Doc Martens & Red Laces. – The Clothing Warehouse

Doc Martens & Red Laces.

Every culture has their secret codes and uniforms. Some are totally obvious and overt but most are less obvious and esoteric. Doc Martens, the classic U.K. boot, has been a favorite shoe across most of the punk spectrum. Did you know lace colors are a code? This is true and well documented. Red laced DM's are commonly associated with Anti-Racist punk groups. These folks generally have shaved heads and are often unfortunately confused with their awful, equally bald, opposites. Interesting little fact about vintage footwear. There's so much in our wardrobes.

2 comments

  • Red on Docs is for Nazi
    Punk bands may have worn Gold SHARPS

    Freeline
  • RED IS FOR NEO-NAZI’S NOT ANTI RACISTS

    YELLOW, GREEN AND PLAID ARE FOR ANTI-RACISTS

    Zombie

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