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What is the connection between Ella Fitzgerald and Millie Bobby Brown? It's 1917: the year the singer was born and the year the actress's beloved shoe, the Chuck Taylor All Star, was invented.
The Now The development of -iconic shoes was not only important for the future popularity among the A-listers, but he invented the sneaker as we know it with his rubber soled basketball shoe, a style that still exists today is enormously popular. (Related: The New Miley Cyrus – Converse Collab Includes Both Platforms And Glitter)
Converse has been producing its bestselling Chuck Taylor All Stars for over 1
Everyone from Millie to Rihanna to Julia Roberts rocks a pair of Chucks from time to time, proving they can be worn with just about any outfit.
Their functional and ultra-comfortable design as well as their chic silhouette make them a shopper favorite. The classic high top is Zappos 'number one selling shoe and the low top is Zappos' most popular shoe (just do not ask us between the two). In fact, these two styles alone have more than 7,900 almost perfect ratings. Related: Converse Kicks Get an Athletic Upgrade )
"What more can you say about Chuck Taylors? They are the quintessential classics – timeless, adaptable and versatile – never outmoded or out of the ordinary," writes one Reviewer. "I have worn Converse (mostly Chucks and also some Jack Purcells) for eons, and I keep coming back for the great style, price, and overall good humor that they seem to create, simply through the security of the Internet Airport – an added bonus, I think I'll probably be buried in a pair of Chuck Taylors. "
Buy the original all-time bestselling sneakers at Zappos.com for for just $ 50 low-tops and $ 55 for the high-tops .
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This story originally appeared on InStyle.com by Laura Reilly.