October 6th, 2013 by Aaron Hope
Santa Cruz doubles down on their Converse skateboarding collaborations, coming through with a higher cut on the Chuck Taylor Skate to compliment the lowtop that’s also releasing alongside. The Santa Cruz x Converse CTS Mid features the same kind of tonal graphic on its canvas uppers as with the Ox edition, opting for red whereas the lows had gone with black. Their soles and Jason Jessee LunarLon insoles are the same as well, so it comes down to your choice of whether you prefer a higher or lower cut, as well as color preference. Let us know your choice once you’ve seen more photos, then grab a pair from shops like Flatspot.
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October 5th, 2013 by Aaron Hope
Santa Cruz is one of the more influential and enduring skateboard brands, having gotten its start forty years ago. Jim Phillips also designed their ‘Screaming Hand’ logo in 1973, which set the stage for a long line of memorable graphics. On this new Santa Cruz x Converse CTS Ox, we see the brand’s famed logo on the translucent outsole of a black canvas design with tonal print, whose LunarLon footbeds make it clear this pair is crafted for veteran rider Jason Jessee. Let us know how these compare to Jessee’s earlier Vans collaborations, then grab a pair of these Santa Cruz CTS lowtops from shops like Flatspot.
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