Dr Martens

Come and get your tatts out with Scorpio Shoes

Well, it’s that time of the year again. The Manchester International Tattoo Show is rolling up and we here at Scorpio Shoes are eagerly anticipating its arrival. We will be there with a stall showing off a few of our best and brightest footwear. Brands such as Hades and Irregular Choice will be in attendance and of course the timeless classics like Dr. Martens, Converse and Grinders will also be making an appearance. Oh and as an extra little treat we will also be running a competition to win a... Read More

Valentines Day gift ideas for her

What do I get her for Valentines Day? Guys, we all know whats it’s like, you used all your inspiration in choosing that perfect gift for the lady in your life at Christmas and now Valentines Day is fast approaching, you are desperate for gift ideas. Most men will hastily try to book a table at a restaurant who charge a fortune for the special romantic meal (a candle and red rose thrown into their standard menu) or pick up that last bunch of dying pansies at the petrol station... Read More

Christmas Shopping and Cyber Monday

With Christmas quickly approaching and the winter weather closing in, now is the time to start thinking about doing some Christmas shopping. Wrapping yourself up like a festive Michelin man, fighting your way through crowds of fellow shoppers and struggling through narrow aisles with arms full of bags, Christmas shopping is always such a joy. OK so I’m being a bit of a Christmas Grinch but if you are too then we at Scorpio Shoes might just be able to make it a bit more bearable this year. Traditionally known... Read More


This week some of the Scorpio Shoes staff were promoting the Newcastle store, giving away balloons and generally making fools of themselves in reply to Dr Martens opening a new store just around the corner from our Doc Shop. As the original Doc Shop in the area we wanted to remind people that we have a huge selection of DM’s as well as a fantastic range of other cutting edge footwear. The response we got from the public was amazing and if you were in the area you probably won’t... Read More

Win this amazing Dr. Martens Satchel

That’s right, you could be the proud new owner of this fantastic Dr. Martens leather satchel. Turn heads in the office or be the coolest kid in college with this ultra desirable fashion statement satchel. With a smooth cherry red leather finish, brass studs and buckles, embossed Dr. Martens logo and a rrp of over £100 you would be a fool not to want it. All you have to do to be in with a chance of winning is enter our competition on our Facebook  page, it really is as... Read More

Save Money On Your Christmas Shopping In Store with Scorpio Shoes 24 Days of Advent Offers #24adventoffers

Girls & Boys! We’ve been working on a fab new offer for you all for your Christmas 2012 shopping! Follow @scorpioshoes on Twitter, use the hashtag #24adventoffers, and we’ll be posting a new special offer every day of Advent. So while you are out shopping in Newcastle, Durham, or Spennymoor, you can show these offers on your phones to your shop assistant prior to purchase and save money on your favourite footwear brands! Here is your Advent Calendar with more details. Oh, and please like and share this with your... Read More

Katy Clark Womens Wear Knit Fashion Show at Northumbria University

  Scorpio Shoes supported Katy Clark’s recent fashion show at Northumbria University by supplying Dr Martens boots. Katy has been good enough to supply us with images from the show , which you can see below, along with Katy’s introduction to her fashion collection.   As you can see Katy certainly has a talent for producing unconventional fashion items. We’d like to offer her our heartfelt congratulations on what looks like a huge success, and wish her all the best for the future. If these images are anything to go... Read More

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Stuck For Father’s Day Gift Ideas? What DO you get the man who has EVERYTHING?

Stuck for a gift idea for Fathers Day? What about a Great Pair of Shoes? It comes round quicker every year, sneaks up on you, and when you notice it’s nearly upon you, panics you into thinking of what to get your Dad to show him you love him.  This is the man who literally has everything. If you were to offer him a thingamybob for a whimwhamwowzer, he’d show you he already has three of them, in different sizes and colours! Am I right? And it’s no good asking... Read More