Chris Gibbs’ Union Los Angeles is on top of the world right now. With two of the most popular sneaker releases in two years under his belt, the store’s founder is now teaming up with Converse, for a special-edition “Harlem Toile” printed Chuck Taylor All Star. Chris Gibbs and the Union team have been churning out collaborative footwear this season. From the extremely hyped Jordan 4s to their Nike ACG Moc this week, Union’s roll has converse chuck taylor all star sale uk yet to be slowed, and this month is no different.
Converse has unveiled a number of releases for the iconic One Star silhouette for Spring 2018, including this “Pinstripe” capsule. The capsule consists of four colorways of the classic sneaker, each sporting converse one star discount uk a premium suede upper in vibrant colors such as Mint Green, Paradise Pink, Vanilla and Hawaiin Ocean, while sitting atop a contrasting white midsole. The pinstriping detail is seen on the midsole, with a repeating “CONVERSE” stripe traveling around the sole in each shoe’s corresponding colorway.
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