A CLASSIC, REMASTERED. The Converse Chuck Taylor All Star Slip offers our iconic oxford silhouette, but renders laces optional with an effortless, slip-on design. Easy on, easy off. The washed canvas gives it a well-worn, lived-in look.BENEFITSQuality vulcanized rubber sole100% cotton canvasBrushed metal eyeletsReinforced rubber toe capPadded footbedCHUCK TAYLOR ALL STAR ORIGINS Created in 1917 as a non-skid basketball shoe, the All Star was originally promoted for its superior court performance by basketball mastermind Chuck Taylor. But over the decades, something incredible happened: The sneaker, with its timeless silhouette and unmistakable ankle patch, was organically adopted by rebels, artists, musicians, dreamers, thinkers and originals.