Wrangler Blue Bell – funny tid bits

Not really an update, but I just wanted to share the interesting details of the 1964 Wrangler Blue Bell ~

Double layer waist-band:

Double chain-stitch on the waist-band:

The bottom chain-stitching runs off the waist-band and tucks into the outer layer:

Flaps on the crotch don’t overlap:

The hardware is oxidising at a ridiculous rate:

Complicated back-pocket stitchings:

A bit of DIY on the plastic patch to restore the Blue Bell logo:

Felled seam with dual tone threads, giving an outward appearance of a overlocked seam:

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