Who should buy the Vans Wayvee

The Vans Wayvee is another remarkable iteration from the Vans skate collection. If you're magnetized by it, then you must be:

  • A hardcore skateboarder who is a big fan of Duracap and the added protection it provides.
  • Someone who needs a bit more board feel but still wants sufficient cushioning underfoot.
  • The kind of rider who likes a sneaker that's comfy and super-flexible right from the get-go.
  • Looking for a Vans shoe whose tongue stays in place the entire day.

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Who should not buy it

If underfoot support is high on your skateboarding list, skip the Wayvee for the Vans Era.

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The Vans Wayvee's supple interior

Most buyers love how the extra padding and luxe liner of Vans Wayvee keep their feet cozy all day. They also say that this comfiness is readily available on day one.

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Completes your OOTD

The Wayvee looks very chic with its combined translucent mesh and suede overlay dipped in cool colorways.

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A forgettable footbed

An owner finds the Vans Wayvee's footbed not very supportive.

Vans Wayvee footbed

Let out some steam in every flip

The translucent mesh upper is praised for keeping the fans' feet sweat-free and comfy even during humid days.

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The highly tenacious Vans Wayvee

Its rubber outsole is reinforced, which in return, supplies skaters with added grip strength and board feel.

Vans Wayvee grip

Unstoppable construction

Many attest that this sneaker could keep it together through countless rounds of skate sessions and street cruising.

Vans Wayvee durable

Leveled-up shock absorbency

Its springy sole unit, which includes the PopCush insole is celebrated by the fans, especially the skaters. According to them, the insole is reliable when it comes to protecting their feet from shock while jumping down some stairs or wandering around the streets.

Vans Wayvee shock

Vans Wayvee: A team player

Besides releasing regular colorways, Collaboration between Vans and several known names in the skating realm resulted in remarkable Vans Wayvee colorways. Here are some of them:

Dime x Vans Wayve. This partnership with Dime Skateboarding flaunts an upper dominated with luxe suede dipped in either evening blue or egret hues. Furthermore, to incorporate the Dime's signature color, hints of yellow are added running through the insole and on the heel scab.  

Vans Wayvee Brighton. This is a pastel green colorway. Brighton's taste and style are incorporated by adding flower prints on the translucent mesh upper.

Vans Wayvee Tyson. This partnership with pro-skater Tyson Peterson showcases the Wayvee in a black hue, complete with playful rasta colors on its mesh area.

Vans Wayvee collab

Facts / Specs

Style: Sporty
Top: Low
Inspired from: Skate
Collection: Vans Duracap
Closure: Laces
Material: Mesh, Suede, Rubber Sole, Cup Sole / Fabric
Season: Spring, Summer

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