It’s no secret that Vans enjoys celebrating their iconic history that has helped boost skate culture as a whole. With its respective brand having a lot to do with that previous notion, it’s only fitting that the legendary Vans Sk8-Hi silhouette brings about its own celebration as well. As 2016 marks the 50th anniversary of the brand, Vans took to several iconic personalities and figures who helped share their stories on how the Vans Sk8-Hi impacted their respective paths.
Featuring the likes of Steve Caballero, Grammy nominated artist Syd Tha Kyd, Vans skate team rider Lizzie Armanto, and rock icon Henry Rollins, this legion of figures provides nuance to a rather iconic staple in footwear culture.
To see more, peep the images below to enjoy each person’s respective kicks.