Founded in California in the 1960’s Vans stands for The Van Doren Rubber Company.
The legendary skate company was founded by Paul Van Doren, James Van Doren, and Gordon Lee.
You can cop a pair of Vans sneakers at the Highsnobiety Shop.
That’s a bit of a loaded question. However, for many people in and out of the footwear community, Vans are considered classic sneakers — renowned for their performance, affordability, wide array of collaborations, and overall timeless look.
In most cased, Vans sneakers are very affordable compared to other sneakers in the same category.