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Classic Converse shoes are about to get an adorable upgrade. Nike, which owns Converse, teamed up with Sanrio to bring you cute sneakers, bags and more — all with a Hello Kitty theme!
The Hello Kitty x Converse collection is just as sweet as you might imagine and features lots of pink and darling bow accents on some of your favorite shoes.
The collection will be available to shop at Converse.com and Sanrio.com, along with select retailers, beginning on Aug. 16. So you can get these sneakers on your kids’ feet just in time for them to go back to school! Is that perfect timing or what?
Plus, The Hello Kitty x Converse collection is unisex and ranges from kids’ sizes all the way to men’s size 13. Because items will retail between $50 and $100, you won’t break the bank shopping these items, either!
Here’s a sneak peek at what the Converse x Hello Kitty collaboration has to offer:
1. Hi-Top Hello Kitty Sneakers
These Hi-Top sneakers couldn’t be a more perfect representation of classic-meets-cute. The bow accents and bright pink coloring add a fun touch to sneakers that will never go out of style.
2. Suede Sneakers
The polka dot accents and peek-a-boo Hello Kitty on the cut-out star give these timeless sneakers a playful side.
3. Mini Duffle Bag
This Hello Kitty-printed duffle bag will be great for storing gym clothes or carrying items for a sleepover. Plus, it’s cute to boot!
4. Hello Kitty And Friends Hi-Tops
Hello Kitty fans will appreciate that these Hi-Tops that feature more of Hello Kitty’s friends. Because the more adorable creatures you can pack into this collaboration, the better!
5. Cross Body Bag
This bag can easily be tossed over your kid’s shoulder and carried to class while housing pencils and more, keeping him or her prepared and looking good all at the same time.
Converse isn’t the first company to team up with Hello Kitty for cool designs, of course. Brands such as Puma, ASOS, Pottery Barn Teen and ColourPop have all come out with Hello Kitty-themed items in the past, too, and been hugely popular. Everyone just loves this little kitty!