Oct
13
2009

The hobbit’s feet

I am generally a happy person. But if you want to make me unhappy, it is very easy. Just bring me shoe shopping. I get depressed each time I shop for shoes. It comes to a point where Darling is afraid to let me shop for shoes. But I have to shop for shoes. I can’t go around bare-footed like the Flinstones!

Strange huh? Majority of ladies out there just loves shopping for shoes. And they just can’t seem to have enough of them. You want to know why I loathe shopping for shoes? Because my shoe size is 2.5 – 3. You tell me, how many brands out there sell size 3? Majority of them only start at size 4 onwards! So when I go shopping, all I can do is see and envy, as I know they won’t have it my size anyway. People told me that once I am pregnant, my shoe size will increase at least a size. THAT did not happen to me…

But all is not lost. I still have one brand I can rely on. I think it’s a local brand. Starts with a V and ends with an I. It has two C’s in the middle. That label comes with plentiful of size 3’s. It’s cheap but not too comfortable. And it’s definitely not too lasting too. But what the heck, it’s better than going around shoe-less!

See my heels? It’s 9cm tall. You do the math if you want to know that in inches because I don’t know. Only got to officially wear it once. {And several other times when I’m notti :P} Can audition for Cinderella? Feet maybe but my height (or rather lack of it) forbids.

Mine vs Ethan’s

Overall, I don’t wear heels too often. I’m more of a boots person. Bump into me anywhere and chances are, you’ll see me in boots…

About the Author: Merryn Tan

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    i knw the brand!!hehe…you can wear kids sports shoes too.it's cheaper! :pJ

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    J, kids' sports shoes mana ada sexy?? lol..

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    omg, yr shoe size is 3? why so cute wan! hehehehehe… jes kidding :) but then again, nasib got the V ends with I lor

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    I can't believe your shoe size is a 3! Wow. I wear size 5 and sometimes a 4 depending on the cutting of the shoe. For UK sizes, it would be a 3 but sometimes could be too big for me depending on the cutting of the shoe.

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    My aunt feet also the same size as you. She also hv the same problem like you. Before I was pregnant my shoe size is 5 or 6 but nw 6 or 7. In the matter of fact, my feet really increase by 1 size.

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    Hey, u can share shoes with my bigfoot Chloe! (no offense ok, just kidding) V….i shoes not comfortable and lasting meh? They are to me, and it's my fav brand actually hehe.

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    wah..boots? wa lau eh.. my girl has 2 pairs and never wear them.. oh, i know the brand..that shop ah always crowded one.. mine is size 4.. and sometimes 4 1/2 or 5.. depends on the brand…. i want to go visit the shop eugene posted…gurney.. i m going this monday…hehe

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    My SIL is also a size 3. She is staying in SG. Whenever she comes to KL, she will sure buy shoes from the shop you mentioned. I have gigantic feet. I was a size 6. After childbirth, my feet grew to a size 7 sometimes 8.

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    You've got Cinderella feet lar…such a small size feet you've got!!Maybe have to shop at Kid's Section…just kidding! Anyway, love the heels that you bought!Stunning!

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    Dear merryn,That is a unique size, the shop you mentioned always 'full house', many designs and options. I have a friend, she shop at kid department for her clothes and shoes…Boots have size 2.5-3? That will make you looks stylish and classy too!

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    that's hard…i have more or less standard size but i have same prob with my hubs since he's 13.

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    Wr…Ethan is growing up pretty fast huh! His shoe is almost the same size as yours already! :p

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    Oh Gosh! I'm a giant next to you! Like Mummy Gwen. I used to wear 6. After pregnancy became 8!

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    easier to get a size 5 but mine is 6..

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    My wife always said that for every girls, there is always one shoe short in the cupboard. Haha.

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    I always say my mum feet is small.. as she is 4! and you are even smaller!! I always admire those girls with small feet!!

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    Hope u can find comfortable and nice shoes nx time u go for shoes shopping~

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    Thank God for the V shop. I used to be a size 5 but after giving birth to Maine, I am a size 6 now. Good luck in shoe-shopping!

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    Oh wow. Small…and 9 inch? that's tall.

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    The heel looks nice but I wonder will you be comfy with such high heel??

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    My mum says people with small feet never have to work in their lives. True ah? :) I think Clarks has size 3. My mum is a size 3.

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    Bryan and Brandon's mama – Your mom is size 3, means SHE never have to work in her life! :P I work leh.. 24/7 somemore..

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    U got dainty feet. hehe…no worries…still got the V brand.

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    notti times??? ha hahhhhhh!!!

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    wow, ur feet is so small!! my feet is wide, and hence, i dun fancy buying shoes coz i could hardly fit most of the shoes :(my fav now is my crocs… so comfy, coz its wide enuf for my wide feet!

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    Wah, Merryn, your shoe size is 3????

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    Is it? Your shoe size did not increased after delivery? For me, I did leh. And I have a totally opp situation as yours, I have a huge foot. So I wear size 7 to 8 and I faced difficulty in getting my shoes. Anyway, the high heel look gorgeous and it is really HIGH. If me, surely fall down the moment I wear it. :-)

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