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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Converse x The Good Luck Bar

Converse x The Good Luck Bar

The Good Luck Bar is one of South Africa’s best live music venues. Located at 1 Fox the Sheds in Johannesburg, the venue has a long history. The main shed has been dated at 1893, making it one of the …


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Converse x Francois Van Coke

Converse x Francois Van Coke

Francois Badenhorst, better known by his stage name Francois Van Coke, is the lead vocalist, songwriter and founding member of the South African Alternate rock bands Fokofpolisiekar and Van Coke Kartel. Van Coke has always had an affinity for music. …


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CONVERSE CONS SKIDGRIP

CONVERSE CONS SKIDGRIP

The Cons Skidgrip is the street – ready sneaker for the body that doesn’t want to stay still. Lightweight, high traction and flexible. JOHANNESBURG. (November 15,  2016) – This is for those of us that are more comfortable in those …


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CHUCK TAYLOR ALL STAR CLASSIC COLORS

CHUCK TAYLOR ALL STAR CLASSIC COLORS

The Chuck Taylor All Star is the most iconic sneaker in the world, recognized for its unmistakable silhouette, star-centered ankle patch and cultural authenticity. And like the best paradigms, it only gets better with time. For generations, these classic colors …


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CHUCK TAYLOR ALL STAR II BLACKOUT

CHUCK TAYLOR ALL STAR II BLACKOUT

PRODUCT DETAILS Stay bright at night with reflectivity Standing out is key, and the Chuck Taylor All Star II Blackout will keep you in the light even during the darkest of nights. A knit reflective upper enhances visibility in low …


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CHUCK TAYLOR ‘70 X BATMAN COLLECTION

CHUCK TAYLOR ‘70 X BATMAN COLLECTION

77 years of comics featuring The Dark Knight DC Comics and Converse are celebrating the 30th anniversary of the landmark comic book by Frank Miller, The Dark Knight Returns, with the Chuck Taylor All Star ‘70 x DC Comics Batman …


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2 954 CONVERSE DESKBAGS – LIVES CHANGED

2 954 CONVERSE DESKBAGS – LIVES CHANGED

CONVERSE DONATES ALMOST 3 000 DESKBAGS TO STUDENTS IN NEED IN THE DIEPSLOOT AREA Johannesburg (29 November 2016) – Yesterday, CONVERSE donated almost 3 000 DeskBags to Reshomile Primary School and Musenga Vadzimu Primary School in Diepsloot, Johannesburg. Following last …


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PRO LEATHER ‘76 TRIPLE BLACK / WHITE

PRO LEATHER ‘76 TRIPLE BLACK / WHITE

Legendary court silhouette, upgraded The Pro Leather ‘76 Triple Black / Triple White is the result of taking a timeless court silhouette and stripping it down to its pure form. Celebrating the 40th anniversary of its introduction, this sneaker features …


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Converse x Luke Jackson

Converse x Luke Jackson

“If you have a skateboard, you’re never bored”. These words from skateboarding legend Luke Jackson. Luke is known as the most responsible man in skateboarding; he runs local skateboarding bible Session Magazine, Baseline Skate Shop and in a skate consultant …


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Converse x Tecla Ciolfi

Converse x Tecla Ciolfi

What does it take to always be on? Always be ready for more? Building a popular and thriving brand is about more than just a few cute videos and social media posts, it takes determination and being ready for whatever …


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CHUCK TAYLOR ALL STAR II

CHUCK TAYLOR ALL STAR II

New Summer 2016 Collection Depicts Original “Skyfall” Artwork On Reflective Canvas   First there was weatherized printed rubber; now there are new reflective street-ready graphics. Elevating the collaboration to the next level, Converse debuts its second Converse Chuck Taylor All …


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THE AUCKLAND MODERN

THE AUCKLAND MODERN

Hot off the­ heels of the Converse All Star Modern launch last month, Converse unveils the next drop from Converse Modern Footwear with the debut of the Converse Auckland Modern. The Auckland Modern is a new silhouette inspired by Converse’s …


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CONS SKIDGRIP BUILT FOR THE STREETS

CONS SKIDGRIP BUILT FOR THE STREETS

Launching this Spring/Summer 2016, Cons Skidgrip Converse Footwear is Built For the Streets. Johannesburg, South Africa. (September 23, 2016) – Converse is #readyformore and ready for the streets this season with the launch of the new Cons Skidgrip. Lightweight, high …


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THE 1920 ALL STAR

THE 1920 ALL STAR

Today, Converse Inc. unveils the first in a series of updates to some of the brand’s most iconic sneakers with the debut of the Converse All Star Modern. Rooted in Converse’s rich sport history, the Converse All Star Modern is …


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Blood Brothers and Converse

Blood Brothers and Converse

Ten of South Africa’s biggest music artists have banded together to unite in the battle against cancer in support of the Vrede Foundation. As one “super group” called ‘Blood Brothers’, the artists put on a rock concert each year to …


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Angelique Reichel – #ReadyForMore

Angelique Reichel – #ReadyForMore

  Love your Chucks but can’t give up them up no matter the weather? Converse has you sorted with the new Converse Counter Climate Shield Canvas Footwear and Apparel Collection.   The Converse Chuck Taylor All Star II is a …


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NEW CLIMATE SHIELD COLLECTION

NEW CLIMATE SHIELD COLLECTION

Launching this Fall/Winter 2016, Chuck II Leads Converse Footwear Against the Wet Weather With Canvas  BOSTON, MASS. (August 9, 2016) – Converse is tackling the elements of weather head-on this season, combining classic sneaker designs with premium weatherised features, with the …


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