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The Chuck Taylor All Star Seasonal Ox is a unisex shoe that is available in men's sizes measuring from 3-13. Women can also avail these by going two sizes down. Those that are familiar with Converse sizing know that going a size down is needed to achieve that optimum fit. The traditional lace-up closure allows users to customize the tightness of the sneaker while retaining its durability.
Although it initially came out in a high-top silhouette, the low-top version of the Converse Chuck Taylor All Star proved to be one of the most recognizable sneakers. The Seasonal Ox gives this iconic shoe a fresh twist. The wide range of colorways that comes in the collection has the perfect amount of brightness.
The classic silhouette makes these effortless to style. The hues included in the line injects a pop of color on any outfit, while those that are involved in the spectrum of whites and blues can complement outfits with loud colors. However, given the extremely versatile design of these sneakers, it can suit various outfits, from casual to formal.
For such a simple silhouette, it can be remarkable to see how it prevailed over time with only minor refreshments. The Converse Chuck Taylor All Star Seasonal All Star carries the same low-top profile, canvas upper, and rubber outsole. A striking update done for these is the colorways that transcend through all seasons.
Given how tremendous the sneaker industry has turned out, the honor that the Converse Chuck Taylor carries is enormous for being one of the pioneers and remaining to be relevant up to this day. Having the first All Star sneaker produced in 1917, the canvas upper and rubber soles became its identifiable elements and are still maintained up to this day. It was able to capture and fill in the gap of the growing popularity of basketball.
When Charles "Chuck" Taylor entered the scene, he shed new light on the steady sales of the sneaker, injecting his marketing ideas and knowledge in basketball. The sneaker gained immense popularity that it became synonymous with the sport and became the favored footwear of players worldwide. His suggestions like the inclusion of an ankle patch for protection were acknowledged by Converse. Moreover, as the shoe reached heights, the brand made a remarkable change of including his name on the ankle patch, giving it a new name, Chuck Taylor All Star.
- “Ox” is short for Oxford cut, an old term that was used during its launch which is also known as low-cut.