Vans’ high-top Sk8-Hi silhouette is getting a new Winter-ready update this week, casting the beloved skate shoe with new Cordura fabric uppers paired with Sherpa fleece lining for the coming colder months.

California skate brand Vans has long extended past their initial world of skateboarding, with their simple and clean arsenal of retro sneakers often referred to as some of the best lifestyle shoes on the market. The timeless models are endlessly receiving new updates to their cushioning and styling to keep them that way, and this month, the fan-favorite Sk8-Hi is getting a cold weather update just in time for Winter. Arriving in two colorways, plain black and a tan ‘Walnut’ look, the latest update rebuilds the uppers in durable Cordura nylon fabrics, while the inner linings feature a warm sherpa fleece to keep your feet warm during outdoor expeditions.


Vans new Winter update for the classic Sk8-Hi silhouette is scheduled to release next week, on November 1st, 2022, however, pairs of the ‘Walnut’ colorway are currently available early via the brand’s US website. Also arriving in black and at select global retailers, the extra-durable pairs come with a price tag of $95. Check out the official images below for a better look, and stay tuned to JustFreshKicks for more Vans release news.

Vans Sk8-Hi Cordura Sherpa
Release Date: November 1st, 2022
Price: $95
Colors: Black, Walnut