Jet Black Wash
Vintage Made in the USA.
In 1985, Levi's introduced the 550 Relaxed Jean. It had the same quality and craftsmanship as the 501 Original, but with more room in the seat and thigh. Today, it's the comfortable classic for guys who want a relaxed look.
Copper rivets bear the Levi trademark.
This iconic jean is often imitated.
Levi Strauss leads the apparel industry in trademark infringement cases, filing nearly 100 lawsuits against competitors since 2001. Most cases center on the alleged imitation of Levi's back pocket double arc stitching pattern which Levi filed for trademark in 1978. Levi's has successfully sued Guess, Polo Ralph Lauren, Esprit Holdings, Zegna, Zumiez, and Lucky Brand Jeans, among other companies (Wiki).
More than 140 years after inventing the blue jean, one thing is clear: Levi’s clothes are loved by the people who wear them - from presidents to movie stars, farmers to fashion icons, entrepreneurs to the everyday laborer.
By the end of the 1980s, The company closed nearly all of its US based manufacturing plants because of financial difficulties and strong competition from competitors.
Retail tagged at $58.00
New old stock with tags – Never worn.
Waist size 30 by length size 32.
100% Cotton – Non Stretch denim.
Premium heavy denim is made to last.
These jeans are purchased dead stock from a small town mercantile shop that had been in business for many years.
These get better the more they are washed and worn.
Made in the USA.
Buyer pays return shipping for refunds.
VTG 1985 Levi's 550 Men Jeans Pants Jet Black Wash 30x32 USA