British retailer END. has brought together Vault by Vans and mastermind WORLD for an exclusive sneaker and skate deck collection celebrating the subcultures each brand was born from.Spotlighting the Californian brand’s signature silhouettes, Sk8-Hi and Old Skool, both take the Japanese label’s heritage punk aesthetic to the feet with a cut-and-paste look.The Old Skool sneaker arrives in traditional black and white iterations revamped using premium suede, leather and canvas uppers. Vans’ iconic Checkerboard features on the lateral panels whilst mastermind WORLD’s branding is seen across the kicks including skulls on the tongue tab and heel, block letters on the toe as well as a tonal lettering midsole.Detailed in tonal skull branding and zips as an ode to the punk inspiration, the Sk8-Hi comes in all-white and black colorways. Bearing a layered, asymmetrical foxing tape split, the silhouette boasts the deconstructed aesthetic seen throughout the capsule. The collection is completed with a co-branded skate deck featuring the brand’s signature skulls on both sides.Registration to the Vans Vault x mastermind WORLD presented by END. collection is open now on the retailer’s website ahead of its November 27 release.Click here to view full gallery at HYPEBEAST
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