Denim is the most classic and versatile garment of all time, and probably it can be found in all the closets all over the world. When Jacob Davis and Levi Strauss patented jeans in 1873 little, did they know it would still be in trend? Originally jeans were manufactured for cowboys and miners, but now it has become the most fashionable and popular clothing.
Since the inception of jeans, it has evolved significantly. What was started as work wear for miners became a symbol of gender equality when it was first introduced for women in 1934.
Jeans were popularized among common folks by actor Marlon Brando in 1953 movie The Wild One and later by James Dean in the 1956 movie Rebel without a cause. Later in the 1960s, it became an important part of hippie fashion. During this period wearing jeans became a symbol of rebels. Every decade had a different style of jeans like in the 1980s high waist became trending; mom jeans became famous in 1990s and from 2010 skinny jeans became popular.
Now jeans have become go-to cloth for every occasion or place. Jeans are durable, comfortable and widely embraced. Listed below are few trendy designer jeans for men:
Distressed jeans are denim pants which have damaged intentionally to make them look old. Jeans can be distressed either treating it with chemicals or bleach or ripping and tearing a few portions of the jeans.
Slim Fit Jeans:
Slim fit jeans have a slim fit all the way to the ankle and are slightly tapered at the end. The main advantage of slim fit jeans is that they highlight contour of your body but still have plenty of space to move around. It is mostly preferred by skinny guys who want to wear something comfortable but at the same time fashionable.
Straight Leg Jeans:
As the name implies straight leg jeans have constant jeans width all the down. Not to be confused with slim fit jeans as they don’t have any tapering towards the end. Straight leg jeans are comfortable, classic and popular among jeans today.
Boot Cut Jeans:
Boot cut jeans are kind of similar to straight leg jeans and flared jeans but also differ in some way from both types. They have constant jeans width till the knees and begin to taper from there. They are slightly flared out at the ends to accommodate a boot.
Stonewash jeans first became famous in the 1970s. Stonewash jeans are jeans which are treated with either pumice stones or chemical to give faded, rough and worn out appearance. Heavily distressed stonewash jeans have again become trending among young men.
When then USA President Barak Obama wore dad jeans for throw out the first pitch at the 2009 MLB All-star Game, probably he didn’t know that it would become a thing in following years. Dad jeans are loose and light wash jeans which were probably worn by most of the dads in the 90s, but recently it has gained popularity in the younger audience also.