The http://freshnessmag.com/2012/07/19/patta-past-present-and-future-masta-lee-on-closing-patta/” target=”_blank”>closure of Patta’s physical storefront back in July of this year was actually a blessing in disguise. Now, Masta Lee and the rest of http://patta.nl” target=”_blank”>Patta crew can allocate more time into special projects like the upcoming one with http://converse.com” target=”_blank”>CONVERSE First String. Comes in either high or low versions of http://converse.com” target=”_blank”>CONVERSE Pro Leather, with designs driven by interests in cultivation and gardening, hence the project’s “flower and shovel” emblem. The mid-cut version includes a tan upper in Cordura with hints of purple outsole, purple and pink branding, and a pink velour interior. In darker tone of green, the low-cut variant features a purple velour interior plus a purple and white tongue label. Both to be available soon at select CONVERSE First String retailers worldwide.