Every girl needs chic shoes that fit comfortably and will never go out of style. However, we know what a pain it is to find the perfect pair of shoe that fits especially if you have a special shaped feet or have a particular style in mind, comfortable stylish shoes are still hard to find. We decided to solve this this problem, with a list of shoe boutiques that offer a custom made service, meaning you can customise shoes from every shoe shape, colour and every material imaginable across all budgets.
French shoe label Cosmoparis makes high-quality fashionable shoes for chic women. Cosmoparis offers a stylish range of shoes that takes its cues from the runway and staple pieces like ballerina flats to pumps. What many people don’t know is that they also offer a customisation service for some of their popular designs where you can change the toe shape, heel height, colour and material.
Price: Shoes in store start from HKD$1500 and custom made heels start from HKD$2000
Address: Shop 138, 1/F, Pacific Place, 88 Queensway, Admiralty, Hong Kong.
Tel: 2561-0485 www.cosmoparis.com
DYOS DYOS (Design Your Own Shoes) makes high-quality custom made shoes from their factory in Shenzhen. Shoppers choose the material and colour of the shoes with every style imaginable, from flats, heels to wedges. Each pair of shoes are made to measure. They trace your feet and measure all the fine details like the feet ridge to ensure a perfect fit. You can add details like parts ribbon, buckles and opt for extra built in cushioning for a comfortable fit. Orders take upto 6 weeks or longer depending on the season.
Price: A pair of heels start from HKD$500
Address: 33 Yiu Wa Street, Causeway Bay, Hong Kong. Tel: 2204-3043 www.dyos-hk.com
House of Avenues Established in September 2010, House of Avenues designs shoes for women looking for something fashionable and fun. Besides their quirky seasonal collection, shoppers can customise a basic pair of pumps. Choose your own material and heel height. Custom made-orders take 2 weeks and are made from their factories in Hong Kong and China.
Price: Heels start from HKD$1,500
Address: LG-G/F, 37-43 Cochrane Street, Central, Hong Kong. Tel: 2363-6466 www.houseofavenues.com
Jimmy Choo Jimmy Choo launched their made-to-order services at their stores at The Landmark and Elements Shopping Mall in 2014. The service offers customers a range of signature styles that can be custom made with a choice of colours, material and finishes tailored. Customise their popular models like Anouk, Lance and Xenia and decide how high you want to go with the heels, colour, materials and also have your intials monogrammed on the sole bottoms.
Price: Starting from HKD$4,000
Address: Shop G8, Landmark Atrium, 15 Queen’s Road Central, Hong Kong.
Tel: 2525-6068 www.jimmychoo.com
Manolo Blahnik Manolo Blahnik is famous his stylish heeled shoes and is also offering customisation. Customising your own pair of Manolo Blahnik with your preferred heel height, colour and material. After you’ve selected your shoes, orders are sent to Blahniks’ Italian factory and takes around 8-10 weeks to deliver to your doorstep.
Price: Starting from HKD$4,500
Address: Shop 203, 2/F, Landmark Atrium, 15 Queen’s Road, Central, Hong Kong.
Tel: 2845 1575 www.manoloblahnik.com
Lii Lii Shoes
Don’t be fooled by the messy store as Lii Lii Shoes, this is the place to go for tailored shoes for both men and women. For over 20 years, Lii Lii Shoes have been offering customisable shoes service with hundreds of colour, styles and every colour imaginable. Orders will take 10-14 days to make and men shoes take longer.
Prices: Starting from HKD$2,000
Address: Shop 75, 1/F, Admiralty Centre, 18 Harcourt Rd., Admiralty, Hong Kong. Tel: 2865-3989
Price: Starting from HKD$500
Address: Shop 25, Peninsula Centre, 67 Mody Road, East Tsim Sha Tsui, Hong Kong. Tel: 2368-2223
Repetto Repetto, a French shoe brand created in 1947 by Rose Repetto is famous for their classic ballerina flats. Their shoes are handcrafted from the softest leather in the South of France and worn by ballets dancers for the National Opera of Paris. The company offers a customisable service in their Hong Kong stores, where shoppers can create their own Repetto style ballet flats from 252 shades of soft lambskin in different heels and sizes.
Price: Starting from HKD$2,000
Address: Shop 133, Level 1, Phase 2, Pacific Place, Admiralty, Hong Kong.
Tel: 2918-1189 www.repetto.com
Shoe ArtistryOriginally named Ming Kee Shoes, a 40 years old handmade shoe shop located in Jordan was forced to close down due to rent increase in 2011 and revived by Kit Lee Ya Jing in 2012 as Shoe Artistry. Kit hired Uncle Kong ( former shoe maker at Ming Kee) and other experienced shoe makes with 30 years experience to join Shoe Artistry team of expert shoe makers. Here each pair of shoes are made to measure, measurements of your feet are taken and a drawing of the outline of your shoes ensures a perfect fit. Like all the other stores, you can choose your own materials like the different range of leathers leathers and orders take up t0 1-2 months to make.
Price: Flats start from HKD$3,800
Address: Office 4, 2/F, Prosperity Building, 61 Tung Choi Street, Mong Kok, Hong Kong.
Tel: 2796-6018 www.shoeartistry.info
Vickie Like most of the stores listed in the list, Vickie’s offers designs similar to luxury shoe labels like Jimmy Choo and Christian Louboutins at a fraction of the price. Shoppers can customise any style of shoes with different heel height and materials with sizes going up to size 42 in a range of styles starting from just HK$600. Delivery takes up to 6 week.
Price: Starting from HKD$600
Address: 3 Queen Victoria Street, Central, Hong Kong. Tel: 2525 6402