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Levis Vintage Clothing 1976 501

Levis Vintage Clothing 1976 501

New to Elroy Leederville; the last incarnation of the 501xx jean from Levis. We now offer 4 iconic variations of the LVC 501xx; 1944, 1954, 1966 and 1976. All providing a different aesthetic and fit, and all manufactured in The United States, from un-sanforized "shrink to fit" 120z Selvedge Denim from The Cone Mill in North Carolina.

Here's what Levis say about the 1976 501...

The 501® Jean of the late 1970's shared shelf space with a wide range of pant styles popularized during the "Me Decade" Ð bell bottoms, straight legs, slacks with the look of jeans, and beyond....


Washing your Denim

Washing your Denim

I get asked about this all the time in the store... "When should I wash my jeans? How should I wash my jeans? Why shouldn't I wash my jeans?" I've picked up a bit of info on this highly contentious issue, and have a few thoughts on the subject; so if your interested, here's my take on things...

We sell a lot of "Raw" Denim. Unwashed. Dry. Basically, Brand New! These jeans have been nowhere near a washing machine, let alone an Industrial Laundry. As such, they feel stiff. This is due to the starch and wax on the fabric...


Knickerbocker Mfg. Co.

Knickerbocker Mfg. Co.

New in store and online this season, Knickerbocker Mfg. Co. is an iconic Brooklyn based menswear label. Manufacturing all their product in the USA, the brands aesthetic sits very nicely with our current Menswear offering. Have a read of their story, told below by label founder Andrew Livingston...

 

“That's the goal and our belief man's greatest challenge; to build something bigger than yourself, to build something that genuinely means as much to others as it does to you.” 

 com·mu·ni·ty

noun

a feeling of fellowship with others, as a result of sharing
common attitudes, interests, and goals.
 

Knickerbocker Mfg....


BLACK FRIDAY SALE!

BLACK FRIDAY SALE!

Take 20% off storewide and online on Friday 24 November 2017!

No, thank you!

 


Stan Ray

Stan Ray

In-Store and online today, Stan Ray is the latest to be introduced to Elroy Clothing's Brand Roster.

Stan Ray is based in Crockett, Texas, and have been manufacturing their product there since 1972. Earl Beard, a father of four, survived three lay offs at his employer, Kalman Machine Co. The third was the final straw, and he bought a handful of sewing machines from Kalman Machine Co. and started his own workwear company. Within twelve months his old employer wound up manufacturing in Texas. By this time, Earl built himself a solid reputation and took over the plant and...