Make Your Own Shredded Converse

I don't think I could bring myself to spend $128 on these Shredded Converse Chucks. Classic all star chucks ripped and washed to give them a shredded, vintage look. Available in Navy, Off White &/or Black. Even if I did like the look, one could easily make their own "shredded" look - NY Shoe Spy tells us exactly how to by using a pair of old Converse shoes.  One could even buy a brand new spankin' pair of Converse All Star Chuck Taylors for around $39.90 and invest the 20 minutes of time … [Read more...]

Ashley Simpson in Converse All Stars

Ashley Simpson wore Converse All Star Hi Tops in Black (available from Shiekh Shoes for $44.97*) to the JFK Airport on September 2nd, 2009. Source. *The All Star is also known as The Chuck as it's inspired by basketball player and legendary salesperson Chuck Taylor.   The Chuck is also notorious for running big, so order a half size smaller than what you normally wear. Because the All Star is sized in men's, women should order two sizes smaller. … [Read more...]

Vanessa Minnillo in Converse

  First we spotted Miley Cyrus wearing Converse sneakers, and now here is Vanessa Minnillo wearing Converse Chuck Taylor slip-on sneakers. Steal celebrity style by purchasing your own from Nordstrom.com, $44.95 (available in several colors as well). [phpbay]canvas sneakers, 1[/phpbay] … [Read more...]

Miley Cyrus in Converse Chuck Taylor

  Miley Cyrus wore Converse Chuck Taylor All Star Seasonal Ox Sneakers  in Charcoal/Red to the   FNMTV Premieres on August 1st, 2008.   Available in unisex sizes and multiple color choices, you can grab your own  from Zappos.com for only $44! … [Read more...]

Kurt Cobain Converse All Star

Kurt Cobain's writings and drawings live on with these Converse limited-edition Kurt Cobain Chuck Taylor All Star Canvas Sneakers.   Since Converse was the official sneaker of Kurt Cobain (he even wore them when he took his life), widow Courtney Love struck a deal with Converse to release  the tribute shoes for Converse's 100th anniversary. The canvas upper is detailed with Cobain's  artwork including a guitar, Nivana Seahorse and a smile. Available from Converse.com -  $49.99 … [Read more...]