Converse announces its first collaboration with the esteemed English tailor, Sir Tom Baker, as part of its ongoing celebration of punk culture. To commemorate the 40th anniversary of a movement that altered the music and style worlds forever, Converse are releasing a limited quantity of extremely premium Chuck Taylor All Star ’70 sneakers that harness Tom’s rebellious approach to craftsmanship.
The Converse Chuck Taylor All Star ’70 Sir Tom Baker sneaker embodies the outstanding attention to detail and confident material choices synonymous with the classically trained tailor, whose work is coveted for its textural juxtaposition and progressive bespoke philosophy.
Converse First String is a limited-edition collection that celebrates craftsmanship, authenticity and collaboration at the highest level.
The Converse Chuck Taylor 70 Sir Tom Baker sneaker will be released in limited quantities, beginning on Friday, February 19th, 2016 at Converse stores, online at Converse.com and at select First String retailers worldwide. The sneakers will retail for a SRP of $140 USD.