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    Converse

    Juli 12th, 2013

    Converse is an American shoe company headquartered in Massachusetts and a subsidary of Nike Inc. The company was founded in 1908 by ‚Marquis Mills Converse‘ and started off as a rubber shoe company producing rubber soled shoes for all genders. Altough Converse started producing its first tennis shoes in 1915, the comapny’s breakthrough came in 1917 when the brand introduced its first basketball shoe which was later named after a famous player known by the name of ‚Chuck Taylor‘. Up to this day, Converse ist mostly known for their ‚Chucks‘- a high-topped sports shoe produced from cotton fiber – which still remains the most popular product in the company’s portfolio.
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    Streetstyle New York: Dress of the week #28 – Britney Salley

    Januar 25th, 2012

    Britney Salley, is originally from South Carolina and we met her in Manhattan. Her outfit grabbed our attention instantly due to the combinition of her sporty Nike sneakers with the fur vest and matching accessories – the earring, the wool hat and the sunglasses. Nice streetstyle Britney, you def. have a sporty state of mind. Congrats!

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    Nike

    April 7th, 2010

    Nike Inc., US manufacturer of sport equipment, first founded in 1964 as Blue Ribbon Sports and officially became Nike, Inc. in 1978. Today, the sport company is the world’s leading supplier of sportswear and a major manufacturer of sport equipment.


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