Roger Vivier AW2019 Utility Boots
Gherardo Felloni gives the Utility Boot the Star treatment this season. The utility boot is the next biggest shoe trend that has taken over fashion runways, from Paris to Milan. A workwear staple for hiking up mountains and combatting harsh elements, these boots have gone beyond mere functionality and have crossed over as the new statement shoe. For his latest collection, Felloni presents a diverse assortment of footwear that are made to fit the different personalities of the global Vivier woman. With the need for casual shoes becoming more and more a priority for today’s modern and extremely active women, Felloni is challenged to create something that will blend substance with the inimitable Roger Vivier style. Presenting the Viv’ Utility boots, inspired by hiking boots and the trendy platform sneakers popularized by the girl power bands of the 1990s. The Viv’ Utility boots come with the same utilitarian style but elevated using the Maison’s signatures: the quality leather, handcrafted by skilled artisans; the lambskin fur collar on the white colorway with gold hardware; and the iconic buckle, in either polished metal or adorned in precious crystals. With the rise of functional fashion, the boots trend has nowhere to go but up, making the Viv’ Utility boots a wardrobe essential that will go beyond seasons.