May 16, 2013 BY Brendan Dunne
The Converse Jack Purcell is making a trip out to Italy, getting remixed by the team at Slam Jam for Summer 2013. More than just a brand new color up for the classic badminton model, the Slam Jam x Converse First String Jack Purcell reworks the design just a bit by adding a red snap button on the side. The shoe was inspired by a “nautical summer journey” that the team took, hence the text extending down the tongue and the durable water-repellant canvas up top. Continue reading for all the angles and watch for the Slam Jam x Converse Jack Purcell “Summer Journey” in stores on May 31st at select First String spots around the world.