Converse announces the launch of the collection in collaboration with the designer Nigel Cabourn para Converse First String Collection, which it includes model Chuck Taylor All Star Bosey and new Chuck Taylor All Star Plimsole for Spring - Summer 2013.
This collection is made in collaboration with British designer Nigel Cabourn, a veteran in the industry moda, widely recognized for its passion for vintage clothes with details, as well as its functional design clothes coat para hombre, focusing especially on military uniforms.
La colección Nigel Cabourn for Converse It will be available in Limited Edition (Barcelona).
For this collection, Cabourn has reviewed the rich heritage of Converse sneakers and making boots for the army and the outdoors, and led to his designs Chuck Taylor All Star Bosey con Ventilate tissue, military inspiration, in navy blue and olive green. The Vent fabric was developed in the UK during World War II uniforms for flight, to protect the fighter pilots Hawker Hurricane and Supermarine Spitfire when they were expelled from their aircraft into the icy waters.
Ventilate tissue greatly expanded the survival time of pilots and saved many lives of pilots who were expelled from their hunts car. Ventilate fabric elaborate costumes remain today in the British Royal Air Force.
"The fabric Ventilate adds a strong element of design history and the collection. I chose the All Star Bosey for its military style with thick soles and captivating air of the 40, There was also a plan to create shoes for the British Army, hence the development of the silhouette Plimsole " comenta Nigel Cabourn.
CHUCK TAYLOR ALL STAR BOSEY
Las Chuck Taylor All Star Bosey They are an update of the classic silhouette of the Bosey Talk to file details Converse boots. Its rubber stripes and Vent fabric is a staple in the entire collection of clothes Nigel Cabourn. His firm cotton fabric is resistant to wind and rain, making them ideal for all weather conditions.
PVP 160 EUROS
CHUCK TAYLOR ALL STAR SPECIALTY PLIMSOLE
Las Chuck Taylor All Star Specialty Plimsole merge the British training shoes 1941 Converse with vintage details. Its high quality Italian denim combined with its lining canvas and functional details of clothing.
PVP 120 EUROS