Vans Spring/Summer 2013 Kids Collection Neon Releases - Vans has included many Neon releases with this seasons kids collection. Classics and newer Vans models can be seen from a mile away boasting bright uppers and/or details. If your kid has an eccentric personality, pick up a pair of the rad Neon Green Leopard print Big School’s with Velcro closure. Wooaaahhh Maan!
Or, if your kid’s more of the modest type but is into subtle flair, the eye-catching Black and Neon Yellow Pop Authentics are the way to go.
There is something bright for every kid this SS13 from Vans.
Vans x Marvel Heroes “Off The Wall TV” Episode - Vans and Marvel Entertainment have announced a new collection of collabo footwear featuring some of Marvel’s iconic Super Heroes. In celebration of this special work effort, Marvel’s iconic Super Heroes learn to skateboard with a little help from legend, Steve Caballero.
Vans x Marvel Comics Footwear Collection - Vans and Marvel Entertainment have announced a new collection of collabo footwear featuring some of Marvel’s iconic Super Heroes. The collection will feature Iron Man, Spider-Man and The Avengers each individually portrayed on classic Vans models for adults, kids and toddlers.
Although the initial release will include really cool Spider-Man and Iron Man Vans Eras and Sk8-His, your kids will have to wait about a month for their release which will boast the power of The Avengers. The Avengers collection release will include a Sk8-Hi and Era for adults and kids, along with a Slip-On for your toddlers featuring the bold cast of the beloved all-star team. The Sk8-His will highlight Iron Man, Captain America, the Hulk and Thor while the Eras and Slip-Ons will feature a super-team collage on the front and back of the shoes.
Retail prices will range from $37 - $50 for toddlers and kids models at select Vans retailers.
Stay tuned for a glimpse at Vans and Marvel OffTheWall.Tv episode which features the Marvel heroes on skateboards and legendary skate hero, Steve Caballero.
Vans Kids Fall 2013 Animal Slip-Ons - Last year, Vans released a few pairs of kid-sized slip-ons featuring smiling or snarling animal faces. There was a shark, a fish, a monkey, a panda, a smirking pink leopard and quite few more. For Fall 2013, Vans will be adding a few wild beasts to their lil zoo. A lion, a wolf, a badger and a scary monster that looks like Gossamer from the Looney Tunes, will be featured on tiny slip-ons available sometime around September (we assume).
Vans x Hello Kitty Holiday 2012 Collection - Once again Vans has collaborated with Sanrio on a new collection of Hello Kitty shoes. There are a few toddler and kids sizes, all of which feature a primarily pink and black colorway and feature the cute lil kitty herself.
This time, the Hello Kitty Authentic Kids Hi-Top are our favourite pair in the collection. They feature a charming canvas print with the signature Vans gum rubber micro waffle outsole.
Vans x Yo Gabba Gabba Holiday Collection - Vans has teamed up once again with the ever popular TV show Yo Gabba Gabba! to create a funky new collection of kids footwear inspired by the show.
The collection showcases all your kids favourite Yo Gabba Gabba! characters on seven classic Vans shoes including a DJ Lance Rock inspired Mid Skool ‘77 V; offered-up for the first time in Toddler sizes.
Check out Vans.com asap to get first picks on the limited edition goods and to check out Dj Lance Rock’s new Vans video.
Vans x Hello Kitty Collection - The people at Sanrio have collaborated once again with Vans in order to create their biggest collabo yet! From the 33 items now available for pre-order at shop.sanrio.com, 6 toddler footwear styles have emerged. The classic Slip-on and the ever popular Authentic, boast Hello Kitty canvas prints in predominantly pink colorways. The signature Vans gum rubber micro waffle outsole is present on all but the baby Slip-ons, which feature a soft “slipper-like” bottoms.
Great for hop-scotch, skipping, skateboarding, and for looking “steezy” at the playground.
Nibwaakaawin x Vans Pendleton Old Skool V’s for Kids - Our big bros at Highsnobiety have the scoop:
Vans and the Nibwaakaawin team up once again for the fifth run of limited edition shoes for this year’s All Nation Skate Jam. This year’s collection incorporates two variations of Pendleton’s Chief Joseph pattern into the uppers of Classic silhouettes including the Classic Slip-On ($65), Old Skool ($70) and Sk8-Hi ($75) in adult sizes along with the Old Skool V ($50) in youth sizes. Available April 28 and 29 at the 2012 All Nation Skate Jam, proceeds from footwear sales will go the Nibwaakaawin, a nonprofit which aims to empower native youth creativity, cultural identity and healthy physical activity through skateboarding. Unsold pairs will be up for sale through allnationsskatejam.com following the event.
All Nation Skate Jam (April 28 & 29) Los Altos Skate Park 10140 1/2 Lomas Blvd. NE Albuquerque, New Mexico
Vans ‘Custom Culture’ Project Aims to Help Raise Money For High School Arts Programs -
For the past three years VANS, has done this insanely-neat project to help inspire creativity, and raise funds, and awareness for art in high schools. Custom Culture is an initiative for students to ‘design their own Vans’ with a chance to win $50,000 towards their high school arts program. The project has opened the doors to thousands of students across the US to compete; starting today, Vans is accepting the first 1,000 registrant schools into this year’s competition.
Vans Kids 2012 Spotted at Agenda Tradeshow- Check out some of the fun Vans slip-ons spotted at the Agenda Tradeshow in Huntington Beach. Similarly to the Vans Cheeseburger, Watermelon and Sprinkles shoes that we saw earlier this year, the slip-ons feature fun animal prints on the toe and smiling faces or teeth on the mid-sole. Super fun!
Vans Cheeseburger, Watermelon and Sprinkles Youth Authentics and Slip-Ons - It’s BBQ season and Vans is cooking up something special for the Lilsnobs. Their BBQ inspired collection includes a Cheeseburger Slip-on with a sesame seed bun and a sole that is simply dripping in bright red ketchup, a juicy set of watermelon Authentics with a bright green mid-sole; and lastly, a light pink sprinkled doughnut Authentic. Available now in preschool sizes at Extrabutterny.com.
Vans 106 Moc for Youth & Toddlers - The Vans 106 Moc integrates the body and performance design of one of Vans’ most renowned skate shoes (the 106) with leisurely moccasin details. And now they’re out in youth and toddler sizes!
Vans X Hello Kitty Sneaker Collection June 2011 - On March 3rd we previewed a few of the new Vans X Hello Kitty shoes that are scheduled to be released on June 1st. Now we’ve got the whole line! The collection features a retro black and white checkerboard Classic Slip-On with Hello Kitty faces; a Classic Slip-On in black with a big Hello Kitty face; a couple of Authentics in different all-over prints; and a Sk8-Hi in mommy sizes. Look for them in-stores as well as online at vans.com and Sanrio.com this June!
Vans Presents Pass The Bucket with Crys Worley - This week Vans released a new video in their Pass The Bucket series. Episode 26 of their series is focused on Crys Worley, the founder of the A.Skate Foundation and mother of an 8-year-old boy with autism. A.Skate is a non-profit foundation based in Lake Forest, California, who’s primary is to allow children with autism to be a part of a social but judgement-free world, through skateboarding. For more information and to get involved check out askate.org/