Following collaborations with Midnight Studios and Billy’s, Converse has turned to Korean brand Kasina to reimagine its most classic silhouettes. Celebrating 20 years of the countries streetwear, the popular One Star and Chuck 70 Ox get an impressive upgrade.
The two designs have been updated with black leather, contrast stitching and the Kasina addition of stark orange accents in the star and heel tab. Incorporating subtle branding, the Asian/American fusion represents the famous rise of streetwear.
“A destination location for youth in a Korea, Kasina has played a powerful role in developing Seoul’s streetwear landscape. Opening its doors in 1997, the brand’s aesthetic is rooted in skate, but continues to push cultural boundaries offering the latest in streetwear for musicians, skaters and artists on the streets of Seoul,” Converse has said in a statement.
The collaboration is now available online and in stores at Converse. Shop below.
Converse x Kasina Chuck Taylor All Star 70 Low Top Black / $160 AUD SHOP NOW
Converse x Kasina One Star Low Top Black / $160 AUD SHOP NOW