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Converse Wants You To Beat The Cold With These All-Weather Chuck Taylor All Star Sneakers

Converse is over a century old and its iconic All Star named after the former basketball player and shoe salesman, Charles Hollis “Chuck” Taylor aka Chuck Taylor, has been around for ages. You can consider its design old school, employing mainly rubbers and canvas for its construction, which naturally, are the recipe to avoid during wet weather or cold winter months. Those are the times where you’d chuck your Chuck Taylor in favor of warmer and water resisting footwear. Well, there’s good news. This you won’t have to this year, thanks to the introduction of Chuck Taylor All Star ’70 “Wet Suit” and All Tekoa Sneakers. Continue reading Converse Wants You To Beat The Cold With These All-Weather Chuck Taylor All Star Sneakers

The Simpsons Chuck Taylor All Star

take one of the world’s most loved TV family (and the longest scripted show in TV history to boot) and put them together with the one of the world’s most recognizable footwear such as Converse, and you will witness the coolest sneakers on earth and that for the record, my friend, is none other than The Simpsons Chuck Taylor All Star. the exciting collection consists of three adult size sneakers, plus a trio for the juniors. to be fair, there are really only three designs, as the kicks for junior’s shares the same design as two of the adult size pairs. basically, like any collaborations, these sneakers give you the best of what Chuck Taylor All Star has to offer, decorated in colorful screen printed graphics of the characters from The Simpsons family, including one pair dedicated to Homer (featuring his signature exclamation “D’oh” and “Woo Hoo!“), one featuring Bart scribbling on the black chalkboard (being punished, obviously), and one sporting the usual Homer-pissed-off-with-Bart graphics along with the girls of the family. awesome stuff. Continue reading The Simpsons Chuck Taylor All Star

Green Day Converse Chuck Taylor All Star Collection

whenever there’s a collaboration between a fashion label and performing artistes, you know that the market is probably targeted at the said artistes’ fans, or anyone who appreciate the work of art put into the products. with the Green Day Converse Chuck Taylor All Star Collection, we guess there’s no ‘or’ cos’ we are sure it will appeal to both Green Day fans and non-fans alike. to begin with, it is a Chuck Taylor and seriously, who doesn’t love Charlie’s classic appeal? adding the iconic artworks from Green Day’s greatest albums throughout the years to these sneakers only made them even more lovable. Continue reading Green Day Converse Chuck Taylor All Star Collection

Converse Spring 2013 Chinese New Year Collection

if you haven’t already know, the next year of the Chinese calendar (which starts from the February 10) is the Year of the Snake. marking this occasion, Converse announces the Converse Spring 2013 Chinese New Year Collection that includes the Converse Cons Pro Leather Year of the Snake Sneakers and Converse Chuck Taylor All Star Chinese New Year Collection. both collection pays homage to the Chinese zodiac Snake and features premium leathers, crafted in snakeskin patterns and with details that some might considered ‘out of this world’. Continue reading Converse Spring 2013 Chinese New Year Collection

Converse Camo Suede CTS Sneakers

Converse Camo Suede CTS Sneakers in Woodland Camo
Converse Camo Suede CTS Sneaker | US$65.00 | www.converse.com

nuts about everything military but don’t want to look like some crazy dude suffering from post-war trauma roaming the concrete jungle? (no offense to all veterans) if so, then this pair of Converse Camo Suede CTS Sneakers should be the perfect middle path for your feet. dropping in at “finer skate retailers” come this Friday (December 14, 2012), this pair of $65 sneakers feature abrasion resistant suede for durability required in the skateboarding sports, a removable molded OrthoLite sock liner that takes care of your feet’s comfort department, traction rubber vulcanized soles Continue reading Converse Camo Suede CTS Sneakers

Converse x Kevin Lyons Chuck Taylor All Star

Converse x Kevin Lyons Chuck Taylor All Star
Converse x Kevin Lyons Chuck Taylor All Star | US$90.00 | www.converse.com

remember those white Converse All Star sneakers that you simply couldn’t resist using them as the canvas for your work of art? depending on where you are at on the artistic inclination chart, those doodles you did on the shoes may or may not says a lot about your artistic taste and so, to save yourself the hassle (or embarrassment, depending how you look at it), you might as well grab yourself a pair of Converse x Kevin Lyons Chuck Taylor All Star for the Parisian boutique, colette. as far as the shoes basics are concerned, it is still the Chuck Taylor All Star you know and love Continue reading Converse x Kevin Lyons Chuck Taylor All Star

Superman x Converse Chuck Taylor All Star

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(credit: Converse) Superman x Converse Chuck Taylor All Star | £52.00 | www.converse.com

personally, i felt that converse shoes’ design hasn’t change much over the years and it is because of this, i thought Converse is an old school fashion. don’t get me wrong, they are still great looking shoes. its canvas construction is quite a place for creativity and it allows for a variety of design to go into it. the latest to join the old school sneakers is a collaboration between Converse’s Chuck Taylor All Star and Superman – yet another old schooler, i suppose. Continue reading Superman x Converse Chuck Taylor All Star