The influence of Dr. Martens undeniably changed when Pete Townshend sported a pair of 1460 boots on stage in 1967. The reason being that the shoe which was originally synonymous with the modest worker, however, this was one of the first events in which the item was seemingly becoming a staple piece of the rock lifestyle.
Well, due to this, it’s only fitting that Dr. Martens team up with Townshend’s legendary band, The Who, for a special collaborative collection. As for what to expect, the duo has dressed Shoes to t-shirts, with every piece designed to capture the scooter-riding, bespoke-suit-wearing, seaside town-crawling Mod aesthetic, all while underpinning it with Dr. Martens‘ famed durability.
When looking at the footwear in detail we see that the 1460 boot, 1461 shoe, Pressler, Toomey and Adrian tassel loafer all arrive with the band’s instantly-recognisable branding. Take a look at them and a number of the other products below, if you like what you see then you’re in luck as you can cop your favourites now via Dr. Martens online store.