If you like your pants to feel right when you wear em, you know how much of a big deal the fit actually is. For those who are endlessly searching for the perfect pair of pants, Vans has got the answer to your problem. With their 7 different pants fits, you are 100% sure to find your match.
How do your pants look when you're skating? Will the pants fall on your shoes the right way? Are they stretchy enough? Are they wide enough, straight enough or relaxed enough for your daily needs? The cool thing with Vans pants is that whatever your style and body type is, you can be sure that the iconic brand has got a pair of pants that will fit you perfectly.
One question remains: which type of Vans pants to choose? Easy! Check this simple Vans Fit Guide including the brand’s 7 different fits. With all these different types of pants and fits, you should definitely find exactly what you need.
LOOSE FIT – The Vans Authentic Chino Loose
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Loose through the hips, thighs, and legs with a long rise, these pants are made for those who like all-around baggier pants. Without being insanely baggy, these are wider and perfect for those who like roomy fits. Simple, classic, and efficient. Designed with a long rise at the waistline, this chino pant brings a casual vibe with a loose fit through the hip, thigh and leg, culminating in the wide 18.5-inch leg opening. Now that’s what we call roomy! If you like it even more baggy, pick a sizing higher than you usual one and you should be good to go.
As for the pants composition, a 10 oz. heavyweight twill blend inspired by a classic workwear feel, while subtle brand details are added throughout like a V-shaped rear belt loop, “Drop-V” bar tack embroidery at the top corner of the left rear welt pocket, checkerboard twill taping inside the fly, and a branded flag label sewn into the hem of the leg opening that’s visible when cuffed. Model is 6 feet tall and wearing a size 33.
LOOSE TAPERED FIT - The Ridge Loose Tapered Elastic Pants
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This pant’s fit is almost the same as the Loose fit, but is more tapered at the bottom of the leg. They are loose at the hips and thighs, but the opening at the leg is smaller than the Loose fit. (16.5” instead of 18.5”) For those who like their pants baggy, but who still like to see their shoes well when they walk, skate or do anything else.
The Vans Ridge Loose Taper Elastic Pants are a great example of this fit. made with a 100% Cotton midweight canvas and featuring a comfortable elastic waistband with integrated webbed belt and buckle for a secure fit. The pants also include Faux fly stitch detail and front slash hand pockets with right coin pocket. Embroidered “Drop V” bartack below right front hand pocket, rear patch pockets with flap and button closure, checkerboard twill taping on internal fly facing, and flag label sewn internally to hem seam for added branding when cuffed. Model is 6 feet tall and wearing a size Medium.
RELAXED FIT - Range relaxed elastic pants
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This Relaxed fit pant from Vans is perfect for those who like it just in between the Slim fit and the Loose fit. The cut is “relaxed” through the hips and thighs and the rise is regular at the hips. The bottom leg opening is 17”, making the pants roomy enough for your skate session, but clean enough to hit the bar for a well deserved après-skate drink.
The Range Relaxed Elastic Pant is a comfortable, elastic waist pant made with organic cotton. The front slash hand pockets include a coin pocket on the right as “Drop V” bartacks provide reinforcement. Along with a drawcord, a key loop on the right rear waistband, and the new flag label sewn internally to the hem seam for added branding when legs are cuffed, this relaxed pant brings comfort to the next level with a key all around look. Model is 6 feet tall and wearing a size Medium.
RELAXED TAPERED FIT - Authentic chino glide relaxed tapered
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Designed with a regular rise at the waistline, this chino pant tweaks the relaxed look with the same roomy fit through the hip and thigh than the regular Relaxed fit, but that tapers down to a 16.5-inch leg opening instead if 17 inches. Just a less more leg opening than the regular Relaxed fit, hence the word “tapered”. The cotton/nylon fabrication blends a classic workwear vibe with a smooth glidy interior for added mobility that’s perfect for skating and staying active. This unique combination of fabric and fit enables movement without sacrificing durability.
Other than the flawless fit, the Chino Glide Relaxed also features added crotch gusset to help resist blowouts, and secure satin pockets that balance lightweight comfort with secure storage. The pants are also made from cotton at 58% and Nylon at 42%, making it one of the most comfortable and stretchy pants around.
SLIM FIT - Authentic chino slim pants black
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Fit, style, and durability... These are words that describe the Authentic Chino perfectly. A versatile chino pant that delivers style and functionality at an affordable price, the Authentic Chino Slim Pant is so comfy you won't even feel that you wear them. Allows you to stop worrying about your gear and focus on your skating.
Built with an improved, soft fabrication, this classic chino pant features front hand pockets with a new coin pocket placement on the right, rear welt pockets with button closures, and embroidered “Drop V” bartacks for reinforcement. Plus, new details bring plenty of “Off The Wall” style to this skate essential, including the new “V” belt loop detail on the back waistband, the new checkerboard twill taping on the internal fly facing, and the new flag label sewn internally to the hem seam for added branding when legs are cuffed. Model is 6 feet tall and wearing a size 33.
SLIM STRAIGHT FIT - Covina 5 pockets slim straight
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Slim through the hip and thigh, and straight from knee to ankle with a slightly low rise, this one is made tough for those who put their pants to work. For those who like a skinnier fit and a smooth elastic feeling, the AVE Covina 5 Pockets Slim Straight has everything to make you happy. Made with 60% cotton, 38% polyester, and 2% Lycra , this Slim Straight Twill Pant has a slick look and is elastic enough so you don’t feel the slimmer fit at all.
The right front hand pocket includes a coin pocket, hence the name “5 pockets” and the new embroidered “Drop V” bartacks provides enough reinforcement to withstand the most intense skate sessions. Plus, new details bring plenty of “Off The Wall” style to this everyday twill pant, including the new “V” belt loop detail on the back waistband, checkerboard twill taping on the internal fly facing, a leather logo patch, and the new flag label sewn internally to the hem seam for added branding when legs are cuffed. Model is 6 feet tall and wearing a size 33.
STRAIGHT FIT - Covina 5 pockets straight Kyle Walker Shop the Covina 5 pockets straight Kyle Walker →
Built with a slightly low rise at the waistline, the Covina 5-Pocket Straight Denim Pant features a straight fit through the hip, thigh, and leg that ends in a 17-inch leg opening. Built with a mid-weight 11 oz. denim with a touch of stretch for comfort. Whether you like to see your shoes while you skate or you simply like a tighter pant for the clean look, this one will fulfill your needs with a healthy dose of comfort.
On top of the traditional construction, subtle brand details have been added to this everyday staple. A leather logo patch at the back waistband, a V-shaped rear belt loop, “Drop-V” bar tack embroidery at the side seam and left rear pocket, and checkerboard twill taping inside the fly. A branded flag label, sewn into the hem of the leg opening and visible only when cuffed, adds another understated nod to our heritage. At the end of the day, these pants are very versatile. Perfect for skating just as much as for every day endeavors.
Remember that if you're looking for a particular pants fit, Vans has enough to please everyone, even the pickiest pants conoisseurs! Check out our Vans Pants complete selection at the link below!