Saturday, April 26, 2008

Converse 1 HUND(RED) Collection

For their 100th celebration, Converse keeps coming out with surprising and creative products. One novel collaboration with Pepsi has produced a cell phone straps with a detailed model shoe. There are 12 models, including Jack Purcell, Chuck All Star, and Larry Bird's plus many other models that are making a comeback for this project. Converse 1 HUND(RED) Artists is another initiative where one hundred of the world's leading creative artists created original artworks highlighting the struggle against AIDS. Contributors include Rostarr (USA), Rinzen (USA), Michael Schall (USA), Hiroshi Fujiwara (Japan), Jeremyville (Australia), Michael White for Dondi White (USA), Colletivo Design (Brazil), Grandpeople (Norway), Supakitch (France) and UPSO (USA). 10% of the wholesale of the (PRODUCT) RED collection of sneakers will go towards The Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria

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