July 31, 2011 BY Aaron Hope
Max Schaaf’s contribution to society shouldn’t be overlooked. He’s a guy who seamlessly blends several decades of masculine aesthetics into a timeless walking history of rebellious dudes, keeping alive some of the lessons that could be all but forgotten in today’s fast-twitch media cycle. Schaaf’s latest collaboration with Vans Syndicate celebrates his hometown and the 4Q Conditioning shop he runs there, this Vans Mountain Edition Asym chock full of details. This is how a collabo should be done, ladies and gentlemen, as Max has managed to sneak in his company’s name and a crane instead of a mountain for this ‘Oakland Edition’, all while giving us another look at the Asymmetrical Mountain Edt. he created a couple years back. Click through to get some more angles on this blacked out design and grab yours from select Off the Wall retailers like Flatspot.