- 100% cotton
- Bedford cord fabric
- Zip fly
- Five pockets
- Slim, tapered leg
- Short leg length
Levi’s Vintage Clothing have dug up another gem with the 519 Bedford Cords, a classic slim fit pair of trousers made from that mystical fabric, Bedford Cord, which according to our research is, “a strong ribbed weave fabric with raised lines or cords produced by warp stuffing threads.” While we’re not really sure what this means, we do know that it’s a proper tough, canvas-style fabric often used in the grizzly world of workwear, and if it’s tough enough for 1960’s carpenters, then it’s probably tough enough for you.
The fit on these is pretty much bob-on, but they’re fairly short so if you’re particularly lanky, then it’s probably worth checking the measurements.
We like these cords so much we included it in our 'Pica~Picks: Cords’