Converse First String Jack Purcell “Boro”

September 26, 2013

Converse releases the latest iteration of their classic badminton Hi-top sneaker in the JP Boro Mid. As the name suggests, the shoes feature patchwork construction throughout- inspired by the antique fabrication technique “boro” originating from Edo period Japan. Following in tradition, a variety of textiles including hemp, denim, and wool are stitched together with decorative reinforced stitching for a unique and vintage aesthetic. Available now in limited quantities online HERE.

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