Swedish Long John

Curated Vintage Collection


The Long John is what has commonly become known as long underwear. Possible referring to John L. Sullivan, a boxer who wore them ages ago. The British factory of John Smedley's Lea Mills claims to have invented them and with their more than 225 years of history in making these garment till this day, they might just be right.

We have some to keep you warm this winter too. Ours are Swedis army deadstock items from the 1980s and 1990s. The come in two size. And we have taken the liberty to do spot of branding them.


  • Original vintage deadstock items from the 1980/90s

  • Two sizes: 5 (M) and 6 (L)

  • Measurements

    5: waist 34cm/13,5 inch length: ca 100cm/39,5 inch 

    6: waist 36cm/14,5 inch length: ca. 100 cm