Megan Gell
Jul 2, 2019

Photos: Levi’s celebrates 501 Day with region-wide activations

The birth of the blue jean was celebrated across Asia with tailor-shop experiences and live performances.

It’s not often a product becomes so iconic it's allocated its own day, but that’s exactly what Levi Strauss Co has done for its signature 501 jeans. On May 20, 1873, the company received a patent for its riveted denim trousers, a day now celebrated by fans around the world via large-scale activations.

This year’s theme, 'We Are All Collaborators', aimed to inspire fans to customise their 501s by visiting the brand's Tailor Shop or...

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