around your face with these special-occasion earrings set with Swarovski crystals.

Miu Miu Silver-Tone Faux Pearl and Poplin Necklace ($360 at net-a-porter.com). A simple band of pearls in front can complement an array of necklines, while the dramatic ribbon would beautifully highlight a plunging back.

ShopNW staff contributed to this story.