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Slam Jam x Converse – First String Jack Purcell “Summer Journey”

Iconic American brand Converse partners with the Italian lifestyle peddlers over at Slam Jam on a special edition Jack Purcell sneaker, which the duo has dubbed “Summer Journey.”  As we noted in our preview, the look inspired by a trip out on the open waters, Slam Jam … READ MORE

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Slam Jam x Converse First String Jack Purcell | Teaser

The smiles give it away. Italy’s Slam Jam has unveiled this teaser image for a new project with Converse, depicting the forefoot of a Jack Purcell model featuring a waffled canvas upper and tonal waxed laces. The signature smile detail on the toe is rendered in a … READ MORE

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Ace Hotel x Converse First String Pro Leather

Ace Hotel has partnered once again with Converse, working with the heritage athletic brand to produce the Converse First String Pro Leather, crafted with a white premium leather upper adorned with a subtle all-over print. The classic silhouette features soft grey nubuck overlays throughout — highlighted by … READ MORE

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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