Sk8 Hi


DEFCON x Vans Sk8-Hi Notchback Pro

May 29, 2017

Roll call on the DEFCON x Vans Sk8-Hi Notchback Pro: premium waterproof and flame retardant Wolverine Pig Suede styling, water-resistant uppers, Dri-Lex lining, gusseted tongue, military detailing from DEFCON identity to BDU specs, Ultracush footbeds, Hesh Goat embossed heel stamp and a durable reverse lug outsole with knurled texture foxing tape. So yes, while this [...]

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Blends x Vans Vault Sk8-Hi Reissue Zip LX “Peacoat”

May 3, 2016

Southern California-based boutique Blends partners up with Vans Vault to recreate the classic Sk8-Hi model once again with their fifth installment of the duo’s signature ‘Bone Jazz-Stripe’ series. A close similarity to the original model that released in 2013, these feature a rich dark-blue “Peacoat” premium leather upper. The shoe’s sport a modest balance of [...]

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Vans CA Leather Sk8-Hi “Henna”

October 9, 2015

Vans CA unveils a new take on the classic Sk8-Hi. The Vans CA Leather Sk8-Hi “Henna” denotes an oiled full grain leather upper in a lush brown tone equipped with a modern cupsole for the utmost comfort. A padded collar continues to that end while a leather liner and waxed laces aid the shoe’s streamlined [...]

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Zio Ziegler x Vans Sk8-Hi Collab: A Fine Piece of Art

March 31, 2015

Anyone who partners up with Vans has chosen right. Time and time again, collaborative pieces of work have managed to capture our attention and this time around, it is Zio Ziegler’s art that we are taking a look at. Together, Zio Ziegler x Vans have turned the classic Vans Sk8-Hi into a phenomenal art piece [...]

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Vans CA Sk8-Hi “Varsity Stripe”

June 11, 2014

Zipped up and draped in white, the new Vans CA Sk8-Hi “Varsity Stripe” offers a new summer option in top shelf form. Taking the iconic Vans Sk8-Hi and giving it a luxurious leather upper and a heel zipper, this take is dressed in U.S.A. hues. A white upper holds a navy blue swoop and striped [...]

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Vans Sk8-Hi Reissue ‘Leather & 14oz’ Pack

February 11, 2014

Dropping soon is an abundance of new Vans Sk8-Hi‘s. In addition to he Sk8-Hi zips, these new kicks are set to be in stores starting now and in the coming weeks. The ‘Leather & 14oz’ pack provides premium materials on a great canvas. Dressed in predominately leather, the upper provides great neutrality based upon the [...]

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Vans Vault Sk8-Hi “Mickey Mouse”

July 4, 2013

The Vans Vault has opened up today to reveal a Vans Sk8-Hi silhouette that is sure to go over well with the big kids out there. Teaming up with Disney results in the canvas panels on this pair being graced by all over print Mickey Mouse faces displaying various emotions. Shock, merriment or mischief they [...]

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Christian Hosoi x Vans Sk8-Hi Notchback Pro

June 8, 2013

The Vans Sk8-Hi Notchback Pro gets a bit of help from Christian Hosoi who in turn gives us an elegant sneaker that is more than meets the eye. On the surface the royal blue suede upper is met with white leather accents and hits of red on the eyelet and tongue but there is more [...]

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Blends x Vans Vault Sk8-Hi Zip LX “Bone”

March 8, 2013

Cheers to 10 years of Blends, the Southern California boutique. To celebrate the occasion, Vans and Blends collaborate on a Vans Vault Sk8-Hi. The result: “Bone.” The staple jazz stripe becomes a bone in this lethal remix of the silhouette. The upper is given a lush leather treatment with a gun metal zipper on the [...]

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Vans x Marvel Collaborative Collection – Era and Sk8-Hi Reissue

February 18, 2013

Vans and Marvel have announced a footwear collection featuring the most iconic Super Heroes of all time. The collection will launch with Iron Man and Spider-Man, each individually depicted on Vans Classic silhouettes, with a second delivery in March featuring the most powerful Super Hero team in the world: The Avengers. Taking on the signature [...]

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Stussy x Vans Sk8 Hi “Year of the Snake”

January 18, 2013

Vans is not one to be left out of the Year Of The Snake festivities and they have brought Stussy along for the ride. The Vans Sk8 Hi is treated as the party favor and decked out in a reptile print upper with suede accents. If a snake slithering across the outsole and and on [...]

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Vans Vault Fall 2012 Sk8-Hi Boat Strap LX

August 6, 2012

Vans continues to find ways to tweak their classic sneakers. Here we have a new take on the Vans Vault Sk8-Hi with a Boat Strap for Fall 2012. Two colors will be made available (java and taupe), with each sneaker being made up of canvas, jute, and premium leather. If you look closely at the [...]

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