Category Archives: Converse

Lily’s Custom Converse Hi Tops from Converse.co.uk


These are one of bestest friend’s custom Converse.

You can have just about any combination of colours and prints made.

Like Lily, these shoes are aces.

Get yours at Converse

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Converse Mountain Club from Converse Japan


Originally released in 1988, the Mountain Club Hi is a re-release of a classic Chuck Taylor design.

With the padded ankle and super sticky sole, the MC is suitable for the rocks and the street.

get them from Converse Japan

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Converse x Marimekko All Star OX from Size?


From Size? comes a collaboration between Converse and Finnish brand Marimekko (Size? have spelled it incorrectly)

Pretty, twee designs that will suit your feet for the summer combined with the classic All Star silhouette.

These shoes are sweet and classic all in one box.

Get them from Size?

Marimekko Website (in finnish)

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Converse Startech LE from Hanon


Converse first string present the Startech LE in two tonal Black & grey colour-ways.

Consisting of Nylon Synthetic uppers with suede overlays on a wiped EVA Cup sole.

Finished nicely with a vulcanised wrap and padded ankle support with a towelled lining.

Available from Hanon from July 1st *clicky*

 

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Converse Super Mario All Star from Japan


For the SNES generation comes the Converse Super Mario All Star.

After 25 years of button mashing and coin collecting, Mario and Luigi team up with Converse for these pixel printed shoe.

The shoes feature familiar gameplay screenshots on the canvas uppers, while the fold-down collar reveals Luigi scoring some coin and our favourite plumber and Princess Peach reunited!

Due for release in Japan in August

Photos from Hayabusa *clicky*

 

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The Sneaker Freaker Online Museum


Looking for those shoes you had in 1990? Chances are, there’s a picture of them in here.

And good god, I wore some ugly trainers.

Seek and ye shall find here: http://www.sneakerfreaker.com/museum/

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Converse Gates Mid from Schuh


I love the retro skate look, and the Gates from Converse pushes a lot of my buttons.

With a Suede upper, padded ankle and hard wearing sole, the Gates is hard wearing and ready for the street or skate park.

Available from Schuh *clicky*

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