Denim

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Denim is a sturdy cotton warp-faced textile in which the weft passes under two or more warp threads.wikipedia
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Jeans

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This causes blue jeans to be white on the inside.
Jeans are a type of pants or trousers, typically made from denim or dungaree cloth.

Indigo dye

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The most common denim is indigo denim, in which the warp thread is dyed, while the weft thread is left white.
It is the blue often associated with denim cloth and blue jeans.

Dungaree (fabric)

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While a denim predecessor known as dungaree has been produced in India for hundreds of years, denim itself was first produced in the French city of Nîmes under the name “serge de Nîmes”.
Cotton twill with indigo dyed warp thread is now more commonly referred to as denim, or more specifically blue denim.

Twill

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This twill weaving produces a diagonal ribbing that distinguishes it from cotton duck.
Denim, for example, is a twill.

Stone washing

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Such distressing may be supplemented by chemical treatments or physical techniques such as stone washing.
Stone-washing also helps to increase the softness and flexibility of otherwise stiff and rigid fabrics such as canvas and denim.

Overall

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Overalls were originally made of denim, but they can also be made of corduroy or chino cloth.

Cotton

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Denim is a sturdy cotton warp-faced textile in which the weft passes under two or more warp threads.
These include terrycloth for highly absorbent bath towels and robes; denim for blue jeans; cambric, popularly used in the manufacture of blue work shirts (from which we get the term "blue-collar"); and corduroy, seersucker, and cotton twill.

Denim skirt

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A denim skirt, sometimes referred to as a 'jean skirt' or 'jeans skirt', is a skirt made of denim, the same material as blue jeans.

Nîmes

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While a denim predecessor known as dungaree has been produced in India for hundreds of years, denim itself was first produced in the French city of Nîmes under the name “serge de Nîmes”.
Denim, the fabric of blue jeans, derives its name from this city (Serge de Nîmes).

Jacob W. Davis

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Denim initially gained popularity in 1873 when Jacob W. Davis, a tailor from Nevada, manufactured the first pair of rivet-reinforced denim pants.
The fabric Davis worked with was heavy-duty cotton duck cloth and cotton denim which he bought from Levi Strauss & Co., a dry goods company in San Francisco.

Levi Strauss & Co.

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He then wrote a proposal to dry goods wholesaler Levi Strauss & Co. that had been supplying Davis with bolts of denim fabric.
Levi Strauss & Co. is an American clothing company known worldwide for its Levi's brand of denim jeans.

Denimu

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British artist Ian Berry has been making art with only denim for well over a decade.
Many people compare it to Photorealism, but just with denim, not paint.

Daisy Duke

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She appears numerous times wearing short, tight denim shorts, which later became colloquially known as "Daisy Dukes".

AMC Hornet

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American Motors had an objective of offering fashion interiors for its cars and the Levi's trim was "designed to appeal to young men and women who enjoy the casual look in clothes and cars. Over the years it was available on the Gremlin, Hornet, and Pacer.
The new hatchback was available with a Levis bucket seat interior trim option that was actually made of spun nylon fabric, rather than real cotton denim, to comply with flammability standards as well as offer greater wear and stain resistance.

Slim-fit pants

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Slim-fit pants or skinny jeans (when made of denim) have a snug fit through the legs and end in a small leg opening that can be anywhere from 9" to 20" in circumference, depending on size.

Jeggings

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Jeggings are leggings that are made to look like skin-tight denim jeans.

Hip-huggers

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Hip-huggers are pants worn by both men and women, generally made of denim and fitted tightly around the hips and thighs, while usually having flared or bell-bottom lower legs.

Phat pants

Phat pants can be made out of a variety of materials, however denim, faux fur, and cotton fabric tend to be the most common.

Cambric

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Chambray differs from denim in that "chambray’s warp and weft threads will alternate one over the other, while denim’s warp thread will go over two threads in the weft before going under one."

Bell-bottoms

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Elephant bells, popular in the mid-to-late 1970s, were similar to loon pants, but were typically made of denim.

Textile

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Denim is a sturdy cotton warp-faced textile in which the weft passes under two or more warp threads.

Warp and weft

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The most common denim is indigo denim, in which the warp thread is dyed, while the weft thread is left white. Denim is a sturdy cotton warp-faced textile in which the weft passes under two or more warp threads.

Cotton duck

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This twill weaving produces a diagonal ribbing that distinguishes it from cotton duck.