With a design following the precious advices of the legendary Vans professional skateboard team, the all new Authentic Chinos are so robust, technical and comfortable that you won’t be able to wear anything else this summer.

At the heart of their newest spring/summer 2017 collection for men, Vans presents the Authentic Chinos, pants that are casual and comfortable enough for everyday life, but that were ultimately designed to allow a wide capacity of movements and to withstand skateboarding’s harsh conditions.

Using the ingenious Vans Sturdy Stretch twill construction, the Authentic Chinos offer a classic look ponctuated with useful innovations, mixing timeless style and a level of functionality approved by some of the world's best skaters.

As we mentioned earlier, Vans always listen the advice of their professional team very carefully. By following everything they’re saying about new products and taking inspiration from their desire to own pants that features a classic style, a level of functionality adapted to their lifestyle and a comfort that will last all day long, Vans finally created un pant that will last and will stay stretchy and comfortable for years to come.

The Authentic Chino utilizes a poly-covered Lycra thread that features elastane, which is the basis for Vans' unique Sturdy Stretch formula. The goal of the Sturdy Stretch formula is simple : By ensuring long lasting elasticity, we allow an improved level of comfort and a capacity of movements that will allows you to skate to the maximum of your capacities while always staying comfortable.


Hidden functionalities

Hidden functionality features include flat felled seams to prevent crotch blowouts, sewn bar tacks for reinforcement, curved slant pockets and a hidden coin pocket. The chinos feature a woven Vans branded label and are available in classic colorways including black and dirt.

Our Chino Models

The Authentic Stretch Modern Fit Chino

The Authentic Chino Stretch is a 68% cotton, 30% polyester, and 2% elastane 7.7 oz. Sturdy Stretch twill chino pant featuring a timeless combination of classic styling and skateboard functionality. Utilizing a poly-covered elastane thread that provides long-lasting stretch and shape retention, the Authentic Chino Stretch also includes front slash pockets, back welt pockets with button closures, a woven branded label, and an easy-wearing slim fit with a slight taper. Last but not least, the pants are made from imported materials.

The V56 Standard Fit AV Covina II

The V56 Standard AV Covina II Pant, part of the Anthony Van Engelen signature collection, is a 68% cotton, 30% polyester, and 2% elastane 7.7 oz. Sturdy Stretch® twill chino pant that utilizes a unique blend of fibers built for skateboarding to provide comfort and increased durability with exceptional shape and stretch retention. Featuring classic 5-pocket styling, a zip fly, and a genuine leather patch on the waistband, the V56 Standard AV Covina II Pant has a standard, low-rise fit that sits below the waist, runs straight through the ankle, and rests comfortably on the shoe.

The Authentic Jogger Fit

The Chino Jogger is a 100% cotton 8.4 oz twill slim fit jogger pant with elastic waist, leg openings, and back pockets with button closures.