This time last year, Dr. Martens was sweeping ladies off their feet with multi-colored shiny patent leather boots ; the hot pink pair turned out to be extremely popular, gaining the brand new fans other than those who rock out to punk and metal.
For a split second we thought Mr. Margiela got his hands on this pair of classic eight-eye Dr. Martens combat boots. The all white Dr. Martens is such a rare find that we are stoked to spot them newly arrived at OAK. Literally, this pair of boots … READ MORE
An unlikely pairing of talents and interests, footwear brand Dr. Martens was the creation of Dr. Maertens, a Munich-base physician who tinkered with inventions on his spare time, and the Griggs family of Northampton, England, generation of cobblers and boot makers. And with their very first collaboration, … READ MORE
After a successful collaboration with Raf Simons, Dr. Martens’ foray into luxury design continues to blossom. This time around, the British boot-maker is now crossing the English Channel with Jean Paul Gaultier. Here is a sneak peek at the upcoming collaboration between Jean Paul Gaultier and Dr. … READ MORE
Dr. Martens had previously collaborated with BEAMS to produced several models of wing tip shoes. This time around, the collaboration continues to work on wing tip shoes. However, rather than suede and a flashy black/white leather upper mix, the team kept it simple this time with black … READ MORE
With the world’s finances in the dumps and companies liquidating their assets one after another, people are looking for things that actually last. In terms of retail, that means going back to basics and buying heritage items rather than short-lived pieces. With this in mind, British footwear … READ MORE
Dr. Martens proves that it can still rock beyond the Sex Pistols concert. The brand’s S/S 09 collection of collaborative work with award winning designer of RAF, Raf Simons, shows us that polish and edge can coexist. Simons refined the silhouette of iconic Dr. Marten 3-eye plain … READ MORE
Implausible at the time, of how members of the 1960s’ counterculture movement came embraced a pair of work boots as their own. But indeed, the story behind Dr. Martens is filled with such intrigues and more. A creation between one Dr. Maertens of Munich, Germany (And yes, … READ MORE