It has been the star of movies, the focus of international news headlines and something that has found itself into nearly every single household across the United States and beyond. We are talking about denim, the white and blue that has inspired so much.
Trends and styles have certainly come and gone, stretching all the way back to the 1960s this will be a quick recap of denim styles we have loved and styles we have lost.
o Patchwork, Color, Personalization and Embroidery
o Iron/Sew on patches brought life to jeans after the basic jean gained popularity in the 1950s
o Jeans were not tight fitted and were the statement piece of an outfit
o Denim skirts and denim vests emerged
o Bell Bottoms were extremely popular – hippie age, era of self expression
o Big denim jackets take favor
o More experimentation with light and dark washes
o Denim on denim trend
o High waisted jeans come into play
o Low rise jeans
o Denim vests make a comeback
o Denim on denim stays in style
o Ripped jeans in style
o Skinny jeans
o High waisted comes back
o Different color denim jackets – black/white gains popularity
Styling denim has become quite a task with so many different options, quickly changing trends and new designs often appearing around the world. Visit our all encompassing denim styling guide to learn more about our tips and tricks to perfectly style your denim all year round. Take it with you when you’re done through our downloadable PDF version as well!