5 Feb 2011
History of denim.
Love the color and texture.
Touch of blue and vintage buttons
New York, NY, USA
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Few are aware that the fabric denim was invented or created en France. Nimes is a town outside of Paris and “de” meaning “of/from” in french. De Nimes or “denim” translated to english means “of” or “from” Nimes. In the mid 19th century Levi Strauss a francophile migrated from Bavaria to San Francisco bringing with him a new textile from Nimes, and thus creating the blue jean phenomenon.
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