13 March 2010

March's Interesting Denim Fact...

I know you have all been waiting for the latest instlament in the 'Quirky Denim Facts' file - so here it is:

May 20th of every year is considered to be the official “birthday” of blue jeans as it was the day that Levi Strauss, Levi’s jeans inventor and the owner of the idea of riveted jeans pants Jacob Davis received patent of the rivets no.139,121 from the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office.

Thanks to http://www.jeansguide.net/jeans-interesting-facts for that fact.  The things you learn on my blog! More interesting facts next month :)

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