Verdict from 13 user reviews

7 reasons to buy

  • The Converse Chuck Taylor All Star Monochrome Low Top is a budget-friendly shoe.
  • Plenty of reviewers find the sneaker’s style to be pleasing, calling it classic, sleek, and cute.
  • Although there are only two colorways for this model, several users love the options as they are basic and look clean and fresh.
  • According to a lot of buyers, the Converse Chuck Taylor All Star Monochrome Low Top in white or black is very versatile as it’s easy to style and goes with everything.
  • Many wearers laud the kicks for being very comfortable right out of the box.
  • Longtime fans of Converse Chuck Taylor All Star sneakers say that these shoes did not disappoint when it comes to their expectations of quality and style from the brand.
  • A few purchasers share that they will buy the Converse Chuck Taylor All Star Monochrome Low Top canvas kicks again.

1 reason not to buy

  • The sneaker’s sole is flat and doesn’t provide enough arch support, several testers have grumbled.

Bottom line

Converse is known for changing up the Chuck Taylor All Star Low Top to create fresh styles. This time, the brand goes back to the basics with the Converse Chuck Taylor All Star Monochrome Low Top sneakers. Users love the model’s classic style and highly versatile appeal.

Additionally, the kicks are found to be comfortable. It also didn't disappoint in terms of quality, as longtime Converse fans have attested. At its budget-friendly price of $50, this shoe can be worth adding to any sneaker lover’s closet.

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Good to know

The Converse Chuck Taylor All Star Monochrome Low Top is offered in unisex sizes. Soft and breathable canvas makes up the upper, offering a durable and flexible feel. There are also laces to help secure the fit, while the low-cut collar allows plenty of ankle mobility.

Two color options are available for the low-top Converse Chuck Taylor All Star Monochrome men’s and women’s shoes, black monochrome and white monochrome. These options feature seamless neutral palettes that are very basic and at the same time sophisticated and versatile. They can be readily dressed down or up to suit different casual occasions.

Ladies can pair the kicks with a fun skirt and top or dress for any dressy affair, while men can wear them with pants or chinos and button-downs or polo shirts. For any laidback activity, the shoes can be worn with jeans, leggings, joggers, or pants. Keep things classic with denim jeans, shorts or jacket, perfect for a retro-inspired flair.

With a lightweight and durable canvas upper, the Converse Chuck Taylor All Star Monochrome Low Top shoes showcase the classic and well-loved silhouette of the Chucks. The monochrome design keeps the look simple and minimalistic, perfect for a fresh appeal. Additionally, it has the timeless low-profile design of low-cut Chuck Taylors.

Other classic details include the medial eyelets, which enhance airflow, as well as the flat laces and metal eyelets that keep to the monochrome theme. Branding consists of the reimagined All Star license plate on the tongue and heel tab. The Converse name and logo are also found on the insole.

In 1957, Converse introduced the low-cut version of its famous Chuck Taylors, the Converse Chuck Taylor All Star Low Top. It offered more ankle mobility and quickly became a favorite in the lifestyle sneaker category. Since then, the shoe has been recreated with many different designs, proving how versatile the style can be.

One of those versions is the Converse Chuck Taylor All Star Monochrome Low Top, which offers a color-popping appeal with its monochrome design. It stays true to the timeless Oxford silhouette of the original, paying tribute to its legacy while moving forward with a clean and basic flair. The result is a reliable pair of kicks that's fit for any everyday undertaking.

  • The signature rubber outsole delivers a supportive ride across different urban surfaces.


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