Pike Brothers Wabash 1942 hunting pants

Pike Brothers has a strong back bone as it comes to original workwear pieces. One of most iconic pants in their collection is the Wabash Print pants. The Pike Brothers 1942 Hunting Pants consists of wabash selvage denim and was made for the life outdoors. This is where it feels the most comfortable. Wabash denim was used in the workwear section of the early 1920’s and ’30’s. Mostly associated with railroad workers as it was used extensively for heavy labour.

The Pike Brothers 1942 Hunting Pants offers a regular cut together with suspender buttons and a cinch back for size adjustment. Heavy bar tacks and seams mark it as an article for daily use. The D-ring at the front is a typical feature of the 1940’s. It offered the owner the ability to attach his pocket watch chain, a feature that comes in very handy even today. The Pike Brothers Wabash Pants are available in three different colours; grey, brown and blue.

The following features characterize the Pike Brothers 1942 Hunting Pants:

  • 13oz Wabash denim made from 100% Cotton
  • Normal waist,regular fit and Buttons, Rivets and Cinch Back in zinc finishing
  • Heavy bar tacks on seam ends, belt loops and pockets
  • Suspender Buttons
  • D-ring for attaching a pocket watch chain
  • Made in Turkey

Pike Brothers 1942 Hunting Pants

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About Pike Brothers

Pike Brothers specializes in the production of authentic outdoor and workwear of the early 20th century. Authentic for Pike Brothers means producing garments in exactly the same way as in the original period. Their garments are more than the sum of fabric, patterns and accessories. They have a story to tell, the story of who they are and where they come from.

Pike Brothers believe that in regard to quality, traditional workmanship has prevailed. Only with carefully selected materials and a great deal of attention to detail are they able to produce garments that meet their very high standards as well as being unique in appearance and superior in comfort and durability.


Written by Wouter Munnichs
I'm the founder of Long John. Next to running this daily magazine, I'm working as a freelance denim specialist for the industry. Titled as 'Denim Influencer 2020' by Rivet 50. Celebrated my 10th anniversary with Long John in 2021.