As it turns out, there are even more pairs from the Taka Hayashi x Vans Vault Spring 2014 collection than initially assumed. The Vans SK8-HI Womens from Mr. Hayashi for the Spring have suddenly doubled in numbers at the reveal of these monkey-print pairs. The two shown here sort of break away from the native-looking patterns of the rest of the set with a more cartoony approach to the graphics.
Vans is collaborating with Amsterdam-based retailer and clothing label Patta on a new rendition of the Vans SK8-HI Mens that blends premium materials and classic style. The
Patta xVans SK8-HI For Sale will release in both a “Hydro/Black” and a “Langoustine/Black” colorway. Both colorways feature premium ripstop materials and suede on the uppers with leather “jazz” striping and printed “Team Patta” cotton laces.
First rumored to be a surprise collaboration with Virgil Abloh, the deconstructed efforts by Vans’ own design team has surely garnered some well-deserved buzz from fashion enthusiasts and sneakerheads alike. Deconstructed in its overall appearance the pack first introduced a fused Vans SK8-HI Best Price as well as an accompanying Slip-On, innovating on everything the label has done thus far. Usually a laceless affair, this unique fusion of the more casual silhouette with the intricate Old Skool is set to return once again in different color options.
For the upcoming winter season, Vans has hooked up an outdoor version of the low-top Vans SK8-HI Buy Online. Here we’re seeing three colorways including pine green, mahogany red, and black, all of which are fitted with a rubber coated canvas upper. Meanwhile a combination of nubuck and canvas is applied to each pair’s inner lining. Anchoring each look is a white rubber sole.