So you really love Vans- the look, the feel and the cool vibe they give off to all who see them. Vans are one of the most popular shoes out there, especially among the young crowd and for good reason. They come in many different styles, both for men and women and are only increasing in demand.
Hence it’s not a surprise that you would want your work shoes to have that same style and flair. Below are a few great options to satisfy your desire for Vans, but with the care and protection of a safety shoe.
Let’s look at the top 4 steel toe shoes that look like vans
Top 4 Steel Toe Shoes That Look Like Vans
Here is a quick preview of the safety shoes that we are going to look at in this post.
- Caterpillar Men’s Valor Steel Toe/Dark Shadows Work Shoe
- Reebok Work Men’s Soyay RB1910 Skate Style EH Safety Shoe
- Timberland PRO Men’s EH Industrial and Construction Shoe
- KEEN Utility Men’s Destin Low Steel Toe Work Shoe
- Caterpillar Women’s Brode Steel Toe Work Shoe
- PUMA Safety Womens Celerity Knit SD
(You might be also interested in reading: Cool Looking Steel Toe Shoes)
Caterpillar Men’s Valor Steel Toe/Dark Shadows Work Shoe
Comparable to Vans Slip On Skate Shoe
These Caterpillar steel toe shoes are an awesome choice if you want a more casual look with the protection of a highly renowned safety shoe. The slip-resistant outsole will keep you standing tall throughout the day and the leather upper is a nice feature to make these “work” shoes very sophisticated.
They are very comparable to Vans slip-on Skate shoe, meaning no laces to mess with, just easy access for your feet. Very comfortable and durable, they also keep your feet breathing during the day so you don’t have to worry that unsettling perspiration everyone hates, but you can look forward to some fresh feet!
Reebok Work Men’s Soyay RB1910 Skate Style EH Safety Shoe
Comparable to Vans Docket Skate Shoe
If you like the skater look that Vans is known for, these Reebok Soyay Skate steel-toe shoes are an excellent option. They come in 2 colors, black oxford and navy. They also have a slip-resistant rubber bottom, great for working on many different surfaces and the midsole EVA cushion will keep your feet happy from beginning to end. The leather upper keeps these casual, cool shoes work-appropriate, yet fun with the large Reebok logo.
They even protect against electrical hazards and meet the ASTM F2413-11 safety standard for steel-toe shoes. They are lightweight in comparison to most steel-toe shoes on the market and very flexible, turning a generally versatile shoe into a durable shoe for those difficult jobs.
Similar to Vans Docket Skate shoe, these Soyays are the perfect protection for your at-risk feet.
Timberland PRO Men’s EH Industrial and Construction Shoe
Comparable to Vans Court DX Skatboarding Shoe
Timberland is also getting into the safety shoe business, and these Pro Disruptor Oxfords prove they are doing a good job. They happily feature a very casual look, (they are comparable to Vans Court DX Skateboarding shoe) and are perfect for a day in the workshop or any factory job.
The bottom soles are slip-resistant and with Timberland Pro’s anti-fatigue feature, no worrying about heavy exhausted feet throughout the day. Instead, these shoes are so comfortable that they can easily changeover from the workplace to the outside world in no time.
The alloy safety toes will protect you in either environment and the fact that they come in two standard colors will keep you stylish as well.
KEEN Utility Men’s Destin Low Steel Toe Work Shoe
Comparable to Vans Bearcat Shoes
Keens Destin steel toe shoes are a great option if you are looking for a shoe comparable to Vans Bearcat design. They come is a beautiful two-tone color and the leather is waterproof. The outsole is slip and oil-resistant and due to the wide steel-toe, your toes will not feel cramped, leaving you with a comfortable fit.
A great look with khakis for the office, or carpenter jeans when on the construction site, Keen’s Destin work shoe is a wonderful option in the safety shoe category.
Hey ladies! Didn’t see something above that you like, (some come in unisex or women’s design as well) or looking for a steel-toe shoe that is more specific to women? Check out these two options below.
They both have the classic look of a Vans shoe, yet these also have the protection and security that you are looking for in any work shoe. They also are very trendy, so you don’t feel like you have to sacrifice on style just to step into a work zone.
Caterpillar Women’s Brode Steel Toe Work Shoe
Comparable to Vans X Laxy Oaf Style 29
Ladies, are you looking for a great safety shoe, but don’t want to sacrifice on style? Are you looking for steel toe shoes that look like vans? If so, check out these Caterpillar Brode Steel-Toe-Shoes.
They not only are made by the world-renowned brand, they are stylish as well. Similar to Vans X Lazy Oaf Style 29 shoe, these feature a 6-row lace up, a helpful pull-on tag in the back and a cool two-tone look. Styled like the average sneaker they are very low-profile, all the while keeping your feet guarded and secure.
Contingent on which color you use, these Brode shoes come in with either a suede or leather upper and each pair is manufactured with a slip-resistant sole. Even better- they not only protect your toes from a heavy drop, but they also will protect you from getting shocked with the electrical hazard safeguard.
PUMA Safety Womens Celerity Knit SD
Comparable to the Vans Ultrarange Shoe
Vans Ultrarange sneakers are super cute and stylish for the athletic woman, but Puma’s Safety Celerity Knit SD is just as nifty, yet with the protection of an industrial level safety shoe. They are slip-resistant like any good work shoe and the mesh look keeps your feet breathing during those long, hot days.
There is a walnut structured insole, meaning extra protection and comfort, as well as shock absorbent technology. They also are really light on the feet, when compared to the average work boot, so your feet will not tire out too fast and they are easy to pack when working out-of-town or just to keep as a spare shoe in your car.
So, despite the fact that Vans brand currently doesn’t make steel-toe shoes, you can still get the look of Vans, yet more importantly, be protected.
So, what did you think of it? Do you have some steel toe shoes that look like vans? Let me know what you are wearing in the comments below!