The French town of Nimes is credited with inventing denim — “de Nimes,” get it? The word “jeans” originates from the French word for Genoa — Genes — where sailors wore denim trousers. But at the end of the day where it really happened was with Levi's making trousers for miners in San Francisco,” said Jon Patrick, who writes the blog the Selvedge Yard....

Topics:  de nimes    genoa    genes   san francisco    jon patrick   selvedge   yard   french   nimes   jeans   word   trousers   denim   
  • Big R | Shop By Brand
    While Williamson-Dickie began as a bib overall company, today it has grown to be the number one manufacturer of work apparel worldwide. By continually expanding and ...
    04/25/2016 - 6:19 am | View Website
  • Q&A
    Developed by Magnus Granhed, Recco® is a two-part system that consists of a detector used by rescue teams and a reflector worn by skiers. Using a directional signal ...
    04/24/2016 - 11:38 pm | View Website
  • Clothing Made In The USA
    American Made Clothing used to be a staple of our lives, no one even gave it a second thought. Many Americans were employed in the American textile industry breathing ...
    04/24/2016 - 4:07 pm | View Website
  • Bloomers ! And More 19th Century Women's Fashion
    Ankle Bloomers Ankle Bloomers Options and Pricing. Tux Bloomers are now on in the Specials Section of the Store. New Low Riders! can be any item you wish, see the ...
    04/23/2016 - 11:25 pm | View Website
  • can you have blue hair at a job interview? — Ask a Manager
    {222 comments… read them below } Juni March 28, 2013 at 12:19 pm. No, seriously, wear a wig to your interview if you’re not sure if the blue hair is going to work.
    04/22/2016 - 4:14 am | View Website
  • More
Welcome to Wopular!

Welcome to Wopular

Wopular is an online newspaper rack, giving you a summary view of the top headlines from the top news sites.

Senh Duong (Founder)
Wopular, MWB, RottenTomatoes

Subscribe to Wopular's RSS Fan Wopular on Facebook Follow Wopular on Twitter Follow Wopular on Google Plus

MoviesWithButter : Our Sister Site

More Living News