Internationally renowned Italian fashion brand Missoni has teamed up with iconic sneaker brand Converse to collaborate on a spring 2012 collection of high-top Chuck Taylor All Stars that just hit shelves. This is the fifth collection that the two brands have teamed up on. ShoesTV has the scoop.
The newest collection from Missoni and Converse features three design---two of which are exclusively for women and one of which is unisex. The Chucks bring together sping colors and the unmistakable zig zag pattern that is Missoni.
The collection is available online, at all Missoni boutiques worldwide, and at various retailers across the nation. The shoes retail for $200 a pair and the designs come in three colors--white, pale green and navy blue.
These white high-tops feature the signature Missoni zigzag with hints of gold throughout.
Italian fashion house Missoni launched in 1953 and is known across the globe for their unmistakable zigzags, waves, and stripe designs. The brand has teamed up with brands like Prokeds, Este Lauder, and even released a limited line of fashions for Target in 2011.
This green pair are perfect for spring!
Converse started in 1908 and has become a household brand through their iconic Chuck Taylor sneaker. Originally intended for basketball players, the Converse Chuck Taylor All Stars have become the shoes that everyone must own.
The navy blue pair are our favorites. These could be rocked in any situation.
If this collection is anything like the Missoni for Target line, then we're running straight for the nearest store to get our own pair! The collection hit stores on April 14.
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