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Which Levis style are you?

Do you know what your perfect Levis® style is? NO, then take a look at the Levis® infographic below. (I do love an infographic)!

It gives us four of the latest high- rise styles (includes plus-size, petite & tall), click on the images to go to the style you want to try.

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updated 10.14.20


The 501®Original has stood the test of time, a stalwart in the Levis archives a cultural icon since 1873! However, over time women & men took to their sewing machine and reworked the 501® to suit a more feminine shape. Levis® caught on and this is why today you’ll find the original 501® with a mix of differences a true evolution of an icon! 501® Skinny, 501® Original Straight,

The 501® is a high rise of 11.25″ with a button fly, sizes 24- 32 most styles go up to a 34″ waist. You’ll find both 100% cotton or styles with 1% stretch. They offer a good selection of inseams and don’t forget Levis have a Tailor Shop for customization. For larger sizes check out the men’s 501®.

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The Wedgie inspired by vintage Levi’s® jeans is said to be the cheekiest jeans in your closet! A great style if you have a curvy body shape with a bit of bootie. This is an 11″ high-waisted jean with a snug fit through the hips and thighs, to put the spotlight on your figure and showcase your shape.

The classic Levi’s® Wedgie jean is available in a tapered leg with a cropped inseam, skinny & straight leg. The Wedgie Fit Straight Jean has a slightly wider leg which is an updated style. All are available in a range of shades & washes, embellishments like metallic studs, as well as destruction and distressing throughout for an edgy look. If you love the look then you’ll have lots of choices.

Levis® suggest “Tuck in the shirt for a classic look and add a belt– and show off your shape. After all, there’s a reason everyone calls Levi’s® Wedgie jeans “the cheekiest jeans in your closet.”

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Shop Wedgie Fit Plus Size

The Wedgie is available in a plus size 14 to 26 in lots of different washes.

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With the success of The Wedgie, Levi’s® created a more exaggerated style called The Ribcage, this is Levi’s® highest rise so far-reaching up to 12″!

Levis® SaysInspired by a pair of ‘90s-era vintage 501® Originals, the Ribcage offers an extra-high rise and button fly that helps define the waist. It’s designed to slim through the hips and thighs and fall to a straight leg that helps lengthen your silhouette.” 

Since launching at the beginning of 2019 The Ribcage collection has grown and you’ll now find different lengths, widths and embellishments to love. If you’re not sure if you can wear such a high rise measure your rise to check.

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The 721 is a figure holding high-rise skinny jean with a 10.25″ rise (the lowest of the 4 styles), a really wearable jean. Levi’s® calls the 721 the ultimate waist-defining fit. LEVI’S® PREMIUM offers a sculpt fabrication 4-way power stretch that moves in all directions for enhanced mobility and comfort, this is a bit pricier at around $98 +. Sizes 24 – 34 and in some styles 4 inseams (28-34).

Love the fit then why not create your own jean! Yes, that’s right the 721 is now available to customize at $148 check out the pattern options & washes (more about this later).

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Shop The 721 Plus Size

The 721 plus size is available in sizes 18 -26 in an inseam SML.

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I hope the post above has given you some clarification on the best 4 high rise Levis® styles. It definitely has for me. If you need any advice on the above or anything jean related, drop me a comment below and I’ll reply.

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