Back for Spring 2015 Vans Surf introduces Joel Tudor’s latest signature collection. Blending a personal mixture of insightful function and classic aesthetics, Joel’s line sees a timeless mash-up of military meets aloha with muted color pallets and splashes of retro patterns. The lightweight range features a vintage ’60s boardshort silhouette, zip canvas jacket and Malibu print button-up, along with a slim fitting cargo short and logo-ed tees. The collection also boasts footwear support with the inclusion of the new Comino slip-on and premium leather Richardson sandal as well as Vans’ staple the Nexpa Synthetic sandal. More info and a list of authorized dealers at Vans.com.
Vans Syndicate once again taps team pro Jason Dill on it’s latest collaborative sneaker release. Dill’s stylish return features an off-white canvas OG Authentic “S” dawning the dude’s own pen-scribble artwork throughout and full color picture of his face emblazoned on the tongue. The limited delivery drops at authorized Vans Syndicate dealer on February 7. Jason Dill, Vans Syndicate
Honoring 20 years of innovative brand heritage, Vans Snow introduces the 2014 Mountain Edition hybrid apparel collection. Pulling from the company’s iconic surf and skate styles, the street inspired snow line features climate-friendly material treatments on both the Stinson ($110) and Rutherford ($130) jackets as well as the Tanka ($120 USD) and Cabrillo ($100) woven shirt-jackets. Each classic silhouette showcases Vans’ hollow-yarn fabric construction, an advanced water-repellent finish and the exclusive Mountain Edition logo. The 2014 Mountain Edition collection is available through select retailers and online at here.
Repping the company’s top-tier collections, Vans Syndicate taps the Odd Future crew for it’s latest co-branded shoe release. A collaborative delivery between artist and label, Vans unveils the special edition Old Skool Pro “S” with OFWGKTA front man Tyler, the Creator. Retrofitting the classic silhouette, the Pro “S” features premium suede uppers of black, blue, camel and red, atop custom gum rubber soles. Hits of original ‘Golf Wang’ artwork show up on the tongue, footbed and embroidered heel. Odd Futures limited edition Old Skool Pro “S” ($75 USD) is available exclusively through Vans Syndicate stockists.Odd Future, Tyler The Creator
Vans Surfupdates it’s popular take on the traditional footwear silhouette, with three new Foghorn styles for Spring 2013. Offered in red, black and pewter colorways, the latest release features a waxed twill upper, Vans’ UltraCush triple density EVA foam outsole and classic boat shoe lace design. The Foghorn ($65 USD) is available worldwide. For more info and online stocking at vans.com.
Popping the pro model cherry, Geoff Rowley introduced his first signature skateboard shoe in 1999, sparking a vulcanized revolution and inspiring future footwear design throughout the sport. 14 years later, Rowley and Vans pay homage to the classic release with the debut of the skate legends latest [Rowley] Pro edition for Spring 2013. Featuring Vans’ updated PRO VULC construction and modern cushioning technology, the still-original silhouette is offered in three classic colorways, as well as a special edition all-white Motörhead collaboration, honoring Rowley’s favorite British band. The [Rowley] Pro is available through Vans retailers worldwide and online at vans.com. For more info and Rowley’s own video testimonials jump.Geoff Rowley
Released with the brand’s 2013 Fall/Winter line, Vans delivers the Encinitas Crew Neck Fleece in an all over palmtree camo print. Coupled with busy design, the midweight pullover dawns contrasting ribbed brown cuff, hem and necklines, as well as an understated brand hit with a classic Vans OTW patch on the left chest. Named after the small coastal California surf town, for obvious reasons, the Encinitas Crew Neck ($45 USD) is available at select Vans retailers worldwide.pullover
Supporting the brand’s exclusive California Collection, Vans introduces it’s latest variation on the Authentic silhouette, with the CA Stained release for Spring/Summer 2012. Featuring a distress stained canvas upper, brown waxed laces and leather Vans labeling, the latest California pack is offered in light blue and olive. The Vans Stained Collection ($65 USD) is available through retail and online at DQM.Vans, Vans California
Vans California has recently dropped a pair of sophisticated takes on the Era 59, which together comprise the “Nubuck & Wool” Pack. Optioned in green and black colorways, each colorway of course holds true to the name in featuring nubuck and wool upper construction. Waxed laces accompany each set, while a contrasting midsole has been placed underneath. Check your nearest Vans California dealer for availability.Nubuck & Wool, Vans, Vans California