Jeans have been a popular item of clothing for all ages for a few decades now, ever since they were first invented jeans have been a key item in the world of fashion and everyday wear. Over the years jeans have gone through a whole host of design changes and style variations, there are hundreds of brands of jeans today, all offering their take on what the perfect range of jeans should be. Here we look at the top 10 brands of jeans today and what they are all about.
1. Levis Jeans
2. Guess Jeans
3. Diesel Jeans
4. True Religion Jeans
5. Seven Jeans
6. Miss Sixty Jeans
7. Lee Jeans
8. Calvin Klein Jeans
9. Wrangler Jeans
10. G Star Jeans
Levi jeans history dates back to the 1850s. Levi Strauss was a 24 year old German immigrant in San Francisco. The trousers were originally made for miners as they complained their trousers didn’t last in their working conditions and so Levi Strauss made a pair of trousers that did, later they became known as blue jeans. For over 100 years Levi jeans have been one of the top brands of jeans around the globe.
Guess is the name of the shop in which they create their own range of jeans and so they are called Guess Jeans. Guess jeans are popular because of the quality of the jeans and the styles they have to offer such as vintage denim, ripped jeans, skinny jeans and many more.
Diesel is an Italian design company founded in 1978, whose target market is primarily teenagers and young adults. Diesel has a whole range of clothes lines but they are best known for their designs of jeans, known as Diesel Denim.
Miss Sixty is a line of clothing apart of the Sixty Group brand of clothing which began in 1990. The first shop was opened in London and was a raging success. Since then Miss Sixty began their own line of footwear and eyewear. Miss Sixty jeans became popular due to their styles and cut and have remained one of the top brands of jeans still to this day.
Jeans come in a range of different styles, designs, and colours all of which have an affect on the overall look of your outfit. Mens jeans come in either blue or black, and different shades of those colours as well including stonewash, faded black, dark blue, black / grey and so on. The colour and style of jeans can change the whole demeanor of the look, here we look at what colours of jeans suit which occasion.
Casual Day Wear Jeans
Generally speaking the lighter the colour of jeans the more casual the pair of jeans is, for example G-Star Elwood loose fit jeans are very light blue and in some places they are faded to white such as on the knees. These styles of jeans look great with t-shirts and shirts for day time wear such as shopping, lounging about the house, and visiting friends. These styles of jeans are classed as very fashionable and funky and so are worn mostly on teenagers and young adults.
More Formal Casual Wear Jeans
If you are required to look a little more descent whilst wearing jeans you can go for a darker colour of jeans such as dark blue and without design effects such as rips and cuts, a good example of this is Bench Boardwalk Jeans. They are still fashionable yet they are clean cut and so can be geared for more formal occasions such as to a restaurant, or on a date, or to a party.
Dressy Evening Wear Jeans
The only type of jean that can be classed as dressy are black jeans. Black jeans can be worn with a shirt or a shirt jumper and can appear very dressed up and sophisticated especially if you are wearing all black.