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Vans and Disney Pixar Teamed Up For Toy Story-themed Sneakers

Toy Story is arguably the biggest animation to have rolled out of Disney’s Pixar since, well, nothing and while the first flick more than a decade old, it is still loved by many. So much so that it is going to get its fourth movie in 2018, after a good eight years hiatus. Between now and 2018, Toy Story fans, who are likely all grown ups, can fill in their misses for this endearing animation with these official collaboration kicks coming from sneakers maker Vans. The Vans x Disney Pixar Toy Story Sneakers Collection boasts several styles with designs inspired by the lovable characters, including the likes of Buzz Lightyear, Bo Peep, Space Aliens, Woody – just to name a few. Continue reading Vans and Disney Pixar Teamed Up For Toy Story-themed Sneakers

Fiat Collaborates With Vans To Create This Handsome 500L You Wished You Could Buy

we are not slave to Fiat’s brand, but we do know a handsome car when we see one and the Fiat 500L-Vans Design Concept is one such example. introduced at the recent Vans US Open of Surfing in Huntington Beach, California, the Fiat 500L-Vans Design Concept is, as its namesake suggests, based on 500L minivan and sports a design reeking with Vans original hi-top shoe which details including vintage palm-patterned canvas, Vans logo stickers on the instrument panel and Vans Waffle Sole on the pedals, as well as in the storage bins. on the outside, the iconic Vans Checkerboard pattern decorates the roof of this two-tone paint job youthful ride, while the step pad, cladding and grilled texture are accented with, you guess it, Vans’ Waffle Sole design. Continue reading Fiat Collaborates With Vans To Create This Handsome 500L You Wished You Could Buy

DEFCON x VANS Syndicate Camouflage Sneakers

can’t get enough of camo gears? awesome. then here something coming your way from VANS Syndicate’s unofficial company DEFCON that would probably put a smile on your face. as the name implies, DEFCON is all about military-inspired design and therefore, as you might have expected, camouflage look would be in the order for these kicks. the DEFCON x VANS Syndicate Camouflage Sneakers, as it is called (well, not quite officially…), comprise of two models inspired by Naval Special Warfare AOR1 and AOR2 camo patterns. the VANS Syndicate models are a non-classified / non ITAR (i.e. international traffic in arms regulations), visually similar versions of the said AOR1 and AOR2 camo patterns that were originally issued to the Naval Special Warfare and subsequently, fielded by all SEAL Teams. Continue reading DEFCON x VANS Syndicate Camouflage Sneakers

Vans x Metallica Signature Shoes

what do a hard rocking band like Metallica has in common with skateboard shoes specialist? probably nothing, except probably for James Hetfield who has a thing for skateboarding but that doesn’t stop the iconic band from collaborating with specialist skateboard shoes maker Vans to debut a quartet of skateboard shoes, dubbed as the Vans x Metallica Signature Shoes. unlike some collaboration that has the artistes’ name slapped on them, the members of Metallica actually had says to the shoes. being a hard rocking metal band, you would expect these kicks to be predominately black (you know. it’s a rock thing) Continue reading Vans x Metallica Signature Shoes

Vans The Original Phone Case

Vans The Original Phone Case - white (L); pink (R)
Vans The Original Phone Case | US$28.00 | www.vans.com

when it comes to a pair of sneakers, the only thing that comes between you and the ground is the sole, which essentially makes grip as the basic criteria for a good pair of kicks. a pair sneakers that boost an excellent grip is not only good for the wearer but that grippy sole might be just as good for an iPhone case. speaking of which, that is exactly what Vans did for the Vans The Original Phone Case, a flexible rubber case that has a replica of Vans’ signature gum rubber waffle sole for its back, a red heel-tag replica on the lower left, a toe cap replica on the top, and Vans logo stamped on the inside of the case. Continue reading Vans The Original Phone Case