Article by Intern:- Rashi Trivedi
We all love to receive handmade gifts. They are not just gifts; they are someone’s feeling and emotions filled in a materialist thing that makes you feel special and overwhelmed. That same feeling is brought by customized gifts. Customization makes things more personal. If you are working and don’t have enough time to make gifts for your loved ones, customized goods are just what you need. Here are top 5 brands that makes amazing customized products for you! –
- THE QUIRKY NAARI
Owned by Malvika Saxena since 2018, is one of the well-known brands for customized goods. They are specialised in making funky and eye-catching shoes of all kinds. Saxena, a MGMT postgraduate and a diploma holder in fashion, combined her love for arts and fashion with passion for this entrepreneurship. The quirky naari customises a large range of products- footwear, bridal footwear, custom denim jackets and jeans. Their price range starts from Rs. 1,099/- and goes on according to the design. The customization process takes 15-18 days minimum, so don’t be late and place your orderon time!
- GOLD BRUSH
Meryl Remedios, owner and artist of this amazing brand has a lot to offer you. She started this business in 2019 and is currently making a huge number of people happy with her creative products. Her product range includes hand-painted shoes, bags, tshirts, magnets, keychains, canvases, cushion covers, aprons, table coasters, caps and wallets, phew! And all this starting from just Rs. 200- 3,000/-. She takes 7-10 days on an average to customise the products so in case you wake up a bit late, you know whom to find!
- THE ZOKART
The Zokart is a brand in action since past 2 years with an aim of empowering local artists in India who can do wonders with their skills and to promote the traditional and modern art in fashion industry. The brand’s mission is to provide the best quality handmade and hand-crafted products by the local artisans. They can customize anything and everything as along as it can be painted. Their product range includes shoes of all kinds, from slip-ons to lace-up sneakers, denim jacket and jeans, helmets, guitar, wall or anything that you point your finger at. Their price range starts from Rs.1,000/- and varies depending on the complexity of your design and ships worldwide. So, do you
want a product that has a traditional touch? Zokart is the place for you!
- SOLE HOUSE
Looking for an intricate design embroidered shoe? Sole House is where to look for. The Sole House has the perfect alternatives for all the high street fashion shoes. They make custom-made hand-crafted shoes like mules, kolhapuris, loafers and wedge heels. Sole House is the perfect place for you if you like shoes with a hint of embroidery and delicate details to give it an Indian touch. They make customised kolhapuris specially for brides to enjoy their big day in a comfortable yet stylish way. These super-comfy footwears come in super affordable price i.e., Rs. 1000-3000/-. So, brides it time to ditch high heels and enjoy your wedding in pretty flats!
- UNHINGED CUSTOMS
This successful journey of Rahul Dev started seven years back by painting Chelsea FC Jersey on a normal t-shirt and a pair of shoes, and then two years later quitting his corporate job to become an entrepreneur. Unhinged Customs makes customized shoes for you that are edgy, vibrant and fun. From Pokémon to Marvel DC comics to sceneries, name anything and he’ll paint for you! The best part of his shoes is that he pays a lot of attention to details of the design. Dev has also hand painted shoes for celebrities like Soha Ali Khan and Daniel Fernandes. The price ranges for Rs. 6,000- 25,000/- for Vans or Converse and Rs. 15,000/- for leather. The brand takes 4-7 weeks for customization so don’t forget to place your order in a lot of advance!