Vans OTW: The Blackouts in Jamaica

MusicComments ⋅ Feb 23, 2012
In 2011 Vans OTW and The Blackouts, Ako and Atiba Jefferson, set out to create a free reggae compilation featuring music from VP Records’ vast catalog of artists. VP Records houses the best in reggae and dance hall music and Ako and Atiba spent...

The Blackouts x Vans OTW Larkin Decon

StyleComments ⋅ Apr 7, 2011
Vans unveils a new set of sneakers produced alongside OTW crew members The Blackouts, otherwise known as Ako and Atiba Jefferson. Together they deconstructed the Larkin by removing all padding to refine the silhouette, applied premium black mater...

Vans OTW: Asia Launch Party in Shanghai Video

VideosComments ⋅ Sep 29, 2010
To compliment the recent Vans OTW Asia Launch Party in Shanghai coverage, we present to you a video of the events as well as short candid responses from the Vans OTW Advocates. To help promote the lifestyle-driven Vans OTW cause, a group of Advocates...

Vans OTW: Asia Launch Party in Shanghai

EditorialComments ⋅ Sep 20, 2010
For the fall 2010 season, Vans launched an all new range of footwear titled OTW. A derivative of the original slogan “Off The Wall”, the collection was created in hopes of pushing a distinct lifestyle agenda. While the design of the f...

Vans OTW: The Blackouts

CultureComments ⋅ Aug 3, 2010
Here’s another episode from the Vans OTW series. The clip features the music duo, The Blackouts: Atiba & Ako Jefferson. The pair talk about style, skateboarding, music, their design and each other. Enjoy!