It’s a beautiful time to be an underwear lover. In many ways, we are living in a golden age of men’s underwear, blessed with hundreds of brands selling styles that range from highly functional to brow-raisingly sexy. Even in this age of hot, newer brands like C-IN2 and Jac5, there are a few classic brands that have stood the test of time. While the actual title of “oldest brand” is always going to be in dispute, we are listing ten great candidates for the world’s oldest underwear brands.
Check out our top ten longest running underwear brands in the gallery below. Which is your favorite? Join the conversation by leaving a comment below or by tweeting @underwearexpert.
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