• Doc Martens Boots Now Come Adorned with Traditional Japanese Art

    5 days ago - By Open Culture

    In wake of a recent prom cheongsam dust up , it remains to be seen whether Doc Martens' special edition Eastern Art shoes and boots will be regarded as a misstep.
    Dr. Martens' Artist Series paid tribute to Western heavy hitters like Hieronymus Bosch , William Hogarth , JMW Turner , and William Blake .
    Those eye-catching kicks may have inspired more than a few fashion-conscious punks to delve into art history, but what will consumers-and more importantly activists on the alert for cultural appropriation-make of the Eastern Art line?
    The company website describes the inaugural design...
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