Both Paris A/W 17
Both Paris' AW/17 collection celebrates the utility boot and classic court shoe with a twist. Detail and innovative production are focal points of the collection which features a black, white, nude, and khaki green colour palette. Typical of Both, a combination of natural rubber, fine leather, and cotton touches are utilised to reimagine classic models.
At the core of the brand is a relationship with balance - finding equilibrium between innovation and comfort. Both is constantly testing the limits of rubber as a medium, revisiting classic models whilst always keeping comfort in mind. Both footwear is expressed through distinctive uppers, geometrical stitches and an exacting use of rubber. Minimalist and timeless, their pieces equip its wearers for the city.
The Parisian unisex footwear label finds its inspiration in nature, in particular the rubber tree and its ability to give life to rubber. Following 30 years of research and experimentation, the brand’s allure to this natural material has led them to develop specialised processes which highlight the distinctive characteristics of rubber through contemporary pieces and technology. Both sources their natural rubber free of synthetics from South Asia. Pieces are moulded by hand, exemplifying unique craftsmanship.