U.K. shoe giant Dr. Martens has announced a collaboration with Boston-born streetwear store Bodega.
Bodega is a retailer for Dr. Martens along with other big-name fashion brands like Maharishi, Nike, Puma, Pleasures and Mountain Research.
To highlight the Dr. Martens x Bodega shoes, Bodega featured a written piece and video on their signage artist, Kenji Nakayama. Nakayama tells the story of how he became the artist for Bodega while wearing the yet-to-be-released shoes.
“Our first ever collaboration with Boston-based streetwear brand @bodega lands this month,” says the tweet . “Expect a clash of materials fused with our iconic 1461 shoe. DR. MARTENS X BODEGA: dropping 7th December 2019.”
The shoes feature “BDGA” emblazoned across the toes and are scheduled to drop on Dec. 7.