summer vans
Highsnobiety / Eva Al Desnudo

You’ll have already seen our roundups of the sandalsswim shorts, and sunglasses you can buy this summer, but paramount should be getting your seasonal sneaker rotation in check — and no brand says summer quite like California king Vans.

Vans are a summer staple for good reason: they’re comfortable, affordable, and go with pretty much everything. If you don’t already have a pair in your closet, the Vans connoisseurs at Highsnobiety HQ have collaborated to bring you this definitive summer starter pack.

In our selection below, you’ll find everything from pastel-colored iterations of the Old Skool, Authentic, and OG Era LX to more eye-catching options, including a color-blocked Sk8-Hi and a bricolage-effect Slip-On.

Shop the full selection below and take your casual summer ’fits to the next level.

OG Era LX Sneakers

Vans

$65
Buy at ssense

Old Skool Suede

Vans

$49
Buy at END.

Bricolage Classic Slip-On Sneakers

Vans

$85
Buy at ssense

Staple Sid NI

Vans

$65
Buy at Vans

Bricolage Sk8-Hi Sneakers

Vans

$120
Buy at ssense

OG Era LX 5x

Vans x Slam Jam

$94
Buy at Slam Jam Socialism

UA OG Era LX

Vans

$94
Buy at Tenue de Nimes

UA Slip-on Bricolage LX

Vans

$111
Buy at Tenue de Nimes

OG Authentic LX

Vans

$65
Buy at FEATURE

UA SK8-Hi

Vans

$85
Buy at END.