Dr. Martens boots and shoes have become icons, recognised worldwide for their uncompromising looks, durability and comfort. 8-Eye Boot. Elk rich leather; natural, pebbled soft leather creating a matte, tumbled look. Classic Heel Loop. Made with Goodyear welt, the upper and sole are heat-sealed and sewn together. Dr. Martens air cushion sole, oil and fat-resistant, offers good abrasion and slip resistance.