The Origin and Evolution of Jeans

Before you hit the shops this weekend to buy yourself a new pair of blue jeans, it is worth knowing a little about the history of blue jeans. Blue jeans have been around for hundreds of years and have also evolved from being predominantly work wear to modern-day fashion staples. From their humble beginnings as 19th-century miners’ trousers to the rise of skinny jeans in the 21st century, there’s plenty you might not know about blue jeans. Read our articles for an interesting look at the history of blue jeans.