Converse VLTG Collection

Converse VLTG Collection

  ELECTRIFY THE GAME.  The VLTG collection ups the attitude with high-contrast chevron designs inspired by ‘90s-era basketball patterns. Originally released in 1995, the Converse Voltage made an immediate statement on the court through its dynamic “bolt-chevron” upper pattern.   …


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Converse Space Racer

Converse Space Racer

  Converse is taking things to a whole new stratosphere with the new Space Racer Collection. Featuring both the Chuck Taylor All Star and Chuck 70, this is a range of sneakers that is out of this world. Chuck 70 …


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Converse – ERX 260

Converse – ERX 260

  THE COME BACK.  The ’90s phenom is back at it – and this time, we’re taking it off the court. Staying true to the original ERX 260 sneaker, we’ve paired iconic basketball style with today’s colorblocking trends. A mid-cut …


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Chuck Taylor All Star We Are Not Alone

Chuck Taylor All Star We Are Not Alone

  The laidback legend since ’57. The Chuck Taylor All Star Low Top sneaker is the iconic low-cut. Take it up, up and away with bold new graphics. “We Are Not Alone” wording decorates the foxing. Is it just us …


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Converse Golf le Fleur Colorblock

Converse Golf le Fleur Colorblock

Tyler, The Creator makes a bold statement with the new Colorblock collection for Converse x GOLF le FLEUR*. Adorned with the trademark monotone flower emblem, Tyler features a clean, white leather upper and two bold trim options: Racing Red and …


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Chuck Taylor All Star Rainbow Lift

Chuck Taylor All Star Rainbow Lift

  The laidback legend since ’57. The Converse Chuck Taylor All Star Lift sneaker flirts with feminine construction. Twill upper sits above a platform sole, adding just enough lift. DIY details like rainbow stitching and workwear accents add a spectrum …


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Converse Winter 2019 Sale

Converse Winter 2019 Sale

  27 June 2019- Today marks the kick off of Converse South Africa’s winter 2019 sale. Converse stores around South Africa will be offering discounted prices on selected products (*T’s and C’s apply). The stores that are participating in this …


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Converse X ERX Impress Jewel Hi-Top

Converse X ERX Impress Jewel Hi-Top

  Introducing the ERX 260 Jewel, the latest from streetwear designer Don C.’s courtside collection. Iridescent jewel-toned details throw it back to ‘90s basketball jerseys, while a colorful leather construction brings standout style. Made for statement players ready to dominate …


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Converse X Golf le Fleur Quilted Velvet

Converse X Golf le Fleur Quilted Velvet

Tyler, The Creator and Converse have returned with their latest joint GOLF le FLEUR* capsule, reworking One Star silhouettes with a quilted velvet design. The One Star is set to release in red or brown.     Each sneaker comes …


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Just Don x Converse ERX 260 Hi Jewel

Just Don x Converse ERX 260 Hi Jewel

Converse continues to explore off-the-court offerings that allow consumers a choice of expressions to style when, where and how they see fit, that honour the game. As such, Converse has reissued the Jewel Pack centred around the ERX 260, created …


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One Star Cali Suede

One Star Cali Suede

Sunshine vibes. Since its groundbreaking debut in 1974, the One Star sneaker was later adopted and owned by the independents. We’ve optimized the bold ’90s edition with sun-bleached suede for throwback appeal, timeless materials built for summer, and an OrthoLite® …


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Converse Mall of the North

Converse Mall of the North

  POLOKWANE, SA (April 19,2019) – Today, Converse Inc, and its South African licensee, Skye Distribution Pty Ltd., announce their seventh specialty retail store in South Africa. The official opening of the Converse Store is set to be on the …


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#InMyConverse

#InMyConverse

Girl Power is about challenging the norm and making your voice heard. It’s about empowering women and encouraging them to empower each other in turn. Converse continues its #InMyConverse campaign by releasing a video that speaks to the strength of …


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Converse X A$AP NAST

Converse X A$AP NAST

A$AP NAST is a Harlem born creative who seamlessly moves through the spheres of fashion, music and skate culture. Teaming up with Converse, the ultimate blank canvas for creativity and style, was a natural fit for NAST, a restless innovator …


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Converse Archive Print

Converse Archive Print

  We have dipped into our archive for a bold launch of prints for the Chuck 70. Prints have a long-standing history at Converse, with camouflage first making its way to the Chuck Taylor All Star back in 1983. Met …


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CONVERSE UNDERCOVER CHUCK 70 COLLECTION

CONVERSE UNDERCOVER CHUCK 70 COLLECTION

  As part of his Spring/Summer 19 show during Paris Fashion Week, legendary designer Jun Takahashi debuted his latest collection with Converse. Titled “New Warriors,” the Converse x Undercover collection features two iterations of the Chuck 70 silhouette with elements of both high-concept …


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Converse 70’s Meets 80’s

Converse 70’s Meets 80’s

Converse Adds a Touch of Basketball to the Chuck 70s The Converse Chuck Retros elevate the well-known vintage look by inserting ribbed knit paneling on the back collar, adorned with stripes that recall the look of old school sport socks. …


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Converse X TheSoloist

Converse X TheSoloist

Basketball Heritage Meets Crafted Utility   In his latest collaboration with Converse, TAKAHIROMIYASHITA TheSoloist explores American society through three convergent style genres – rock, basketball and militaristic workwear. Takahiro applied his uniquely recognizable aesthetic to the Converse ERX silhouette. The …


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Converse X Golf le Fleur Two Tone

Converse X Golf le Fleur Two Tone

Tyler, The Creator’s latest Converse x GOLF le FLEUR* collection offers a nod to ’60s American workwear through a unisex cotton boiler suit. Complete with a contrast collar, elastic waistband, embroidered pockets and minimalist back panel GOLF le FLEUR* branding, …


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Converse Love The Progress

Converse Love The Progress

WOMEN DEFINE WHAT IT MEANS TO BE FEMALE IN NEW CONVERSE CAMPAIGN   NEW CAMPAIGN UNVEILS CONVERSE “LOVE THE PROGRESS” COLLECTION” WITH POWERFUL YOUNG FEMALES, MILLIE BOBBY BROWN, STEPHANIE KURLOW, QIN YUNQUAN, KASIA GOLA, NAOMI PREIZLER, AMONG OTHERS   Johannesburg, …


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Converse X ERX By Don C

Converse X ERX By Don C

CONVERSE ERX X DON C CONVERSE LAUNCHES SECOND ERX COLLECTION WITH DON C: “ANIMAL VS METAL”     Following the launch of Converse’s first style-driven expression of the ERX this Fall, Converse and Don C release a second head-to-toe capsule …


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Converse Dark Star

Converse Dark Star

  CONVERSE DARK STAR – Converse Launches New Collection by Celebrating the Fearless Youth of the World Converse is celebrating the continuation of its Rated One Star campaign with the release of the new Dark Star collection. Converse is a …


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CONVERSE X P.A.M

CONVERSE X P.A.M

  Prepare for an icy future dreamscape with the first exclusive collaboration between Converse and the multi-disciplinary lifestyle brand P.A.M (Perks and Mini). Misha Hollenbach and Shauna Toohey of P.A.M. have stamped their signature bold graphics, and MUTATION theme, onto …


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Converse X MadeMe

Converse X MadeMe

  MadeMe founder Erin Magee has launched an apparel revolution inspired by counterculture movements from ravers to feminist punk. She brings her unique and alternative vision to Converse for a second collection of head-to-toe basics in soft tones and Western …


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Converse X Hello Kitty

Converse X Hello Kitty

  Converse has once again joined with the popular, animated Hello Kitty series to release co-branded versions of the Chuck Taylor in both a Hi and an Ox version. The Chuck Ox and the Chuck Hi alternate between striking bow …


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Converse X Miley Cyrus

Converse X Miley Cyrus

Fitting in is overrated. Rebel with a cause. Converse X Miley Cyrus is a celebration of individuality and fearlessness to stand out in the crowd. This bold and confident collection allows fans to combine their unique style with the stand-out …


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Converse X Just Don

Converse X Just Don

  Chicago native and Just Don head honcho Don C is no stranger to collaboration, having worked with Jordan Brand since 2015. Now, he’s teamed up with Converse for a premium take on their retro ERX sneaker that originally debuted …


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Converse X Golf Le Fleur Burlap Pack

Converse X Golf Le Fleur Burlap Pack

The latest Golf Le Fleur collection gets the rugged touch with burlap.   The collection features the use of burlap, a material you don’t often see being used in the making of shoes. The silhouettes of choice are the iconic Chuck …


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Converse X Brain Dead

Converse X Brain Dead

  Cult LA underground art collective Brain Dead draws from punk and hardcore music, comics and skate culture to create street-wear for the irreverent  generation. Their inaugural collection new drop reimagines Converse classics with punchy graphics, iconic logos and mashups …


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Converse Run Star

Converse Run Star

  THE SOUL OF A ONE STAR Inspired by our classic sneakers and independent spirit, Run Star is a bold new style. … THE SOLE OF A RUNNER With an athletic mid-sole and rubber heel wrap, plus mesh, suede and …


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Converse X Dr. Woo

Converse X Dr. Woo

  Johannesburg, 6 September 2018 –  Converse has partnered with the iconic tattoo artist, Dr. Woo, to reveal its second footwear collection, which is driven by the desire to create a “wear to reveal” experience. In this collection, the wearer takes …


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CONVERSE LAUNCHES ONE STAR CARNIVAL COLLECTION

CONVERSE LAUNCHES ONE STAR CARNIVAL COLLECTION

Johannesburg, 20 AUGUST 2018 – Classic aesthetics with futuristic durability: the One Star Carnival sneaker brings the best of both worlds. We’ve paired bold hues and a contrasting Star underlay with an OrthoLite ® sole. The One Star Carnival Collection’s …


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Spot Them, Dress Them, Snap Them and Win

Spot Them, Dress Them, Snap Them and Win

Stand a chance of winning prizes worth up to the value of R10,000.     Start From The Bottom is the new way of dressing. Spot the #ChucksFirst mannequins in and around your city and dress them with your unique …


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Converse X Hello Kitty

Converse X Hello Kitty

  Johannesburg, 16 August 2018 – Possibly the world’s most iconic anthropomorphic British cat, Hello Kitty is whoever her fans want her to be. Converse and Hello Kitty have collaborated on a footwear, apparel, and accessories collection that allows fans …


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Converse Start From The Bottom

Converse Start From The Bottom

  START FROM THE BOTTOM The first step is a pair of Chucks.     15 August 2018 – Why follow the rules when you could make your own? In the age of rebellion against conformity, Converse has responded. Start …


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Converse Launches Store In Canal Walk, Cape Town

Converse Launches Store In Canal Walk, Cape Town

The Converse Canal Walk store is set to open this month. JOHANNESBURG, SA (July 12, 2018) – Today, Converse Inc. and its South African licensee, SKYE Distribution Pty. Ltd., announce the opening of their sixth specialty retail store in South …


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Converse One Star Country Pride

Converse One Star Country Pride

Converse One Star Country Pride: Pick the colours that speak to you and wear them proudly. Johannesburg, 14 June 2018 – Inspired by countries from all around the world, the One Star Canvas Country Pride collection is all about coming …


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GOLF LE FLEUR* TWO-TONE COLLECTION

GOLF LE FLEUR* TWO-TONE COLLECTION

Tyler, The Creator and Converse made a new Golf Le Fleur* Two-Tone collection just for you… and for everyone else. Several years ago, Tyler, The Creator had a vision to launch a line of sneakers to go with his Golf …


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CONVERSE x MILEY CYRUS

CONVERSE x MILEY CYRUS

Converse celebrates Miley Cyrus’ free spirit and unique pursuit of self-expression for all with CONVERSE x MILEY CYRUS collection.  The Converse x Miley Cyrus collection: Introducing a mix-and-match collection for Miley fans. For all ages and genders, shapes,sizes, and unique styles  Designed …


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Converse CONS Drops Purple Skate Film

Converse CONS Drops Purple Skate Film

Converse launches Purple Program to include Purple Skate Film premier in Johannesburg and Cape Town with exclusive Purple Hi sneaker.  Converse Cons presents our first brand skate film titled “Purple”! Filmed and edited by Ben Chadourne “Purple” showcases the journey …


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CHUCK TAYLOR ALL STAR 70 VINTAGE CANVAS

CHUCK TAYLOR ALL STAR 70 VINTAGE CANVAS

The Chuck 70. It’s not a shoe. It’s the shoe. By 1970 the Chuck had evolved to become the pinnacle of function and utility for sport, and was considered the best basketball sneaker ever. The Chuck 70 is built off …


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#WEARITWITHLOVE – win this Valentine’s Day

#WEARITWITHLOVE – win this Valentine’s Day

#WEARITWITHLOVE One lucky reader will win an experience that will make your heart skip a beat… Purchase a pair of Converse Sneakers from one of our stores between 14 and 28 February, take a pic of your new sneakers, tag Converse.za …


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Chuck Taylor All Star Wordmark

Chuck Taylor All Star Wordmark

Converse is getting wordy with its latest drop of All Star Wordmark sneakers. The brand has launched the Chuck Taylor All Star Wordmark in both its classic high top and low top Chuck Taylor styles.  Choose from blue, black, or …


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One Star Pinstripe

One Star Pinstripe

When you want to make a statement, say it with pinstripes. The One Star Oxford sneaker features a premium leather upper and bold pinstripes to add some well-designed magic. Skating, dancing, walking around the park—however you wear them, do it …


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CONVERSE X VINCE STAPLES

CONVERSE X VINCE STAPLES

is available from ShelfLife stores Fans of Staples will remember the collection’s Chuck 70s as Staples’ go-to stage wear during his Life Aquatic tour   “If you’re not really paying that much attention, you won’t know the difference. But it’s (the …


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The latest GOLF le FLEUR* Tyler X Converse

The latest GOLF le FLEUR* Tyler X Converse

Bold pastels offer a fresh take on 2018 Tyler, the Creator is audacious. He is loud. He is particular. And 2017 was a big year for the artist. He received his first Grammy nomination for his album fourth studio album …


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Converse Civilist

Converse Civilist

THE STREETS OF BERLIN INSPIRE NEW COLLABORATION FROM CONVERSE AND LEGENDARY SKATE SHOP CIVILIST   Since its debut in 2009, Alex “Foley” Flach has established Civilist as a household name in the global skateboarding community. The Berlin-based store serves as …


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Session magazine x Juan Smit

Session magazine x Juan Smit

Juan Smit is a master of adjusting to crusty spots. In his spare time away from his occupation as a firefighter for the City of Cape Town, Juan spends his time searching for potential skate spots, as well as building …


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Converse FASTBREAK Hi Snake QS

Converse FASTBREAK Hi Snake QS

Sneaker heads who have been eagerly waiting the Converse Fastbreak Hi Snake QS will be glad to hear the sneaker will hit South African shelves on 15 November. The Fastbreak Hi Snake which is the first of its kind in Mzansi is …


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Converse Launches at ShelfLife Stores

Converse Launches at ShelfLife Stores

Shelflife will be officially stocking Converse in their Cape Town, Johannesburg and online store from the 2nd of November.    Converse has created an instantly recognisable aesthetic that thousands of brands have attempted to copy, but as the saying goes – you …


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OFFICE London X Converse Launch

OFFICE London X Converse Launch

OFFICE London is a cutting-edge fashion footwear specialist, providing style conscious customers with innovative shoes to suit every occasion. OFFICE prides themselves on their unique product range –created by their in-house design team and global brand partnerships, all of which …


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CONVERSE AND TYLER, THE GOLF LE FLEUR* COLLECTION

CONVERSE AND TYLER, THE GOLF LE FLEUR* COLLECTION

 GOLF LE FLEUR* SNEAKERS AVAILABLE NOVEMBER 2nd Converse and Tyler continue their collaborative design partnership through Tyler’s signature Golf Le Fleur* collection of footwear and apparel. Together, Tyler and Converse celebrate the daring spirit of youth, encouraging freedom of expression …


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CHUCK TAYLOR ALL STARS CELEBRATION

CHUCK TAYLOR ALL STARS CELEBRATION

With a daring and always young spirit, the brand celebrates the 100th anniversary of the most iconic sneakers with a campaign shot in South Africa Converse, one of the most original and fashionable brands in street style, celebrates its most …


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