Pride Month is right around the corner and it looks like big brands and establishments are already finding their own little ways to celebrate love and equality—you may have seen LEGO's Everyone is Awesome figurines, for example. Another famous brand that has consistently supported the LGBTQ+ community is Converse. You may have seen their 2020 Pride-themed sneakers—the American shoe company has actually been releasing new styles in celebration of Pride Month for years. This 2021 marks their sixth annual Pride Collecton and as with previous releases, it features their timeless sneakers decked out in vibrant rainbow designs!
Converse tapped artists from all around the world to make a stylish and eye-catching line of shoes that is both created for and by members of the the LGBTQ+ community. Below, we round up some of the pairs you can shop locally.
Converse Pride Collection 2021
If you're looking for a classic and wearable style with just a touch of chromatic colors, check out the high-cut Chuck 70 sneakers. It features a predominantly cream-colored extrerior with a vibrant rainbow swirling around on the outer side. The inner side keeps it simpler with a clean, no-frills look, though the Converse All Star logo can be seen rocking a prismatic pattern. Plus, the inner side of the tongue has the words "find your pride" printed in thick black font and the sole is decked out in a gradient rainbow.
Check it out:
The low-cut Chuck Taylor All Star goes for a more springtime-ready look with floral illustrations that sport all colors of the rainbow adorning the outer side of the stark white sneaker. The "find your pride" slogan can be seen on the footbed and the sole is decked out in rainbow colors, too!
Take a look:
For those looking for Pride-themed pieces that are as loud and unique as can be, check out these high-cut Chuck Taylors. On one side of each sneaker, you'll see a floral pattern in bright colors that give off major hippie vibes. On the other side, every shade of the rainbow is stylized into a cool geometric pattern.
Feast your eyes:
Aside from sneakers, Converse's Pride Collection also includes a stylish pair of slides—perfect for lounging around at home or heading on chill summer adventures. The slip-ons sport a black footbed, punctuating the eye-catching multi-colored ilustrations on the thick straps.
Check them out:
The 2021 Converse Pride Collection is available on Zalora.
For more information, log on to Converse Philippines' Facebook page.
This story originally appeared on Spot.ph. Minor edits have been made by the Preview.ph editors.
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