Get your Pride on, with The Pride Old Skool! First known as the Vans #36, the Old Skool debuted in 1977 with a unique new addition: a random doodle drawn by founder Paul Van Doren, and originally referred to as the jazz stripe." Today, the famous Vans Sidestripe has become the unmistakableand instantly recognizablehallmark of the Vans brand. Constructed with durable suede and canvas uppers, the Old Skool pays homage to Vans’ heritage while ensuring that this low top, lace-up shoe remains as iconic as ever. It also features re-enforced toe caps, supportive padded collars, and signature rubber waffle outsoles.