13MWZ is the style number of the very first Cowboy Cut” jean, designed more than 50 years ago with the help of celebrity cowboy tailor Rodeo Ben.
Broken Twill is a denim fabric weave first used by Wrangler in 1964 in their jeans-style 13MWZ.
Cowboy Cut is a style of jeans made only by Wrangler.
Lee Jeans. Henry David Lee founded Lee Mercantile Company. In 1889, they opened the garment factory in Salina, Kansas, producing dungarees and jackets. In 1913, the Union-All work jumpsuits created, followed by the first-ever “Overall” in 1920 – laying the foundation for Lee’s early growth.
Sanforized is a Clouet Peabody and Company trademark for the pre-shrinking fabric process that limits residual fabric shrinkage to less than 1%, developed in the late 1920′s by the Sanforized Co.
Selvedge denim is a term used to describe the old 28 29 inch shuttle looms produced denim where selvedge closed.
Wrangler name will celebrate its 50th anniversary next year; the jeans manufactured by a Company called Blue Bell. Blue Bell Overall established in North Carolina in 1904, changed its name to Blue Bell Company in 1925. Read more..