How A Humble Work Pant Got On Everyone S Backside And Took Over The World In The Lowdown On Denim, Narrators JD And Shred Take Readers On A Trip Through The History Of Jeans, Demonstrating That, Whatever Their Style, Jeans Have Always Driven And Reflected Popular Culture They Use Their Interest In Denim To Escort Readers From Wartime To The Rodeo Circuit And From Environmental Concerns To The Rock And Roll Stage.When Blue Jeans Were Invented In The 1870s, They Were Utilitarian Baggy, Only A Single Pocket And Held Up With Suspenders.In The 1960s, They Were Bell Bottomed And Embroidered, Symbolizing The Rebellion Of The Woodstock Era Punks In The 70s Held Them Together With Safety Pins, While 80s Metal Bands Wore Theirs Acid Washed Then The Low Riding Style Worn By Prisoners Inspired 90s Hip Hop Fashion Today, Denim Can Be As Personalized As An IPod Playlist.With Humorous Comic Style Illustrations Throughout, This Fun, Fascinating Social History Will Make Readers Think Each Time They Pull On Their Jeans.
Tanya writes both fiction and non fiction, often choosing topics related to science, pop culture, or social history or a combination of the three She enjoys combining factual research with intriguing narratives, or the life stories of interesting folks.In her spare time, Tanya likes to run, bake, and read Her favourite meal is breakfast, her favourite color is blue, and her favourite children s
- 108 pages
- The Lowdown on Denim
- Tanya Lloyd Kyi
- 06 January 2017 Tanya Lloyd Kyi