Named after the date of its creation, 1st April, 1961, their 1461 shoe has become iconic. Originally sold as a durable working man's shoe, the style became popular with political protesters and as a fashion item at universities across Britain. Today it's worn as a fashion statement by trendsetters from all walks of life. The 1461 features a premium Smooth leather upper, classic 3-eye fastening and a plain welt finished with their ultra comfortable Airwair sole. 1461 3-eye shoe with their plain welted sole, which has no visible construction thread. Made with their smooth leather, the classic Dr. Martens leather, durable, with a smooth finish. Made with Goodyear welt, the upper and sole are heat-sealed and sewn together. Airwairs original leather is a firm, finished leather with a smooth, semi bright appearance. Material: Leather, PVC.