The classic lace-up never goes out of style, with contrast stitching and a rubber toe cap. The first basketball-specific shoe was the Converse All-Star, released in 1917, and Converse has been producing sporty, iconic American sneakers ever since. Wear them with just about anything. Color(s): white. Brand: CONVERSE. Style Name: Converse Chuck Taylor High Top Sneaker (Women). Style Number: 91781 21. Available in stores.