March 3rd, 2014 by Aaron Hope
You know you’re doing something right when people refer to a fairly ubiquitous product by your brand name. Such is the case with the ‘Barbour jacket’, because England’s J. Barbour & Sons so completely mastered the waxed cotton jacket, a must for the rainy island clime. The British label has evolved into a full complement of apparel for men and ladies, and they’ve teamed up with adidas Originals to bring forth new clothing and footwear options slated to hit stores in time for the descent into autumn in October. Stick with Sneaker News for more info and let us know your solutions for rocking heat on wet days.
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October 2nd, 2012 by Aaron Hope
Vans continues to embrace the integration of traditional styles into its evolving sense of Cali cool and their latest collaboration brings a well established British company whose styles have long looked exactly as many premium streetwear brands have recently turned. The Barbour x Vans California capsule brings familiar touches like loads of army green, tartan plaid, leather, corduroy and Barbour’s water-resistant waxing process to familiar three familiar models: the Vans Era, Slip-On and Chukka del Barco Decon. Let us know how these compare to similar themes like the OTW ‘Trout Pack’ and the Horween ‘Brushed Camo’ trio and find your Barbour x Vans available at select retailers.
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