Posts tagged "dr martens"

Agyness Deyn Mourns Her First Love — In A Dr. Marten’s Ad

Model Agyness Deyn stars in this sweet commercial for Dr. Marten’s shoes, wherein she talks about her first love. And, oh yes, shows off her awesome combat boots, too. [Dr. Marten’s]

Julie Gerstein / August 18, 2011

Dude Looks We Love: Scuffed-Up Boots

When I first met my boyfriend he was wearing pristine white Adidas sneakers. I punched him in the shoulder and said, “Hey, what’s up with your shoes?” He asked me what I meant. “I’ve never seen shoes that clean,” I said. “I don’t trust people with shoes that clean.” He pointed at a tiny smear…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger / December 22, 2010

First Class Mail: Dr. Martens Outfits U.K.’s Postal Workers

Think Gen-Xers and nostalgic hipsters are the only ones wearing Dr. Martens these days? Apparently, they’re the uniform—quite literally—of a certain group of U.K. professionals. The cult-classic company has just started making shoes for the country’s post men (or post women; post people). The navy lace-ups come with a nifty “Royal Mail” imprinted on the…

Leonora Epstein / February 22, 2010

Yohji Yamamoto For Dr. Martens Boots

Doc Martens are the ultimate iconic grunge boots. From neon pink to army fatigue, we’ve seen many a color and print variation over the years, some better than others. But we’re truly stoked for the latest incarnations in floral and tweed created by equally iconic Japanese designer, Yohji Yamamoto. Our favorite from the collection, which…

Zandile Blay / July 23, 2009

Happy Almost Birthday, Dr. Martens!

Above, clockwise: The Original Cherry-Red Eight-Eyelet 1460 Work Boot; Sean John’s Interpretation; Vivienne Westwood’s Fishnet-Decorated Version; And Lulu Guinness’s Purple Painted Pair.

While cleaning out her closet, my sister found her beloved pair of sparkly gold Dr. Martens from high school. She wore them that night, just another sign that the brand is making…

Catherine Strawn / January 6, 2009