An S.F. Artist Scores A Collab With Vans

mainPhoto: Courtesy of Serena Mitnik-Miller/Instagram
We’d probably have to dub Vans the official mascot shoe of S.F. You really can’t turn a curve without spotting a pair of these rubber-soled nods to skateboarding. So, it makes perfect sense the SoCal-based line would tap our city for its Classics footwear collection.
Not only is it planning a big shindig in the heart of the city (more on that later), but it has also sought out one of our favorite Bay Area artists, shop owners, and expert Vans wearer. Serena Mitnik-Miller, to creatively customize gear for the upcoming S.F. edition. What can we expect? Judging from the sneak peek pic Mitnik-Miller has shared — a dreamy compilation of sneaks and such that are like comfy, wearable interpretations of her whimsical watercolor works. Now we can't wait to slip into these! In case you want to fete the collab, be sure to RSVP on Monday when the guest list will open up for S.F., right here, where more info on the event can be found. Talk about happy feet!

More from San Francisco

The tech industry is growing at a head-snapping pace, with a pool of talent that includes some of the world’s brightest innovators, movers, and shakers. ...
In a dream world, we would all roll out of bed with perfectly imperfect hair. You know, like the stuff you see in rom-coms and on Kate Moss. But, let’s be ...
We don’t know about you, but we’re not sure we can handle another "S.F. is the most expensive city in the world" headline. We get it — San Francisco is an ...
We've all had that moment where we're about to utter the name of one of the city's hottest restaurant…then come to realize we don't know exactly how on ...
Update: Last year San Francisco publisher The Bold Italic unofficially won April Fools' Day with the most over-the-top, NSFW office prank we've ever ...
In the window of a gallery in San Francisco’s Mission district, Mirabelle Jones paced the enclosed space in nothing but nude underwear. Razor blades ...
San Francisco: It’s a city as much defined by its coffee culture as it is by its tech scene. Around here, if you’re going out to get coffee, you’re likely ...
I get a text message alerting me that my marijuana delivery will be at my apartment in four minutes. "You can track your driver by clicking this link," ...
If there’s one acronym that comes to mind when you think of San Francisco’s Folsom Street Fair, it would have to be "NSFW." This past Sunday, the annual ...
When it comes to delivery services in San Francisco, food isn't the only commodity that you can order straight to your front door. From groceries to ...
While San Francisco may be home to a copious amount of high-rises and skyscrapers, this city isn't just an urban jungle. Sitting right next to the Pacific ...
Benedetta Amadi lives with her husband and their dogs, Marlo and Giuno, in a beautiful and cozy San Francisco two-bedroom. Hailing from Genoa, Italy, Amadi...
When it comes to tying the knot, adding your own quirky personal touches transforms your special day into something truly memorable. And after seeing ...
Anyone familiar with San Francisco’s notoriously foggy and chilly weather is sure to have a soft spot for this time of year in the city, as we soak up the ...