1461 Black Mono leather 3 eye Dr. Martens shoe in Black Leather has a high quality smooth leather upper and has the famous air-cushioned sole, with good abrasion, support and it’s slip resistant. They have a slightly more pointed toe to the Classic 1461 Black. It has a black sole, as well as black stitching. The sole and upper is heat sealed with glue and then sewn together. Perfect for a school or business shoe. They are made to last and are a great investment shoe, as they get better and better with time.