Fashion Questions

Answers to the questions about denim, fabrics, stretch factors, and more…

What Are Jeans Made Of?

Image of a cotton field courtesy of savagebrushmfg.com Jeans are a pair of pants which are made from the fabric denim. The word jeans comes from the French phrase bleu de G├¬nes, which is the blue of Genoa while denim originated in the French town of N├«mes, from which denim (de N├«mes) gets its name. …

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Ssense $10,000 Giveaway

Starting today through March 24th, Ssense will be holding their biggest contest ever. They are giving away a $10,000 shopping spree to their store! How exciting is that?! They carry many great designers such as DSquared2, Alexander McQueen, Nudie, IRO, G-Star, 7 For All Mankind, Diesel and tons more for both men and women. You …

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Double Denim Bar Crawl?

On April 9th, Chicago residents took part in the 3rd annual “Double Denim” bar crawl. The crawl took place at various local bars and invited the patrons to dress up in their best double denim ensembles. The patrons donned their denim and traveled from bar to bar, enjoying drink specials, while mingling with other denim-clad …

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Smell Like Your Jeans?

Esprit has taken denim loving to a whole new level! The brand recently released men’s and women’s fragrance collections called Esprit Jeans Style, which was inspired by and meant to complement Esprit’s denim collection. What do jeans smell like? According to the company’s website, “Floriental fruity fragrance… instantly soars on sparkling, solar notes of pomegranate, …

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