Do green beans want to go to the party in your tummy? Do you know that no one wants to be left out? Break it down, and just dance with the whole gang from Yo Gabba Gabba! Get your youngster a fresh pair of Vans Classic Slip-Ons with his/her favorite character. The word on the street is these shoes will be available for adults later this year too, so be patient parents. Check out the video below of Plex skating it up with pro skaters Bucky Lasek and Christian Hosoi skating to the iconic “Freedom of Choice” by Devo (the video is a throwback to Devo’s original video for the song):
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Although Vans is one of the biggest companies in skateboarding, they have been holding it down since 1966. Vans shoes boasts the most sought after and the largest collection of classics in the industry today. From the Vans Classic Slip-On to the Classic Authentic, Vans has put their signature on the skateboard and fashion world for over 40 years.
The brand new Vans Scrawl Zip Hoodie demonstrates the classic style of Vans with its retro design and vintage logo across the front. Whether you are hitting the hill for a quick shred or you are camped out at the library, this hoodie will keep you warm and comfy all day. You’ll dig the drawstring hood, two hand pockets and full-length zip. With pro riders such as Geoff Rowley and Tony Trujillo, Vans has one of the most complete teams in the skate and snow industry. Vans continues to evolve through fashion and technology that provide riders with style, comfort and performance.
The super trendy Globe Castro is a hybrid slipper/skate shoe that features hand sewn details and provides unbeatable comfort for a slipper, let alone a skate shoe. For Globe, it's always a TIME FOR CHANGE™. It’s Globe’s motto, mantra, maxim or whatever you want to call it. It’s what keeps Globe moving, progressing and able to stay fresh when so many others are pushing the same-old sameness. To switch it up, the Globe Castro is now available for kids – only on the Rideshop at Zappos.com. Your little skater will love being able to slip on his/her Castros and get to tricking without the hassle of laces. After he/she is done tearing up the pavement, the tremendously comfortable Castro will make for happy feet in the classroom or lounging around the house.
Skateboarding and surfing would not be the sports they are today if it weren't for professionals such as Rodney Mullen, Mark Occhilupo, Chet Thomas, and Taj Burrow who have made unparalleled contributions to advancing these sports. Globe skate and surf and Globe boys skate and surf proudly sponsors these and many other world-class athletes who participate in youth and adult surfing and skateboarding. Get the Globe Kids Castro exclusively on the Rideshop at Zappos.com.
Are you looking for something for the she-shredder in your life? Are you bored by the same old cliché gear at your local board shop? This year, give her something from Neff, the first core snow and skate company that focuses on a unique style for their customers.
The Neff Nicole is a sweetly snug beanie that keeps you warm on and off the slopes. The allover knitted N pattern on the beanie and Neff label lets your fans know who you’re wearing. Protect your digits from the cold winter air with the Neff Daily Glove. The durable shell keeps the outside elements out while the palm material supplies extra grip for no slippage. Tie it all together with the perfect accessory – the Neff Inspecta Scarf. This lightweight scarp is great for everyday use.
Get lifted with the steez of LRG and éS in this pavement-pounding Square One Mid collab. This special collaboration between éS and LRG for Rodrigo Tx features uppers of suede, leather or synthetic materials with a TXL | LRG embroidered detail on the heel. The STI Foam Lite level footbed and direct-poured full-length polyurethane midsole are made for kicking and pushing all day, while the stylistic elements are so clean they have to be the product of the minds at LRG. Enjoy the skate expertise of éS and the street sense of LRG in the epic Square One Mid collab.
What do you get when you cross Lakai, Girl and Miko Mo Capaldi? You get a super sick collaboration that is brimming with fresh tech features. The Mike Mo x Girl collaboration between Lakai and Girl Skateboards is designed and tested by Mike Mo to guarantee the freshest ride. The XLK™ construction makes for a lightweight cupsole that provides all the flexibility, support, and comfort of a tech skate shoe and the reduced rubber weight on the outsole gives you the increased flexibility you need to land your big tricks. The Equa-Form™ midsole cushioning system releases energy upon impact. Adorned with an old-school Girl Skateboards logo on the heel. Ride hard!
DC is making two great bags that can get your gear to your shred destination. Riding up to the mountain with a snowboard in your lap isn't the way to go. Grab the Tamo Board Bag and travel with ease all the way. Fully padded for secure travel, the Tamo features a large split main compartment with clothing compression features and gear pockets on the outside for additional storage. If you aren’t packing a snowboard, the Jetsetter bag let’s you roll when you need to roll. This bag can pack a few day’s worth of clothes and your shoes too. Don’t plan your next snowboarding trip without ordering a DC bag from the Rideshop.
The Famous Stars and Straps and FMS shoes crew came into Las Vegas to compete in the Dew Tour and made a pit stop at the Zappos HQ to take a tour of the office. Felix and the crew made our day when they gave us a Pro BMX and Skate Demo in the parking lot, and even showed a few people how to skate. Make sure to pick up your FMS shoes and Famous Stars and Straps gear at Zappos.com!