Converse Womens Chuck Taylor All Star Ox Trainers in Black. Designed in 1917, the All Star was a canvas shoe aimed at pro basketball players. In the 1920's, Converse salesman Charles 'Chuck' Taylor made improvements that are still used in 2014. 44.99 Select Colour: Select Size: Customer Reviews... 4.6 stars, based on 19 reviews Read 19 Reviews Write a Review SHOW ME MORE ITEMS FROM Converse TweetFabric: Textile upper and lining. Man made sole.Product Care: We recommend removing any light marks with a clean damp sponge or cloth.Style: Vulcanised.