The guys at Vans regularly release awesome collaboration projects but their most recent offering is certainly our favourite to date here at Coolector HQ. The Vans Space Voyager Collection is a series of footwear and apparel from the behemoth brand that is NASA inspired and boasts exactly the sort of old-school cool vibe that we’re such big fans of. A commemoration of NASA’s achievements, this new collection from Vans pays tribute to 60 years of space exploration and the designs of the footwear and apparel are inspired by features and textures of original space gear.
The Vans Space Voyager Collection consists of a number of different footwear and apparel offerings, each with their own distinctive visual vibe and aesthetic. If you love all things space exploration and aim to cultivate an old school style look with your wardrobe, there will be plenty within this fantastic collection that more than fits the bill.
Check out some of the best bits below:
VANS X SPACE VOYAGER TORREY PADDED MTE JACKET – £120
Looking for a jacket that celebrates your love of NASA and space exploration? You can call off the search because you’ve just found it. The Vans x Space Voyager Torrey Padded MTE is a button-down coaches jacket with 6 oz. DuPont™ Sorona® sustainable fill for additional warmth and a Durable Water Repellent (DWR) coating which will help ensure you stay dry this winter. It boasts a hidden zipper at the centre front, NASA artwork on the front and rear and the Vans woven label at the lower hem. (£120)
VANS X SPACE VOYAGER SK8-HI 46 MTE DX SHOES – £110
Super cool aesthetically, this fantastic footwear boasts textures taken from the original moon boots and finished off with cosmic details, the Space Voyager Sk8-Hi 46 MTE DX (£110) reinvigorates the iconic Vans high top with embroidered patches, heel screenprints, and additions designed for the elements. With high end, weather-resistant leather uppers, warm linings, and a heat retention layer between sock-liner and outsole that will keep feet warm and dry while the newly-constructed vulcanized lug outsole takes advantage of 20 years of snow boot history for maximum traction. The Sk8-Hi 46 MTE DX also has UltraCush insoles for long-lasting comfort, re-enforced toecaps to continuous and repeated wear, and padded collars for support and flexibility. (£110)
VANS X SPACE VOYAGER HOODIE – £75
We don’t know about you but hoodies are a mainstay of our winter wardrobe here at Coolector HQ and this is especially true when they’re as ace looking as this Vans x Space Voyager Hoodie (£75). Crafted from 100% cotton, it is a long sleeve pullover and it features NASA printed artwork on the front, down the left sleeve, on the hood and across the back for a space themed overload. It also has a front pouch pocket and an adjustable drawstring at the hood to give it a versatile performance perfect for winter outings and adventures. (£75)
VANS X SPACE VOYAGER SNAG PLUS BACKPACK – £55
Again taking its design inspiration from features and textures of the original space gear, the Vans Space Snag Plus Backpack (£55) is a 100% water-repellent polyester backpack that boasts one large main compartment, an external bungee, and a zip pocket at the side to provide plenty of storage options. It also has a padded laptop compartment (fits most 38 cm laptops), ergonomic padded shoulder straps with a sternum strap, an internal organisation pocket, and, last but not least, a stretch-mesh water bottle pocket. It measures 48.2 L x 30.5 W x 20.3 D cm, the Snag Plus Backpack has a 25.5-litre capacity so it’s ideally suited to your day to day commutes and adventures. (£55)
VANS X SPACE VOYAGER OLD SKOOL SHOES – £95
Another classic piece of Vans footwear gets a rejuvenating overhaul with these Space Voyager Old Skool Shoes (£95) which features sturdy low profile slip-on leather uppers, American flag patches at the heels, and NASA logo details for an eye-catching aesthetic that will turn heads aplenty this winter. They also offer padded collars for support and flexibility, and signature rubber waffle outsoles for great grip and comfort. (£95)