1914 Black Smooth 14 Eyelet Boot
- Smooth is the classic Dr. Martens leather; durable, with a smooth finish
- Made with Goodyear welt, the upper and sole are heat-sealed and sewn together
- Dr. Martens air-cushion sole, oil and fat-resistant, offers good abrasion and slip resistance
- Easy to clean and maintain using Dr Martens Wonder Balsam or Oakwood Leather conditioner
- Sizes UK 3 – UK 13 plus UK 6.5 & UK 9.5 – we try to have ALL sizes… ALL the time
Dr Martens Boots and shoes have been intrinsically linked with quality cool since they were first imagined in Munich post WW2 by Dr Klaus Dr Maertens and Dr Funck, (the German Doc and the Polish Podiatrist)… To say that it was a unique and groundbreaking design is an understatement. In fact after being rejected by other boot makers as weird, but championed by the forward-thinking Griggs Family Shoe Company, They have rocked the world endlessly ever since; famously being the ‘first and forever’ choice of footwear for decade after decade of youth subculture.
Hence in 2017 the sheer breadth of humans who wear Docs, 55 years on, is endless. From 1- 98 year olds; Punks, Prison Wardens, Cops, Priests, Preppy princes and princesses making their first marks on the world at large, Tots, Teens, Students/Lecturers, art teachers, literature & music teachers, Students, Chefs, Waitpersons, Cleaners, Health professionals, Buddists, Christians, Mormans, Muslims, Jehovas Witness’, Anarchists, Atheists, Lawyers, Bus Drivers, you name it, if you look closely at the person smiling at you as you go about your day, chances are, they’re wearing Docs, the comfortable footwear for free people…
Dr Martens are as awesome and unique as you are.
DOWNES SHOES MODIFICAITON ALERT; We can take your 14 eye boots to the next level with added straps and buckles. Send us a message though our Contact Page to let us know what amazing ideas you have! Our Mods Page is also full of inspo.
*Note to all good people reading this… While we aren’t rich enough to open shops in every town and state, we do LOVE to post Dr Martens things to you. If you like this thing and you want it in your life, add it to your cart and we will have them specially delivered to your door.
When you order with us, we check the actual stock style. We open the box to ensure that the shoes are perfect and no surface scratches or inconsistencies wrong sizes appear etc… It happens! We personally and carefully check that your new docs are 100% perfect, because quality and service are MOST important to us.
If you have ANY questions about our styles, or have any confusion over sizing, let us know. If you are looking for something you cannot see, get in touch with us! We’d love to chat on the phone or send us an email using our contact page.