Missoni by Converse: "The Archive Project"

It is the sixth time that the Italian brand Missoni and the American sneakers company Converse work together in a collaboration under the name "Archive Project".

converseWith a series of 20 footwear designs made from deadstock Missoni fabrics and textiles and the iconic Converse models Auckland Racer and Pro Leather, the collection was released last Friday 28 of September in the famous concept store Colette in Paris.

The launching event  was during  Paris Fashion Week with a psychedelic installation at Colette reflecting all the all-over print motifs and sneakers, created by the London-based artist Gary Card. In additon to the footwear collection a hand-number, hardback book that is crafted from the same terracotta canvas used in the shoes, was released.

The retail price for the footwear collection is $517 USD.