Tag results for: Converse First String

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Inventory x CONVERSE First String One Star Academy

Sometimes referred to as the Jack Star, the Suede All Star was originally released by Converse in the 1970s, quickly slipping into relative obscurity in comparison to its higher profile cousins like the Chuck Taylor All Star, Jack Purcell, and the original One Star. The underrated and … READ MORE

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Nigel Cabourn x CONVERSE First String Chuck Taylor All Star Collection

After a quick first glance last month, CONVERSE reveals more details today on its upcoming footwear collection with British fashion designer Nigel Cabourn. Part of the CONVERSE First String premium line, the collection comprised of the Chuck Taylor All Star Bosey seen earlier and the Chuck Taylor … READ MORE

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CONVERSE First String Standards – 1970s Chuck Taylor All Star

Converse digs into its extensive archive to debut its 1970s Chuck Taylor All Star, released under the brand’s exclusive First String Standards banner. The shoe is a faithful reproduction of the silhouette from the Me Decade, featuring subtle details that set it apart from its modern counterpart. … READ MORE

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Saint Alfred x CONVERSE First String Pro Leather Holiday 2012

The fifth and final installment of the Fall/Holiday 2012 Converse First String Pro Leather collaborations takes the form of two colorways designed with Chicago’s own Saint Alfred. They join a roster of renowned partner sneaker retailers comprising CLOT, Bodega, Patta and Stussy NYC. Saint Alfred’s contribution to … READ MORE

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Stussy x CONVERSE First String Pro Leather – “Camo”

Hot on the heels of last week’s teaser video, Stussy and Converse have unveiled official images of their upcoming Pro Leather sneaker in a terrific camo colorway. A sequel of sorts to the pair of patchwork styles that released last August as part of the Converse First … READ MORE

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Stussy NYC x CONVERSE Pro Leather Camo – Teaser | Video

Stussy NYC has unveiled a teaser video for this upcoming release from the brand’s collaboration with Converse. This is the latest installment from the Converse First String Pro Leather Collaboration Series that already saw a pair of stellar patchwork styles from the two brands. The video reveals … READ MORE

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Kevin Lyons x CONVERSE First String Chuck Taylor All Star | colette Exclusive

Here’s something whimsical for the holiday season as CONVERSE announces Kevin Lyons as the newest collaborator for its CONVERSE First String initiative. An artisan of multiple mediums, Lyons is more than just an artist, but a designer and a typographer as well. Because of that, you will … READ MORE

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CONVERSE First String Chuck Taylor All Star Made in Maine Boot

For Holiday 2012, Converse celebrates New England’s hand crafted tradition in tandem with the brand’s rich American heritage through the limited-edition Converse Chuck Taylor All Star Made in Maine Boot. Released under the premium First String Standards imprint, the boot is manufactured with an assist from the … READ MORE

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BODEGA x CONVERSE First String Pro Leather Holiday 2012

Popularized by basketball star Julius “Dr. J” Erving decades ago, the CONVERSE Pro Leather returns to the spotlight once again as part of the CONVERSE First String initiative this year.    A tribute to Pro Leather’s place in the history of basketball, the project highlights five influential retailers … READ MORE

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KICKS/HI x CONVERSE First String Chuck Taylor Premium High – Tiger Camo II

Last year Converse helped KICKS/HI celebrate the retailer’s 10-year anniversary with a collaborative pair of Chuck Taylor All Stars, finished in a terrific olive and brown tiger camo pattern. Cut to a little over a year later, the two names have partnered once again on another Chuck … READ MORE

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CLOT x CONVERSE First String Pro Leather – Launch Party | Event Recap

Hosted by Edison Chen and Kevin Poon, CLOT x CONVERSE First String Pro Leather Launch Party last night was the perfect segue to the weekend ahead. During the festive event at CLOT‘s Hong Kong retail flagship, JUICE Causeway Bay, invited guests, celebrities, friends, and family all took … READ MORE