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Re: new Vans models
« Reply #780 on: June 11, 2022, 11:08:27 PM »
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Anyone fuck with the skate fairlanes?
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I love them. Most comfortable Vans in years. Skate well but take a while to get good flick with the slippery leather.
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Whoa that shoe looks so rad.  And it almost looks wide enough to where I could actually wear/skate them.  I usually have to order Vans custom wide and theres no skate options im aware of
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Width wise, they fit similar to the Half Cab '92. The only two Vans models in years that didn't give me blisters on my pinky toes.
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Interesting. 

Have you tried Wavees or AVEs before? 

Those actually seem sorta wide from photos but I cant fully tell, trying to understand this Vans lineup Id previously assumed wasnt for me.
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I couldn't fit my orthotics in the AVEs. I had a couple pairs of Wayvees but they are pretty thin on the bottom of the sole. Not a very supportive cupsole. Great, breathable Summer shoes though.
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Re: new Vans models
« Reply #781 on: September 13, 2022, 03:07:16 AM »
Any word on sizing for the Lizzie's?

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Re: new Vans models
« Reply #782 on: September 13, 2022, 10:54:02 AM »
Any word on sizing for the Lizzie's?
Id get a half size up, ima 10 but I had to get 10.5

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Re: new Vans models
« Reply #783 on: September 13, 2022, 03:30:16 PM »
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Anyone fuck with the skate fairlanes?
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I love them. Most comfortable Vans in years. Skate well but take a while to get good flick with the slippery leather.
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Whoa that shoe looks so rad.  And it almost looks wide enough to where I could actually wear/skate them.  I usually have to order Vans custom wide and theres no skate options im aware of
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Width wise, they fit similar to the Half Cab '92. The only two Vans models in years that didn't give me blisters on my pinky toes.
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Interesting. 

Have you tried Wavees or AVEs before? 

Those actually seem sorta wide from photos but I cant fully tell, trying to understand this Vans lineup Id previously assumed wasnt for me.

I have wide toes and its for this reason that I love the AVE. One of the best shoes Ive found for someone whose feet are constantly bound in most skateboard shoes.
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Re: new Vans models
« Reply #784 on: September 13, 2022, 07:58:18 PM »
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Anyone fuck with the skate fairlanes?
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I love them. Most comfortable Vans in years. Skate well but take a while to get good flick with the slippery leather.
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Whoa that shoe looks so rad.  And it almost looks wide enough to where I could actually wear/skate them.  I usually have to order Vans custom wide and theres no skate options im aware of
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Width wise, they fit similar to the Half Cab '92. The only two Vans models in years that didn't give me blisters on my pinky toes.
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Interesting. 

Have you tried Wavees or AVEs before? 

Those actually seem sorta wide from photos but I cant fully tell, trying to understand this Vans lineup Id previously assumed wasnt for me.
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I have wide toes and its for this reason that I love the AVE. One of the best shoes Ive found for someone whose feet are constantly bound in most skateboard shoes.

Same here. Its weird. Love them. I need those white/yellow ones to go on sale.

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Re: new Vans models
« Reply #785 on: September 14, 2022, 02:09:12 PM »
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Id get a half size up, ima 10 but I had to get 10.5

Same for me.  Usually a 10 in Vans but got a 10.5.
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Re: new Vans models
« Reply #786 on: September 26, 2022, 04:26:43 PM »
Oh gosh Im about to hurl

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Re: new Vans models
« Reply #787 on: November 05, 2022, 10:06:49 AM »
Apologies if this has been discussed elsewhere but does anyone know how the '92 sizing compares to NB 440?

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Re: new Vans models
« Reply #788 on: November 05, 2022, 03:33:26 PM »
I wear a 9.5 in the '92 and a 10 in the 440.
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Re: new Vans models
« Reply #789 on: November 06, 2022, 03:57:12 AM »
^Thank you.

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Re: new Vans models
« Reply #790 on: November 18, 2022, 09:34:25 PM »

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Re: new Vans models
« Reply #791 on: November 19, 2022, 02:35:32 AM »
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Rest of the Atlas x Vans. Half cab, slip on and era.

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Era's look pretty good

eh they just look like any other eras

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Re: new Vans models
« Reply #792 on: November 19, 2022, 06:25:10 AM »
Apologies if this has been discussed elsewhere but does anyone know how the '92 sizing compares to NB 440?

10 in both. I personally do not find '92 to fit different than regular Half Cabs- maybe a hair more volume. I tried a 9.5 in both and toes were hitting the end.

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Re: new Vans models
« Reply #793 on: November 21, 2022, 12:19:56 PM »
I bought the first half cabs in at least a decade and I know that new Vans cut your heel and ankle, but dude the lower part of my ankle really hurts even after maybe two weeks or so. I remember half cabs getting all nice and soft is this still true for the new pro generation? Or do i need to live with the stiff ankle shaft? Would be a shame, cause are killer otherwise

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Re: new Vans models
« Reply #794 on: November 21, 2022, 01:28:24 PM »
I used to love Vans for their iconic and timeless shoe-designs.
But nowadays it seems like, theyre trying to jump on the tech bandwagon. Ii bet a lot of you like the new shoes they have put out in the recent years, but in my opinion they just lost their iconic design.

The last realease I was really stoked on, were the Rowles SPVs:



and the Rowley Solos:



The new designs just seem to have lost their classic feel. One horrible mention is the Berle Pro:



And the AVE shoe would be very sick, but why did they have to choose this weird material for the sole and the outers?



I wish they could just stick to their calssic waffle cup soles and the timeless vans design. But with shoes like this:



or this:



they just disappoint me with every new release and I went back to converse.

Converse somehow keeps sticking to their roots and good designs...

Yeah almost all the brands are moving to release new models, converse doing new designs specially for women shoes, but a classic is a classic all star etc
In vans i only interested on  oldschool, sk8 hi, slip and era models, the skate version always

I dont like the new vans models either

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Re: new Vans models
« Reply #795 on: November 21, 2022, 03:11:30 PM »
What's wrong with the Chimas, normal Kyle Walkers, and Crockett (both low and high)?

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Re: new Vans models
« Reply #796 on: November 21, 2022, 04:30:29 PM »
Also whatever happened with the Skate Authentic Highs becoming a general release? I thought that was supposed to happen

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Re: new Vans models
« Reply #797 on: November 22, 2022, 03:28:15 PM »
Also whatever happened with the Skate Authentic Highs becoming a general release? I thought that was supposed to happen
Has anyone got the scoop on whether those green/red suede black sole authentic highs AA has been wearing lately on instagram are going to be released?
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Re: new Vans models
« Reply #798 on: November 23, 2022, 02:33:13 PM »
how do the half cabs fit compared to old skools? should i size down by half?

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Re: new Vans models
« Reply #799 on: November 23, 2022, 11:31:49 PM »
how do the half cabs fit compared to old skools? should i size down by half?

Half Cabs fit pretty true to size for most in the current line. You should be safe to stay the same size, unless you sized up or down in your old skools.

The half cabs do have a more forgiving upper since the tongue is padded and the vamp is more open rather than a straight and narrow fit across the top of the foot. Longer/more spacious toebox by comparison.
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Re: new Vans models
« Reply #800 on: November 27, 2022, 12:58:43 PM »
Im sz10 in vans , and the new skate line def fits very snug pre-break in. So much so I may consider sizing up 10.5 next pair to give toes somebreathing room. Maybe my feet are getting bigger with age lol. Half cabs felt more crowded than sk8hi for me. Both new skate line, both sz10