TimbUggs are (most likely) 2019’s weirdest hybrid trend second
Earlier this yr, LA-based label PizzaSlime launched the ‘Crocsbody’ – a Croc/bag hybrid. Persevering with in that exact same vein, footwear label For the Reminiscence of a Lifetime has put ahead its personal effort within the type of the TimbUgg (sure, that’s a Timberland and Ugg boot all-in-one).
Based final yr by former Hood By Air and Rihanna collaborator, Italian designer Gio Forbice, the model has revealed its second assortment for AW19. Together with the TimbUgg, the brand new assortment additionally options the label’s signature cowboy boot, knee-high PVC boots with stiletto heels, and loafers with diamanté detailing.
Working as soon as once more with upcoming photographer and filmmaker Jordan Hemingway, the lookbook photos function a gaggle of Forbice’s good friend – together with stylist and Dazed’s New York trend editor-at-large Akeem Smith, mannequin Tatiana Katysheva, and Russian singer Katerina. “There wasn’t an actual casting course of for this,” Forbice tells us. “It was simply one thing we did between pals.”
As a lot enjoyable because the group had capturing the photographs, the designer actually hopes individuals will really get pleasure from taking a look at them, too. “They’re particular moments of my life, what I name ‘treasured recollections’. I hope that comes throughout,” he concludes.