Converse is set to release the First String Converse Chuck Taylor All Star “Made in Maine” Boot. A limited-edition boot that embodies American craftsmanship, the boots are constructed entirely in the USA, in partnership with the Highland Shoe Company as a celebration of Converse’s rich American heritage and as a nod to New England’s historic hand crafted tradition. The boot features oiled Chamois Horween leather, a rugged Vibram Jumbo Rippe outsole, leather board construction to allow for re-soling in the future, and white contrast stitching. The Converse Chuck Taylor All Star Made in Maine Collection launches
November 30th, 2012 at Converse boutiques in New York City, Boston, and two/eighteen by: Burn Rubber.
Only 80 pairs will be available world- wide the boots will retail for $350.