To launch ComfyCush, their comfiest ever sneaker technology in their iconic Era silhouette, Vans challenged Set Creative to design an experience-led global launch event that would immerse guests in a world of comfort, excitement, and Vans’ Off the Wall world view. The event was both a media event, for traditional industry publications and social influencers, and an introduction of the new sneaker technology to consumers.
Working alongside Vans internal creative teams, we set about designing the most comfortable version of life’s most uncomfortable environment: high school. Capitalizing on fashion’s infatuation for nostalgia, we designed and built ComfyCush High School in Brooklyn along with global toolkits for Shanghai and London.
The ComfyCush High experience included