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Available in unisex sizing, the Converse Jack Purcell Leather Low Top men’s size is between 3 to 16, and the women’s size is between 4.5 to 17.5. The material on the upper can adjust and mold to the natural curves of the foot over time. Also, it is fitted with central laces for a more adjustable fit.
The low-top profile of this Converse Jack Purcell kick appeals to a lot of sneakerheads because it is easy to pair with almost any casual outfit. Men can wear this stylish shoe with folded jeans and their favorite T-shirt. Women may also use this sneaker with skinny jeans and a cropped top.
With its preppy style, the Converse Jack Purcell Leather Low Top also makes a great transition footwear to use if you are leaving the office for a fun night at the club.
The upper of the Converse Jack Purcell Leather Low Top is made of leather in a signature court-inspired silhouette. It comes with a multi-layered cushioning system with a wedge for enhanced support. The iconic “smile” branding is found on the toe cap. The rubber outsole features herringbone details for excellent grip.
Back in the 1930s, a popular Canadian badminton player designed a footwear for the B.F. Goodrich Company that will provide support and protection while playing the game. The trademark rights to these shoes were bought by Converse in the 70s. The American brand then renamed the shoe as the Converse Jack Purcell.
Retaining most of its original design, Converse made few alterations to the shoe like adding metal eyelets and making the midsole thicker. Though it looks similar to the iconic Converse Chuck Taylor All Stars, the Jack Purcell models have an iconic “smile” branding across the toe cap.
Today, the Converse Jack Purcell collection has plenty of shoes in varied styles and materials. One of them is the Converse Jack Purcell Leather Low Top. This leather-topped sneaker comes with layers of cushioning for superior comfort and support.
- The Converse Jack Purcell Leather Low Top is offered in white and black colorways.
- A custom pair of this kick is also available for a fresh, streamlined look.