A Closer Look: Vans Van Doren Authentic “Retro Flag”

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Vans continues to build on the recent collection of Classic releases with the Vans Van Doren Authentic “Retro Flag”. Canvas upper are given an enzyme wash treatment with the stars and stripes of the USA printed in red, white, and blue. A blue pinstripe provides a ago-between on the mostly white outsole before transitioning to the gum bottom. Additional highlights on the Van Doren release include white metal eyelets and stark white laces, as well as the original Van Doren heeltab branding.

The simple aesthetic of the Van Doren Authentic “Retro Flag” is the perfect accomplice to a southern California summer day. The lightweight upper can be rocked with or without socks and compliments a wide range of clothing options. The retro look plays well against the stark white laces which seem to have survived the long journey taken by this pair of Authentics. For those that plan on grabbing a pair before summer, the Vans Van Doren Authentic “Retro Flag” is available now at select Vans retailers and Vans.com.

Vans Van Doren Authentic Retro Flag Pair

Vans Van Doren Authentic Retro Flag Heel

Vans Van Doren Authentic Retro Flag Insole

Vans Van Doren Authentic Retro Flag Detail

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