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Takashi Murakami and Vans Team for a Summer Capsule Collection

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Japanese artist Takashi MurakamiĀ is giving Vans a colorful update with this latest collaboration for the sports footwear and apparel brand’s Vault by Vans label. The premium collection will no doubt add some extra color to your summer, with Murakami putting his trademark colorful designs on the famous slip-on sneakers, T-shirts and skate decks. For this collection, Murakami put forth pieces boasting his famous smiling flowers and skull prints and, naturally, added a sketch of himself to the offerings as well. The sneakers will be available in both toddler and adult sizes, so you can pick up a pair for that special tot in your life.

The collection is due to hit shelves June 27, so if you’re looking for the perfect kicks or tees to help get your summer started right, this is definitely a good place to start. Peep some images from the forthcoming range below.