The biggest evolution of classic Dr. Martens footwear since its inception in 1960.
For AW16, DM’s have fused the iconic 8-eye boot, 3-eye shoe and tassel loafer with an evolutionary new, ultra-lightweight midsole.
The brand DNA markers are all still there –functional yellow stitch, iconic grooves and the famous silhouettes – but they now sit on a tough flexible rubber outsole with a lightweight Phylon midsole.
This radical new construction is 240g lighter than a conventional Dr. Martens welted sole, therefore offering the option of the Classic DM’s look on a vastly lighter product. The hybridised classic styles are more athletic and flexible. Than their famous predecessors, yet equally durable. To complete the evolution, each style comes complete with the Softwair