Who should buy the Vans Old Skool Stackform

The Vans Old Skool Stackform is yet another doozy addition to our selection of platform kicks. Buy it if:

  • You wish to literally stand out among your not-so-tall BFFs.
  • Regular-width sneakers that are roomier than normal at what you need.
  • You've been looking for shoes with ultra-comfy confines, especially around the ankle cuff.

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Who should NOT buy it

Devoid of any bad rap about its pink colorway, the Adidas Nizza Platform is a great alternative to the featured kick. And if you're looking for a break-in-free pair, skip the Old Skool Stackform for the Reebok Club C Double GEO.

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Vans Old Skool Stackform: Stacked with style

Many sneaker fans are super-stoked about the Old Skool Stackform's lovely design. Rounded up below are some of their buzzworthy remarks:

  • "These are too cute!"
  • "Absolutely adorable!"
  • "These are show-stoppers."
  • "Adds an edge to any outfit."
  • "The cutest little things."

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Top-level comfort but not right away

When it comes to comfort level, the Vans Old Skool Stackform rocks, according to many. "Absolutely comfortable" and "soooo comfortable!" are two of the most reeling comments about it.

Having said that, the shoe's plushness is something you have to earn. During its break-in period, sneakerheads say you will deal with stiffness, particularly around the forefoot.

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The inexplicable lightness of the Old Skool Stackform

A decent number of reviewers find the Vans Old Skool Stackform light despite its platform construction and 500-gram weight. Supporting their observation are comments such as "they are not heavy to me at all" and "much lighter than I thought they'd be."

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A platform for stout feet

According to many wearers, the mighty comfy Vans Old Skool Stackform has a versatile fit, favoring even those with stout feet. "Love, love, love," says someone who adores the shoe's generous width. "I have a chunky foot, and I do not need the wide size for this," says another.

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Elevation guaranteed in the Old Skool Stackform

This stylish Vans sneaker is the receiver of numerous rave remarks about its height-boosting prowess. "If you’re short, buy them," says a sneakerhead. They "make you taller, which is pretty fun!" says another.

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Peach is NOT pink

One of the criticisms that surround the Vans Old Skool Stackform has something to do with the pink colorway. One female sneaker collector says that it's "more peach than pink." Another one says that her Stackforms look almost nude with a hint of pink.

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Facts / Specs

Base model: Vans Old Skool
Style: Platform, Sporty
Top: Low
Inspired from: Skate
Collection: Vans Old Skool
Closure: Laces
Material: Canvas, Leather, Suede, Textile, Gum Sole, Rubber Sole / Fabric

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Sheena is a wordsmith turned sneaker addict. Her sneaker fixation intensified as her passion for writing grew. A hands-on mom of two sweet yet spunky kids (plus three dogs and two cats), she finds solitude in leafing through shoe catalogs to find the next "it" sneaker. Scrutinizing hugely popular and underrated kicks is her favorite pastime.