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.
In what is rumored to be his last work under his Number (N)ine label, Takahiro Miyashita has re-imagined the iconic Converse Chuck Taylor. The shoes feature the asymmetrical lacing of 70’s and 80’s incarnations, with deer skin shag suede uppers, giving the shoe an increased texture and profile. Look for these to hit global retailers this week, because they’ll be sure to sell out fast.
Converse honors one of Denmark’s finest designers of all time with these Verner Panton Chuck Taylor All-Stars. Though Scandinavia has always been considered one of the world’s breeding grounds for fine furniture design, the late Panton was one of their standouts, constantly pushing boundaries in color and futurism. These Chucks honor that tradition with their functional design and brilliant, colorful patterns. Available now from Edition.
The LOVE imagery utilized by Converse for their Spring 2010 line is almost more iconic then the Chuck Taylor (Hi and Low) sneakers they’ve chosen to render for their Robert Indiana x Converse Chuck Taylor Love Pack. The image by Robert Indiana was originally a Christmas card for the Museum of Modern Art in 1964 and has since come to influence a distinct movement in American popular culture and art recognizable around the world. The Chuck Continue reading
As Converse keeps us on our toes and makes the All-Star into the most versatile shoe in the industry they’ve unleashed yet another feature…A Padded Collar. Converse has added padding to the ankle and collar of this Chuck Taylor to make the fit more comfortable and the look much more edgy. Kick them with your favorite jeans and enjoy the favorable looks.
Converse has released a new set of Chuck Taylors that are made more like clothes than shoes. A lovely “dark khaki” suede high top followed by his cousins “Low Top” and “High Top” in herringbone. To round things out “Low Top” brought his fraternal siblings who are a lush olive suede and a smooth black and white plaid. Use your shoes to accessorize your clothes. Treat them like clothes and you can bring your personality to your wardrobe everyday!