Founded by Hamilton Carhartt in Detroit, the company started out producing work overalls in 1889. Evolving from the Carhartt legacy, Carhartt Work In Progress (Carhartt WIP) represents the forward-thinking way of living that still encompasses the classic aesthetics of the iconic brand. Carhartt Work In Progress introduced the brand's authentic designs and craftsmanship across Europe in the 1990s. - Slim tapered fit, high waist, ankle length. - Back yoke. - Metal rivets, bartack stitching at vital stress points. - WIP script label at inside waistband. - Zip fly. - 100% Cotton.