Fashion month is in full swing and Dr. Martens have been right there in the thick of the action, in all the fashion capitals, supporting emerging talent and well as established designers. First up was a sweltering New York for the SS17 ready-to-wear collections where Dr. Martens footwear was featured in many shows and presentations – here are our favourites.  
 

VFILES

The fashion pack’s favourite, VFILES, founded by former V magazine editor Julie Anne Quay, triumphed with another stellar and slightly off-kilter collection. Inspired by designer Rushemy Botter’s trip to the Dominican Republic and the outfit of a schoolboy there – a hoodie as both a top and trousers – which caught his eye, the collection played with proportion and purpose. Botter used Dr. Martens Chelsea boots in vegan leather to tie his vision together. 
 

THE 60 SECOND INTERVIEW: VFILES

What were your first pair of Docs?
[I got my] first pair of Docs two years ago when I was able to borrow some shoes for my fashion show, I was so in love with one pair that I decided to buy them so I could keep them. [They were a] shiny marine blue Made in England pair. 
 
Why did you choose to incorporate Dr. Martens into your show?
Dr. Martens shoes evoke a strong feeling and are able to adapt [to many styles]. They perfectly fit the message I wanted to communicate because of their strong features. 
 
And finally, what do you stand for?
Freedom of speech and expression. Everybody should be able to speak whats in their heart – whether this is in words or in a more experimental way. 
 
Check out VFILES on their website, Twitter, Facebook and Instagram. 
 

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Model wears the Dr. Martens 2976 Chelsea boots in vegan leather. Photo credit: VFILES.
 
 
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Model wears the Dr. Martens 2976 Chelsea boots in vegan leather. Photo credit: VFILES.
 
 
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Model wears the Dr. Martens 2976 Chelsea boots in vegan leather. Photo credit: VFILES.
 
 

ETIENNE DEROEUX

Paris-based designer Etiene Deroeux’s sportswear-influenced collection mixed architectural lines with plays on proportion. Dedicated to producing garments sustainably – he only uses natural fibres and is a firm believer that luxury should be in the quality and traceability rather than in a logo. His SS17 collection featured muted tones of black and white interspersed with blue denim for clean, contemporary look, and was finished with Dr. Martens sandals. 
 

THE 60 SECOND INTERVIEW: ETIENNE DEROEUX

What were your first pair of Docs?
I bought my first pair of Dr. Martens with my father in Camden market in the late 90s, I was about 11 years old. I don’t have them anymore since my feet [have grown] a bit since then. They were the 1461 shoes, classic. 
 
Why did you choose to incorporate Dr. Martens into your show?
I was interested in generation Z and the androgynous vibe that fashion is leaning towards. We thought about a Tomboy look contrasted with some feminine details to modernize it. The Docs add a street edge, something rougher and more boyish, this is so relevant today as girls start to move away from heels. 
 
And finally, what do you stand for?
Open-mindedness, independence, equality, peace, love and unity. That is the message of the collection. 
 
Check out Etienne Deroeux on their website, Facebook and Instagram 
 

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Model wears the Dr. Martens Kristina sandal. Photo credit: Etienne Deroeux.
 
 
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Model wears the Dr. Martens Kristina sandal. Photo credit: Etienne Deroeux.
 
 
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Model wears the Dr. Martens Clarissa sandal. Photo credit: Etienne Deroeux.
 
 

 

RINAT BRODACH

New York based Israeli-American Designer Rinat Brodach’s work effortlessly utilises draping to selectively enhance the figure with designs that capture a gentle interplay between androgyny and sensuality. Her collection featured sportswear-influenced hoodies – that were made in a sheer fabric for a feminine twist, utility shirts and oversized shorts. These ensembles were worn with crisp white Docs
 

THE 60 SECOND INTERVIEW: RINAT BRODACH

What were your first pair of Docs?
I got my first pair  of Doc’s for my 12th birthday – [that year I got] three pairs of Docs. My mother bought me the brown ones, my aunt bought me silver and my uncle bought me classic black ones
 
Why did you choose to incorporate Dr. Martens into your show?
This collection is inspired by a couple in a relationship and how they share their belongings, you will find hints of traditional menswear that has been transformed into womenswear. So I thought incorporating Doc’s is a great way to channel both male and female energy. 
 
And finally, what do you stand for?
You should treat people they way you would like to be treated. very simple. 
 
Check out Rinat Brodach on her website, Twitter, Facebook and Instagram 
 

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Models at Rinat Brodach wore Dr. Martens Clarissa and Romy sandals in white, Bianca Chelsea boots and the 1461 Mono shoe in white. Photo credit: Ben Abarbanel.
 
 
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Models at Rinat Brodach wore Dr. Martens Clarissa and Romy sandals in white, Bianca Chelsea boots and the 1461 Mono shoe in white. Photo credit: Ben Abarbanel.
 
 
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Models at Rinat Brodach wore Dr. Martens Clarissa and Romy sandals in white, Bianca Chelsea boots and the 1461 Mono shoe in white. Photo credit: Ben Abarbanel.
 
 

The Next Revolution is here! Last week we teamed up with Fat Kids Cake to celebrate the launch of our new DM’s Lite collection in our Amsterdam store. Some of Amsterdam’s finest came together, all while sporting their new ultra-light kicks.  
 
Check out some of our favourite moments below: 
 

The DM's Lite Launch party in our Amsterdam store.
The DM’s Lite Launch party in our Amsterdam store.
 
 
The DM's Lite Launch party in our Amsterdam store.
The DM’s Lite Launch party in our Amsterdam store.
 
 
The new #DMsLITE collection.
The new #DMsLITE range.
 
 
Guests at the DM's Lite Launch party in our Amsterdam store.
Guests at the DM’s Lite Launch party in our Amsterdam store.
 
 
Guests at the DM's Lite Launch party in our Amsterdam store.
Guests at the DM’s Lite Launch party in our Amsterdam store.
 
 
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The Newton boot from the new #DMsLITE range.
 
 
Guests at the DM's Lite Launch party in our Amsterdam store.
Guests at the DM’s Lite Launch party in our Amsterdam store.
 
 
Guests at the DM's Lite Launch party in our Amsterdam store.
Guests at the DM’s Lite Launch party in our Amsterdam store.
 
 
Guests at the DM's Lite Launch party in our Amsterdam store.
The Cavendish shoe from the new #DMsLITE range.
 
 
The Cavendish shoe from the new #DMsLITE range.
The Edison loafer from the new #DMsLITE range.
 
 
Guests at the DM's Lite Launch party in our Amsterdam store.
Guests at the DM’s Lite Launch party in our Amsterdam store.
 
 
The Cavendish shoe from the new #DMsLITE range.
The Cavendish shoe from the new #DMsLITE range.
 
 
Guests at the DM's Lite Launch party in our Amsterdam store.
Guests at the DM’s Lite Launch party in our Amsterdam store.
 
 
The Cavendish shoe in cherry red, from the new #DMsLITE range.
The Cavendish shoe in cherry red, from the new #DMsLITE range.
 
 
Check out the full DM’s Lite range here.

Design trio Timo Weiland showed us how to truly master tricky transitional dressing in their SS17 New York Fashion Week presentation. Models stormed the runway in lightweight layers and a preppy Americana palette of navy, cream and poppy red – and Dr. Martens shoes of course.  
 

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Model wears Dr. Martens Clarissa sandals in black. Photo credit: Timo Weiland.
 
 
As we’re in that problematic time of year where summer is still clinging on, but we could plunge into autumn at any moment, the show provided lots of handy styling tips. Try layering summer dresses over polo shirts and wearing lightweight jackets over skirts and tees for SS17 style that works now. 
 
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Model wears Dr. Martens Cordelia shoes in White. Photo credit: Timo Weiland.
 
 
The highlight of the collection, in our totally unbiased opinion, was the footwear. Models wore our Cordelia heeled shoes in autumnal shades of wine and brown as well as classic monochrome black and white which look great paired with trousers or dresses.  
 
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Model wears Dr. Martens Cordelia shoes in black. Photo credit: Timo Weiland.
 
 
Also featured were our Clarissa sandals which hark back to the 90’s grunge era, but look fresh when teamed with smart, preppy styles. Finally, our platform Holly shoes made an appearance in patent leather, and with ribbon laces they’re a fashion-forward addition to any wardrobe. 
 
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Model wears Dr. Martens Clarissa sandals in black. Photo credit: Timo Weiland.
 
 
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Model wears Dr. Martens Clarissa sandals in black. Photo credit: Timo Weiland.
 
 
Alan Eckstein, design director and co-founder of Timo Weiland, said of their decision to incorporate Dr. Martens into their SS17 show: 
 
“Dr. Martens was an obvious choice. Our girl is comfortable as she is stylish; the sandals provided an effortless feeling while remaining so cool and on point, and the heels were perfect with the long gowns and wide pants as their wider platform feels very modern.”. 
 
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Model wears Dr. Martens Clarissa sandals in black. Photo credit: Timo Weiland.
 
 
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Model wears Dr. Martens Holly shoe. Photo credit: Timo Weiland.
 
 
Find out more about Timo Weiland on his website, Facebook, Instagram and Twitter
 

Supreme have teamed up with legendary Japanese label UNDERCOVER for an exclusive Fall 2016 collaboration. Combining a paradoxical union of streetwear and high fashion, the collection highlights include the wool overcoat, reversible MA-1 jacket, cashmere sweater, work pants and Medicom Gilapple light. 
 
Alongside this stellar collection Supreme and UNDERCOVER have worked with Dr. Martens to produce limited edition versions of the iconic 8-Eye Boot and a 3-Eye Shoe. The boot and shoe feature vintage smooth leather uppers with custom print and AirWair cushion soles. 
 

Supreme and UNDERCOVER have teamed up with Dr. Martens to create custom 8-Eye shoes.
Supreme and UNDERCOVER have teamed up with Dr. Martens to create custom 8-Eye shoes.
 
 
Supreme and UNDERCOVER have teamed up with Dr. Martens to create custom 3-Eye shoes.
Supreme and UNDERCOVER have teamed up with Dr. Martens to create custom 3-Eye shoes.
 
 
The Dr. Martens x Supreme collaboration will be available in-store in New York, LA, London, Paris and online September 22nd and available in Japan September 24th. 
 
Find out more about Supreme on their website, Instagram and Facebook. 
 

We caught up with rapper Nigel Holt to find out more about how he’s wearing the new #DMsLITE collection, and what he stands for.  
 

Nigel Holt wears the Newton boots in black, from the new #DMsLITE range.
Nigel Holt wears the Newton boots in black, from the new #DMsLITE range.
 
 
Can you walk us through your motivation behind what you created for our new DM’s Lite product?
Over the years of wearing Dr. Martens, crowd surfing and jumping off of things at shows, it was slightly harder to get air time since the original Doc’s were a bit heavy. So when I received the new DM’s Lite I felt like I was almost floating. It inspired me to jump through the air and seem like I was floating through the air. 
 
Nigel Holt wears the Newton boots in black, from the new #DMsLITE range.
Nigel Holt wears the Newton boots in black, from the new #DMsLITE range.
 
 
What inspires or excites you?
Energy really. Energy inside music. Energy in physical contact and movement; nothing’s more exciting than performing my music and jumping into the crowd, with people singing my songs with me. 
 
How would you describe your style?
Aggressive. I will try anything I like. I don’t care what it is and where it’s from. If I like it or think it looks good I will put it on, and if someone told me it was lame or uncool I wouldn’t care. I would stand up for what I’m doing or trying. 
 
Nigel Holt and Josh Madden in the Newton boots in black, from the new #DMsLITE range.
Nigel Holt and Josh Madden wears the Newton boots in black, from the new #DMsLITE range
 
 
Tell us about your first pair of Dr. Martens:
I got my first pair of Doc’s from my brother Josh Madden in NY. I always liked them and he happened to have an all white pair in my size and gave them to me. I was in New York for 2 weeks at the time and I wore them every day. I felt indestructible in them. It was like having tanks on my feet. I could walk through anything, I could kick anything and they were very comfortable. I was hooked. I still have them and wear them. They look even better beat up and broken in. 
 
What do you stand for?
I stand for what’s right. I stand for freedom, freedom of expression. I stand up for anyone of any race, religion, sub-culture, or identity being bullied. I will physically fight against any kind of bullying or oppression. 
 
Find out more about Nigel Holt on his website, Instagram, Twitter and Soundcloud
 

The first three headliners on the Stand For Something 2016 tour have been announced as Formation, Paigey Cakey and VANT, the acts play Liverpool, Birmingham and Newcastle respectively. With one more headliner set to play in London, and support acts still to be announced, SFS 2016 is promising to be one of the most interesting years yet. Meet the headliners below: 
 
FORMATION 
 

Formation will be playing in Liverpool, 15th October.
Formation will be playing in Liverpool, 15th October.
 
 
What do you stand for?
“Formation means people coming together to express or celebrate something great. So we stand for a lot of things, but ultimately it’s about standing together.” 
 
PAIGEY CAKEY
Paigey Cakey will be playing in Birmingham, 29th October.
Paigey Cakey will be playing in Birmingham, 29th October.
 
 
What do you stand for?
“I stand for myself, for one, but I wanna be the voice of the young people. I want to stand for the youth. I want to stand for something that means something. I feel like the youth of today need role models to look up to, so I want to stand for them.” 
 
VANT  
 
VANT will be playing in Newcastle, 12th November.
VANT will be playing in Newcastle, 12th November.
 
 
What do you stand for?
“We stand for equality, awareness of the environmental concerns of this planet, and a better education for all of our children.” 
 
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The Stand For Something Tour 2016 dates.
The Stand For Something Tour 2016 dates.
 
 
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Last week we returned to Portmeirion for Festival No. 6. The Dr. Martens team were on hand in our pop-up shop, offering bespoke boots and shoe appointments, customisation, complimentary hair cuts from Savills Barbers and a free shoe shine service. Here’s our favourite DM’s Street Style from across the weekend:  
 

Festival go-ers at Festival No. 6, wearing Vintage 1460 boots. Photographed by Gobinder Jhitta.
Festival go-ers at Festival No. 6, wearing Vintage 1460 boots. Photographed by Gobinder Jhitta.
 
 
Festival go-er at Festival No. 6, wearing the 1460 boot. Photographed by Gobinder Jhitta.
Festival go-er at Festival No. 6, wearing the 1460 boot. Photographed by Gobinder Jhitta.
 
 
Festival go-ers at Festival No. 6, wearing the 1460 boot and Adrian loafer. Photographed by Gobinder Jhitta.
Festival go-ers at Festival No. 6, wearing the 1460 boot and Adrian loafer. Photographed by Gobinder Jhitta.
 
 
Festival go-er at Festival No. 6, wearing the 1460 boot. Photographed by Gobinder Jhitta.
Festival go-er at Festival No. 6, wearing the 1460 boot. Photographed by Gobinder Jhitta.
 
 
Festival go-er at Festival No. 6, wearing the 1460 boot. Photographed by Gobinder Jhitta.
Festival go-er at Festival No. 6, wearing the 1460 boot. Photographed by Gobinder Jhitta.
 
 
Festival go-er at Festival No. 6, wearing the Jadon boot. Photographed by Gobinder Jhitta.
Festival go-er at Festival No. 6,, wearing the Jadon boot. Photographed by Gobinder Jhitta.
 
 
Festival go-er at Festival No. 6, wearing the 1460 boot. Photographed by Gobinder Jhitta.
Festival go-er at Festival No. 6, wearing the 1460 boot. Photographed by Gobinder Jhitta.
 
 
Festival go-er at Festival No. 6, wearing the 1490 boot. Photographed by Gobinder Jhitta.
Festival go-er at Festival No. 6, wearing the 1490 boot. Photographed by Gobinder Jhitta.
 
 
Festival go-ers at Festival No. 6, wearing the 1461 shoe. Photographed by Gobinder Jhitta.
Festival go-ers at Festival No. 6, wearing the 1461 shoe. Photographed by Gobinder Jhitta.
 
 
Festival go-ers at Festival No. 6, wearing the 1460 boot. Photographed by Gobinder Jhitta.
Festival go-ers at Festival No. 6, wearing the 1460 boot. Photographed by Gobinder Jhitta.
 
 
Festival go-er at Festival No. 6, wearing the 1460 patent boot in hot pink. Photographed by Gobinder Jhitta.
Festival go-er at Festival No. 6, wearing the 1460 patent boot in hot pink. Photographed by Gobinder Jhitta.
 
 
Festival go-er at Festival No. 6, wearing the 1490 boot. Photographed by Gobinder Jhitta.
Festival go-er at Festival No. 6, wearing the 1490 boot. Photographed by Gobinder Jhitta.
 
 
Find out more about Festival No. 6 on their website, Instagram, Facebook and Twitter
 

The Stand For Something Tour 2016 is back and with the first three headliners being announced, and support acts still to be announced, this year is promising to be one of the most interesting yet.  
 
Meet brother-duo Formation, our headliner set to play in The Scandi Church, Liverpool on the 15th October for the #SFSTOUR16. Get to know more about them, and what they stand for below: 
 

Formation will be playing in Liverpool, 15th October.
Formation will be playing at the #SFSTOUR16 in Liverpool, 15th October.
 
 
For those who don’t know Formation, how would you sum yourselves up in a sentence?
It’s all about the groove! 
 
Can you talk us through the inspiration behind your new interactive video for ‘Drugs’?
We didn’t want to do another music video and just stick it on YouTube. There’s always so much opportunity with the internet to do something more interactive than that. It also gave us chance to branch out into some darker realms, and do things on our own terms without any regulations. 
 
Tell us about your first pair of Dr. Martens:
I’ve got a pair of Sawyer boots which I’ve had for nearly 10 years, they’re my favourite pair of shoes and I don’t think I could ever replace them. 
 
Three tracks you’re listening to right now:
1. Universal Togetherness Band – More Than Enough
2. GUM – Anesthetized Lesson
3. Joey Dosik – Game Winner 
 
What’s your favourite thing about the city you live in?
Everything’s happening, all the time! You can’t get bored in London. 
 
What are you most excited for about the year ahead?
Trying to persuade someone to give us the money to go play some shows in Australia, and releasing our album. 
 
And finally, what do you stand for?
Formation means people coming together to express or celebrate something great. So we stand for a lot of things, but ultimately it’s about standing together. 
 
Formation will be playing at the #SFSTOUR16 in Liverpool, 15th October.
Formation will be playing at the #SFSTOUR16 in Liverpool, 15th October.
 
 
Find out more about Formation on their website, Facebook, Instagram and Twitter
 

In the immediate aftermath of the first generation of punk, alternative music splintered into a hugely varied number of directions. So-called second generation punk bands were quickly followed by other acts that sounded nothing like their predecessors. Sometimes loosely lumped in under a post-punk banner, this term has been used to describe acts as diverse as Joy Division, Gang of Four, The Cure, The Psychedelic Furs and many more.  
 
Some UK journalists were talking about post-punk as early as the winter of 1977, but as with punk itself, this is a massively subjective experience. With the Sex Pistols breaking up in early 1978, it could be argued that was a post-punk starting point but in fact the chronology varies hugely depending on where you live. 
 
Punk as a specific genre of music was a moment in time, a very brief moment in fact. Rather than being a specific genre, post-punk is arguably more of a hugely influential era that followed in punk’s wake. It is also a period that maybe deserves closer inspection and greater credit than the history books and music historians often give it. 
 
That’s why Gavin Watson is releasing a book chronicling punk (more on that later). Gavin is a highly-acclaimed photographer who has published works on subculture, alternative music and fashion. He first picked up a roll of camera film at just fourteen years old, now his work is renowned for documenting British subculture in an authentic and candid manner. We caught up with him to talk punk, growing up in the suburbs and his new book. 
 

Photographed by Gavin Watson.
Gavin Watson and friends.
 
 
How were you first introduced to punk music?
In 1977 I was insulated from punk ’cos we lived in Wycombe, about 35 miles outside London, which might as well have been Outer Mongolia. I remember this local guy bought the Sex Pistols album and as a 12-year-old it scared me reading the words, ‘I’m an Anti-Christ’. I tried listening to the music but at that age it just didn’t work for me at all.  
 
Photographed by Gavin Watson.
Photographed by Gavin Watson.
 
 
So after initially being scared, how did you become a fan of punk?
Punk only really started to filter into my life in my second year of comprehensive school… this would be 1979. Yes, punk had arrived in London like a whirlwind and from 1977 people in cities were moving on, but not in the the provinces they weren’t. Not in my experience, at least. Punk didn’t explode into my house in 1976 or 1977, or even 1978. We saw ‘the guy swearing on the TV’ but it wasn’t really on the radar then because punk wasn’t the music of our house, so it took time to impact on where we lived. 
 
What were the bands you were listening to as a youth?
The kids who were in the year above me at school were proper first generation punks through and through. Some of us were listening to The Specials and these older punks would berate it as ‘fairground music’. My best friend, Nicola, was into 999 and that’s when I started to really get into punk. Then I got into bands like the Cockney Rejects, the Test Tubes, all that stuff. 
 
Photographed by Gavin Watson.
Photographed by Gavin Watson.
 
 
How would you differentiate punk and post-punk?
Looking back, in my opinion post-punk is when punk left the art schools and went into the estates. It felt so relevant to us at that point. In 1979, 1980 it was massive on our estate and in our small town, yet if we’d gone into London they’d have all scoffed at us for being ‘out of date’! But in 1980, punk felt fresh to me and my mates. 
 
How easy was it to be into punk outside of London and other big cities?
Cockney Rejects, UK Subs and bands like that went into the estates, they took punk from the art school and into the estates, and in some ways what they were doing was even more punk… by which time the people in cities were talking about punk like it was some kind of disease. It’s easy to forget that at the time, not many people stuck up for it. And the estates had so much anger and the bands that played there did too, playing through absolute rejection, they kept it alive. 
 
Photographed by Gavin Watson.
Photographed by Gavin Watson.
 
 
Was your more provincial experience of punk a factor in you documenting the scene from your point of view?
Part of the problem is that the leaders always tell their stories. So you get the London history from the big names, of course you do. The coverage tends to dissipate once you leave the big cities but that doesn’t mean it wasn’t actually happening to all those people who didn’t live in London or New York. It was the small towns and provinces and suburbs and the people who first heard punk a year, two years, five years, ten, fifteen years later, that kept punk alive, and still to do this very day.  
 
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Photographed by Gavin Watson.
 
 
What influence has punk had on your work?
As for punk’s influence on my work, well, I don’t like being called a skinhead or a punk photographer; I am a DIY photographer. Back then I used the camera without having any real knowledge of what I was doing, so I just did it how I felt was natural, by instinct, by myself. I processed the stuff in the bathroom. That’s fuckin’ punk. That was the point. That still is the point about all this. DO IT YOURSELF.’ 
 
What’s your new book about?
It’s a story in pictures about growing up in the ‘80s, with your tribe, on a council estate. 
 
Photographed by Gavin Watson.
Photographed by Gavin Watson.
 
 
In true punk style, Gavin is funding the release of his book We Were Here 79-89 with a Kickstarter, visit to find out more and pledge, or catch him on Twitter
 

We caught up with one of the faces of our Autumn Winter 2016 campaign, spoken word artist James Massiah. Writing and performing poetry from a young age, James Massiah explains the process as a de-cluttering of the mind, and performing as an extension of that therapeutic process. We spoke to him to find out more about his life in London, and what he stands for.  
 

James Massiah wears the Newton boot in cherry red, from the new #DMsLITE range.
James Massiah wears the Newton boot in cherry red, from the new #DMsLITE range.
 
 
What’s your favourite thing about the city you live in?
The Nightlife. In London I tend to go out in Shoreditch and Dalston mostly, but sometimes end up in Brixton, Lewisham and Peckham. The Ace Hotel is one of my favourite places to party in East London and the Bussey Building in Peckham is perhaps my favourite venue in the South.  
 
What excites and inspires you?
I enjoy listening to and making music, dancing, reading, performing and writing poetry, watching films and documentaries, fine dining and cycling. 
 
James Massiah wears the Rigal boot in black, from the new #DMsLITE range.
James Massiah wears the Rigal boot in black, from the new #DMsLITE range.
 
 
How many pairs of Dr. Martens do you own:
I own one pair of Dr. Martens – the 1461 PW shoe.  
 
Tell us about your first pair of DMs:
I bought them from the Schuh store on Oxford Street. I needed some new shoes and I’d worn out my loafers. An older friend and mentor of sorts was really into DMs and recommended them to me. He said I’d have to ‘break them in’ but once I did they’d fit like a dream. The rest is history…  
 
James Massiah wears the Newton boot in black, from the new #DMsLITE range.
James Massiah wears the Newton boot in black, from the new #DMsLITE range.
 
 
List three tracks that you are listening to right now:
The Lox – U Told Me,
Travis Scott – Apple Pie
Dizzee Rascal – Vexed  
 
And finally, what do you stand for?
For freedom. For the outsider, for the black and the white, for myself, for existence, for reality. 
 
Find out more about James Massiah on his website, Twitter, Instagram and Soundcloud