Converse x John Varvatos Camo-Printed Chuck Taylor

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A collaboration between Converse and John Varvatos sees the release of the Camo-Printed Chuck Taylo Sneakers. This sneaker features a subtle light camo-print design on the upper and is implemented with pre-aged “worn-in” process, so you need not worry about any more scuffs on these kicks. An interesting design takes the form in the placement of the eyelets which are tied together with elastic black laces.

The limited edition Camo-Printed Chuck Taylor Sneaker from Converse and John Varvatos is available for purchase through Mr. Porter.

John Varvatos ‘Ago’ Saddle Shoe

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John Varvatos gives a lighter tone to these ‘Ago’ saddles shoes in a wet sand colourway. The Italian-made shoes have been designed with a suede upper that’s washed and textured to look like canvas, while darker brown leather provides contrast.

The handsome pair of saddle shoes offer a vintage-inspired look, and are available online now.

Converse by John Varvatos Painted Flag & Studded Chuck Taylor All Star

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Continuing the successful collaboration between John Varvatos and Converse, come two revamped pairs of Chuck Taylor All Stars. The classic Painted Flag Chuck Tayloris reinvented in monotone colours with studs. Meanwhile, the studded Chuck is embellished with pyramid studs around the ankle for a little flash.

Look for both pairs where Converse by John Varvatos shoes are sold.

Chuck Taylors All Star Specialty from Coverse by John Varvatos Fall 2010

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John Varvatos continues his successful collaboration with iconic American sneaker brand Converse, and offers this Specialty All Star pair of Chuck Taylors for Fall 2010. Over painted and distressed, these premium Chuck Taylors are perfectly in tuned with the masculine rough and tumble vibe of the upcoming season. The shoes capture a distinct motorcycle vibe immediately bringing to mind images of Peter Fonda in ‘Easy Rider’. Take a walk on the wild side with these limited edition All Star Specialty Chuck Taylors from Converse by John Varvatos this Fall from select stockists.

John Varvatos ‘Dress Oxford’

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John Varvatos is showing off a clean cut oxford shoe, though it maintains a simple demeanor overall, it’s got a few unique design elements to set it apart. Firstly, the worn brown leather which throws around another dimension to something that would be otherwise uninteresting. But most importantly is the simple decision to use a six-eye lace up, with sneaker inspired laces. It’s not extravagant, but it gives a bold finish to a well rounded shoe. For a better look head on over to Neiman Marcus.

John Varvatos Star Player High Top Sneaker

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John Varvatos adds another casual twist to a classic Converse shoe; the Star Player High’s. This time we see the sneaker in a canvas material with a very casual, worn-in look; I’m sure this was the classic look the collaboration was looking for. This biggest twist on this shoe is that the material is completely waxed canvas, and the inner is lined with quaint pinstripes. Classy, Mr. Varvatos; classy. Purchase yours at the John Varvatos website.
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John Varvatos ‘East End’ & ‘Murray’ Wingtips

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Designer John Varvatos has released two versions of the classic wingtip shoe; the ‘East End’ and the ‘Murray’ both feature 100% leather construction with a stacked heal. Both shoes feature unique details, with the ‘East End’s’ leather being treated with ‘moon mist’ streaking coating, and the ‘Murray’ tonal perforated designs. Both the ‘East End‘ and the ‘Murray‘ are available at Neiman Marcus.

Converse x John Varvatos JV Pro Leather

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Street meets chic in this collaborative effort between John Varvatos and Converse, the JV Pro Leather. Styled by John himself and based off of Converse’s classic Weapon silhouette, this is a must have for all those punks who wear Prada, and anybody else who loves to mash couture up with streetwear. Available now from Bows & Arrows in Berkley, California and other select Converse retailers worldwide.