XALF Official Launch Party

On the evening of 5th December 2012, marks the launch of XALF, an online women’s footwear label of customisable heels releasing its first range Xpression. Held at Bentley Gallery, Pavilion Kuala Lumpur to celebrate the joyous event with sophisticated fashionable jazz theme.

To begin the evening with the arrival of guest, media and celebrities, we are entertained with live jazz performance and refreshments with one of the drinks sponsors, Kronenbourg 1664 beer. Displayed in Bentley Gallery are the few from XAFL Xpression collection and since the heels are customisable, I took the closes description for it. Let’s have a close up look.


Black net cover court shoes with ‘Half Love’ shape covered toe, ankle buckle strap with detachable accessories.

  • Material – 100% lamb skin / full leather lining
  • Vero cuoio sole
  • Heels – 4 or 5 inch – XALF Design

Price: MYR 1150.00 (price varies for Swarovski elements)


Red pointed toe cover angle stud heels with sharp back.

  • Material – 100% patent calf leather / full leather lining
  • Vero cuoio sole
  • Heels – 3.5 inch – XALF Design

Price: MYR2250.00 (price varies for Swarovski elements)


Purple and red contrasted leather sandals, ankle strap with black ruffle embellishment.

  • Material – lamb skin / patent calf leather / full leather lining
  • Vero cuoio sole
  • Heels – 4 or 5 inch – XALF Design

Price: MYR1150.00 (price varies for Swarovski elements)


Peep-toe heel with black texture lace

  • Materials – 100% Lamb skin / Full leather lining
  • Vero cuoio sole
  • Heels 4.5 inch – XALF Design

Price: MYR1150.00 (price varies for Swarovski elements)

To spice up that evening, we have Aliza Elizabeth as the emcee, welcoming everyone and share the insights of XALF.

Opening performance of Latin fusion dance by Cecilia Yong, the winner of So You Think You Can Dance Malaysia Season 2.

Inspired by Sarah Jessica Parker and Sex and The City, Xavier Mah, the brainchild of XALF who is a public relation’s consultant by trades, has been described by the Malaysian media as a highly creative individual with strong entrepreneurial drive. Introducing the designer, Alfred Hor who crafts each unique orders with first of it’s kind interchangeable heels and determining  the accessories to be placed on the heel counters. Together they formed the eponymous line of XALF for their passion in cosmopolitan fashion.

XALF is a home-grown brand with international aspirations. Classic looks are recreated with a modern touch, exude an appreciation for heritage and designed with great attention to detail. In the works: fashion accessories and trinkets to add a dash of glamour to one’s wardrobe. – XALF Design

Part of the fashion show was participated by celebrity icons like Mizz Nina, Datin Reiss Tiara, Chris Tong, Thanuja Ananthan, Cecilia Yong, Dynas Mokhtar, Debbie Goh, Dato’ Ruby Khong and Datuk Yasmin Yusuff showcasing the Xpression collection.

Followed by violin performance by Joshua Kua who previously performed with the Victoria Opera in Australia.

Lucky draw for the lucky guest who brings back a pair of exclusive XALF Xpression, I’m not the lucky one but one of them is Joyce Wong from KinkyBlueFairy!

A big congrats for the dynamic duo, Xavier and Alfred for achieving their dreams and making it happen with XALF. To find out more about XALF, please log on to XALF Design and don’t forget to like them in their Facebook below to be notified with their latest updates.


Traclyn Yeoh
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