All you need to know about boys jeans.
Every boy needs at least one pair of boys' jeans in his wardrobe. Nowadays jeans are the height of fashion, coming in many styles and a wide choice of colours. Paired with a shirt, jumper or t-shirt this versatile item of clothing will take a boy from day to night, whether he is looking for a semi-formal or formal look.
Jeans are trousers made from denim. Denim is a strong cotton twill fabric. The name denim comes from a sturdy fabric called serge which was first manufactured in Nimes in France. Serge de Nimes as it was called was soon shortened and became widely known as denim. The word jean came from the French word for Genoa (Genes) where the first denim trousers were made.
Jeans were first produced in America in 1873 by a number of companies including Levi Strauss. In the 1950s they became popular among American teenagers as a fashion item. James Dean wore a pair of blue jeans in the film Rebel Without A Cause.
Wrangler, Lee, Levi Strauss and Pepe are well known brands of boys jeans. To achieve the traditional blue colour an indigo dye is used.
Boys jeans come in many styles from skinny, bootleg, flares,loose fit, slouch and tight fit. There are also different washes available, dark wash, light wash and stone wash.
For all these styles and more why not visit riverisland.com, asos.com and check out their comprehensive range of boys jeans.
For every season, every look and every fashion need make sure your wardrobe is complete by having at least one pair of boys jeans.
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