LEVI'S 501 Short. - size 28 (also in ) LEVI'S 501 Short. - size 28 (also in ) 100% cotton. Button fly. Slight whiskering and fading detail along front. 5-pocket design. Lightly distressed areas. Raw cut frayed hem. Shorts measure approx 10.5 in length. LEIV-WF4. 32317 0073. Levi Strauss & Co., established in 1853, is a brand with a loyal, worldwide following. Their innovation with the co-invention of the blue jean was an integral part in creating their culture of self-expression and American cool that still resonates today. Each ready-to-wear design produced by the iconic label is made with special attention to craftsmanship, progress, and sustainability.