Vans Switchback

Vans Switchback

Vans California Collection – Fall 2013 Preview

The Vans California Collection keeps going strong with fresh takes on established Off the Wall silhouettes.  Coming up for the third quarter of 2013 are...

By Aaron Hope January 15, 2013

Vans Classics “Cold Weather” Pack

Adding a fleece sockliner is a quick way to make any sneaker feel warmer in time for winter, and Vans knows this from experience.  Plenty...

By Aaron Hope November 9, 2012

Vans California Switchback “Brogue”

It’s arriving just a bit later than we expected but the latest Vans Switchback release has just arrived at select Off the Wall retailers.  One...

By Aaron Hope November 4, 2012

Vans California “Brogue Pack”

Vans beat every other sneaker brand to the boat shoe, and though Michael Jordan and Tinker Hatfield might have something to say about it, they...

By Aaron Hope September 22, 2012

Vans Switchback – Fall 2012

You’ve probably referred to them more often as a ‘hairpin turn’, but if you give the word ‘switchback’ a literal exegesis, you might find that...

By Aaron Hope June 24, 2012

Vans California Spring 2012 Footwear

With over 45 years honing their craft, Vans has become synonymous with California cool, and their collection named after Paul Van Doren’s home state manages...

By Aaron Hope January 26, 2012

Vans ‘Matte Black’ Pack

Supra gained a bunch of attention from their rapid-fire release schedule last summer, but it was Vans who first applied simple color themes to skate...

By Aaron Hope January 7, 2012

Vans Vault Switchback LX Snake

The Vans Vault Snake pack has been slowly slithering its way into retailers, with the next model on the way being the Vans Switchback in...

By Brendan Dunne December 10, 2011

Vans Switchback CA Water Resistant – Available

The name ‘switchback’ comes from the original Swithcback Railway at Coney Island that opened in 1884 as America’s first real roller coaster.  How ‘real’ it...

By Aaron Hope November 18, 2011