Vans x Baseline Pro Classic Skate Event

August 19, 2016

Photo: Gav Scott The House of Vans is where creative expression lives. It’s a place where imagination lets loose over skate obstacles, art installations, workshops and concert stages, inspiring every person who runs, rolls, or stomps through its door.Vans continues its enduring commitment to creativity and the support of the skate community through the House of Vans at 94 Juta Street, Braamfontein. The pop-up location showcases three days and nights of music, photography, art and skateboarding. In this vein, Vans has partnered with Baseline Skate Shop to host the second Vans x Baseline Pro Classic skate event on 27th August, supported by Red Bull. Vans is pushing the experiential envelope by opening up 94 Juta Street to the people of... Continue Reading →


August 13, 2016

Vans & Pass~Port have come together to offer a mouthwatering collection of shoes & limited soft goods. Including two colour ways in an old skool pro in both dark “chocolate” brown & off “marshmallow” white. From afar the shoe takes on a very classic & stripped back look, but on closer inspection has all the textures & touchy feely parts that make you feel special. Including such materials as the furry suede & washed canvas sides to the pig skin collar & Jazz stripe. With finer details including an embroidered tongue & heel, plus gold foil insides…its all a little arousing. Available Here ...and now seven minutes of ripping from Callum Paul and Nick Stipanovic to announce the new collab... Continue Reading →


June 02, 2016

Gamers, it’s time to power up as Vans and Nintendo, the ultimate two-player partnership, unveil an extensive collection of footwear, apparel and accessories celebrating the early days of video games. Vans presents exclusive graphic prints using 8-bit inspired artwork and characters from Super Mario Bros., Duck Hunt, Donkey Kong and Legend of Zelda, as well as an assortment inspired by Nintendo’s first console, the Nintendo Entertainment System (NES). Set to release June 3! The Vans x Nintendo Classic footwear assortment kicks off with four variations of the Authentic silhouette. Travel to the Mushroom Kingdom for the first colorway, the Super Mario Bros. Tie-Dye, which showcases an all-over character print of Mario alongside several “power-ups” and the villainous Goomba over an... Continue Reading →