12 Sep '17, 5pm

How Calculated Was Vans' Newfound Chicness?

In particular, its Old Skool and Sk8-hi styles have enjoyed widespread popularity among fashion girls and those who want to dress like them lately; from models and bloggers to editors and stylists, they've practically become the de facto uniform for anyone working in the industry. The piece of this equation that some might find puzzling is that the vast majority of these people have likely never set foot on a skateboard, and Vans' history is, of course rooted in Southern California skate and surf culture. The recent success of Vans can be traced to fashion's sudden realization that skaters dress really cool , and that non-skaters could also buy their sneakers and sweatshirts, etc. But is the industry's appropriation of skater culture the only reason for these styles' recent ubiquity? On a recent trip to Costa Mesa, CA to tour Vans' brand-new headquarters (the brand was a b...

Full article: https://fashionista.com/2017/09/vans-shoes-sneakers-fashi...

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