“I wear jeans all the time...I have…all kinds of jeans. I love jeans”. Gwyneth Paltrow is a big jeans fan. Jeans are a must-have fashion accessory. They’ve changed style many times over the years, but have always bounced back. Not bad going for a piece of clothing originally designed to keep miners clean in the US about 150 years ago.
Have you ever wondered why some jeans are a lot more expensive than others? Are designer jeans any tougher than cheap jeans?
You might like to …
- Carry out tests to compare the resistance to wear and tear of denim from expensive jeans and from cheap jeans
- Compare the strength of the seams on different types of jeans (for example, look at different types of seam, thread and sewing patterns)