Dr. Martens Collaborates with Comptoir des Cottoniers for Exclusive Model

Dr. MartensNEW YORK, Jul 26, 2009 / FW/ — The distinctive yellow stitches is back on track as Dr. Martens once again enters the mindset of a new generation, this time, being shared by mother and daughter fashionistas.

The legendary English brand Dr. Martens with a trendy rock & roll attitude signs an exclusive model for Comptoir des Cotonniers, known for its creative flair for fashion trends including mother & daughter team ups for clothes.

The partnership brings a spontaneous meeting between two brands with distinguished universes and stories, common values of authenticity and sincerity, and inter-generational collections, both trendy and timeless.

Dr. Martens
Dr. Martens

For the occasion, Dr. Martens revisits its iconic model, the 1460 8-eye boots (this 1st design was created in England on 1st April 1960).

Made of soft and slightly shiny ‘Palatino’ leather, the exclusive model designed for Comptoir comes in a mousey grey colour, for a ‘barock’n roll’ state of mind that fits perfectly with the leading trend of this Autumn/Winter 2009 ready-to-wear collection.

This is not the first time that Dr. Martens is collaborating with another label. The English label had worked with Jean-Paul Gaultier and Corinne Cobson. It also has co-branded with Yohji Yamamoto and Raf Simons.

[MARI DAVIS]

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