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The history of denim denim is one of the oldest types of work clothes that were available in the world, and it is known for its durability and comfort.
Denim: fashion’s frontier explored the multifaceted history of denim and its relationship with high fashion from the 19th century to the present the exhibition featured more than 70 objects from the museum’s permanent collection, many of which have never been on view in addition to the history of jeans, denim examined a variety of denim. Fascinating facts about the invention of blue jeans by jacob davis and levi strauss in 1873 blue jeans: at a glance: no item of clothing is more american than the blue jeans invented in 1873 by jacob davis and levi strauss these two visionary immigrants, turned denim, thread and a little metal into the most popular clothing.
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