Converse Cons and Caramello

Converse Cons and Caramello

The Cons Euro team explored the Italian city of Lecce for Skateboardmag. The video was filmed and edited by James Cruickshank in association with Converse Cons. Filmed on location in the region of Puglia, Italy, the video stars Felipe Bartolomé, …


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Converse Thunderbolt Ultra

Converse Thunderbolt Ultra

Retro inspiration, re-designed for comfort you want now. Born in running, the original Thunderbolt was designed for speed. We took that essence of lightweight comfort and combined it with our focus on modern design, with the end result being the …


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FOREVER CHUCK – EXPRESS YOURSELF IN CHUCKS

FOREVER CHUCK – EXPRESS YOURSELF IN CHUCKS

Continuing the Forever Chuck momentum, Converse invites Chuck fans to express themselves with Chuck (South Africa, May 23) This season, Converse continues to drive energy from the “Forever Chuck” global initiative, paying homage to the youth that drive culture forward and stands …


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CONVERSE DONATES TO FOKOF ALBUM CAUSE

CONVERSE DONATES TO FOKOF ALBUM CAUSE

In support of their album fundraising project, Converse donates R100 000 to Fokofpolisiekar. JOHANNESBURG. (May 17, 2017) – In March of this year Fokofpolisiekar launched a crowdfunding campaign via Thundafund to raise money to make their first full length album …


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Fokofpolisiekar x Converse

Fokofpolisiekar x Converse

Having been active in the rock scene since 2003, it’s hard to imagine the South African music industry without Fokofpolisiekar. As a band Fokopolisierkar didn’t just create an impression- they came to your home, kicked down your front door and …


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Rich Mnisi X Converse

Rich Mnisi X Converse

RICH MNISI is a South African based contemporary fashion brand founded in 2014 by LISOF graduate and Africa Fashion International Young Designer of the Year 2014, Rich Mnisi. With a global view catering for an aspirational market, the brand is …


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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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