Converse Launches Store In Canal Walk, Cape Town

Converse Launches Store In Canal Walk, Cape Town

The Converse Canal Walk store is set to open this month. JOHANNESBURG, SA (July 12, 2018) – Today, Converse Inc. and its South African licensee, SKYE Distribution Pty. Ltd., announce the opening of their sixth specialty retail store in South …


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CONVERSE X MadeMe

CONVERSE X MadeMe

By girls, for girls.  Johannesburg, 22 June 2018 – Inspired by the spirit of Downtown NYC, the energy of the Riot Grrrl movement, and early 90s subcultures, MadeMe is a brand that champions a by-girls for-girls style that deviates from …


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Converse One Star Country Pride

Converse One Star Country Pride

Converse One Star Country Pride: Pick the colours that speak to you and wear them proudly. Johannesburg, 14 June 2018 – Inspired by countries from all around the world, the One Star Canvas Country Pride collection is all about coming …


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GOLF LE FLEUR* TWO-TONE COLLECTION

GOLF LE FLEUR* TWO-TONE COLLECTION

Tyler, The Creator and Converse made a new Golf Le Fleur* Two-Tone collection just for you… and for everyone else. Several years ago, Tyler, The Creator had a vision to launch a line of sneakers to go with his Golf …


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CONVERSE CHUCK TAYLOR ALL STAR LEATHER

CONVERSE CHUCK TAYLOR ALL STAR LEATHER

CONVERSE CHUCK TAYLOR ALL STAR LEATHER: The elevated classic for the connoisseur. Created in 1917, the Converse Chuck Taylor All Star has been evolving for a hundred years while always remaining a classic. The All Star emblem, vulcanized rubber sole …


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CONVERSE x MILEY CYRUS

CONVERSE x MILEY CYRUS

Converse celebrates Miley Cyrus’ free spirit and unique pursuit of self-expression for all with CONVERSE x MILEY CYRUS collection.  The Converse x Miley Cyrus collection: Introducing a mix-and-match collection for Miley fans. For all ages and genders, shapes,sizes, and unique styles  Designed …


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Converse CONS Drops Purple Skate Film

Converse CONS Drops Purple Skate Film

Converse launches Purple Program to include Purple Skate Film premier in Johannesburg and Cape Town with exclusive Purple Hi sneaker.  Converse Cons presents our first brand skate film titled “Purple”! Filmed and edited by Ben Chadourne “Purple” showcases the journey …


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CHUCK TAYLOR ALL STAR 70 VINTAGE CANVAS

CHUCK TAYLOR ALL STAR 70 VINTAGE CANVAS

The Chuck 70. It’s not a shoe. It’s the shoe. By 1970 the Chuck had evolved to become the pinnacle of function and utility for sport, and was considered the best basketball sneaker ever. The Chuck 70 is built off …


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Converse X SNS

Converse X SNS

Sneakersnstuff is the latest sneaker boutique to interpret Converse One Star Johannesburg, 11th April 2018 – The Converse One Star continues to show up across global street culture, with celebrated sneaker boutique Sneakersnstuff creating a limited-edition capsule in collaboration with …


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CONVERSE COTTON CANDY COLLECTION

CONVERSE COTTON CANDY COLLECTION

Converse One Star Premium Suede – Because suede feels good, and pastels keep spring coming all year round. Johannesburg, 12 March 2018 – No one ever said pastel colours could only be worn in spring, and the new Converse One Star …


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Chuck Taylor All Star Wordmark

Chuck Taylor All Star Wordmark

Converse is getting wordy with its latest drop of All Star Wordmark sneakers. The brand has launched the Chuck Taylor All Star Wordmark in both its classic high top and low top Chuck Taylor styles.  Choose from blue, black, or …


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One Star Pinstripe

One Star Pinstripe

When you want to make a statement, say it with pinstripes. The One Star Oxford sneaker features a premium leather upper and bold pinstripes to add some well-designed magic. Skating, dancing, walking around the park—however you wear them, do it …


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CONVERSE X VINCE STAPLES

CONVERSE X VINCE STAPLES

is available from ShelfLife stores Fans of Staples will remember the collection’s Chuck 70s as Staples’ go-to stage wear during his Life Aquatic tour   “If you’re not really paying that much attention, you won’t know the difference. But it’s (the …


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Converse X Shrimps

Converse X Shrimps

  Known for creating unique, beautifully crafted pieces characterized by spirited patterns and textures, London-based fashion label Shrimps continues the exploration of color and graphics with a relaxed yet elegant collection with Converse. Shrimps’ creative director Hannah Weiland blends the …


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Converse X MadeMe

Converse X MadeMe

  MadeMe founder Erin Magee has launched an apparel revolution inspired by counterculture movements from ravers to feminist punk. She brings her unique and alternative vision to Converse for a second collection of head-to-toe basics in soft tones and Western …


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Converse X Hello Kitty

Converse X Hello Kitty

  Converse has once again joined with the popular, animated Hello Kitty series to release co-branded versions of the Chuck Taylor in both a Hi and an Ox version. The Chuck Ox and the Chuck Hi alternate between striking bow …


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Converse X Miley Cyrus

Converse X Miley Cyrus

Fitting in is overrated. Rebel with a cause. Converse X Miley Cyrus is a celebration of individuality and fearlessness to stand out in the crowd. This bold and confident collection allows fans to combine their unique style with the stand-out …


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Converse X Just Don

Converse X Just Don

  Chicago native and Just Don head honcho Don C is no stranger to collaboration, having worked with Jordan Brand since 2015. Now, he’s teamed up with Converse for a premium take on their retro ERX sneaker that originally debuted …


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Converse X Golf Le Fleur Burlap Pack

Converse X Golf Le Fleur Burlap Pack

The latest Golf Le Fleur collection gets the rugged touch with burlap.   The collection features the use of burlap, a material you don’t often see being used in the making of shoes. The silhouettes of choice are the iconic Chuck …


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Converse X Brain Dead

Converse X Brain Dead

  Cult LA underground art collective Brain Dead draws from punk and hardcore music, comics and skate culture to create street-wear for the irreverent  generation. Their inaugural collection new drop reimagines Converse classics with punchy graphics, iconic logos and mashups …


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Converse-Chuck Stories

Converse-Chuck Stories

Chucks have been witness to a lot over the past 100 years, and continue to be today. True stories that are almost too unbelievable and unexpected to be real. But all the stories are indeed true. Because Chuck Taylor – …


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Converse Run Star

Converse Run Star

  THE SOUL OF A ONE STAR Inspired by our classic sneakers and independent spirit, Run Star is a bold new style. … THE SOLE OF A RUNNER With an athletic mid-sole and rubber heel wrap, plus mesh, suede and …


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Converse X JW Anderson

Converse X JW Anderson

    Modern fashion and contemporary craftsmanship collide at the core of everything Jonathan Anderson does. For ten years the visionary designer has urged art out of the gallery and onto the catwalk through his namesake brand, JW Anderson; now, …


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Summer League

Summer League

The Best Ever     The new addition to the Chuck 70’s range now available in all Converse stores and select retailers.


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Converse X Dr. Woo

Converse X Dr. Woo

  Johannesburg, 6 September 2018 –  Converse has partnered with the iconic tattoo artist, Dr. Woo, to reveal its second footwear collection, which is driven by the desire to create a “wear to reveal” experience. In this collection, the wearer takes …


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CONVERSE LAUNCHES ONE STAR CARNIVAL COLLECTION

CONVERSE LAUNCHES ONE STAR CARNIVAL COLLECTION

Johannesburg, 20 AUGUST 2018 – Classic aesthetics with futuristic durability: the One Star Carnival sneaker brings the best of both worlds. We’ve paired bold hues and a contrasting Star underlay with an OrthoLite ® sole. The One Star Carnival Collection’s …


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Spot Them, Dress Them, Snap Them and Win

Spot Them, Dress Them, Snap Them and Win

Stand a chance of winning prizes worth up to the value of R10,000.     Start From The Bottom is the new way of dressing. Spot the #ChucksFirst mannequins in and around your city and dress them with your unique …


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Converse X Hello Kitty

Converse X Hello Kitty

  Johannesburg, 16 August 2018 – Possibly the world’s most iconic anthropomorphic British cat, Hello Kitty is whoever her fans want her to be. Converse and Hello Kitty have collaborated on a footwear, apparel, and accessories collection that allows fans …


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Converse Start From The Bottom

Converse Start From The Bottom

  START FROM THE BOTTOM The first step is a pair of Chucks.     15 August 2018 – Why follow the rules when you could make your own? In the age of rebellion against conformity, Converse has responded. Start …


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#WEARITWITHLOVE – win this Valentine’s Day

#WEARITWITHLOVE – win this Valentine’s Day

#WEARITWITHLOVE One lucky reader will win an experience that will make your heart skip a beat… Purchase a pair of Converse Sneakers from one of our stores between 14 and 28 February, take a pic of your new sneakers, tag Converse.za …


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The latest GOLF le FLEUR* Tyler X Converse

The latest GOLF le FLEUR* Tyler X Converse

Bold pastels offer a fresh take on 2018 Tyler, the Creator is audacious. He is loud. He is particular. And 2017 was a big year for the artist. He received his first Grammy nomination for his album fourth studio album …


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Converse Civilist

Converse Civilist

THE STREETS OF BERLIN INSPIRE NEW COLLABORATION FROM CONVERSE AND LEGENDARY SKATE SHOP CIVILIST   Since its debut in 2009, Alex “Foley” Flach has established Civilist as a household name in the global skateboarding community. The Berlin-based store serves as …


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Session magazine x Juan Smit

Session magazine x Juan Smit

Juan Smit is a master of adjusting to crusty spots. In his spare time away from his occupation as a firefighter for the City of Cape Town, Juan spends his time searching for potential skate spots, as well as building …


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Converse FASTBREAK Hi Snake QS

Converse FASTBREAK Hi Snake QS

Sneaker heads who have been eagerly waiting the Converse Fastbreak Hi Snake QS will be glad to hear the sneaker will hit South African shelves on 15 November. The Fastbreak Hi Snake which is the first of its kind in Mzansi is …


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Converse Launches at ShelfLife Stores

Converse Launches at ShelfLife Stores

Shelflife will be officially stocking Converse in their Cape Town, Johannesburg and online store from the 2nd of November.    Converse has created an instantly recognisable aesthetic that thousands of brands have attempted to copy, but as the saying goes – you …


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OFFICE London X Converse Launch

OFFICE London X Converse Launch

OFFICE London is a cutting-edge fashion footwear specialist, providing style conscious customers with innovative shoes to suit every occasion. OFFICE prides themselves on their unique product range –created by their in-house design team and global brand partnerships, all of which …


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CONVERSE AND TYLER, THE GOLF LE FLEUR* COLLECTION

CONVERSE AND TYLER, THE GOLF LE FLEUR* COLLECTION

 GOLF LE FLEUR* SNEAKERS AVAILABLE NOVEMBER 2nd Converse and Tyler continue their collaborative design partnership through Tyler’s signature Golf Le Fleur* collection of footwear and apparel. Together, Tyler and Converse celebrate the daring spirit of youth, encouraging freedom of expression …


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CONVERSE ENGINEERED GARMENTS

CONVERSE ENGINEERED GARMENTS

Inspired by Legacy, Constructed for the Future Daiki Suzuki made his name in the fashion by mining the intersection of classic Americana, Japanese sensibilities and modern tailoring. With his label Engineered Garments, the Japanese-born, NYC-based designer has injected new life …


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CHUCK TAYLOR ALL STARS CELEBRATION

CHUCK TAYLOR ALL STARS CELEBRATION

With a daring and always young spirit, the brand celebrates the 100th anniversary of the most iconic sneakers with a campaign shot in South Africa Converse, one of the most original and fashionable brands in street style, celebrates its most …


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Converse – footprint on the NBA court!

Converse – footprint on the NBA court!

CONVERSE INTRODUCES NBA EDITION CHUCK TAYLOR ALL STAR COLLECTION Celebrating the Basketball culture, Converse has designed a limited edition Of the Chuck SE NBA Franchise. This collection is a celebration of city pride for the fan that wears their heart …


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Converse Braamfontein store.

Converse Braamfontein store.

JOHANNESBURG, SA (September 14, 2017) – Today, Converse Inc, and its South African licensee, Skye Distribution Pty Ltd., announce their fifth specialty retail store in South Africa. The opening of the Converse Store is set to be on the 15th …


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Converse Capsule Fest

Converse Capsule Fest

Converse together with Capsule Fest have taken Waves Brand to its next evolution, a stand-alone stage at a major festival. The Converse Waves Stage will boast the best in urban indie arts with the likes of 2 Lee Stark, J …


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CONVERSE PREMIERES PUBLIC ACCESS

CONVERSE PREMIERES PUBLIC ACCESS

THE SERIES STARS MILEY CYRUS AND MAISIE WILLIAMS, PRESENTS THE VOICE AND VISION OF TODAY’S YOUTH Converse celebrates the daring spirit of today’s youth through Public Access, a show that expresses the voice and vision of youth culture. The series will …


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Converse Breakpoint – Streetwear

Converse Breakpoint – Streetwear

Streetwear Classic. Always in Fashion   The Converse Breakpoint’s super low silhouette, premium leather construction, and iconic star and chevron provide an iconic look inspired by court shoes in the 1970’s. The Breakpoint’s vulcanized sole construction cap off a sneaker …


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CONVERSE X CHOCOLATE SKATE READY COLLECTION

CONVERSE X CHOCOLATE SKATE READY COLLECTION

LATEST COLLECTION MARKS THE CONTINUED PARTNERSHIP WITH SKATER KENNY ANDERSON Converse Cons has partnered with Kenny Anderson and his long-time board sponsor, Chocolate Skateboards. The new Converse Cons X Chocolate footwear and apparel collection was designed with skaters in mind, …


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Converse One Star Mid – New Height

Converse One Star Mid – New Height

CLASSIC COMFORT, ELEVATED. After a high-profile collab from Tyler, the Creator, the Converse One Star is among the trendiest models among all of the simple, vulc-soled sneaker options out there at the moment.  Launching today, the One Star continues its return to popularity with …


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One Star Classic Suede

One Star Classic Suede

In the ‘70s, the One Star sneaker was designed for basketball. Then skateboarding happened and the sneaker was given a new reason to exist. These days sneakers have even more reason for their being, they are a core fashion staple …


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CONVERSE X GOLF LE FLEUR COLLECTION

CONVERSE X GOLF LE FLEUR COLLECTION

ONE STAR x GOLF LE FLEUR SNEAKERS AVAILABLE AUGUST 12th Tyler, the Creator and Converse will release the One Star x Golf le Fleur collection with four colorways of the iconic One Star sneaker on August 12th in SA. Ambassadors …


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Nokana X Converse

Nokana X Converse

Called the poster child for those forced to create out of necessity, Nokana Mojapelo is a fashion designer, musician and overall doer.    Nokana says he is influenced by the matriarchs of his family and intrigued by their skill, the attention …


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CONVERSE DESKBAGS – LIVES CHANGED.

CONVERSE DESKBAGS – LIVES CHANGED.

CONVERSE DONATES THEIR FIRST DROP OF 210 DESKBAGS TO LEARNERS IN NEED IN ORANGE FARM. Johannesburg (07 August 2017) – This past week, CONVERSE with the help of Habitat for Humanity donated almost 210 DeskBags to Isiboniso Primary School in …


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CONVERSE X GOLF LE FLEUR COLLECTION

CONVERSE X GOLF LE FLEUR COLLECTION

ONE STAR x GOLF LE FLEUR ONE STAR SNEAKERS AND APPAREL AVAILABLE AUGUST 3RD Tyler, the Creator and Converse will release the One Star x Golf le Fleur collection with four colorways of the iconic One Star sneaker and exclusive …


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Converse CONS x Polar Skate Co

Converse CONS x Polar Skate Co

LA Days is a film composed by Pontus Alv and Ben Chadourne Edited by James Cruickshank celebrating the Converse Cons X Polar Skate Co. Jack Purcell Pro and featuring Cons and Polar riders Aaron Herrington, Jonas Skroder, David Stenström, Paul …


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Tyler, the Creator x Converse

Tyler, the Creator x Converse

Tyler, the Creator joins forces with Converse to bring his dynamic, unparalleled sense of imagination, and his voice to life with Converse. Known for his creativity, as well as his authenticity and integrity in everything he touches, Tyler will lend his design sensibilities and …


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