Fashion Essentials: 4) Denim


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Next up in my Fashion Essentials series is denim.  Originally only for manual laborers because of its durability, Levi Strauss popularized denim in the 19th century, manufacturing overalls or ‘jeans pants’  as they were known, for coal miners in the USA. “By the 1930s, cowboys in the United States had also adopted this seemingly indestructible […]