Creator of Vans, Paul Van Doren, established the brand in 1966, since then Vans have revolutionized casual footwear. The U.S based manufacturer uniquely started out selling products directly to the consumer, and now are available worldwide. The signature Vans waffle sole provides some of the best protection; with the heavily recognised classic Vans 106 vulcanised rubber sole adding additional comfort. Considered one of the largest names in casual footwear, Vans produce quirky up to date designs with a classic finish, with a large variety of iconic colours, styles and materials to choose from. Vans are not only aesthetically appealing they are also technologically designed with athletes in mind making them a great fit and purposeful.