You can also drop off used clothing and shoes to recycle at any U. Sign up for the Unzipped newsletter to get the best of the Unzipped blog — company news and views, employee profiles, innovation and sustainability stories, behind-the-scenes and Archives highlights — sent straight to your inbox weekly. Big “E” is more valuable with it being the older style.The Trucker jacket featured pointed flaps at the pockets and two side pockets.This pointed pocket style influenced the style of Levi’s jackets in future decades, evolving into designs including the modern 70507 (below) and as a result is the style we are most familiar with today.
Last 4 digits of product code are indicating the colour/model number. These are “first edition”, the rarest of Levi’s jackets.
Quick Tips for Dating Vintage Here are some quick, easy-to-remember tips. Center-back dress zippers – seen occasionally in the 1940s and early 1950s, but generally later 1950s and 1960s and in most dresses since the 1970s.
They don’t necessarily place a garment in a specific year, but they will help you narrow down the time range. Velcro® was invented in 1948, but not used in clothing much until the 1960s.
It’s safe to assume that today, nearly twenty years later, this value would have almost doubled.
We invite you to take a walk down memory lane of the history of the 501, from its inception through every major variation, all the way to its current form today. I mean, it doesn’t actually – but for the sake of dating your 501’s a decipherable Two Horse brand patch will tell you a lot about when your 501’s were produced.