James Dean might have baptized it with celebrityhood when he wore them in Rebel Without a Cause, but the Lee 101 jean was already known to cowboys as a true workhorse out on the open range. In living those days of hard riding again, clothier http://jcrew.com/” target=”_blank”>J. Crew asked Lee recreate the 101 for its discerning customers. Facsimiles of the originals from http://lee.com” target=”_blank”>Lee‘s archives in Kansas, each 101 features a Slim Rider fit, created at the request of a 1940s champion rodeo rider. Thus, became the first ever slim fit denim by accident. Made from 12 3/4-oz. cotton, the collaborative design also features lower profile metal rivets, X bar-tacks along the rear pockets, and a signature spade like rear pockets with Lee’s “Lazy S” stitching. http://jcrew.com/mens_feature/NewArrivals/PRD~83635/83635.jsp” target=”_blank”>Lee for J. Crew 101 Slim Rider Jean is available exclusively through J. Crew store locations and online store.