The UNDERCOVER x Dr. Martens 'New Warriors' shoes have been debuted as a new collection of footwear designs that pay homage to a cult classic film and add a subtle hint of retro style for wearers to appreciate.
The collection of shoes includes the Dr. Martens 1460 boot and 1461 derby, which have both been emblazoned with text on the upper toe that reads "The New Warriors" along with a subtle insignia on the side. This comes as a reference the 1979 film The Warriors by UNDERCOVER designer Jun Takahashi.
The UNDERCOVER x Dr. Martens 'New Warriors' shoes come in a total of six style options and comes as one of a growing number of design collaborations with the iconic footwear brand.
The UNDERCOVER x Dr. Martens 'New Warriors' Shoes are Subtle
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