Levis 501 Original Mens The Rose A cultural icon. Worn by generations, defining style for decades. Since Levi's® invented it in 1873, the 501® Original has been a blank canvas for self-expression. An iconic straight fit with the signature button fly and an authentic look and feel. The 501® Original sits at the waist and is regular through the thigh with a straight leg. Can be worn with a clean rolled hem or full length, whichever you prefer. Looks especially great with a Levi’s® Trucker Jacket and a simple crewneck tee for a classic all-American look. •The original blue jean since 1873. •The original straight fit jean. •All-American style. •A blank canvas for self-expression.