March 17th, 2013 by Aaron Hope
Following up on his Sk8-Hi collaboration comes another iconic Vans silhouette colored by 2011 Skateboard Mag ‘Best Am’ Elijah Berle. This new Elijah Berle x Vans Old Skool ’92 Pro is similar to his Sk8s with its use of a conservative color palette. But whereas the Sk8s utilize all black plus blaze orange, there’s just a hint of the latter on this pair’s heel, while the upper is split between black and olive. It’s an extremely wearable combination with just a little flash as you walk away, and is available now straight from Atlas.
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March 10th, 2013 by Aaron Hope
Vans is the global skate leader and does almost everything at a high level, but they might have missed an opportunity to release this collaboration about a year ago. You see, that’s when young Elijah Berle was named 2011 ‘Year’s Best Am’ by The Skateboard Mag, an honor that would have served as a natural springboard into this new Elijah Berle x Vans Sk8-Hi teamup. Berle is noted as saying Jeff Grosso is his favorite skater ever, so it’s fitting that this model and colorway both resemble Grosso’s first Off the Wall pack from two springs ago. Take a closer look below, then grab Elijah Berle’s Sk8-His from shops like Concepts.
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