Converse x Seth Pimentel

Converse x Seth Pimentel

Forever Creative – With Every Footstep  Seth Pimentel, a.k.a African Ginger, is a Johannesburg born and raised artist whose skills lie in visual art and illustration. His distinguishable art style finds inspiration in hip hop culture, skate culture, punk culture …


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Made to Skate

Made to Skate

The latest in skate, brought to you by retro tennis shoes. The One Star CC Pro is a clean, new offering born from a legendary deadstock find in Japan. We took that stumbled-upon inspiration and created a skate sneaker in …


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Chuck Taylor All Star II Gum – Rubber

Chuck Taylor All Star II Gum – Rubber

The kind of gum you want to step on. The Chuck Taylor All Star II Gum mixes things up with gum rubber soles instead of regular rubber. With the same grip and durability as classic Chuck II rubber, this sneaker …


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CONVERSE – CHUCK TAYLOR ALL STAR X NIKE FLYKNIT

CONVERSE – CHUCK TAYLOR ALL STAR X NIKE FLYKNIT

Style meets comfort with the launch of the iconic Chuck Taylor fused with Nike Flyknit technology. JOHANNESBURG. (April 12, 2017) – The new Chuck Taylor All Star x Nike Flyknit collection for Spring/Summer ’17 marks the first time Converse has …


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Grey x Converse Cons Marseille ‘zine

Grey x Converse Cons Marseille ‘zine

Grey Skateboard Magazine recently spent eight days in Marseille, France with the result being Tarte au Citron, a video by James Cruickshank for Grey, in association with Converse Cons. Skaters Mike Arnold, Matlok Bennett-Jones, Edouard Depaz, Sylvain Tognelli and Juan Virues star in the …


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Converse High Tea

Converse High Tea

The 28th and 29th of March saw movers and shakers of the Converse world get together to engage and talk about the brand and what’s new with the sneaker and clothing company. Over the two days the Converse global team …


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SA INFLUENCERS AT PARIS WORKSHOP

SA INFLUENCERS AT PARIS WORKSHOP

Converse sponsored two South African influencers to attend their Ambassador Workshop on the 3rd March 2017 JOHANNESBURG (March, 27, 2017)- In true Converse fashion, the celebrated sneaker brand coupled an ambassador workshop with a party of epic proportions, that perfectly …


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CONVERSE UNVEILS FOREVER CHUCK

CONVERSE UNVEILS FOREVER CHUCK

On March 9, 2017, Converse officially debuted the most pinnacle piece to the story of Chuck. The “Forever Chuck” film is the crescendo of the Forever Chuck series campaign, an homage to a new generation defining culture and style. In …


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CONVERSE UNVEILS FOREVER CHUCK

CONVERSE UNVEILS FOREVER CHUCK

New content debuts diverse collective of people brought together by Converse who are driving and redefining youth culture BOSTON, MASS. (MARCH 9, 2017) – Rooted in youth culture, Chuck Taylor has been and will continue to be, an ever-lasting symbol …


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NEW COLOURS AND STYLES

NEW COLOURS AND STYLES

WINTER 2017 APPAREL COLLECTION — THE ULTIMATE STREET STYLE UNIFORM Hot off the heels of the  Converse Essentials Apparel launch this past Summer, CONVERSE unveils the Winter 2017 Converse Essentials apparel collection of our highest quality fleece. To provide unmatched comfort, each …


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CONVERSE & WINNIE HARLOW GLOBAL FASHION 

CONVERSE & WINNIE HARLOW GLOBAL FASHION 

The final installment to the Forever Chuck Scenes explores the fashion movement in global fashion hubs with cutting-edge model  BOSTON (March 1, 2017) – The final installment of the Converse Forever Chuck series dives deep into Chucks, from the Runway to …


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The Converse Family

The Converse Family

The Beginning, The Throwback, The Sequel, The Evolution The Chuck Taylor silhouette is the core of Converse. It’s grown over the years, becoming a collection of classic sneakers based on the same famous silhouette. The original Chuck Taylor All Star …


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CONVERSE & VINCE STAPLES EXPLORE LA CULTURE

CONVERSE & VINCE STAPLES EXPLORE LA CULTURE

Latest installment in celebration of the Forever Chuck Scenes showcases Chuck Taylor’s influence on LA Culture with West Coast rapper and style icon   BOSTON (February 17, 2017) – Capturing the daring spirit of youth Converse continues the celebration of the …


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CONVERSE & BOBBY BROWN DIVE INTO FILM

CONVERSE & BOBBY BROWN DIVE INTO FILM

Converse debuts the Forever Chuck Scene videos with breakout actress, exploring classic film scenes that made Chuck Taylor iconic BOSTON (February 13, 2017) – In celebration of the daring spirit of youth, Converse debuts the Forever Chuck, a digital and …


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Chuck Taylor All Star II Lux Leather

Chuck Taylor All Star II Lux Leather

  Textured leather and Chuck II comfort. The Chuck Taylor All Star II Lux Leather has an upper that’s made from a raised dot texture leather—a subtle touch for those who like to pay attention to detail. Per usual this …


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Converse at SA Menswear Week

Converse at SA Menswear Week

Converse recently partnered with three designers at SA Menswear Fashion Week held in Cape Town. The collections featured different Converse sneakers from various Converse collections.     Below are some of the highlights from the event: Issa Leo:   Rich Mnisi: …


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Converse and Skateistan Johannesburg

Converse and Skateistan Johannesburg

The Converse Cons South Africa crew visited the Skateistan facility in downtown Johannesburg back in November. The guys spent an afternoon rolling with the kids and donated 30 pairs of Converse sneakers to the Skateistan programme. Check out the video …


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Exploring the Golden Mile

Exploring the Golden Mile

The Converse Cons South Africa crew embarked on a road trip in November 2016 from Johannesburg to Durban with a quick stop at Indigo in the valley of 1000 hills. Unfortunately, Durban’s Golden Mile that’s famed for sun, sand and sea …


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