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Vetements Checkerboard Slip-On Shoe Could Pose Legal Issue with Vans

Earlier this evening, Vetements previewed an upcoming checkerboard slip-on shoe that is said to be part of their SS18 lineup. Almost immediately speculation surrounded the shoes as to whether or not this was an upcoming project with Vans as the shoes not only are eerily similar to the classic Vans Slip-On, but also sport the trademarked checkerboard pattern across the upper.

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We reached out to one of our contacts at Vans where it was confirmed that there was not an official project between Vans and Vetements.

Being that this shoe is not officially a project between the two brands could mean troubles for the fashion label as Vans has repeatedly defended their trademark of the iconic checkerboard pattern in US and foreign courts.

Vans first used the checkerboard pattern on footwear in 1981 and make it an iconic print throughout the decade on a variety of models of their footwear.  On February 20, 1990 the US Trademark office granted Vans with the trademark for the pattern on footwear.

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Mezlan ‘Irabu’ Slip-On


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Mezlan crafts rich deerskin leather to produce these ‘Irabu’ slip-on dress shoes. The sophisticated pair of shoes also features a genuine lizard-skin vamp for added textured. Finished off with a cushioned footbed, leather lining and sole, you can pick them up online through Nordstrom.

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Vans Classic Slip-On “Hawaiian Floral” Pack


Oblivious to the wintery conditions still plaguing most of the region, Vans has put together a vibrant two-piece offering centered around its Classic Slip-On silo. Dubbed the “Hawaiian Floral” Pack, both the white-based and black-based takes on the previously mentioned model are equipped with vibrant floral patterns inspired by Hawaii’s hibiscus flower. Priced at $ 55 each, fans of this Classic Slip-On duo can head over to Feature Sneaker Boutique to cop either variation.

Vans Classic Slip-On “Hawaiian Floral” Pack

Price: $ 55

Vans Classic Slip-On Hawaiian Floral Pack

Vans Classic Slip-On “Hawaiian Floral” Pack

Vans Classic Slip-On Hawaiian Floral Pack

Vans Classic Slip-On “Hawaiian Floral” Pack

Vans Classic Slip-On Hawaiian Floral Pack

Vans Classic Slip-On “Hawaiian Floral” Pack

Vans Classic Slip-On Hawaiian Floral Pack

Vans Classic Slip-On “Hawaiian Floral” Pack


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Vans Classic Slip-On Spring 2105 Collection


First introduced in 1977 and still going strong today, the Vans Classic Slip-On may have started out as a fixture in skate and BMW culture, but today its a staple in streetwear and high fashion among other flourishing genres. For Spring 2015, the model continues to embody the specifications that have made it such a widely varied success through a wealth of new iterations. Filled with options for both men and women, the range features options done up in leather, snakeskin, embossed croc and checkered print, along with gold and silver editions. With prices ranging from $ 45 to $ 75, many of the new releases are available now at Vans.com with the remainder of the offering releasing through March and April.

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Vans Slip-On “Snake” Pack


2014 seems to be the summer of the snake for Vans, and the Southern California brand has repping the reptilian skin all season. After releasing a “Snake” Collection that consisted of three staple silhouettes, the brand brings the Vans Slip-On “Snake” Pack. This set features a duo of Vans Slip-On style codes, each covered in snakeskin prints allover. Offered in both gold and silver, men and women can pick up either one of these Vans today for $ 55 at select retailers, including Feature.

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Vans Spring/summer 2014 Slip-On “Bandana”


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Vans presents a classic silhouette in a new make-up for the Spring/Summer 2014 season. The ever-popular Slip-On sneaker comes wrapped in a beautiful navy blue bandana pattern set atop the tried-and-tested vulcanized white midsole. Available now at Vans retailers.

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Valentino Studded Leather Slip-On Sneaker


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Valentino prove its got the knack for balancing luxury with modern edge with these black leather slip-on sneakers. Toughened up with rubber pyramid studding, which gives a touch of punk style without overshadowing the sneakers beautiful silhouette. Made in Italy, you can pick up a pair of these Valentino Leather Slip-On Studded sneakers at Mr. Porter.

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