Verdict from 70 user reviews

5 reasons to buy

  • Many customers appreciated the design of the Vans Rainbow Slip-On sneaker which they described as stylish, cute, fantastic, and adorable. 
  • Part of the growing collection of Vans Classic Slip-On, this is a comfortable skate sneaker as pointed out by several users. 
  • It is among the Vans shoes with a budget-friendly price tag
  • This shoe is such a head-turner. A couple of testers said that they receive compliments when using it. 
  • With its white colorway and hints of color on either the upper or sole, these kicks remain versatile and can match various outfits, others noted. 

2 reasons not to buy

  • A few wearers muttered that the Vans Rainbow Slip-On sneaker fits narrow. Ordering half size up is suggested.
  • Because of its narrow width, this iteration of the Vans Slip-On causes difficulty for the foot to slip onto it as stated by a couple of wearers.  

Bottom line

Take pride in every stride as you show off your style with the help of Vans Slip-On Rainbow skate shoe. It has a unique design with rainbow-inspired colors visible on the upper or midsole and outsole, boosting a positive vibe. Like other low-top Vans sneakers, it offers comfort for all-day activity. With the right blend of subtle sophistication and comfort, this skate shoe can be grabbed at a very budget-friendly pricing tag.

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Good to know

The Vans Rainbow Slip-On sneaker, like other Vans sneakers, is a unisex shoe available in men’s sizing that ranges from 3.5 to 13 US or women’s sizes 5 to 14.5. With a low-top profile, it features a canvas upper that keeps the foot fresh all-day. The dual elastic gore allows easy on and off.

This Slip-On Rainbow shoe has a well-padded footbed that provides sufficient shock absorption and comfort. Also, it has a cushioned collar that offers added support. With a vulcanized construction, it delivers excellent board feel as well as flexibility.

The low-top Vans Rainbow Slip-On shoe has a versatile and unique design that can brighten up your casual outfit. It is available in colorways including True White and White/ Multi.

This unisex sneaker can nicely match several casual ensembles. Men and women can complement this shoe with their shorts, denim jeans, or joggers. Ladies can also pair it with their mini-skirts or mini-dresses.

Brighten up your getup as you add more vibrant colors with the help of Vans Rainbow Slip-On shoe. One of its striking features is the rainbow-colored upper or outsole, depending on the version. You will see the vibrant color printed on the upper with a white midsole and a gum outsole for one of its versions.

Another version of the Rainbow Slip-On is with an all-white upper. Instead of the upper, you will see the vivid rainbow-printed color on the outsole and midsole. Also, it has a subtle rainbow Vans logo tag near the elastic goring. 

In celebration of the Pride month of the LGBTQ community, Vans offers a range of shoes styled with the rainbow color to enable their global customers to express their creative expression and individuality. Among of which is the Vans Rainbow Slip-On released in March 2019. 

There are two versions of Rainbow Slip-On sneakers that were released. One has a rainbow color on the upper while midsole and outsole are in all white. Another is the reverse opposite, it has a rainbow-colored midsole and the outsole with an all-white upper. 

The Vans Slip-On Rainbow, regardless of version, has a canvas upper that sits atop of a flexible and vulcanized outsole, delivering foot breathability and excellent board feel, respectively. It has cushioned and shock-absorbing footbed for comfort. 

 With the dual elastic midfoot goring, the Rainbow Slip-On allows for feet to quickly on and off the shoe. It has a cushioned ankle collar that gives additional comfort. Also, it has a rubber outsole with the waffle tread pattern that offers superior grip.

  • It is also available in checkerboard print with the rainbow color. 
  • To celebrating the Pride Month of 2019, Vans is donating $50,000 to the Trevor Project, which is the largest crisis intervention and suicide prevention organization for LGBTQ in the world. 
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Danny McLoughlin
Danny McLoughlin

Danny McLoughlin is a researcher for RunRepeat covering football, sneakers and running. After graduating with a degree in computer science from The University of Strathclyde, Danny makes sure never to miss a game of his beloved Glasgow Rangers or the Scotland national football team. He has been featured in prestigious publications such as The Washington Post, The Irish Times, Footwear News and the like.