Asked in Inventions
When was denim first invented?
Denim has been in American usage since the late eighteenth century. The word comes from the name of a sturdy fabric called serge, originally made in Nimes, France, by the André family. Originally called serge de Nimes, the name was soon shortened to denim. ...
What are the word to the denim song on the target commercial?
The lyrics to the 2011 target commerical about back to school buying are Denim, Graphic Tees, Leggings and Tunics, Well Denim, Backpacks, Headphones, Hair Gel, Denim, Converse One Star Shoes, Denim, Shaun White Hoodies and Denim. ...
Something you wear which starts with the letter d?
Denim, like a denim jacket as in: She likes to wear denim. Also, dungarees. ...
Asked in Clothing
Where do they get denim from?
The word comes from the name of a sturdy fabric called serge, originally made in Nîmes, France, by the Andre family. Originally called serge de Nîmes, the name was soon shortened to denim. Denim was traditionally colored blue with indigo dye to make blue "jeans," though "jean" then denoted a different, lighter cotton textile; the contemporary use of jean comes from the French word for Genoa, Italy (Gênes), where the first denim trousers were made. ...