Clothes of the Eighties, Checkerboard Vans Shoes
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Sex: Both
Type of clothing: Shoes
When it was popular: 1982
Description: Checker-Board Vans beame extremely popular after the release of the cult classic teen film "Fast Time At Ridgemont High." You can see Sean Penns' character wearing a pair in the film surfer style.
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buddha - July 12, 2008 - Report this comment
they're back!
Amara J - September 13, 2008 - Report this comment
I have these...I think. I dont know where they are though.
Kat - September 28, 2008 - Report this comment
those have totally made a come back! i have 4 pairs!
val - November 25, 2008 - Report this comment
I see these everywhere. The carley character from icarley wore them. I really noticed them. She wore them well.
crystal - February 12, 2009 - Report this comment
these are back vans are very nice they go with anything they have every color now how awesome dude....
gary - June 16, 2009 - Report this comment
Dean - June 30, 2010 - Report this comment
Before these were available, we used to get old, white Keds or other sneakers in an early 60s style and use black markers to ink in a checkerboard on them. Late 70s. Did this at the same time postpunk band buttons/badges and cropped powerpop haircuts were in.

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