Few items of a man's wardrobe are as essential as a pair of jeans. This series offers up style tips and history lessons about America's greatest contribution to the world of fashion.
The merits of either a button fly or zipper can be argued on both sides of the fence. Denim purists swear by traditional button flies, but anyone who's been a little tipsy and fumbled around with those little copper buttons has considered the virtues of a zipper. Here, a point by point argument.