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Vans x Dime Skate Mid Skool 4/27

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Vans x Dime Skate Mid Skool 4/27

 Vans and Dime have teamed up once again to reimagine the Vans Skate Mid Skool. Featuring the Montreal-based brand’s signature yellow across three distinct colorways, the Skate Mid Skoolcomes to life with help from Dime’s ‘90s-skate-inspired style and nostalgic aesthetic.    An archival silhouette from Vans’ early years, the Skate Mid Skool leads the latest collection with Dime, featuring a mix of elevated suede and nylon, a translucent outsole and heel mustache, custom co-branded tongue label, and a debossed leather hangtag.   The Skate Mid Skool is offered in off-white, navy/white, and black/atlantic green, with Dime’s signature yellow running throughout the collection on the heel scab, sockliner, and the Vans x Dime custom shoebox.   Dime was born in...

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NJ X Vans Brick Collection

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NJ X Vans Brick Collection

On March 20th, 2020, NJ Skateshop will celebrate the city of Sayreville with a Vans Skateboarding collection inspired by the iconic brick company that birthed the borough's namesake, Sayre & Fisher. In 2003 NJ Skateshop opened its original door at 389 Washington Road, Sayreville, New Jersey, the hometown of NJ’s owners, Steve Lenardo, Troy Jankowski and Chris Nieratko. As we well know, our town was one big clay pit before being named, Sayreville, in the 1860s after James R. Sayre Jr, one half of the Sayre & Fisher Brick Company.   Over the 120 years that the Sayre & Fisher Brick Company had...

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Vans x Fucking Awesome Unveil - The New AVE Pro December 9th 11:59:59

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Vans x Fucking Awesome Unveil - The New AVE Pro December 9th 11:59:59

 The perfect union of two brands rooted in breaking the mold, Vans and Fucking Awesome have partnered to introduce an exclusive new take on the AVE Pro, with elevated details that speak to a shared vision of uncompromising standards.   Designed by and created for longtime Vans team rider and FA Co-founder Anthony Van Engelen, the Vans x FA AVE Pro features tumbled leather —a first for this silhouette—with a breathable mono-mesh ripstop textile and a custom translucent rubber molded tongue label.    These details have been rolled up into the most technically advanced skate shoe Vans has ever made....

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Vans x Quartersnacks 11/11 11:59:59

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Vans x Quartersnacks 11/11 11:59:59

  Vans is proud to present a collection with New York’s Quartersnacks that captures the spirit of what both brands stand for: skateboarding as the ultimate outlet for creative self-expression, a form of escapism, and a celebration of the eternally youthful mindset of skating the streets, day-in and day-out.    Quartersnacks got its start as just that—a constant, relatable source for skaters in New York City and the surrounding area during a time of great uncertainty. Today, 15 years later, Quartersnacks has expanded beyond those humble beginnings, as a staple in skateboard culture and style. A shared DNA takes shape...

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Dime x Vans Half Cab

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Dime x Vans Half Cab

What started as a skate video project among friends to showcase their hometown spots, has evolved into a globally-recognized brand that is still grounded in having fun, being different, and staying true to the core of skateboarding. Vans has partnered once again with Montreal-based skateboarding brand Dime, this time delivering a beast of a Half Cab Pro as part of an exclusive collaboration set to hit select skate retailers on October 24, 2020. Focused on simple, classic lines, the Vans x Dime exclusive Half Cab Pro takes a somewhat off-beat approach to a Vans silhouette that emanates historical skate influence...

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