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Teacher's Reaction To His Christmas Gift Will Make You Melt

The Huffington Post | Elyse Wanshel | Posted 12.23.2016 | Style

This is such a class act. On the first day of school, high school psychology teacher Taylor Kerby complimented a student on his shoes — a pair of re...

Vans Takes Risks Not To Look Cool, But Because They Are Cool

Hugh McIntyre | Posted 12.14.2016 | Travel
Hugh McIntyre

An artist works on a spraypainted work on a wall in Hong Kong as part of the HKWalls program, sponsored in part by Vans (photo: Hugh McIntyre) Aside ...

Vans' New 'Toy Story' Shoe Collection Goes To Infinity And Beyond

The Huffington Post | Abigail Williams | Posted 10.03.2016 | Style

It’s been six years since “Toy Story 3” gave us our last onscreen glimpse at the Toy Story universe. For many children of the 90s, the films def...

The World's Most Comfortable (High-Tech, Internet-Connected) Sneakers

Bill_Robinson | Posted 05.24.2016 | Technology

I wear sneakers. I wear sneakers a lot. I tend to wear sneakers with jeans, shorts and just about anytime I'm not in a business environment. They're...

Vans Just Pulled The Ultimate Throwback: Vintage Nintendo Shoes

The Huffington Post | Suzy Strutner | Posted 05.13.2016 | Style

Daaamn, Daniel. Back at it again with the Princess Peach-themed Vans! Even the biggest Vans fan of all time may be surprised to hear the skate shoe co...

Taco-Printed Vans Are As Fresh As It Gets

The Huffington Post | Kate Bratskeir | Posted 01.11.2016 | Style

If you've ever wished you could wear your love for tacos on your feet without breaking the shell with each step, Vans' new footwear collection is goin...

Sean Penn, Vans and Stacy Peralta Have a Lot In Common

Opening Ceremony | Posted 08.18.2016 | Style
Opening Ceremony

The hit track not only helped introduce a whole new audience of sneaker enthusiasts to the classic shoe, but The Pack rapper Lil Uno spit some serious truths when he mentioned that Vans have set a trend since 1966.

Yep, A Disney x Vans Collection Exists, And It's Magical

The Huffington Post | Chanel Parks | Posted 05.18.2015 | Style

Love Disney? Love sneakers? If you answered yes to both questions, Vans' upcoming collection is for you. The shoe and apparel brand is releasing a...

Skateboarders Take to the Streets of Cuba (VIDEO)

HUMANITY.TV | Posted 07.30.2014 | Travel

Cuba isn't known for its non-conformists, so skateboarding, with its counter-cultural roots, is not a sport that has been encouraged on the Caribbean island. But a group of young individuals are still ollie-ing and grinding through the streets of Havana.

Coachella 2014: Simple Fashion Rules

Magdalena Wojcik | Posted 06.03.2014 | Style
Magdalena Wojcik

Everybody who's anybody, and everybody who is nobody, grabs their best rags and transforms into a hippie for a weekend.

The Newest Sneaker Trend Has Us Running From Winter

The Huffington Post | Carla Herreria | Posted 03.11.2014 | Style

Very, very, verrrrry slowly, winter is coming to an end (well, at least it's supposed to...) and, apparently, sneaker designers are already running to...

Obsessed With My Vans

Ambre Dahan | Posted 01.23.2014 | Style
Ambre Dahan

Equal parts comfort and cool, they will secure a place in your repertoire and cause a bit of an addiction if you let them. But fear not, this classic look isn't going anywhere anytime soon.

Catherine New

Her Life Was Held Hostage By Rogue Movers | Catherine New | Posted 09.21.2012 | Money

Middle-school teacher Leeann Barrett just wanted to work. But to find a good teaching job, she had to leave Eugene, Ore., where she had lived for 30 y...

PHOTOS: The Best Casual Kicks

Huffington Post | Julee Wilson | Posted 04.10.2012 | Black Voices

Move over flip flops! Trade in your work week pumps for a snazzy pair of sneakers over the weekend. The bold colors, eye-catching prints and fancy...

#vanlife: Home Is Where You Park It

Foster Huntington | Posted 01.23.2012 | Travel
Foster Huntington

Not until experiencing something for myself can I really appreciate it. Call me thick headed, but it's been true about autumn in New England, sex and, most recently, camper vehicles.

OOPS: Charity Group Covers Legendary Graffiti Crew's Mural

Andrew Reilly | Posted 11.28.2011 | Arts

Even the world of illegal art has rules of conduct. Falling Whistles, a charity that raises awareness of the ravages of war in the Congo, recently com...

Indian Summer Vintage: Made In California | Posted 10.11.2012 | Style

Call me sentimental, but "Made in USA" means more than built to last, polished with elbow grease.  It means good vibes.  My favorite sneaks of all t...

I Want to Punch You in Your Neck Face

Joy Yoon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Joy Yoon

In graffiti, finding an original name is complicated.

The xx's Oliver Sim Talks the Fame Game

Jon Chattman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Jon Chattman

The polished-yet-young-as-hell London band "The xx" have deservedly been gaining momentum since dropping their debut album last August.

Godfather of Checkerboard Shoes Holds Old Fashioned Art Throw Down and Gives $10,000 to High School Arts

Stacie Krajchir | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
Stacie Krajchir

We Angelenos know getting around the city can be an arduous task no matter where you're headed or what time of day. Rush hour is every hour. I live on...

T-DIY: How to Do It Yourself ... Without Actually Doing Anything.

Mihal Freinquel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Mihal Freinquel

Smart companies, big and small, are coming out and talking directly to the people, saying "Hey folks, we know you're looking for something unique -- and we are here to help you create it."