CONVERSE AND TYLER, THE CREATOR LAUNCH ONE STAR x GOLF LE FLEUR COLLECTION

Tyler, the Creator and Converse will release the One Star x Golf le Fleur collection with four colourways of the iconic One Star sneaker on August 12th. Ambassadors of daring confidence, youthful spirit and creative street style, Converse and Tyler, The Creator’s long-term partnership celebrates freedom of expression through collaborative design. Tyler’s imagination is illuminated through his unique design and spin across the entire collection. Tyler’s details are evident in the classic suede One Star x Golf le Fleur silhouette, from the flower contrast stitching surrounding the iconic star, embroidered bee logo on heel stay, debossed tonal Golf le Fleur... Read more

TYLER AND CONVERSE PARTNER TO BRING A NEW FLAVOUR TO THE CONVERSE ONE STAR

Tyler, the Creator joins forces with Converse to bring his dynamic, unparalleled sense of imagination, and his voice to life with Converse. Known for his creativity, as well as his authenticity and integrity in everything he touches, Tyler will lend his design sensibilities and imagination to a number of collaborations with Converse. The first will be through Converse’s iconic One Star silhouette debuting on July 11th, 2017. Tyler gives a touch of his creative twist to the iconic suede One Star sneakers. The limited-edition sneakers come in an exclusive light blue, Clearwater colour-way, handpicked by Tyler and one-of-kind graphics on... Read more

Luke Jackson is #ReadyForMore.

Converse skate consultant, Luke Jackson is #ReadyForMore in his Chuck II Counter Climate Shield Canvas sneakers. Designed for the Chuck Taylor lover who can’t give up their Chucks no matter what the weather, the new Converse Chuck Taylor All Star II Shield Canvas sneaker combines the enhanced comfort of a Nike Lunarlon sockliner, non-slip padded tongue and micro-suede lining with materials that can also withstand most climate challenges. Converse has added a water repellent Shield Canvas and a gusseted tongue, as well as removing the medial eyelets to make a durable sneaker that is ready for wet and rainy adventures.... Read more

Converse Introduces New Cons Skidgrip

This November Converse debuts the ‘Cons Skidgrip’, a sneaker intended for the street with a lightweight body, high traction and sole. It Converse’s take on a familiar silhouette, made for those ‘that are more comfortable in those non-places: back streets, side alleys, parking lots, concrete jungles, astro turfs, and stretches of tarmac.’ Originally a tennis shoe, the Cons Skidgrip has a Herringbone outsole that is street-ready. Flexible, comfortable, low-key and high traction, this sneaker is for the body that doesn’t want to stay still. It’s made to move with you, on any surface, anytime, anywhere. Read more

Converse Rubber Tracks Launch Free Sample Library.

As the culture of music changes and as technology evolves, creative power is increasingly concentrated in the hands of individual musicians. There is no more need for the multi-million dollar budget to make a record; a hit can be produced in a bedroom, a garage, or even in transit. Cue, the Converse Rubber Tracks Sample Library. Conceptulised as a royalty-free library of one shots, loops, and stems recorded at Rubber Tracks studios, the library aims to acts at a unique resource for musicians all over the world at no cost – creators are free to explore, download, experiment, and create... Read more

Converse All Star Rubber Giveaway.

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This season Converse debuts the 2014 Chuck Taylor All Star Rubber collection, providing a stylish way to protect your feet from rainy days. Featuring a sleek monochromatic look, the collection launched in South Africa in October. The Chuck Taylor All Star Rubber collection features soft fleece lining, with a rubber upper in rich monochromatic colours. Designed with a gusseted tongue and brass eyelets, the water resistant Converse Chuck Taylor All Star Rubber is built to help protect your feet during rainy day weather and music festival mud pits. Available in unisex adult and kids sizes, the new Chuck Taylor All... Read more

Converse Chuck Taylor Tri Zip Giveaway.

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This season Converse debuts the All Star Zip collection featuring new silhouettes and elevated detailing. The Chuck Taylor All Star Zip collection includes the Back Zip and Tri Zip, which all incorporate zipper detailing. Distressed washes and contemporary graphic prints also get highlighted this season to create a modern collection fashioned through a vintage inspired lens. A brand new style for this summer, the Converse Chuck Taylor All Star Tri Zip features zipper detailing with pops of colour and materials. The collection is available in a sparkle washed canvas and premium suede. Details such as leather zipper pulls and waxed... Read more

Converse. Get Out Of The Garage. Top 10 2013.

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The Converse Top 10 Get Out Of The Garage finalists have been announced. Local bands from all sorts of genres and musical backgrounds submitted demos to Converse via SoundCloud and YouTube for the chance to record in New York at the Rubber Tracks studio in Brooklyn and to play at the iconic 100 Club in London. The overall winner will be announced on the 16th of September 2013, and soon after play at Rocking The Daisies 2013, so get voting. Finalists: 1. Nomadic Orchestra 2. Twelv & Thesis 3. Kanyi 4. Asleep in Transit 5. Bruce Noble 6. The Aztec... Read more

Converse Block Party Truck in South Africa.

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Converse have literally come to the mobile-installation-party with their Black Party Truck that they have just launched. Both the adibus and the Puma mobile ‘container’ store were great successes but now it’s the Converse Block Party Truck’s time to shine. The boys from Thingking have done a great job on this project, for more of their work go check their site here. Read more

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