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Vans and The Simpsons Sneaker Collaboration

Sep 10, 2020 ByAndrew Parker

A collaboration we didn’t see coming is Vans and The Simpsons. Two things we all love are sneakers and TV shows. That’s why we’re so excited about the new collaboration between Vans and The Simpsons. Yes, that’s right! The classic sneakers have joined forces with one of the most iconic TV shows of all time to create a collection of sneakers that only elevate the cool factor of each brand. Whether you love slip-ons or high tops, you’ll want to wear these fun sneakers all the time. We’re all about the sneaker that has 3D details; all the better to appreciate Marge’s iconic blue hair. They’re selling fast!

Vans has also recently launched tye-dye sneakers, and if you love sneakers and nostalgia half as much as us, then you’re surely freaking out right now! Vans are the ultimate sneaker for a casual, relaxed, no-worries kind of look, and are perfect for everyday wear, especially since they are incredibly versatile and go with just about everything. And now, to make things even more exciting, just when you thought Vans couldn’t get any better – the Aura collection has arrived! Offering us all a chance at having the world’s coolest, most retro shoes: tye-dye sneakers for an affordable $60 a pair (leaving you with literally no excuse not to get them). Just be sure to wear them with something neutral to avoid overdoing it, and also to ensure that these babies really stand out.

Man with an ankle tattoo and rolled pants wearing pink Van sneakers

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The original skate shoe we all know and love has also announced their partnership with New York fashion designer Sandy Liang for a limited edition collection of Classic footwear and apparel. Sandy Liang is known best for mixing materials like fleece and unique colors and print. Debuting February 21, Liang has designed this collection with her signature marks all over it. The designer is known for taking inspiration from her hometown of Bayside, Queens, as well as her grandmother and childhood hand-me-downs. Take our money already! “To see my ideas come to life on such an iconic collection of footwear and apparel is a dream come true,” said Sandy Liang in a press release. “This collection embodies the playful dreaminess of the nineties, as well as the grittiness of downtown New York City.” There are nine pieces of apparel and accessories in the collection, each drawing on ’90s trends. Marbled color, snakeskin print, butterflies, and bejeweled piercings detail all over hoodies, t-shirts, and bike shorts. The collection is a beautiful collab meshing Liang’s design approach while still channeling Vans’ classic vibe. Dainty yet edgy.