Even with today’s marketing savvy and continually compounding internet technology, no brand out there can claim the same kind of street cred as Vans. Off the Wall are the original skateboarding footwear brand, have a certain amount of ‘authenticity’ built right into their most popular silhouette and even did a lengthy stint in the California state prison system. A reimagined version of the silo that showed up behind bars in the 1970s and ’80s, the Vans Vault Priz Hi Lace II LX must have been lifting weights or something because it looks quite handsome in a mix of an uneven textile and Off the Wall’s favorite suede. Red/brown and black pairs await your click below, then find them available at Vans Vault retailers next month.
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