LoveChuckTaylors: Chucks as Rockabilly and Punkrock Shoes

LoveChuckTaylors: All the Attitude without the Headache

People have been wearing Converse’s Chucks Taylors, also known as “Chucks,” for decades. In the beginning, Chucks were sneakers for athletes, like professional basketball players, and were only available in a handful of colors.

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As the popularity grew, Chucks came in an assortment of colors, became associated with punk rockers and rockabillys and are now a staple in modern retro fashion. Fortunately for punk rock and vintage fashion lovers, Kelly, a sneaker aficionado and owner of the U.S. based Etsy shop, Love Chuck Taylors, is the master at custom making Converse Chuck Taylors.

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Custom Rockabilly Shoes
Rockabilly culture has adored Chucks since the 1950s, and Love Chuck Taylors has taken classic prints and designs and made these sneakers more fashionable than ever. Faux leopard print fur, polka dots and houndstooth are all part of the shop’s rockabilly collection.

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These exclusive designs are handmade and featured on the tongue and back strip of the shoe. Pair them up with a sexy pinup skirt and t-shirt, and you’ll have the ultimate rockabilly casual look!

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Custom Rock and Roll and Punk Shoes
For those with an edgier aesthetic when it comes to fashion, the shop also offers Chucks with silver and gold studs and spikes. Do-it-yourself projects is a trend, and there is a mass of tutorials on the Internet instructing us how to spike and stud Chucks.

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More often than not, this project is tedious and time consuming, and you end up ruining a perfectly good pair of sneakers. Save yourself the time and headache by letting this shop figure out the small details that make these kicks head turners.

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All these customized and affordable Chucks come in low or high tops, in any color or size and will ship internationally. If you don’t see a color or design of your liking, Kelly will custom make any pair of Chucks especially for you. These Chucks aren’t just for the rockabellas, because they are available for men and children, too! Her love and dedication is obvious in every pair made. See for yourself by perusing through the glowing reviews on her Etsy site!

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