Levi’s Made in USA 501s Uses the Final Yards of Cone Mills Selvedge
If you’ve recently found yourself on the hunt for a pair of jeans utilizing Cone Mills’ White Oak denim before there are none left to be had, you may be in luck by way of none other than Levi’s themselves. These Made in USA series 501s are made with some of the last White Oak red-line selvedge denim in existence, honoring a true American legacy with one of the most iconic pairs of jeans.
You probably know LVC and you definitely know department-store friendly Levi’s brand, but this limited pair of 501s falls somewhere in the middle. If one thing’s for sure, there’s no better time to pay homage to Made in America than now, with the closure of the White Oak denim mill in North Carolina. These jeans feature the classic five pocket styling with a mid-rise and button fly, a “little e” red tab on the back pocket, and signature double horse leather back patch. Considering the price, it might be worth getting your hands on some while you still can…
Available for $148 at Unionmade.