This Converse All-Star Pro BB is Inspired By Kobe’s OG “Grinch” Colorway
The Converse All Star Pro BB “Nocturnal” adds a fresh twist to the brand’s latest performance basketball shoe with the addition of a glow-in-the-dark sole unit. In vibe, it carries a cheeky nod to a previous holiday edition of an Eric Avar classic– the Nike Zoom Kobe VI “Grinch”. In practice, the shoe also celebrates Converse’s two-decades-long legacy of experimentation with phosphorescence.
Converse initiated glow-in-the-dark designs in 1987, when both uppers and outsoles of the Chuck were first illuminated. This was a step in the continued evolution of the icon — pushing beyond prints to augment the presence of the sneaker on the streets. Now, with the All-Star Pro BB, the luminous look adds to the energetic statements made on the shoe’s upper since the silhouette’s debut in April.
The Converse All Star Pro BB “Nocturnal” AKA “Grinch” releases December 12th in China, followed by a Stateside release on and December 15th on Converse.com
Converse All-Star Pro BB “Grinch/Nocturnal”
Style Code: 166322C
Color: Bold Lime/Black/Volt
China Release Date: December 13th, 2019
North America Release Date: December 15th, 2019
Where to Buy:
Converse.com @ 10 am ET