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How To Pick The Best Vintage Denim Jacket For You

Denim jackets have been a classic part of wardrobes for many years, but they have only recently come back into fashion. With many celebrities starting to wear them, people are looking to get one for themselves. By finding the perfect vintage denim jacket, you will be able to differentiate yourself from the masses. However, if you don’t have prior experience with buying a vintage clothing and wearing them, it can be intimidating when trying to find one that is suitable for you. In the following paragraphs, you will discover how best to integrate one into your current wardrobe.

What Choices Are There When It Comes To Vintage Denim Jackets?

The first thing you must decide when looking at vintage denim jackets is the colour. While the classic look is blue jean, there are many colour choices available to you, each with their own benefits. Blue is the colour that can be used with the widest range of clothes. It is a neutral colour, and, therefore, will be a staple in your wardrobe if you only wish to own a single denim jacket. The next most common colour is white. White coloured jeans are commonly worn by women. The next most important thing to choose is the wash. The most versatile and conservative of washes is medium to dark. Dark washes look better in most circumstances. They portray a clean cut and put together appearance. Light washes are more casual. Finally, medium washes are in between, and thus ideal if you can’t make up your mind between the former two. Aside from this, you must identify what type of look you want the jacket to possess. Most vintage denim jackets for men end down by the hip. Some men do wear longer cuts, but this can often make the jacket look oversized while the shorter jackets are considered the most fashionable choice of the two. There are a number of add-ons that a vintage mens denim jacket have, such as metal studs and distressed denim. It all comes down to personal choice.

What About The Big Brand Names Like Wrangler Denim Jackets?

Many of the big brands that were around 60+ years ago are still behemoths of the denim jacket industry today. Companies such as Wrangler, Levi, and Lee are very popular amongst vintage clothes hunters. Wrangler denim jackets were first made in the 1940s and came in lined versions and youth sizes. Their first and second versions are highly sought after nowadays. Back in the day, the first version was preferred by cowboys due to their ultra-modern design at the time. When it comes to Levi, there’s an easy system that you can use to determine which period your Levi vintage jacket is from. If it has hand warmer pockets, then it was made between the mid-1980s and present time. If you find a jacket with a large red e tab, then you have one from the 1950s up until 1971 and are called the third edition. Also with a big e, the second edition jackets have vertical pleats down by the buttons and two exterior chest pockets. Finally, the first edition jackets that were made before the 1940s boast the number 506XX and possesses a single breast pocket on the left side with no pocket flap. That being said, even though you have all of this information, where can you find the exact vintage denim jacket that you are looking for? It is best that you choose an excellent online retailer who specialises in selling these items, such as the well-known company D2V Ltd. We will tell you exactly what condition our products are in, and we are sure you will be left feeling impressed and satisfied with what we offer.

D2V Ltd - Buy Your Vintage Denim Jacket From A Reputable Retailer

What better location to shop for your vintage clothing than a retailer that is 100% devoted to supplying you with the utmost quality? At D2V Ltd, we have a wide range of vintage denim jacket to choose from. Visit to check out what we have in stock. You can find everything from well-known brands to old classics, all at an affordable price. The team is devoted to ensuring that you have the best experience possible so don’t hesitate to contact us by whichever method is easiest for you. All contact details can be found at If you want to find classic vintage pieces without the hassle, D2V Ltd is where you should be looking.