5 Interesting fact about jeans
Jeans one of the most famous garment, which is probably most common and comfortable outfits too.
Men or women, boy or girl everyone has at least one garment in their wardrobe and that is jeans. It is mainly because of its easy maintenance and comfort. The style and structure of jeans have changed according to time but it is not out of fashion.
They have a wonderful appearance but the story behind the materials used is very interesting. Every part of it has some story behind it that is very prevailing. So we are going to disclose some interesting facts which you wouldn’t be aware
1. Do you know how “Jeans” keyword invented?
According to a widespread historical saga, a French in the 19th century invented jeans in a small town called Nimes. The fabric is made from jeans which are called in the French language as “Serge” and thus their name “Serge de Nimes” and so it came to be called in short as “denims”.
This was about denims, but what about “jeans”?
Soon Denims become extremely popular in Europe And it was mostly used by Genoa’s sailors. Whenever these guys went to France they used to buy jeans in bulks. These paints were so famous among sellers that they began to give them as a tribute and started keeping nicknames.
2. Why is the color of jeans blue?
The world’s first jeans were created in blue color. People like labors or any kind of jobs which were like laborers used to wear them whose clothes used to quickly be dirty. Keeping this in mind, the world’s first jeans has a deep blue color because to was to overcome the dirt accumulated and also help to lower the visibility of these defects.
Another main reason was the export of the “neil” means indigo from India to Europe. Earlier in Europe, when indigo was not exported, in Europe there was particular leaf which was used to color jeans. These leafs would give light blue color to the jeans. In comparison, indigo was far cheaper and would give better color. After indigo reached Europe the way of coloring jeans completely changed.
3. you will always see YYK Printed on jeans.. did you try to know why ?
The same company offers almost every world branded jeans zip. If you’ve ever had noticed, you will know that the jeans you purchased or the jeans which you wore ,almost each have “YKK” zip. These English ‘characters ‘ are printed on the back of the zip. It is “Yoshida Kogyo Kabushikikaisha” which is a Japanese company and it means “Yoshida Company Limited”. In 1934, it was known as Tadao Yoshida and today also this company makes zippers for most of the branded jeans companies.