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Filipino designers walked in Converse fashion


 Well-respected fashion designers, as well as their younger counterparts show off their lifestyle apparel designs through Philippine Daily Inquirer’s fashion Face-Off 2017 with Converse sneakers brand last March 2 at the East Atrium of EDSA Shangri-La Plaza. The PDI Face-Off is a collaboration with Filipino fashion designers and top brands in the country today.   Fashion designers like Caroline Alaba, JC Buendia, Tipay Caintic, Ito Curata, Mike dela Rosa, Rei Escario, Arcy Gayatin, OJ Hofer, Paolo Miguel Jaofar, Wilbur Lang, Rajo Laurel, Patrick Lazol, Michael Leyva, Andrea Lopa, Daryl Maat, Efren Ocampo, Randy Ortiz, KC Pusing, Philip Rodriguez, Thian Rodriguez, […]


New Balance outs 247 Sport


 Designed with the modern urban lifestyle in mind, Boston-based New Balance Athletics, Inc. recently debuted the latest in New Balance craftsmanship, the 247 Sport. The style itself delivers a package for the ultimate 24/7 performance, all day and all night. The New Balance 247 Sport offers a new look, feel, and fit that draws inspiration from iconic New Balance models to remain grounded with the NB DNA. 247 Sport combines an engineered mesh upper with a neoprene sock construction for a performance inspired technical look, fit, and feel. A reflective welded N logo, reflective collar strap and rubber “sport” tongue […]

Converse Fall-Holiday 2016 Counter Climate Footwear and Apparel Collection Press Preview


 Converse has been around for more than a hundred years and younger generations have found love to this sneakers shoe brand. Why? Because the brand keeps on innovating. Remember when they released the Chuck Taylor All Star II in 2015? The classic Chuck Taylor was given a more comfortable design feature yet retaining that original look that everybody love. This year, Converse produced another great design by coming up with a waterproof sneaker design opt to battling weather head-on this Fall/Holiday 2016 season, combining classic with premium, weatherized features. The debut of the Fall/Holiday 2016 Converse Counter Climate Footwear and Apparel Collection […]


NBA Philippines officially opens third NBA Store in TriNoma Ayala Mall


 Today, 14th day of March 2016, the National Basketball Association (NBA) officially opens its third NBA Store in the Philippines located at the Ground Level, TriNoma Ayala Mall in Quezon City. This third NBA Store brandishes the most comprehensive selections of NBA products from 30 NBA teams including official jerseys, footwear, performance gear, lifestyle apparel, basketballs, toys, and collectibles, according to International  Athletic Trading Company, Inc. (IATC) President and CEO Melvin Lloyd Lim earlier today during the opening ceremony of the NBA Store. Joining Lim, NBA Philippines Managing Director Carlo Singson mentioned the importance of NBA fanbase in sorting locations […]


Why NBA All-Star Ron Harper chose jersey No. 9


 You think that basketball stars just wear their jerseys and had the number on them without specific reasons? Well here’s what Ron Harper has to say on why he chose jersey No. 9 during his stint with Chicago Bulls. “I recalled MJ wearing the jersey No. 9 when he played for the U.S. Team,” said Harper at the opening of the 2nd NBA Store in the Philippines last October 16 at the SM Megamall, Mega Fashion Hall. Managed by International Athletic Trading Company, Inc. (IATC), the new NBA Store will offer basketball enthusiasts authentic NBA merchandise and memorabilia. The store will feature an […]

adidas Marvel Avengers collection.

adidas shows love for Marvel as they launch unique collection for kids and adult


  adidas continues to amaze their consumers as they introduce their newest collection this spring for kids and adult; new footwear and apparel inspired by three superheroes from the blockbuster Marvel Studios film, Avengers: Age of Ultron, which hit global cinemas last April. Avenger fans will surely get hooked by the newest collection that features fresh designs reflecting the unique personalities of the three superheroes: Hulk, Iron Man, and Captain America. Both footwear and apparel are designed for infants, little kids and youth boys; designs included are full head-to-toe outfits with matching accessories to complete every Avenger fans’ wardrobe. The […]


adidas’ Black History Month Collection by Kareem Abdul-Jabbar goes on sale on May 15 at the NBA Store and TriNoma


 adidas and Kareem Abdul-Jabar announced a limited edition Black History Month Collection inspired by the all-time leading scorer and one of the most prominent philanthropists and ambassadors from NBA, Abdul-Jabbar. Each basketball shoe model and specialty packaging features new-to-the-eye sepia tones, inspirational quotes and more details that gives the consumers a vivid journey through four of the most important eras of his historical and record-breaking career. “I was very fortunate to have African-American role models and pioneers I could identify with and learn from as I forged my career in basketball and my personal journey in life,” said Abdul-Jabbar. “Every […]

CONVERSE GEARS UP FOR FALL. #ConversePHFall14 introduces Novel Collection.

Preview of Converse PH Fall 2014 and Novel Collections


 As Converse fan, it’s a privileged for us to be invited to a Converse gathering where the company shows off the latest (and even the oldest) styles and collections. Last Tuesday, August 19, we were invited to preview Converse PH Fall 2014 collection at their office in Ortigas City. We got overwhelmed of the many Converse sneakers and apparel collections that they presented during the event and what made us more excited was the introduction of the Novel Collection such as CONS Weapon which became popular back in the 80s. NBA fanatics would remember this. Converse also got nostalgic with the […]

A-LISTER. Emma Mary Tiglao wears Converse.

Emma Mary Tiglao wears Converse Chuck Taylor All Star Classic


 Bb. Pilipinas 2014 Top 15 Finalists Emma Mary Tiglao wears Converse apparel and shoes during the Sneakers Clash event held at Ayala Fairview Terraces last May 10, 2014. Emma sported a carnation pink Converse tank top that matches a skimpy jeans shorts and a pink Chuck Taylor All Star Classic Low Top Sneakers. (RELATED: Bb. Pilipinas Coronation Night winners) Emma was part of the A-List models presented during the Sneakers Clash event. (RELATED: Sneakers Clash transforms your Converse into a unique work of art) Viewed 51093 times by 4979 viewers ADMINJuan Manila Express is a magazine-themed blog of different niche from […]

A-LIST. A-List models represent Converse Philippines Spring Summer 2014 collections.

Sneakers Clash transforms your Converse into a unique work of art


 The return of Converse Chuck Taylor All Star 70’s headlined the simultaneous activities of the Spring Summer collection, a dash of colored design and artworks blended “to paint the town red,” according to Kate Oliva, marketing and advertising manager of Converse Philippines. The series of events is dubbed “Sneakers Clash” where the public are invited to step into a kaleidoscope world where squeaky clean totes, shirts and sneakers will be spun in a Clash Box to come out with different colors to be transformed into unique work of art. The launch was held at Ayala Fairview Center on May 10, […]