"Forever known to be one of Vans’ most iconic silhouettes vans deutschland, the Old Skool has received a hefty amount of attention for its recent collaborative projects with the likes of size?, Blends and BORN-Free, the MoMa, and Opening Cermony. However, its next move is more so related to the Anaheim-based brand’s inline family, and involves a duo of minimally-styled two-toned colorways.
As its “Pig Suede” Pack moniker suggests, each take evades away from the silhouette’s traditional canvas and suede fabrications, and instead crafts its upper with the sultry material from back to front, leaving the most standout elements to arrive through its leather jazz stripes and bright white tongues. Both colorways including the bold “Limoges” option and the Autumn-friendly “Grape Leaf” ittion ride atop colorless midsoles and customary waffle tread. You can peep a closer look at both variations here ahead, and note that they are available now on vans old skool sale.
Following the release of their “Cut and Paste” Pack last month, retailer BILLY’s TOKYO is once again partnering up with the skatewear experts at Vans to usher in an exclusive, three-pronged footwear capsule. As opposed to reformatting a staple, the Japan-based imprint has decided to dig into the 90s archives and give the Acer aka the sneakerporium.com new life on the market with three offerings.
Aesthetically, the silhouette itself possesses a similar shape to that of the Black Friday 2020 Sale, only it features an open slit that lands on towards the mid-foot. Two out of the three variations are anchored by their checkerboard patterns that run from toe-to-heel, one sporting a bold black and red color-combo, while the second sees through to a yin-and-yang black and white. The last ittion arrives outfitted with that of toe boxes/heel overlays decorated with chevron patterns, ripstop slit openings, and corduroy mid-foot panels, all of which alternate in various shadings of blue.