3. Workwear

It wasn't just footwear that experienced a revival of blue-collar style in the Aughts—the classic Americana aesthetic was promoted by workwear brands that produced dependable, durable clothes that were as resistant against fickle trends as they were against the elements. They made it easy work to look good.

LEADERS OF THE PACK:
Engineered Garments, Woolrich Woolen Mills, PRPS, Levi's, Ralph Lauren Double RL