The Converse By John Varvatos Spring 2010 collection combines the basketball heritage of Converse and John Varvatos who has passion for rock n roll. For the first time Converse will be rereleasing classic styles, Pro Leather 76 and Star Player in this collection. The iconic designs are turned into premium pieces that is constructed with luxe leathers, special logo treatment and waxed and brushed finishes for a used vintage aesthetic. This collection includes JV Pro Leather, JV Star Player and Chuck Taylor All Star Specialty that are all individual and unique bringing back the nostalgia of 70′s basketball sneaker meets rock n roll looks. All of these models are currently available at Converse retailers and freestanding John Varvatos boutiques.