Levi’s celebrates its 150th anniversary with a limited release of five models, including 1873.
To celebrate the 150th anniversary of Levi’s patent (i.e. the day jeans were born), five limited edition models will be available, including the 1873 model – the early 501XX. On May 20, 1873, Levi’s® was granted a patent for “a method of using metal rivets for reinforcing the pockets of clothing” and the world’s first jeans were born. Levi’s® celebrates the birth of these jeans, which are still engraved on the patches of all its products, every year as “501® Day”. Pricing and detailed specs are still undisclosed, but the 1873 model looks cool. But I wonder how much white […]