Levis Vintage Clothing 519 Bedford Pant Liquorice Black. The material Bedford is named after the British town with the same name. This fabric is woven in the same way as corduroy allowing a narrow striped texture when you look up close. Bedford has a density and reputed durability which back in the days came to be appreciated in particular by the US Navy during the 40’s. You can often see this material used for military jackets because of its durability. These black pants from Levis Vintage Clothing is an exact replica with all the typical details such as slanted front pockets, subtle back pockets and a hidden elastic band at the back end that can adjust the width for optimum fit. Get them on sale over at Caliroots.