Round 1 • Submission deadline: September 29th, 2019 • Voting: The public can vote on all designs from October 1st - October 13th Round 2 (Top 10, Final Round) • Top 10 Voting: The public can vote on the Top 10 designs from Dec 5 - Dec 12
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!
Designs are judged based on creativity, originality and overall execution.
Yes! You may submit as many designs as you’d like during Round 1.
We encourage you to print out a paper template and design on the paper template to submit an entry. However, people can design on the shoe template digitally if they’d like to!
If your design isn’t appearing in the gallery yet it is likely pending moderation approval or has been denied by our moderation filters.
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 image