When were jeans invented?

Answer Jeans were invented by Levi Strauss and Jacob Davis in 1873. Called waist overalls, they were originally designed as work pants. Later, as they gained popularity with a wider audience, the terms "b... Read More »

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When were stretch jeans invented?

In 1982, ground-breaking Italian designer Elio Fiorucci forever changed the way the world thinks of denim by blending it with DuPont’s Lycra and inventing the first stretch jean.References:The Ne... Read More »

When were the first colored stonewashed jeans developed?

In the mid 1950s, stonewashing, a method of tumbling jeans with pumice stones, was developed by the Great Western Garment Co. However, stonewashing didn't become popular until the 1980s, hitting it... Read More »

When were cell phones invented&who were they made by?

Martin Cooper invented the cell phone in 1973, and Motorola was its maker. The phone was much bigger and heavier than today's models. Called the DynaTAC, the phone did not go one sale until 10 year... Read More »

When were spectacles invented?

According to legend, St. Jerome invented spectacles sometime between 350 and 420 AD. Travelers' tales site China as the original center of glasses but the Chinese may have learned about spectacles ... Read More »