Levis 501 Levi's Original Short. The very first denim shorts now with a high waist to define the waistline. Vintage-inspired cut. Raw hem. We partner with the Better Cotton Initiative for more sustainable cotton farming globally. Shaped on the hips and thighs. High waist. 100% cotton. Denim. Non-stretch. Flap with buttons. 5 pocket design. Color: Eat Your Words – Neutral.