Our verdict


Even if you time-travel between the current year and the flower power era, there won't be much of a difference while you got the Chuck 70 Vintage Canvas on. Yes, you're still gonna be your usual head-turning self, but in a pair of tough canvas kicks. And no matter the year, this high-top sneaker from Converse will give you tons of dapper points at an ever-unbeatable price.


  • Timeless aesthetics
  • Comfy
  • Zero break-in
  • Pairs with anything
  • Tank-like
  • Great for daily use
  • Skate-worthy ankle support
  • Enviable finish
  • For the thrifty


  • Sliding tongue
  • Tricky access

Who should buy the Converse Chuck 70 Vintage Canvas

Retro goodness awaits in the Chuck 70 Vintage Canvas. Purchase it if:

Who should not buy it

If you want a pair that comes with no reports about its tongue slipping aimlessly, check out the Converse Chuck Taylor All Star Core Hi instead. Also, trade the featured shoe for the Jordan 11 Adapt if you prefer something easier to slip in and out of.

Chuck 70 Vintage Canvas equals limelight stealer

People are mighty stoked about the stylishness of the Converse Chuck 70 Vintage Canvas, with one saying, "I think I might be obsessed with these shoes." Other reviewers chimed in their hot takes in the following:

  • "Absolutely gorgeous."
  • "Fun, nostalgic, genuine."
  • "Awesome style."

Easy to work with style-wise

This throwback beauty can be paired with virtually all sorts of clothing, according to reviewers. "I can always count on these shoes to look good with almost ANY outfit," says one of them. "They go very well with my fall wardrobe," says another.

Feels like home on day one

The Converse Chuck 70 Vintage Canvas is the receiver of many comfort-specific remarks such as "the most comfortable canvas sneakers I've ever worn" and "better than wearing slippers." But the one that we feel stands out the most is this: "I wish all Chucks were this comfortable."

But its tongue is a mover

There are those who aren't that happy with the featured shoe's sliding tongue. "My only minor problem is the tongue slippage," says one of them. "Prepare for the tongue to slide to one side," says another. FYI: this offering doesn't have a lace loop/catcher on the tongue.

The Converse Chuck 70 Vintage Canvas' dependable collar

Ankle support is among the commendable things about the Converse Chuck 70 Vintage Canvas. Its "mild ankle support is perfect for my daily life," says an experienced skateboarder.

Tough through the years

Reviewers are floored by the durability of the Chuck 70 Vintage Canvas. It's "more durable than normal Chucks," says one among them. "These things just won't quit," says another.

Keep your shoehorn handy

The Chuck 70 Vintage Canvas, according to sneaker fans, is quite tricky to slip into. Comments like "difficult to get in and out" and " they do take some time to put on" support this observation.

Chuck 70 Vintage Canvas: Excellence in workmanship

This affordable kick from Converse has a mighty fine finish. A non-professional reviewer finds its clean contrast stitching and rich, smooth suede quite delightful.