Iconic American brand Converse partners with the Italian lifestyle peddlers over at http://slamjam.com/” target=”_blank”>Slam Jam on a special edition Jack Purcell sneaker, which the duo has dubbed “Summer Journey.” As we noted http://freshnessmag.com/2013/05/13/slam-jam-x-converse-first-string-jack-purcell-teaser/” target=”_blank”>in our preview, the look inspired by a trip out on the open waters, Slam Jam went with a water-repellent waffle canvas upper coated in a navy colorways with a summer-ready white rubber midsole and toe cap, presenting the perfect complement to almost any outfit you select. Even the signature Jack Purcell toe-smile is in place in red, matching the canvas lining and single-snap closure for a bold pop of color while “Summer Journey” is printed down the sneaker tongues, coincidentally matching the Slam Jam’s initials and capturing the feeling that inspired the collab. This Slam Jam x Converse Jack Purcell sneaker will be releasing in limited quantities beginning May 31 via these retailers as well as Amsterdam’s http://patta.nl/” target=”_blank”>Patta, Berlin’s http://firmamentberlin.com/” target=”_blank”>Firmament, and Shanghai’s http://clotinc.com/juicesh/” target=”_blank”>Juice.
Release Date: May 31, 2013 (Friday)
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