Arcurate Denim Encyclopedia
Casual wear is the common name for a group of textiles with greater comfort, less formal and above all ease-of-care properties also known as leisurewear.
Cone Denim is one of the major suppliers of denim fabrics since 1891 formed out of the entrepreneurial spirit of brothers Moses and Cesar Cone and grounded in American heritage.
The most famous fashion clothe is originated among fishermen in Genoa city’s port over 500 years ago. Although Levi Strauss patented the copper-riveting jeans, we know today, the material itself has been used widely in the Mediterranean since the 16th century. Read more..
Hemp is a bast fiber that was probably used first in Asia. The fiber is dark tan or brown and is difficult to bleach, but it can be dyed bright and dark colors. The hemp fibers vary widely in length, depending upon their ultimate use. Industrial fibers may be several inches long, while fibers used for domestic textiles are about 1.9 to 2.5 cm. Read more..
Jacob Davis was a tailor making work-wear from Nevada that after a complaint from customers whom the pocket was torn easily apart invented to rivet the pocket corners on the pants; which increased the durability significantly. Read more..
Lee Mercantile Company was founded by Henry David Lee. In 1889, they opened the garment factory in Salina, Kansas, producing dungarees and jackets. In 1913, the Union-All work jumpsuits was created, followed by the first-ever “Overall” in 1920 – laying the foundation for Lee’s early growth. Read more..
In the 1960, Levi Strauss introduces a radically new version of the Type II jackets with the LOT number 557XX, by most people known as the trucker jacket. The most significantly difference visually; narrower and pointy front pockets, seams go from the pockets and down. Read more..