January 22nd, 2013 by Aaron Hope
Following up on the holiday season’s ‘Tribesman Pack’ from CLOT, Vans keeps with the Hong Kong cinema angle on this look at an upcoming collabo. The HKIT x Vans Half Cab Pro ‘Last Dragon’ (potentially the final Year of the Dragon sneaker tie-in) is revealed as part of a video narrative documenting a young skater’s morning commute to a day’s work at the shop. Click through to see the cityscape and its potential skate spots and stick with Sneaker News for the latest Vans collaborations and word on a possible US release for ‘The Last Dragon’ Half Cabs.
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May 8th, 2012 by Aaron Hope
Even if you aren’t a student of the Chinese zodiac, your sneakerhead curiosity all but ensures you recognize this as the Year of the Dragon. And although we know that Nike Sportswear has another ‘YOTD’ Air Force 1 Low (at least in a sample form), another brand has just issued a collaboration that claims to be ‘The Last Dragon’ The HKIT x Vans Half Cab Pro comes in a fierce Chicago-style mix of nubuck and glossy lizard scales, a look whose red laces and sockliner come off as the design’s fire-breathing tongue. These dropped today (actually, last night in HK local time) and though these are unlikely to hit US retailers, we have more images after the jump below. Additional photo: HB
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