Words by Pamen Sidhu
Malaysian designers Yoke & Theam and Alia. B collaborated for the first time in 2017 and this year they are back with a new collection featuring feminine and elegant shoes.
The collection gain inspiration from Alia. B’s Raya 2018 collection that celebrated woman empowerment with a feminine, tough and strong view beyond gender stereotypes. The footwear collection has everything from flats to 4 inches heels and was launched in phases.
The first series consist of the Camilla, Claire and Alexandra collection that offers metallic pastel shine and elegant trimmings with a sporty elastic back straps for a chic yet sporty look.
Camilla, the first release for the #YTXALIA Raya collection is an elegant sling back front covered heels that is available in pearl-white and dusty pink.
Claire offers a simple yet sophisticated look with an easy slip-on block heels beautified with graceful frills and thick black sole for a luxurious look.
The Alexandra sandal comes in a unique rubber flat which is available in gold with a touch of black and white straps.
The second series of the collection is the ultimate choice for girls who prefer non-girly footwear. It has everything from edgy slim heels to metal block heels.
Sophia is a 1 inch easy slider decorated with classy eyelets.
Ingrid maintains the classy metal eyelets but added glam to the footwear with its 4-inch high heels and thin sling back.
Rania is a unique combination of electric blue and tinted black slim heels perfected with sporty straps that add contrast to any outfits.
The beautiful and chic footwear collection will never go wrong with your Raya ensembles!
YT X ALIA Raya 2018 collection is available to pre-order at www.yokentheam.com by phases and launch in May 2018 at selected outlets.