Wednesday Apr 08, 2020
Converse x Comme des Garcons PLAY All Star Chuck 70 Restock Now Available at Feature
Originally founded in 1908, Converse was first known as the ‘Converse Rubber Shop Company,’ created by founder Marquis Mills. Also recognized as Chuck Taylor, Converse has grown into one of the most iconic footwear companies and has been a staple sneaker for every generation.
Initially designed to be court shoes, the iconic Chuck Taylor All Star sneaker reinvented the sport of basketball with the innovative design and concept. The Chuck Taylor All Star was the first massed produced basketball shoe in North America, due to the thick rubber sole and an ankle covering canvas upper, which provided the comfort and support needed for the court. One of the most popular silhouettes, the Chuck 70 Hi was first launched in the 1970s and was popular with young adults and musicians.
Comme des Garcons PLAY delivers unisex wardrobe basics and staple pieces. The minimalistic line is often recognized by the iconic red heart logo, which was designed by Filip Pagowski, and can be seen on all PLAY apparel.
First debuted in 2015, Converse has paired up with Comme des Garcons PLAY to deliver one of the most sought after collaborations. The classic silhouette features the iconic red heart logo in a single heart silhouette in white and black and a multi heart silhouette in olive green and white. Due to the high popularity of the collaboration, Converse x Comme des Garcons PLAY can be seen on a variety of high profile celebrities from Rihanna to Kylie Jenner.
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