Too bootilicious for your feet: call them what you like -- Dr Martens, Doc Martens, DMs, Docs -- but very few shoes have a youth following like Doc Martens. The brand even has its own tribute song, created by those TV barometers of 1980s rebellious teenage cool: The Young Ones. Ruth Mortimer investigates the laced-up phenomenon.
Dec 01, 2001; Boot beginnings In 1945, Dr Klaus Maertens was skiing in Germany when he had an accident and injured his foot. To aid his...