Stripped down, rebuilt. Refined and tweaked. At Docs, we never stop thinking of new ways to reimagine our classic silhouettes. Here our Original 1461 shoe is reworked without laces, and with elastic over the tongue. Faster on, so you can get out there, the elastic also ensures a snug fit. The shoes are marked with our signature yellow welt stitching.Second off the DM’s production line, the 1461 is a 3-eye shoe championed for its versatility.Hardwearing and famously tough, our Smooth leather can be polished to shine or scuffed-up. It’s up to you. Clean with a damp cloth and care with Dr. Martens Shoe Polish.Our Goodyear-welted lines are heat-sealed at 700°C and reinforced with our signature welt stitch.