X-Girl Japan x Vans Sk8-Hi and Authentic Sneakers

On July 25, the Japanese brand X-Girl will release their latest collaboration with Vans footwear. The summer 2009 X-Girl x Vans releases are a Sk8-Hi and a Vans Authentic, both covered in X-Girl’s trademark Rainbow Star and logo pattern. These limited release shoes are part of the X-Girl “Happy 15th” anniversary celebration.

X-Girl Happy 15th Anniversary

While the new models won’t be available for sale until later this month, X-Girl has setup a display outside of LaForet Harajuku to allow sneaker fans an early preview.

LaForet x Vans x X-Girl

X-Girl x Vans

X-Girl x Vans Authentic

X-Girl x Vans Sk8-Hi

The X-Girl x Vans Sk8-Hi is black with a pink side stripe, the Rainbow Star print on the side panels, a pink outsole, and white and pink laces. The Authentic is black with Rainbow Stars all over, pink lace eyelets, and a pink waffle outsole. The laces for the Authentics are white and green.

The Sk8-Hi will be priced at 12,600 yen (US$130) and the Authentics at 10,290 yen (US$110). They will both be available in Japanese sizes 23-28, including half sizes. If you’re interested in buying a pair, these shoes will be available in all of the X-Girl shops in Japan, as well as from the official X-Girl online store starting at 11am on July 25, 2009

Here are more pictures, courtesy of X-Girl:

X-Girl Sk8-Hi

X-Girl Sk8-Hi White Laces

X-Girl x Vans

Vans Pink Outsole

Vans Authentic x X-Girl Japan

X-Girl Vans Authentic

Vans Authentic Back View

Japanese Vans Authenic Sneakers

Vans Authentic Pink Waffle Sole

The official X-Girl Japanese website is here.

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  1. Where can you but these shoes ?? i live in the UK and i ealy like hem !!! any chance i cold buy them from you ?? im a boys size 6 in uk

  2. Hi, i really like these Vans and i live in Australia and i would just like to know where i can buy these vans from please

  3. norway girl

    i really like the , where can i get these cuz i live in norway i really think there are so awesome :D