Dr. Martens: From Punk to Fashion

Hi there and happy weekend, I hope you are doing well!

If you would have asked me two years ago what I think of Dr. Martens boots I’d probably have said: Ugly and not feminin at all.

Well, as you know fashion tastes can change over the years.  My Dr. Martens Boots (of which I in the meantime I own three pairs) were my favorites during this winter seasons. The coolest thing is, as you can see on these photos, they can also be worn during the warmer season. I really love to break my „girly“ looks with this edgy and punk-like boots. Fun fact is, the boot’s origins have more to do with orthopedic benefits than punk. The footwear was created by a doctor in the German Army during World War II. After they became available in the United States in 1984, they became a wardrobe staple for the hard-core punks of the ’80s and the grunge rockers of the ’90s. While a few decades ago these combat boots were typically worn by young and rebellious generations today the became a must-have item for fashionistas.

Dr Martens Boots via Footway

 

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9 comments on “Dr. Martens: From Punk to Fashion

  1. briana
    17. June 2018 at 16:31

    boots in the summer are such a cool piece!

    Briana
    https://beyoutifulbrunette.com

  2. Geniussr
    18. June 2018 at 5:25

    love your overall look especially your dress.. For boots I say the same as you would have thinking two years ago..😉❤️

    http://www.geniusenough.com

  3. Kathrin
    18. June 2018 at 5:28

    I love this outfit. I also often break up a more feminine look with tougher elements and combat boots are one of my favorite ways to do this.

    Kathrin | Polar Bear Style

  4. Monica
    18. June 2018 at 9:34

    Love these boots babe!

    xx
    Mónica Sors
    MES VOYAGES À PARIS
    NEW POST: CANNES UNSEEN

  5. Rach
    18. June 2018 at 12:34

    I love how you styled those boots! You look amazing in them!

    http://www.rdsobsessions.com

  6. Jennifer
    18. June 2018 at 15:20

    I love how you styled them!!

    Jennifer
    Effortlessly Sophisticated

  7. Melanie
    18. June 2018 at 17:50

    der Rock mit dem Gürtel gefällt mir sehr gut :-*

    viele liebe Grüße
    Melanie / Goldzeitblog

  8. Selly
    19. June 2018 at 14:51

    Wow – ich liebe den Look und würde ihn 1:1 so tragen!!

    Alles ♥
    Selly
    von SellysSecrets || Instagram

  9. wendee
    21. June 2018 at 11:20

    looking gorgeous
    The Glossychic

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