The year is 1978. Rachel McAdams is born making both The Notebook and Mean Girls possible. The Grammys celebrate their 20th anniversary with awards to Fleetwood Mac, Debby Boone, and Barbara Streisand. Judy Blume authors Freckle Juice, and the Original Vans Sk8-Hi is born.

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Our Vintage Suede Pack is new for this season and includes the Authentic, Slip-on, SK8-Hi, and Old Skool styles as well as a Sk8-Mid Reissue. With tons of colors to choose from, there’s something in there for everyone on your holiday shopping list. Available now at


I rarely bake without listening to music. When it’s just me and the sounds of baking, the kitchen becomes too tense. I become way too focused on each step of whatever I’m cooking and it slows the process down. When I have music on, everything works more fluidly and timely.  I put together a dance themed playlist for you to bake to because when I wanna dance to a song, I wanna bake to it. I picked out songs that almost always get me dancing, and this playlist probably contains 0% street cred. If blasting J.LO and Usher is what it takes to bake a perfect batch of brownies, then I’m alllllll for it.  

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