VANS. VN0A38HBVJ2. KIDS MERMAID SCALES OLD SKOOL SHOE. CARMINE ROSE TRUE WHITE. The Mermaid Scales Old Skool the Vans classic skate shoe and first to bear the iconic sidestripe is a low top lace-up featuring sturdy canvas and suede uppers with prints and embroidery re-enforced toecaps to withstand repeated wear padded collars for support and flexibility and signature rubber waffle outsoles.