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levi 501 repro fit

darrell

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which model has a looser fit, 55 or 71? i was looking through rakuten and couldn't really tell... if anyone can describe the difference in fit between the different 501 incarnations i'd appreciate it....
 

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The 55 is a little looser than the 1947. The 1947 is the slimmest and straightest. The leg is more tailored. I think the 1971 is a bit tapered compared to the 55 or 47. The 1947 is the best....
 

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