When two of our favourite brands join forces, it’s always going to have us sitting up and taking notice here at Coolector HQ, and that’s exactly the case with this awesome new Vans + Finisterre Collection of footwear which consists of three, striking new pieces for the adventurous inclined to enjoy. Two brands that know what they’re doing when it comes to outdoors inspired gear, this Vans + Finisterre collection of footwear is right up our street and we’re sure there will be plenty of you wanting to get your hands on this limited edition release.
Bringing together Finisterre’s passion for sustainability and fabric innovation with Vans’ unparalleled footwear knowhow, the two brands set out to find the toughest and most environmentally friendly materials for this cracking collaboration. The result is the most sustainable footwear in the Vans range. Shoes built from truly environmental materials, to withstand whatever comes their way in the pursuit of uncrowded waves.
Check out the best bits of Vans + Finisterre Footwear collection below:
Vans + Finisterre Ultrarange HI DL Boots – £110
Billed as the ultimate shoe for surf travel, based on an original hiking boot but with a modern twist, it’s hard not to be impressed with the Vans + Finisterre UltraRange HI DL Boots (£110). They are ultra-light and incredibly water resistant, which makes these boots ideally suited to any outdoor adventures you’ve got planned over the next few months and beyond. These shoes are crafted from an eco synthetic leather, with recycled polyester ripstop panels and laces. They are an exclusive collaboration between Vans and Finisterre and are their most sustainable shoes to date. They have a fully weatherised with FC-free water repellent finish and UltraCush™ extra comfortable sole for comfort from the first wear. (£110)
Vans + Finisterre Destruct Shoes – £85
Offering a brand new style from Vans, these Destruct Shoes (£85) bring their timeless aesthetic to a truly adventure-ready piece of footwear. Making use of the most sustainable materials available Finisterre have collaborated with Vans to deliver a robust and weatherproof surf shoe that doesn’t compromise on style. Some of the stand out features of this eye-catching pair of shoes from Vans and Finisterre include the reverse waffle lug tread pattern for extra grip, the Finisterre signature orange heel tab, the use of cruelty-free, vegan friendly materials and the fact it comes with two pairs of laces, plain and Finisterre coordinates printed. (£85)
Vans + Finisterre Slip-Er – £60
The Slip-Er from Vans and Finisterre (£60) is the ideal pre and post surf shoe; it is incredibly easy to slip on with damp feet in a cold car park but with a sturdy sole to roam freely outdoors. Each pair is crafted from an insulated organic cotton with an eco-wax finish that delivers robustness when required and comfort for when you’re just wanting to lounge around or explore close to your camping site. The Vans Slip-Er all-terrain slipper is based on the classic Slip-On and can be worn with the backs down if you desire. It comes with a durable EVA waffle sole for full outdoor use and each pair is insulated for extra warmth. (£60)