Sneakers by Vans, Supplier code: Va38Ems3C, Who says they don't make them like they used to? Lace-up fastening, Multi-colour checkerboard design, Vans logo tab and print, It's all in the details, Durable rubber sole, Signature waffle-grip tread, Exclusive to Asos. Since their conception in 1966, Vans classic deck shoes have become contemporary footwear icons. Founder Paul Van Doren opened his first store in California, and quickly saw Vans adopted by the wider skate community who clamoured for the shoes in more colours. With their thick vulcanised rubber soles and moulded waffle grips, Vans slip-on and lace up sneakers now come in over 60 styles, alongside a comprehensive line of printed tees, logo sweatshirts and backpacks.