Their back for round 2, but this time in leather. The Converse Maison Martin Margiela collaboration features the Jack Purcell sneakers, each completely hand-painted in Maison Martin Margiela’s iconic white paint. Covering an all leather shoe, eyelets, laces and soles. They naturally crack and shed their outer coat of paint to reveal the original Crimson Red leather beneath. The personality of the Converse Maison Martin Margiela Jack Purcell sneakers is discovered through an evolving dialogue between the bold colored leather and clean paint. The more the sneakers are worn, the more their personality and color is revealed. “The Maison has always been obsessed with white; it is used as a layer to give an incognito feeling. A sort of poetry, with the passage of time, the shoe asserts itself,” says Maison Martin Margiela.
Maison Martin Margiela is a French fashion house founded in 1988. A cross-section between fashion and design, the Maison presents Haute Couture and ready-to-wear collections and indulges in leather goods, footwear, accessories, fragrances, interior design and furniture.
Also available in a Jack Purcell Ox (Azure Blue Leather)