Who should buy the Converse Chuck Taylor All Star Core Leather Hi

This all-leather Converse Chuck Taylor All Star Core Leather Hi could be a great match for you if:

  • You are looking for a versatile sneaker that can match different outfits and occasions-from casual to formal.
  • You want a shoe with leather upper that is made of good quality materials making it worth it as they last longer.

Converse Chuck Taylor All Star Core Leather Hi Logo

Style of the Converse Chuck Taylor All Star Core Leather Hi

As one of the world's most iconic high top sneakers, Converse gives a luxurious twist to its traditional canvas upper. Retaining the century-old silhouette, the Converse Chuck Taylor All Star Core Leather Hi is incontestably one of the most versatile sneakers in history.

Converse Chuck Taylor All Star Core Leather Hi Upper

Much like the Chuck Taylors with canvas uppers, versatility is one of its key qualities—suiting all genders, ages, and styles. Here are some style suggestions for men and women.

Converse Chuck Taylor All Star Core Leather Hi High top

Notable Features

Because of its all-leather upper, the All Star Core Leather Hi is not your average Converse in terms of style and feel. Much like the benefits of a leather sneaker, the material conforms to the feet as it softens during the break-in period.

Converse Chuck Taylor All Star Core Leather Hi Insole

Aside from its upgraded and more premium look, it is weather-resistant and more durable compared to other materials like canvas. Users can get most of the signature details of its OG like the All Star patch and the rubber toe cap, only with slight design changes that will just elevate the style game.

Converse Chuck Taylor All Star Core Leather Hi Toe cap

History of the Converse Chuck Taylor All Star Core Leather Hi

After the death of Chuck Taylor in 1968, the company faced a series of challenges including changes in management and ownership. Seemingly a lost cause, Converse filed for bankruptcy in 2001. Thankfully, Nike stepped in the picture and helped with the brand’s recovery.

Converse Chuck Taylor All Star Core Leather Hi Outsole

With new ownership, even the current generation can wear a footwear piece that comes from a rich history. A collaboration of some sort, it also permits both companies to share concepts that made them the best footwear brands.  With Converse staying in the market, it is able to continue its legacy by releasing new and updated models.

Converse Chuck Taylor All Star Core Leather Hi Midsole

An example of this is the Converse Chuck Taylor All Star Leather Hi, which houses the same emblematic silhouette of the first released model.

Facts / Specs

Style: Retro
Top: High
Inspired from: Basketball
Collection: Converse Chuck Taylor All Star
Closure: Laces
Material: Leather, Rubber Sole, EVA
Colorways: Black

Compare popularity Interactive

No popularity data available for this shoe at the moment.
Author
Danny McLoughlin
Danny McLoughlin

Danny is a sports nut with a particular interest in football and running. He loves to watch sports as much as he loves to play. Danny was lead researcher on RunRepeat and The PFA’s report into Racial Bias in Football Commentary. His football and running research has been featured in The Guardian, BBC, New York Times and Washington Post.