Thursday, June 10, 2010

The Search of Wedding Shoes

First of all, I want to thank Mya from 4weddingku for writing a nice review and featuring my humble blog on her website for the Blog Review slot in June. I didn't realize this if not for fellow blogger friend Zara, who was kind enough to tell me. Now go give these ladies a big hug! Hehe.

Taken from 4weddingku

Now, back to the story.

I was totally inspired from Huda's post regarding custom made wedding shoes at Gavy. Upon reading her entry, I immediately went to its outlet in Maju Junction the next day, armed with 2 copies of my dream wedding shoes for reference. I dragged Johan along, because we'll be running errands the whole day and our first pit-stop was Gavy.

I didn't prepare much when I was there. I didn't call the guy who're we supposed to be dealing with beforehand and there were just a couple of SA at that time. I showed the girls the printed copy of the shoes that I'd like to have, the choice of color and material. Of course, they can make my dream shoes a reality and I was browsing their catalog for the material but none captured my eyes. I wanted red satin but they only have some kind of shiny PVC or glittery thingy material which is a NO-NO!  Then they told me that I can bring my own material if I don't like those that they have in store.

Now, here comes my favourite part which I was dying to tell you, the price. They quoted me RM160 for the workmanship only! Ok, expensive. Belum tambah lagi my own material, those big brooch for blings and stuff, the cost of it might be amounted to almost RM200. So not worth it. Johan even said it's expensive. Ditambah lagi dengan penat, minyak and everything, so I guess I just forgo the idea.

Dengan perasaan hampa, we went to Pavillion and I finally found a cheap red heels at Vincci+ for my wedding. It's only RM127. Haha. You know, anything cheap and pretty always brighten up my day. Theehee!

I love the huge diamante brooch and the material. It's red hot suede baby! Sangat smooth, ok. Geram! Geram! And it adds inches to my height. Yeay-ness. Johan doesn't like the idea of having peep-toe heels for wedding sebab nampak jari kaki, tak cantik. But I was too in love with this baby to let it go, after my unfortunate event at Gavy. Cewahhh!

Owh yeah, have I mentioned that I bought my nikah shoes almost a year ago? Yeah, too early, I know, but I can't help it. I'm not a fan of pointed heels but since it's for nikah, I want it to be proper and covered. It's from Elo in Subang Parade, priced at RM129 (no discount, damn!). Owh, I love the fact that the color compliments my jubah too.

Okay, the color and everything look fugly in the pictures but in real life, it's pretty! Now I have scattered diamonds on my shoes and jubah. Wheeeee!


harzharun June 10, 2010 at 9:50 PM  

OMG!!...i like dat red shoe!!..nak beli jugak!!!....
dear, i live in ada kedai kasut besh2...n i cr kasut 4 reception last sempat seh nak gi, taram je mn2 kasut satin plain yg mnangkap mata...i letak sendri brooch bling2 kat kasut tu...pakai tuk shari je...sakit kaki ok...kasut tu less than RM30..hahaha...patot ah sakit menyengat..huuu

kay kamal June 10, 2010 at 10:01 PM  

both ur shoes sgt likey sgt sgt!

kay kamal June 10, 2010 at 10:01 PM  

both ur shoes sgt likey sgt sgt!

Elly Anaille June 10, 2010 at 10:54 PM  

yang.. masa i tunang dulu pun bli kasut cheapo gak. rm25 je. bile pakai, melecet. hampes. i x buang pun kasut tu still simpan sebab sgt sayang n cantik, pada pandangan mata i la. wakaka!

kasut merah tu pun tinggal last 2 pair je in my size. outlet lain sume hbs, kt pavillion je tinggal. tu i grab cpat2. haha.

PurPLe LaDy AiFA June 10, 2010 at 11:15 PM  

i like the peep toe heels. dah la velvet kan material die? cantikkkk sgt!!!

hana yoriee June 11, 2010 at 8:23 AM  

dear!! u red shoes was damn gorgeous..i loike..

farahfatihah June 11, 2010 at 11:33 AM  

waaaahhhh cntiknya warna merah!!!!

Moose June 11, 2010 at 11:37 AM  

OMG! I am such a shoe gal (ala2 Carrie Bradshaw) and your red shoes is so damn pretty! tetiba rasa nak pakai kasut merah pulak. haha.

i pun tak suka pointy-pointy matchy-matchy shoes ni. taktau apsal. the only pointy shoes that i have pun my jimmy choo that i got through cheap bid in ebay. hihi

Yann June 11, 2010 at 1:46 PM  

i love the white it SO MUCH!

Reen Tart Nenas June 11, 2010 at 2:37 PM  

ur kasut nikah sgt adorable! :)

BuTtErFlyInFraMe June 11, 2010 at 3:47 PM  

weeeeeeeeeeee love the red one!! mata i pun shining tgk the diamante tuuu..hehhe..

oh gosh! i want some ! i want some!

upsss sorry! bila i extra excited i akan sebut ayat tu.hahaha.

200% u'll look gojes enuf on your big day!

good luck!!

Nurulhuda|Adlie June 14, 2010 at 12:23 AM  

aih, gavy tu mmg bad in PR, i mean SA dia i pun tak tahu what the hell the know bout shoe and stuff (sorry to say) me & rina we came back u tahu just to meet asyraf, i pg jugak cos i couldnt even find any yg i suka..

and i dont recall if we can bring our material, and myr160 is too much actually.. according to what he told us..

but anyway good job! u have found a better one, soo soo lucky u!! envy gila bila uuuuuuuuuu jumpa kasut idaman sebab i tak jumpa2 till i give up. haha.. and rina too, we both give up like crazy..

ElyaElmo June 23, 2010 at 10:41 PM  

dear...u know wat...soooo in luv with ur red shoes!! dah merah itu my fav color!!!~ best nyeee dah dpt jumpe kasottt tyk nikah and sandinggg......

amElyn June 28, 2010 at 12:53 AM  

hi dear!
this my 1st time reviewing ur blog!
feel free dropping by n share some info k darl.
im following u btw~
i love both shoes!!
sangat santekk okkayyy!
im getting married this coming Oct. tapi belum gi beli lagi.oh i cant wait!! =P

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