To help you choose the right shoe size the first time we have created this size guide for you because shoe sizes can vary from brand to brand meaning that in one brand you will fit i.g. a size US 8.5 and in another brand you will fit a US 9.5. Also remember to try out the online shoe size calculator.
Vans Old Skool Classic
Vans Old Skool Classic sneakers started out as a brand made for skateboarders. The sneakers are designed with a sole and canvas top that makes them the ideal shoe for skaters. Due to the comfort and quality of Vans sneakers, it is clear why they have gained so much popularity outside of the skating community.
Do Vans Old Skool Classics run big or small in size?
To find out if Vans Old Skool Classics are running small or big in size we have compared them to Nike’s and adidas’ shoe sizes.
If you want to convert your Vans US size to UK and EU sizes you can do it on this page here.
Vans Old Skool shoe sizes compared to Nike shoe sizes
Kids: Compared to Nike, Vans sneakers for kids run small so make sure to buy your Vans Old Skool Classic kid’s sneakers in 1 US size larger than your kids Nike shoes.
Women: Compared to Nike, Vans sneakers are running a bit large. Buy your Vans Old Skool Classic sneakers in 0.5 US size smaller than your Nike shoes.
Men: Compared to Nike, Vans sneakers are running large. Buy your Vans Old Skool Classic sneakers in 1 US size smaller than your Nike shoes.
Vans Old Skool shoe sizes compared to adidas
Kids: In most cases Vans shoes for kids are running a bit smaller than adidas. So, buy your Vans Old Skool Classic in a 0.5 US size larger than your adidas shoes.
Women: Compared to adidas, Vans’ shoes for women are running a bit large. So, buy your Vans Old Skool Classic in a 0.5 US size smaller than your adidas shoes.
Men: Compared to adidas, Vans’ shoe sizes run a bit large. So, buy your Vans Old Skool Classic sneakers in 1 US size smaller than your adidas shoes.
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Are Vans Old Skool Classic sneakers comfortable?
Vans Old Skool Classics are designed to be comfortable for skateboarders so they are fairly comfortable shoes. Some wearers complain that the Old Skool Classic model is not as comfortable as other Vans models. The back of the Old Skool Classic sneakers is rigid and takes time to break in, which can cause the wearer some discomfort, especially in the beginning. The tongue of the sneaker is another complaint among some. The tongue can often slip out of place and rub the foot in the wrong way.
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Are Vans Old Skool Classic sneakers available in different colors?
Vans Old Skool Classic sneakers are available in a large variety of colors. There are all the classic colors with a plain canvas and a single color logo, and there are some more unique versions that come in various patterns and materials. Vans releases plenty of limited edition sneakers that offer the opportunity to completely customize your sneaker to you and fit it in with the rest of your wardrobe.
Do Vans make Old Skool Classic sneakers for men, women and kids?
Vans Old Skool Classic sneakers come in sizes for men and kids. The design and look of the sneakers is pretty standard across the models, the only difference is the way it fits the foot. The Old Skool Classic sneakers come in sizes. The way you find your fit is to look at the size chart and convert the kids size or the men’s size into the women’s size and then you have your fit!
Are Vans Old Skool Classic sneakers sustainable?
Old Skool Classic sneakers are sustainable. The cork insole and rubber bottom of the shoe both come from sustainable sources. The canvas on top of the shoe is also sustainably sourced and built with durability in mind, so you won’t need to replace the shoes constantly. This in itself is a great effort towards sustainability.