Mark: Converse x A-COLD-WALL*
Model: Aeon Active CX “Microchip/Healing Jade/Black” & “Black/Apple Green”
Release date: “Micro Chip/Healing Jade/Black” April 6 at A-COLD-WALL* & April 12 at Converse & SNKRS; “Black/Apple Green” May 8 at A-COLD-WALL* & May 12 at Converse and SNKRS
To buy: online on Converse, A-COLD-WALL* and SNKRS
Editor’s notes: After transforming Chuck Taylors into cleated work boots in 2021, Samuel Ross’ A-COLD-WALL* is back with Converse for a new collab that combines comfort, durability and a futuristic feel in the brand’s latest footwear design. . Simply put, they’re not your parents’ All-Stars.
For the latest collaboration, Converse uses A-COLD-WALL* to launch its new model known as the “Aeon Active CX”, unveiled alongside the brand’s Weapon CX and Chuck Taylor All Star CX models in June 2021 .
Later in 2021, Samuel Ross took to Instagram to preview the A-COLD-WALL* spin on the Aeon Flux CX, showcasing the Nike Space Hippie energy-channeling laceless shoe with a water-green crater-shaped midsole.
Now A-COLD-WALL* and Converse are ready to release the collaborative Aeon Active CX they’ve concocted in the lab.
At the intersection of durability and comfort, you’ll find A-COLD-WALL* x Converse’s Aeon Active CX, flexing its Crater midsole made from recycled materials, cushioned CX foam underfoot, and a stretchy mesh upper.
Indeed, Converse’s innovative and comforting new technologies are impressive on the Aeon Active CX, but the shoe’s visual appeal is undeniable.
The A-COLD-WALL* x Converse Aeon Active CX speckled Crater midsole immediately catches your eye, followed by ACW’s warehouse-style graphics printed on the light gray upper and neon orange-lined opening.
As the brands put it, the shoe’s “progressive design” finally sets the tone for the future of Converse shoes, with the perfect preparation by the avant-garde design codes of A-COLD-WALL*.
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