"Paris-based unisex footwear brand Both celebrated the inauguration of their new Paris headquarters in the heart of the Marais at 6, rue de la Corderie 75003 Paris during Paris Fashion Week in January 2018.
Followed by the launch of their first womens capsule collection during PFW AW18 in March 2018 introducing new models, colors and materials like burgundy velvet combat boots and rubber XL thigh high boots.
For their Autumn Winter 2018 “In Process” collection, both presents an intriguing clash between industrial and artisanal - drawing from the transformation of latex during the manufacturing process and through the elaboration of a distinctive language based on the many technical explorations with the vulcanization of natural rubber.
both is founded on 30 years of material research in rubber and shoe design. At the heart of their process is an exploration of balance: in the textures of their designs, the application of their techniques and the contrast in their concepts.
Hand-cut and moulded through a specific process, each pair coming out of the brand's atelier reveals unique craftsmanship. Preserving the pureness of rubber, both uses creative techniques to diversify the texture and final design of every piece.
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