My favorite pair of rigid, selvedge, raw denim Levi’s has been replaced by an imposter that insists on stretching.
Like all raw and rigid denim, new shrink-to-fit jeans will shrink if/when washed. With that, a question remains: What size to buy?
After getting a $128 pair of 501 Shrink-to-Fit raw selvedge jeans for $67, the shrink-to-fit adventure begins…
I just stumbled upon this mini-documentary on Levi’s 501s. It’s a fabulous piece of storytelling around an iconic American product.