Vans Mt. Edition Low “S” Canvas Series

The new Syndicate series from Vans brings some freshness to 4 classic models. Each model includes a super sturdy build featuring a new foot bed and added foam padding in the upper. Color variations and artist collaborations are added to the mix as well. My favorite is the MT. Edition Low was originally developed in Japan as a BMX / Mountain Bike shoe. Fully functional …

Five Three Custom Vans

Seth Brau's Five Three Footwear specializes in customizing Vans with funkadelic, one-of-a-kind patterns. He starts with a plain white pair of Authentics, Slipons or Chukka Boots; creates the design using fabric markers and sprays them with waterproofing to seal in the color. A native of La Jolla, CA and student at NYU, Brau does the customization thing for the passion of it. Of course, he's …

Mandala Vans SK8-HI

These SK8-HI Vans were in a few Parisian shops and I have yet to see them here in the US. Therefor, I suspect they are a European only edition. Regardless, the mandala-esque print is loud and fantastique.