Launched in 1966 by Paul Van Doren, the Vans shoes were primarily for the beach. Californian brand will soon be adopted by skateboarders (1976) which will make it one of their legendary trend. It was at this time, and on the advice of boarders Tony Alva and Stacy Peralta, the legendary Vans launches Vans Era. It is then sold in two colors: red and blue. For slip on, it was not until 1979 … Today Vans has over 60 references of sneakers and even if they remained inspired by the skate culture, she does not wear shoes with less … Even in the evening!