Buyer's Guide


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    In 1966, brothers Paul and Jim Van Doren opened the first Vans store in Anaheim, California. The only shoe on display was a made-to-order deck shoe, now known as the Authentic. The style was quickly adopted by skateboarders who loved the sneaker’s rugged silhouette and grippy sole, and it spread like wildfire around Southern California and beyond. Vans has been connecting with creatives for nearly 55 years. Pioneered by creatives...