Della x Vans Classics Collection

StyleComments ⋅ Jan 7, 2014
In its latest collaborative enterprise, Vans teams with socially responsible fashion brand Della to release a capsule collection consisting of footwear and matching accessories. Founded by Tina Tangalakis, Della is a Los Angeles-based label that empl...

Ray Barbee x Vans Limited-Edition Pack

StyleComments ⋅ Jan 7, 2014
American skater Ray Barbee and Vans come together to produce a limited-edition pack of two silhouettes. The Era ’46 Pro comes with a black suede upper while the Old Skool ’92 Pro appears in grey. Both silhouettes feature white contrast st...

Vans Crockett Pro

StyleComments ⋅ Jan 3, 2014
In celebrating one of its legendary riders with a new shoe release just earlier this week, Vans was careful not to leave its new blood neglected. Long lusted by the message board faithful, Vans has finally released Gilbert Crockett’s first sign...

Weirdo Dave x Vans Syndicate Authentic “China Girl Summer”

StyleComments ⋅ Jan 3, 2014
Partly punk manifesto yet completely palatable to the less radical, renowned ‘zine maker Weirdo Dave teams up with Vans Syndicate for a new rendition of the Authentic silhouette, dubbed “China Girl Summer.” Fresh off of his work for...

Vans California “Ombre Dyed” Pack

StyleComments ⋅ Jan 2, 2014
Fresh from Vans California for the new year is this “Ombre Dyed” pack featuring two colorways of the Era CA. Both options feature a unique ombre dye effect atop a patterned base. First up is the dyed cheetah colorway, which features an al...

Gosha Rubchinskiy x Vans Old Skool

StyleComments ⋅ Jan 2, 2014
Up-and-coming Russian designer Gosha Rubchinskiy has collaborated with Vans to produce his take on the classic Old Skool. Part of the designer’s Spring/Summer 2014 collection, which has been produced in collaboration with COMME des GARCONS, the...

A Closer Look at the Vans Classics Sk8-Hi “Year of the Horse” Pack

StyleComments ⋅ Dec 30, 2013
After offering a preview of the hi-top earlier this month, here’s a closer look at this special four-piece capsule collection from Vans Classics in celebration of the Chinese Zodiac Year of the Horse. The “Year of the Horse” Sk8-Hi...

Vans OTW 2014 Spring “XPerf” Ludlow Pack

StyleComments ⋅ Dec 27, 2013
Looking ahead to Spring 2014, Vans’ OTW division presents a new take on its beloved Ludlow silhouette. The “XPerf” pack finds the sneaker offered in two colorways, each outfitted with premium perforated leather for performance and d...

A Closer Look At the Vans Syndicate x 8FIVE2 2013 Collection

StyleComments ⋅ Dec 27, 2013
First introduced last week with a quaint clip filmed in Hong Kong, Vans Syndicate and 8FIVE2 have allowed us a more in-depth look at their collaboration. The Half Cab “S” and Authentic “S” silhouettes have been executed in a s...

Vans Sk8-Hi Reissue “Year of the Horse” Pack

StyleComments ⋅ Dec 18, 2013
Following up on a pair previously forecasted in our coverage at Agenda this summer, Vans unveils its full intentions with a special reissue of its Sk8-Hi silhouette for 2014. July gave us a first look at the ‘Chili Pepper’ rendition of th...

8FIVE2 & Vans Syndicate Introduce New Collaboration

StyleComments ⋅ Dec 16, 2013
As evidenced by past projects with Slam City Skates and Streetmachine, Vans Syndicate continues to promote the finer skate shops around the world with thoughtful, premium collaborative releases. Again working with Hong Kong’s 8FIVE2 Shop, the t...

Bows & Arrows x Vans Vault “Have a Nice Trip” Video

StyleComments ⋅ Dec 16, 2013
California-based footwear specialists Bows & Arrows has teamed up with heritage skateboarding imprint Vans on a Vans Vault silhouette to wrap up 2013. To anticipate the drop, a video titled “Have a Nice Trip” has surfaced showcasing t...

Pendleton x Vans Japan 2013 Fall/Winter Collection

StyleComments ⋅ Dec 16, 2013
Pendleton Woolen Mills and Vans Japan recently came together for a special Fall/Winter 2013 collection. The lineup features the Era, Sk8-Hi, and the Slip On, all reinterpreted using Pendleton’s trademark wool for their uppers with brown suede a...

Vans OTW Perspectives with Gilbere Forte

MusicComments ⋅ Dec 11, 2013
Having recently linked with photographer Mel D Cole, Vans OTW continues its Perspectives web series with its follow up episode featuring 26-year-old emcee Gilbere Forte. In this piece, Forte talks about how film influenced his early interest in music...

Vans 2013 Holiday Era 59 “Native Camo”

StyleComments ⋅ Nov 27, 2013
Dubbed the “Native Camo,” the Vans Era 59 gets a brand new combination of motifs for the holidays. Featuring canvas construction with black accents and a matching leather heel, the kicks sport an all-over Native American-inspired pattern...