DR. MARTENS X A BATHING APE
THE LEGENDARY JAPANESE STREETWEAR BRAND’S CAMO PRINT TRANSFORMS THE CLASSIC DOC’S 1460 BOOT AND 1461 SHOE.
Japanese clothing brand A Bathing Ape, affectionately known as BAPE, was founded by designer Nigo in Ura-Harajuku in 1993. Since then BAPE has garnered a cult following around the world and their playful designs have spawned a legion of die-hard fans. The logo is inspired by the original Planet of the Apes movies and their iconic camo print has been used to transform the Dr. Martens 1460 boot and 1461 shoe.
BAPE 1460: The 1460, named after the date of its creation, 1st April, 1960, is synonymous with punk, ska and grunge music as well as being adopted as a symbol of rebellious self-expression by individuals from all walks of life. This incarnation features the famous BAPE camo embossed into Smooth leather. Finished with air-cushioned soles.
BAPE 1461: Originally sold as a durable working man’s shoe, today the 1460 is worn as a statement of self-expression by trendsetters from all walks of life. This incarnation of the 3-eye shoe, in collaboration with BAPE features the famous BAPE camo embossed into Smooth leather. Finished with our tough AirWair soles.
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