Originally developed in 1917 by Converse as basketball shoes, are Chucks Today the best selling shoes. The Chuck Taylor All Star gets its name only in 1923 from the basketball player of the same name. Be within a short time Chucks the most-worn basketball shoe after the US national basketball team turns it into their official shoe. Only in the 1950s, the sneaker enjoys great popularity as a casual shoe. From the world of shoe fashion, the sporty shoe is indispensable today, which is considered with several 100 million copies sold as the most successful shoe model of all time. Legendary distinguishing features are the white rubber over the toes and the two rivets, which serve as air holes on the inside. The round patch on the inside also belongs to every model. Until 1974, the lace-up shoe is made exclusively of black canvas, a lightweight fabric, with white rubber sole and dome. Initially, the high-top sports shoes are called HI and reach over the ankles. This form is cult until today.
Chucks – ideal companions in everyday life and leisure
Due to the sporty shape Chucks fit very well with jeans. Ladies can also combine the sneaker with airy dresses and pretty skirts. The wide selection of all colors of the rainbow and patterns from stripes to stars make it easy to combine the shoes with different garments. Various forms and models of leather complement the current range and increase the possibility of combining different styles. So that the feet stay warm even on cold days, there are variants with warm lining. Also, the used look is wearable with this shoe. Whether to the university, to the office or to a rocking concert; Chucks are ideal companions for everyday life and leisure. Due to the light canvas fabric, the textile shoes are comfortable to wear. The flat sole adds comfort and comfort in addition. This makes it possible to easily wear the lace-up shoe all day – and if necessary, all night long. Classic Chucks are versatile all-rounders and as cult shoes a must-have for shoe closets.