Lee is the signature of quality, innovation and durability. Following with the establishment of ‘H.D. Lee Mercantile Company’ by Henry David Lee in Kansas, United States, Lee becomes a legendary denim brand which continues making history by its product innovations, such as the world’s first-ever zip fly jeans – 101Z in 1926, iconic ‘Hair-on-hide’ leather label and ‘Lazy S’ back pocket stitching. From the launch of the 1st Lee bib to the 13oz ‘101’ cowboy jeans, Lee demonstrates the passion of innovation over 120 years, transforming from a practical-and-durable-workwear maker to a contemporary-and-trendy fashion giant.
Wrangler® is enduring American freedom; it’s in the spirit of people who work hard, have fun and recognize courageous individuality. As a company, we believe in solid commitments and perseverance in the face of obstacles and challenges. Most of all, we respect ourselves, each other, our western heritage and the environment in which we live.
It’s the same as ever, even before the first pair of Wrangler® jeans were made in 1947. Our history runs parallel to the rise of the country, our jeans worn by the same people who built it.
Born in Wiesbaden.. Raised in Prague.. 18 years in the making…ragwear’s story begins in the end of the 1990’s in a little German spa town called Wiesbaden, where streetwear importer Holger Brodkorb was inspired by the local skate scene, but thought he could make better quality, better looking, better value clothing.