Converse Renew Canvas now delivers the iconic Chuck Taylor All Star canvas look and feel but made from 100% recycled polyester that came from used plastic bottles.
Converse Renew Canvas is the first iteration showcasing a new Converse strategy, dubbed Converse Renew, which aims to develop new, innovative and more sustainable ways of creating Converse products – starting with the Chuck Taylor All Star and Chuck 70.
Converse’s new rPET yarn is developed it to mimic the properties of our iconic cotton canvas and will be available this season in vibrant colors that are intended to encourage its wearer to look at the possibilities of both the natural and manufactured world around them. Colors include, Moss Green, Ozone Blue, Wheat, Pale Putty, Black and Jade Stone.
As Converse turns discarded materials into the world’s most iconic and loved sneaker, it’ll still be your favorite shoe— whether fresh from the box or worn into perfection.
Renew Canvas will be available globally on July 5.