Dr. Martens officially turned 50, and to mark this occasion, Hypebeast visited the company’s Wellingborough facility, and created this ’50 Years of Rebellion’ video. What follows is a truly unique look at the production process, the history, and tradition, and association with counterculture that has made Dr. Martens favorites for decades.
Can’t you just picture yourself walking around the city in these Alberto Fasciani low Chelsea boots? We certainly can, and that’s why these boots are the perfect finishing touch to your already great outfit. Made from shiny calfskin, these low boots feature elasticized mesh inserts. Who said you can’t have comfort and fashion? Available online from Luisaviaroma.
Neil Barrett drops this pair of zippered sneakers, a unique high top design that’s got us doing double takes. Featuring black textured leather uppers, a unique wrap-around zip fastens these sneakers up, while a ribbed heel cuff offers plenty of support. A wild design, perfect for the most fashion forward fiends.
Add a touch of color to your ensemble with this wingtip oxford, released by Harris. Made in Italy, the unique blue colored leather used for the uppers are polished to a fine sheen, and create a truly remarkable impression. A clever bit of shoemaking, they’re just on this side of formal, while still carrying a bit of flair. Available online now.
Shoe master Jeffrey Campbell presents us with the versatile Brit Boot, perfect for walking around in the fall weather with. These boots can also be worn folded down and twisted, practically giving you two new pairs of boots in one. Featuring studs and straps giving this boot a rustic feel, you can purchase these Brit boots online at Oak.
Giorgio D’Alessandro releases a pair of tough leather hikers, the G65s. A unique, tough pair of leather shoes, the uppers feature super tough leather, while the hiking laces will keep the shoes secure even through the toughest walks. Available now from gravitypope, we wouldn’t consider doing any long walks without.
Taking a break from its regular schedule of oxfords and derbys, Paul Smith releases the ‘Rabbit’, a spry little leather sneaker. A clever little beast in rich brown leather, the vamps feature Smith’s signature stripes, while the toebox is detailed with punch detailing, unique to a sneaker. Available online now.