Jack Purcell

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Converse Jack Purcell Modern Gets HTM Treatment

September 11, 2016

Mark Parker, Tinker Hatfield and Hiroshi Fujiwara are at it again. This time the famed design trio lends their unique talents to the modernizing of the Converse Jack Purcell. Much like the summer releases of the All Star Modern, Auckland Modern and Thunderbolt Modern, the Converse Jack Purcell Modern HTM incorporates a premium full-grain leather [...]

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Converse 1st String x Denham Jack Purcell Jack Ox

April 18, 2014

Converse have teamed up with Amsterdam based denim designers Denham for this new iteration of the classic Jack Purcell Jack Ox. Playing with the classic panelled sole construction and that iconic ‘smile’, the Converse 1st String x Denham Jack Purcell Jack Ox features a contrasting toe cap, alongside a single detail eyelet and is finished [...]

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Converse Shibori Jack Purcell

March 15, 2014

The Converse Jack Purcell‘s canvas upper is treated as such and given a Shibori treatment in the latest version to be showcased. Shibori, defined as “twisting” in Japanese, involves dipping cloths into dye and twisting it to achieve a unique aesthetic. That is the case for this Jack Purcell, which features blue stripes set atop [...]

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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 [...]

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Converse First String x Hudson’s Bay Company Jack Purcell LTT Ox

September 18, 2013

Converse have teamed up with North America’s longest continually operated company Hudson’s Bay, in a collaboration which sees the two icons reworking the Jack Purcell LTT Ox. The uppers consist of Canadian clothier’s trademark wool point blanket stripes giving a textured aesthetic. The fabric itself was dyed and dried before use on the shoe, to [...]

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Slam Jam x Converse First String Jack Purcell

May 22, 2013

We didn’t have to wait that long at all to get a look at the Slam Jam x Converse First String Jack Purcell. Here the sneaker is seen in all of its glory and it is indeed glorious. With a navy water repellant upper trimmed in white and lined in red the sneaker’s have special [...]

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Converse Spring 2013 Jack Purcell Premium Leather

February 11, 2013

Several new premium options have been introduced by Converse for the brand’s ongoing collaborative effort with Jack Purcell. Unveiled for 2013 spring, two leather-constructed editions in the tennis-inspired sneaker are forthcoming, including clay and atmosphere blue re-makes of the iconic style from 1972. Brass eyelets and toe caps enhance the look for both shoes, constructed [...]

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Converse Holiday 2012 Jack Purcell British Millerain

October 10, 2012

This fall, Converse has teamed up with The British Millerain Co. for two special editions of the iconic Jack Purcell featuring the Rochdale-based textile manufacturer’s signature premium canvas. Featuring various plaids from The British Millerain Co. archives, all three versions of the low-top tennis silhouette retain their usual metal eyelets, white rubber cup sole and [...]

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Converse Jack Purcell “Quilted Jacket” – Green

October 5, 2012

Converse has dropped another version of the classic Converse Jack Purcell model. The Ox version is seen here donning a quilted jacket look, all the while blending corduroy and a synthetic model. All the while, a green tone works most of the design, while brown is seen on the inner lining, piping, and base of [...]

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Converse Fall 2012 Jack Purcell Premium Leather

September 1, 2012

Converse’s Fall Jack Purcell lineup is hitting retailers now and it is bringing with it the Converse Jack Purcell Leather Ox in Black and Dark Brown. Another clean colorway of the legendary sneaker, the Converse Jack Purcell features a Black/Dark Brown premium leather upper with a White toecap, a Black “smile”, a White outsole and [...]

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Converse Fall 2012 Jack Purcell Johnny Washed Canvas

August 30, 2012

As a part of their Fall 2012 range, Converse has let loose a new washed canvas take on the low-top Jack Purcell Johnny. The classic kicks note a navy upper, paired with a contrasting white midsole, which coincides accordingly with the toe bumper and laces. You can pick up the pair now through select Converse [...]

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Converse Fall 2012 Jack Purcell LTT Camo

August 13, 2012

The Converse camp just released a dope Jack Purcell LTT Camo as part of their Fall 2012 collection. This sneaker is made with a full canvas upper featuring the classic camo print. It is also accompanied by metal eyelets, tonal stitching, a double layer rubber toe cap and a white outsole. This is as classic [...]

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