Vans has unveiled a model new skate shoe that’s designed in collaboration with workforce rider Lizzie Armanto.
The brand new silhouette is the Lizzie, pictured right here, which can make its retail debut as a part of the Vans x Lizzie Armanto assortment arriving this month. In keeping with Vans, this can function Armanto’s first signature skateboarding mannequin with the model and she or he might be the primary feminine skater within the final 20 years to get her personal Vans shoe.
The Lizzie includes a high-cut leather-based higher that’s designed with a slimmer match that’s tailor-made to her foot. Cushioning the underfoot is EcoCush foam that gives an elevated board really feel, whereas the Duracap toebox and aspect stripe function bolstered supplies for added sturdiness. Finishing the design is a micro-waffle tread and Sick-Stick rubber for grip.
“I actually loved the method of making a shoe from the bottom up,” Armanto mentioned. “I felt compelled to make a shoe that’s easy, purposeful, feels good in your toes, and has a little bit of soul, and really feel pleased with what we have been in a position to accomplish.”
The Vans x Lizzie Armanto assortment might be launched on March 10 at Vans.com and at choose Vans retailers.