Sizeguide for Dr. Martens shoes2022-07-03T14:29:00+00:00

Sizeguide for
Dr. Martens shoes

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To help you choose the right shoe size the first time we have created this size guide for you because shoe sizes can vary from brand to brand meaning that in one brand you will fit i.g. a size US 8.5 and in another brand you will fit a US 9.5. Also remember to try out the online shoe size calculator.

Are Dr. Martens shoes running small or big in size?

To help you answer that question we have compared Dr. Martens’ shoe sizes to Nike’s shoe sizes.

Women: Compared to Nike, Dr Martens’ shoe sizes are almost identical to Nike’s shoe sizes. Buy your Dr. Martens in the same size as your Nike shoes.

Men: Dr. Martens and Nike’s shoe sizes are almost identical so you can go ahead and buy your Dr. Martens in the same size as your Nike shoes.

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Do Dr. Martens boots run wide or narrow?

Wide or narrow versions are not available with Dr. Martens.

Is Dr. Martens Considered A Cheap Brand?

When it comes to the footwear industry, Dr. Martens is one of England’s few names that make quality shoes. Dr. Martens, also known as Doc Martens or DMs) was established in 1947. Apart from footwear, the brand also specializes in other products, such as bags, clothing, and shoe care products. DMs is famous for its sturdy design, air-cushioned sole, and yellow welt stitch.

Doc Martens shoes are not cheap, although the price is also not outrageous, unlike Stuart Weitzman, Louis Vuitton, and Nike. Other products like bags, shoe accessories are moderately priced too.

Are Dr. Martens boots Considered Good quality?

Dr. Martens came to the footwear and apparel industry about 74 years ago. And so far, the brand has proven itself to be one of the leading shoemakers in the world. DMs shoe products are of good quality, made from leather and wool from non-mulesed sheep.

However, according to a customer review, there has been a decline in products’ quality since moving production to China and Thailand in 2003. 

Are Dr. Martens boots Sustainable?

Dr. Martens has since taken the responsibility to protect the planet by applying a sustainable approach to its production processes.

The company is a member of the Animal Welfare Group, a non-governmental organization responsible for protecting wildlife. However, Docs uses very few eco-friendly materials. And according to its website, it’s currently working towards achieving 100% traceable leather through recycling and repurposing in 2024.

Where are Dr. Marten’s boots made?

Doc Martens, a British brand, has its headquarter in Wollaston, Wellingborough district, Northamptonshire, England. All its products are made in China and Thailand. Furthermore, Dr. Martens is strategic in choosing its business location. It currently has over 100 stores worldwide, including Germany, France, United States, and Japan.

Convert Dr. Martens boot sizes

In the listed tables below you can convert your Dr. Martens US boot size to UK & EU shoe sizes.


US / UK / EU

7 6 39
7.5 6.5 40
8 7 41
9 8 42
10 9 43
10.5 9.5 44
11 10 45
12 11 46
13 12 47

US / UK / EU

5 3 36
6 4 37
7 5 38
8 6 39
8.5 6.5 40
9 7 41
10 8 42
11 9 43

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