Industry News 7/21/2009

DESIGN: Vans Pattern Design Contest - $2K to Winner

Vans Pattern Design Contest - $2K to Winner

Vans recently launched a new version for it’s “build your own” online custom shoe program. 

Vans build your own program dates way back to decades ago, and still lives strong on the Vans website.  A design contest is now on to celebrate the launch of  Vans’ newest version of it’s online Customs program.

The contest is open to “aspiring designers and doodlers alike.”  Submitting a new pattern to be used for shoes built via Vans’ Customs site gives designers a chance to with $2,000 plus 10 custom shoe certificates and loads of other prizes.  The winning pattern will also be available for purchase on for a limited time. 

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