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The History of Dr. Martens

Sex, Drugs and Air Cushioned Soles

Tue 11 Apr

Think the Dr. Martens history started in the sixties? Think again. It actually began sixty years earlier, when the Griggs family began making boots in a small town in the Midlands. Eventually becoming an integral part of the British shoe-making industry, they became known for good quality, durable work boots.

Events

Dr. Martens Opening Weekend Activities

Tue 11 Apr

Dr. Martens boots are made for walking and true to their name, they’ve walked straight into Camden Market with a brand new store. To celebrate, they’ve put together a lineup of events for the Easter weekend which will all be taking place in the shop. Check out what they’ve got planned.

Video

Global Street Art’s Dr Martens Mural Lands in Camden

Mon 10 Apr

Checked out the mural on Jamestown Road yet? Working in collaboration with Dr. Martens, Global Street Art, a collective bringing together the work of street artists from over 100 countries, have brought the brand to life with a specially-created piece. With ambitions to create painted cities all over the world, they also campaign for new, legal painting spaces and organise street art murals in partnership with brands and organisations, such as this project with Dr. Martens. Heading up the team is Lee Bofkin, who co-founded the organisation after giving up his career as a breakdancer in 2012. Read his interview with Dr Martens here.

Music Edit

Camden Market’s Music Monthly

Mon 24 Apr

Our pick of the best live acts to check out in Camden in the month of May.

Explore the Exhibition

Youth Club in Pictures

Mon 24 Apr

First and foremost, this is a photography exhibition that documents the power, individuality and iconicism of Britain’s subcultures. From the raves of the 1980s to the rise of grime in the 2000s, Youth Club's photography exhibition sweeps three decades, featuring work from those swept up in the movements, including Gavin Watson, Matthew Smith, Molly Macindoe, Dave Swindells, Giles Moberley and Normski.

Explore the Shop

Dr. Martens' New Store in Pictures

Tue 11 Apr

It’s finally here! Dr. Martens have moved into their spiritual home, Camden Market and are open for business. If you haven’t had a chance to check them out yet, here’s a sneak peak, plus some interesting facts about the newest addition to the Camden Market family.

The History of Dr. Martens

Sex, Drugs and Air Cushioned Soles

Tue 11 Apr

Think the Dr. Martens history started in the sixties? Think again. It actually began sixty years earlier, when the Griggs family began making boots in a small town in the Midlands. Eventually becoming an integral part of the British shoe-making industry, they became known for good quality, durable work boots.

Events

Dr. Martens Opening Weekend Activities

Tue 11 Apr

Dr. Martens boots are made for walking and true to their name, they’ve walked straight into Camden Market with a brand new store. To celebrate, they’ve put together a lineup of events for the Easter weekend which will all be taking place in the shop. Check out what they’ve got planned.

Video

Global Street Art’s Dr Martens Mural Lands in Camden

Mon 10 Apr

Checked out the mural on Jamestown Road yet? Working in collaboration with Dr. Martens, Global Street Art, a collective bringing together the work of street artists from over 100 countries, have brought the brand to life with a specially-created piece. With ambitions to create painted cities all over the world, they also campaign for new, legal painting spaces and organise street art murals in partnership with brands and organisations, such as this project with Dr. Martens. Heading up the team is Lee Bofkin, who co-founded the organisation after giving up his career as a breakdancer in 2012. Read his interview with Dr Martens here.

Music Edit

Camden Market’s Music Monthly

Mon 24 Apr

Our pick of the best live acts to check out in Camden in the month of May.

Explore the Exhibition

Youth Club in Pictures

Mon 24 Apr

First and foremost, this is a photography exhibition that documents the power, individuality and iconicism of Britain’s subcultures. From the raves of the 1980s to the rise of grime in the 2000s, Youth Club's photography exhibition sweeps three decades, featuring work from those swept up in the movements, including Gavin Watson, Matthew Smith, Molly Macindoe, Dave Swindells, Giles Moberley and Normski.

Explore the Shop

Dr. Martens' New Store in Pictures

Tue 11 Apr

It’s finally here! Dr. Martens have moved into their spiritual home, Camden Market and are open for business. If you haven’t had a chance to check them out yet, here’s a sneak peak, plus some interesting facts about the newest addition to the Camden Market family.