Streetwear is the hottest trend in Vancouver right now, with fashion house brands like BAPE, Denim Factory and Adidas leading the way.
But the city has its own set of streetwear staples, including some of the coolest skate brands in the world.
Read more about Vancouver streetwear:What are the best streetwear brands in Vancouver?
The following list is our attempt to put together a list of the best skatewear brands on the planet, based on the popularity of each brand.
We took a look at the latest trends and trends in the industry, along with how each brand has responded to the recent news surrounding the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro.1.
BAPE (Black/Black & White)BAPE has been around for quite some time.
The brand is best known for their signature sneaker, the Black/Black.
But in 2017, the company also launched the Black and White, a colorway inspired by the color of the BAPE Air Max X sneaker.
With the Black & White, BAPE has taken a look to the extreme, bringing the sneaker back into the Black market with the new Black & Grey colorway.
The Black & Black is a very modern take on the sneak, sporting a black and grey colorway with black and white accents, all wrapped in black and gold.
The Black & Gray is currently available in a limited edition Black & Red colorway, which is available at the brand’s official online store.2.
DenimFactory (Black)The Denim factory is an incredible skate brand, with the brands signature black and blue colorway featuring a black, white and grey silhouette.
The black and black colorway is available in the Black, White and Grey colorways as well as the Black colorway in a color palette of Black & Blue and Black & Gold.
The Denim brand has been producing their Black & Green colorway for a while now, and the company is now focusing on the new colorway that they recently released.3.
Adidas (Black, Grey & White )Adidas has been steadily building a reputation in the skatewear space since they released their iconic Black & Yellow skate brand in 2016.
The company’s new Black and Grey line is currently outfitted with the black and Grey aesthetic that’s synonymous with the brand.
Adidas also released a new colorways of the Black&Grey and Black&Black.
The new Black&Blue colorway was released in April and is currently in production.4.
Denimo (Black & Grey & Red)The brand is known for its sleek and modern aesthetic, but the brand is also known for creating some of skatewear’s coolest skater styles.
The latest Denimo skate shoe is a Black & Dark Grey design, featuring a bright, dark-grey colorway on the tongue, heel, and tongue tab.5.
Adidas Originals (Black Blue, Black & Orange)The newest Adidas Origines brand has taken some interesting trends to the next level with their Black Blue and Orange colorways.
The colorways are now available in several colorways, including a Black&Orange, Black&Red, Black, Black and Orange.6.
Denmark Skate (Black and Red)Denmark Skates has always been one of the more progressive skate brands out there, releasing some of their best skate shoes in the past few years.
However, the brand has decided to take a bold step in 2017 and bring their Black and Red colorways into the market with a color change to the heel, tongue and tongue tabs.7.
Vans (Black Black & Purple)Vans has been consistently putting out some of Canada’s most coveted skate brands over the past several years, but they’re about to take that style even further with their new Black Black and Purple colorway series.
This new color palette features a bright-purple and black aesthetic.8.
DeniMenswear (Black Red, Black)DeniMentswear has been making waves in the footwear world since 2014, when they released the Black Red color way.
The Red color has been in the spotlight ever since, and it’s now time for the brand to finally make a return to the black market.
Denis new Black Red style is currently only available in limited quantities, and will be available in various colorways at retailers starting this spring.9.
Nike (Black-Red & Black)Nike is the latest brand to be featured on this list.
The sneaker company is known to make some of our favorite sneaker colors in the fashion world, and this new color scheme will be coming to the market in 2017.10.
ASICS (Black Brown, Black/Red & White)(Black, Black-Red and Black/White)If you’re looking for a brand to get you in the zone for the Winter Olympics, then ASICS is the brand for you.
The ASICS brand was founded in 1985 and is still going strong today, as the company continues