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Allbirds founders and co-CEOs Joey Zwillinger and Tim Brown outside their San Francisco retail store and headquarters.

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When it launched in March 2016, Allbirds offered a single style for men and women: the $95 wool runner (shown in natural grey).

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Allbirds’ materials and manufacturing—including the use of castor bean oil in its insoles—draws on Joey Zwillinger’s biotech background.

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After hanging up his cleats, pro soccer player-turned-entrepreneur Tim Brown has focused on sustainably produced shoes with a simple design. 

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Allbirds’ San Francisco store stocks the brand’s wool lace-up runners, slip-on loungers and children’s sneakers.

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Fashion Forward

Styling by James Aguiar | March 8, 2016 | Story Fashion National

Hair and makeup by Susan Haddon

Model: Georgina Stojiljkovic

Digital tech: Luke Hanscom | Photo Assistants: Travis Carbonella and Jeanne Arnold

Shot on location at San Jose City Hall

Originally published in the March issue of Silicon Valley

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