Love 1960’s jeans

The 1960’s jeans deserve a renaissance. As much as I’m a sucker for cinchbacks and 50’s cuts there’s something special with the 1960’s jeans that I adore. Time to throw a punch for the paper patch-era. Paper patch evolution is just as sweet as that of a leather patch in my opinion. Down below you’ll see some other features, or lack there of, from typical 60’s jeans.

Ooe Yofukuten OA02XX paper patch
Warehouse 1105 paper patch
denime 66 paper patch
TCB jeans 60's paper patch
Resolute 710 paper patch
Ooe Yofukuten OA02 paper patch

Part of what I like about the 60’s jeans is, though it might sound odd, that some of the neat features of earlier eras are no longer there. The V-stitch is gone, coinpocket selvedge is gone, hidden rivets are gone, backside of the rivets are changed to aluminum. One added feature is that the waistband gets a double chainstitch instead of just one of the seams. Below you see some examples of the features from my Denime 66 and TCB 60’s.

No coinpocket selvedge
No V-stitch or hidden rivets
Aluminium backsides of the rivets
Double chainstitched waistband

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