Vans Old Skool Dress Blue & True White

October 20, 2017

The first of Vans’ shoes to adorn the iconic side stripe, the Old Skool is a skate style classic. Constructed with canvas uppers, the side stripe decorates this pair in a white leather, contrasting the rich blue colour-way. Built to last, these Old Skool’s boast re-enforced toe caps and sturdy soles with the signature waffle [...]

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mastermind JAPAN x Vans Mountain Edition

October 13, 2017

Although mastermind JAPAN has undergone changes in abundance over the past few years, the Japanese-based brand seems strong and stable as 2017 comes to a close. Consistent collaborative efforts persists as the new year comes into view with a first look at this upcoming partnering release with Vans. Opting to canvas the Mountain Edition, a [...]

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Hender Scheme MIP 04

July 6, 2017

Created within Hender Scheme’s infamous “Hommage” collection, the MIP 04 is based on a classic footwear icon. Inspired the Vans Authentic, this upscale version is handcrafted in Japan with premium vegetable tanned leathers that tribute the skate shoe’s signature shape and styling. Fashioned with an undyed finish, this silhouette ages to perfection with wear, resulting [...]

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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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C2H4 x Pros x Vans “Re-Blue Project”

August 16, 2016

Los Angeles-based C2H4 takes deconstructed collaborations to a greater, more much creative highpoint in their latest venture with Vans. With an assist from Pros by CH, Vans offers up both the Old Skool ($315) and Slip-On ($280) for what has been dubbed the “Re-Blue Project.” Carefully and with extreme execution, both of the styles are [...]

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Vans Old Skool Varsity Blue Leather

July 8, 2016

Not too long ago we saw Vans release their 2016 U.S. Open Of Surfing Collection that included classic Vans silhouettes such as the Authentic, Old Skool and Sk8-Hi. Today we take a look at a new colorway of the Vans Old Skool that is beginning to arrive at retailers. This pair features a distressed leather [...]

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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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Takashi Murakami x Vans Slip-On

October 26, 2015

Superflat styling sees Cali canvas take on an all-new meaning on the Takashi Murakami x Vans Slip-On. Today finds the slip-on silo acting as accent and accessory, bringing colorful personality to a clean, dressy casual get-up. Check out styled shots of this Murakami makeup in the photos below. And remember to check your local stockists [...]

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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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WTAPS x Vault by Vans Fall/Winter 2015 Collection

September 10, 2015

With fall just around the corner, WTAPS and Vault by Vans renew their ongoing partnership for another new collection. This time keying on the OG Era LX, a classic three-piece collection takes bold steps forward through simplicity and color blocking. Constructed in a clean white canvas upper, each shoe is offset by a vulcanized midsole [...]

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Vans Premium Leather Old Skool Zip Collection

June 27, 2015

Often viewed as simply a skate shoe with limited wearability beyond that, Vans aims to heighten the sartorial appeal of their Old Skool Zip with a new premium leather assortment this summer. Offered in red, white and black colorways, the Vans Leather Old Skool Zip Collection highlights premium leather construction married to side zip detailing [...]

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Supreme x Vans Old Skool Summer Collection Releasing This Week

May 27, 2015

Following up the release of their collaborative White Castle collection, Supreme and Vans are back together yet again to deliver a fresh new three-piece Old Skool offering for the Summer. Utilizing perforated leather detailing throughout each of their respective uppers, white midsoles, leather interior linings and tonal Sidestripe branding serves as the common denominator. Flush [...]

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