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Vintage Levi’s Denim Guide

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Vintage Levi’s Denim Guide

If you’re shopping for vintage denim, there are few things you should know before you go.   1. Not all Levi’s are the same.  Each “style number” IE 501 or 550 relate to the fit of the denim.  This determines the rise, leg opening or how they will fit in the hips.  If this is your first time buying vintage denim, its best to try on different numbers for your perfect.  And 501s aren’t universal :) 2. Levis pre 1980s were mainly made for men.  For example, vintage 501s were made for men. Therefore, they tend to fit tighter on...

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