Obsession: Converse trainers

PUBLISHED : Monday, 08 December, 2008, 12:00am
UPDATED : Monday, 08 December, 2008, 12:00am

To celebrate its 100th anniversary, Converse collaborated with various brands to create a series of limited-edition trainers. The final collection has just been released exclusively in Japan and Hong Kong, and they are for collectors. Choose from four styles: American designer Thom Browne's ribbon decorated Jack Purcell (price to be confirmed); Mastermind Japan's high tops with a skull logo (HK$2,700); Libertine's slip-ons with one of their custom prints (HK$2,200); and Number (N)ine's zip-up style with a musical print (HK$2,200). Each pair comes in a matching acrylic box with the same design. Available from December 12 at all Joyce boutiques including Pacific Place, Admiralty, tel: 2810 1120.