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Vans In the Chair Rider Spotlight: Mark Landvik

09 February 2012, 17.59 | Posted in snowboarding, videos | No comments »

Vans latest episode of In the Chair features Pro Snowboarder Mark Landvik at his home in Bellingham, WA talking about his adventures filming the Art of Flight and his newfound woodworking hobby.

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Vans Stage 4 | Behind The Scenes

09 February 2012, 14.38 | Posted in Shoes, Skateboarding, videos | No comments »

Get at at the research and development that went into making the Vans Stage 4. Pfanner, Allen, Ferguson, and Crockett lace up and put the shoes to the test.


Vans | Stage 4

07 February 2012, 13.01 | Posted in Shoes, Skateboarding | No comments »

Vans introduces the Stage 4, skateboarding’s first-ever vulcanized cupsole shoe design! Developed in four testing stages with Vans team riders Gilbert Crockett, Chima Ferguson, Andrew Allen and Chris Pfanner, the Stage 4 Low and Mid styles are the first to offer Vans’ revolutionary WAFFLECUP technology. Check out the other styles after the jump.

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Vans Introduces the Surfjitsu

02 February 2012, 15.54 | Posted in Shoes, slippers, surfing | 1 comment »

Vans introduces the Surfjitsu. Inspired by traditional martial arts shoes, the slim, Slip-On styled Surf Siders come in a range of materials including 100% natural hemp, canvas and corduroy and feature a removable and washable Vanslite footbed, ultra-flexible outsole and water-based glues and inks. Available in six colorways this season including a hemp espadrille style, a blue corduroy shoe for Vans Surf team rider Dane Gudauskas and a special model for artist Neil Blender featuring insole artwork. Get a look at the colorways after the jump.

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Vans Half Cab 20th Anniversary Supreme Edition

26 January 2012, 13.39 | Posted in Skateboarding, special editions, videos | No comments »

In celebration of the 20th anniversary of the greatest skate shoe of all time, the Vans Half Cab, Vans will be dropping one new and exclusive limited edition 20th Anniversary Half Cab colorway every month throughout the course of the year. Beginning in January, Vans and Supreme take us back to where it all started with a limited edition (20 pairs worldwide!) hand-cut and duct-taped Vans Caballero high top. Each pair individually cut, numbered and signed by Cab himself and available exclusively at select Supreme Stores worldwide while supplies last.

Vans Authentic | Rad Pack

21 January 2012, 14.39 | Posted in movies, Sneakers | 2 comments »

We love this new pack from Vans Authentic for obvious reasons. An homage to the movie that made rad a household word, the Vans Authentic Rad Pack comes in red, blue, and black and is available right now at DQM. Individual looks after the jump.

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Vans | Jeff Grosso’s Loveletters to Skateboarding – Episode 5

17 January 2012, 14.05 | Posted in Skateboarding, videos | No comments » presents episode 5 of Jeff Gross’s lovetters to Skateboarding. In this episode Jeff sits down with Jeff Tatum, the innovator of the backside ollie to learn more about its origin.

Iggy x Vans

13 January 2012, 21.33 | Posted in artist collaboration, collabs, Shoes, videos | No comments »

More from Vans is the epic collab with punk rock pioneer Iggy Pop for a signature shoe. Check out this video to learn what inspired his dance moves and to hear amazing quotes like, “I’d take a tab of acid and I thought I was James Brown and Geronimo!”

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Vans Introduces Lupe Fiasco and Chris Kong as OTW Advocates

13 January 2012, 21.09 | Posted in artist collaboration, videos | 1 comment »

Vans introduces the 2012 OTW advocates Lupe Fiasco and Chris Kong. The two join Eric Elms and Dimitri Coste as creative forces collaborating with OTW designers. Lupe and Chris will join the OTW crew in Berlin next Wednesday for a special launch event at the Bread & Butter trade show. The experience kicks off January 18th with a live musical appearance by Lupe Fiasco, Yasiin Bey (formerly known as Mos Def) and The Patta Sound System.

Adventures with Chris | X-Mas Special

23 December 2011, 15.38 | Posted in Skateboarding, videos | No comments »

Adventures with Chris is back with a special Christmas episode. While working on decorating his house the Vans crew tells Chris what they want for Christmas.