Who is Chuck Taylor you ask? Chuck Taylor was a basketball player and is known for his Chuck Taylor All Star sneaker (CTAS), which is the best selling basketball shoe in history. Converse sneakers are considered to be the most recognizable shoes in the world. Chuck Taylors are made by Converse, who over the years have filed for bankruptcy multiple times and were sold to Nike. Zumiez carries the original low top and high top converse shoes as well as Chuck Taylors and Chuck Taylor All Stars. Whether you call them Converse or Chuck Taylors, they are the same iconic shoe that when worn feel nostalgic.