first look: converse x marimekko

a new collection of cool prints for fall!

by faran krentcil

Confession: We pop into Crate + Barrel almost every weekend to check out their vast selection of Marimekko fabrics. The Helsinki-based company has made their bold prints a fashion staple since the Sixties, when their shift dresses helped fuel the new Mod movement.

Converse just released photos of their new collaboration with the label, which debuts this August.  Obviously, we're not psyched to wait another two months, but at least we can dream...