November 19th, 2011 by Aaron Hope
Nike Sportswear wasn’t using the name for any currently active releases, so why not share it with another of Nike, Inc’s brands? The latest Converse by John Varvatos release is the same as the last one, a new pair of Converse Star Classics that manage to stray from Varvatos’ formula for the pre-blackened vintage look. Combining Antique White tumbled leather with tan and navy blue suedes absolutely does the trick in terms of getting that old school look, though, and these certainly give the other two pairs we showed you last week a run for their money. Check them out in more photos after the jump, then grab a pair directly from Converse.
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November 12th, 2011 by Aaron Hope
Sneaker News recently showed you that Converse was bringing back one of the rarer models from its archives for the holiday season, so what’ll happen when John Varvatos applies his signature touch to them? Probably not exactly what you were expecting, as the John Varvatos x Converse Star Classic doesn’t feature the designer’s signature blackened vintage look. This old school lowtop has all the classic charm it needs built right in, so Varvatos instead applied a couple shades of premium suede to give these a top tier twist so that you can break them in for yourself. Click through to see navy blue and tan pairs in more detail, then get yours straight from Converse.
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