The Converse and Japanese label Comme des Garçons Play (sub-label cousin of Comme des Garçons shirt) have come together to offer a new interpretation of the iconic Chuck Taylor All Star shoes. The sneakers are embellished with several custom CDG Play brand signature patches designed by New York artist Filip Pagowski. But they keep the classic rubber sole of the 70s. Converse offers us this iconic model in 2 versions: a low and high.
This iconic silhouette of the converse combines sobriety, minimalist style and technicality with a contrasting line white, black, blue or grey depending on the color of the model for men or women. On top of it, for lovers of these two iconic brands, note that you can also find other variations of the shoes. Starting with the polka dot model, which is characterized by its polka dot finish. You can also count on the new models of shoes that feature the famous logo of the Japanese label in the form of a frieze affixed above the sole on the side of the pair.
The success story of the Converse Chuck Taylor 70s x Comme des Garçons collaborations no needs further explanation. Always at the heart and the top of the fashion trends, the SS22 shoe range is composed of the traditional Chuck Taylor All Star canvas sneaker declined in High and Low versions. This summer collection, for men and women, has no less than a dozen colors. And each pair of shoes will perfectly match your seasonal wardrobe, it will be your best fashion product.
Ideal for spring or any other season, the sneakers will prove to be simple to combine and pleasant to wear. In addition to being fashionable, the Converse Chuck 70 is known for its comfort thanks to its particularly soft and sturdy sole.
The Converse Comme des Garçons Play line
A true success, for both men and women, the collection that brings together Converse and CDG Play never ceases to surprise season after season. Accustomed to collaborations, the brands decided to unite their respective skills and develop several pairs of shoes for men and women. Thus, we find an essential sneakers, the Converse CDG High declined in a black, white, blue, grey colorway or in a polka dot model, known as polka dot.
In 2020, the protagonists decide to continue the beautiful story with the marketing of the Multi Heart Print Pack. Consisting of High and Low variants. The latter are adorned with a new canvas developed exclusively for the dover street market (the shop of Comme des garçons) and which takes the design of the artist Filip Pagowski.
How to choose your Converse Comme des Garçons Chuck Taylor 70 sneakers?
The Comme des Garçons Play Converse sneakers collection, for men and women, includes two variations. Thus, this collection is based on two silhouettes, namely the Chuck Taylor High and Low. Whatever the color or line, we advise you to choose at least half a size below your usual size. The (Japanese) size in centimeters is often the one you should trust. Indeed, this will allow you to avoid a possible mistake in sizing. Of course, your choice should also be made according to the type of socks you usually wear with your sneakers. In short, the general information to remember is that Converse Chuck 70s sneakers are shoes that fit big.
The Converse And Comme Des Garçons Collaboration
Converse has been collaborating with Japanese label Comme Des Garçons for over a decade now, but it's been since 2015 that the two brands have come together around the Chuck Taylor All Star 70 sneakers adorned with the famous red heart. On the first pairs of shoes, we saw the CDG Play logo only partially, as if the little red heart was looking at us over a low wall.
These Chuck Taylor All Star 70 sneakers, available in black and white, high or low, have become the classic fashion accessory of this collaboration renewed every year. Seasonal models have been added to the collections, to bring a touch of novelty each year, that's how the polka dot versions, the grey, the blue, or the multi heart, those with several small "red heart" were born. A way for Converse and CDG Play to inscribe their partnership in time, creating the event of the fashion world at each edition.
For 2022, the collaboration converse & cdg is renewed, through the Chuck Taylor All Star 70 converses in high and low versions. For these new models, there are two colors, white and black, with a bright red outsole and the iconic CDG Heart logo. Come and discover the red sole top high & low converses in store or on our shop, the black and white versions are still available!