On your mark, get set–customize! The Vans Global Custom Culture contest is open to everyone so get inspired and start customizing now.
Vote on your favorite designs in our online gallery to make your voice heard! The top designs will be shared with our expert judging panel – who will narrow it down to the top 10 finalists.
The top 10 finalists will advance and team up with a Vans design mentor to create their final shoe submission for a chance to win.
Three global winners will be chosen to each receive the prize package. Join us as we announce our grand prize winners.
Participants will be notified if they’ve reached the top 10 in mid-October, 2019. Top 10 finalists will be contacted via email by the Vans team, make sure you’re checking your email in mid-October!READ MORE READ LESS
Designs are judged based on creativity, originality and overall execution.READ MORE READ LESS
If your design isn’t appearing in the gallery yet it is likely pending moderation approval or has been denied by our moderation filters.READ MORE READ LESS
Not allowed: Trademarked or copyrighted material, business or brand logos, images of celebrities, professionals, sports team logos or mascots, nudity, images of weapons / violence, images referencing drugs, alcohol or smoking, offensive content, obscenity or hate. * Vans reserves the right to reject any imageREAD MORE READ LESS