Fit & Sizing
The Vans ATCQ Slip-on is a low-profile shoe that features sturdy and breathable canvas uppers, letting your feet stay cool and fresh. It also has elastic side accents for a better fit and easy on and off. For excellent feel around the ankle, it has a leather and padded collar while its footbed gives added comfort. For an astounding board feel and superior grip, it utilizes the Vans signature waffle tread on its rubber outsoles.
The shoe is available for men in sizes 3.5 to 13 US. For women who like to get this classic and trendy sneaker, they need to order 1.5 sizes smaller than they normally get since the footwear measurement is based on men’s sizing.
Vans ATCQ Slip-On Style
If you are searching for a low-profile silhouette that offers comfort and style, you may want to check out the Vans ATCQ Slip-on. It has the album artwork printed all throughout the vamp and at the back of the heel, giving the nod to the group’s 2016 album “We Got It From Here… Thank You 4 Your Service.” It has gore accents on the sides in white for added pop.
The Vans ATCQ Slip-on is so versatile that you can mix and match it in a gazillion ways. Some of the suggested ideas for women are pairing this sneaker with skirts and topped with a vibrant colored sweater or a varsity jacket to get a chic look with edgy appeal. Ladies can also wear the shoe with their skinnies, joggers, distressed denim jeans or shorts along with their fave shirts on top. Minimalistic men may use this classic pair of kicks with their khaki pants along with Oxford shirts, chinos, or blazers as their top, creating a dapper outfit without sacrificing comfort.
Among the significant features of the Vans x A Tribe Called Quest Classic Slip-on is the special edition iconic graphic print on its breathable and durable canvas upper. It has a subtle pattern, giving an impressive look. Having a one of a kind print, it also has embroidery detailing of a little dude at the back of the shoe. The all-over print across the vamp provides an impressive aesthetic appeal, commemorating the style, authenticity, music, and art of the iconic rap group.
Vans ATCQ Slip-On History
The Vans brand has been in the market since 1966. It was founded by the Van Doren brothers, James and Paul together with their partners Serge D’Elia and Gordon Lee. At first, if a customer ordered a shoe in the morning, they would ask them to go back in the afternoon after they created the shoes on premises.
In 1977, the Vans Classic Slip-on or also known as the “Style #98” became the rage in Southern California with the help of BMX riders and skateboarders. Since then, the original slip-on has been an icon for generations. By the end of the ‘70s, Vans sells through dealers both internationally and nationally and has 70 stores in California.
Generally released on April 6, 2018, the Vans ATCQ Slip-on is a collaboration with the iconic rap group A Tribe Called Quest, featuring their latest album “We Got It from Here…Thank You 4 Your Service.” Inspired by the group’s impact on culture, the Vans ATCQ Slip-on is a low-cut sneaker with sturdy canvas that has ATCQ’s album artwork print all over. You can wear this stylish slip-on silhouette for dress-up and down outfits.
- The lines “Thank You 4 Your Service” and “We Got It From Here” can be seen stitched on the sides.
- The weight of the footwear based on a single item is 1 lb.
- You will see “Vans Off the Wall” at the bottom and back part of the midsole.