Converse kicks of with the launch of the Chuck Taylor All Star ‘70 PLAY COMME des GARÇONS edition. Which is already the fourth collaboration with the iconoclastic Japanese fashion house founded in Tokyo by legendary designer, Rei Kawakubo
Converse and COMME des GARÇONS chose to create an exclusive four pair collection of the premium All Star Chuck ’70 sneakers in high-top and ox silhouettes. Featuring heavy grade black and milk canvas uppers, a smaller toe box and higher midsole finished in solid white, reinforced contrast canvas heel strips, nickel hardware, thick cotton laces and a cushioned sockliner for added comfort. The design is accented with the signature red heart logo created by New York-based graphic artist, Filip Pagowski, peeking out from behind the midsoles.
The Converse Chuck Taylor All Star ‘70 PLAY COMME des GARÇONS sneaker collection will be available for purchase starting Thursday, May 14, 2015 exclusively at Dover Street Market stores in both London and New York, COMME des GARÇONS New York and online at doverstreetmarket. While other selected retailer will follow on the 15th of May.