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  1. The history of Blue Jeans The United States of America Park choul soon Lee min ji
  2. The America blue jeans history 1. How Blue jeans were born 2. The famous blue jeans 3. The merits of blue jeans 4. The demerits of blue jeans
  3. The America blue jeans history <ul><li>Levi Strauss is the person who designed the fist pair of blue jeans . He's from Germany. </li></ul><ul><li>Levi Strauss came to San Francisco in 1853, at the age of 24 and started selling jeans to workers. </li></ul><ul><li>Blue jeans and tents were made from the same material. </li></ul>1. Blue Jeans are born
  4. <ul><li>Among Jacob's customers was a difficult man who kept ripping the pockets of the pants that Jacob made for him. </li></ul><ul><li>Jacob tried to think of a way to strengthen the man's trousers, and one day had the idea of putting metal rivets on the pocket corners to make them strong. </li></ul><ul><li>These riveted jeans became instantly popular in USA. </li></ul>
  5. <ul><ul><ul><li>Initially, blue jeans were used as Work </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>clothes. </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Men's jeans had the zipper </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>down the front, whereas women's jeans had the zipper down the right side. </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><li>But when pop and film stars like </li></ul><ul><li>Elvis Presley, James Dean, and </li></ul><ul><li>Marlon Brando started wearing them, </li></ul><ul><li>everybody around the world wanted to wear them. </li></ul>
  6. <ul><li>In the 1930's, Hollywood made lots of Wild Wild West western movies. </li></ul><ul><li>Cowboys - who often wore jeans in the movies-became very popular. </li></ul><ul><li>Many Americans who lived in the eastern states went for vacations on 'dude ranches' and took pairs of denim back east with them when they went home. </li></ul>
  8. The America blue jeans history <ul><li>During 150 years, Levi’s jeans had a young image and personality. </li></ul><ul><li>Levis 501 received strong support from young people . </li></ul><ul><li>In 1996, the company had $7.1 billion in sales </li></ul>2. The famous of blue jeans
  9. The America blue jeans history <ul><li>The blue jeans are durable cloth </li></ul><ul><li>The blue jeans look thin. </li></ul><ul><li>The blue jeans suit everyone well </li></ul>3. The merits of blue jeans
  10. The America blue jeans history <ul><li>The blue jeans aren't very comfortable </li></ul><ul><li>The blue jeans aren't heavy </li></ul><ul><li>The blue color may run if washed </li></ul>4. The demerits of blue jeans
  11. The America blue jeans history These are called Superball Jeans. The price of this pair of blue jeans is the highest in the world. This price is $150,000. They were made with diamond and gold.
  12. The America blue jeans history
  13. Do you know these words? <ul><li>______ A metal bolt or pin inserted in jeans to make them stronger. </li></ul><ul><li>_______ A portable shelter, stretched over a supporting framework of poles with ropes. </li></ul><ul><li>_______ A fastening device consisting of parallel rows of metal or plastic that are interlocked by a sliding tab </li></ul>Rivets, tents, zipper
  14. Questions <ul><li>Where is Levi Strauss from? </li></ul><ul><li>When did he come to USA and how old was he? </li></ul><ul><li>What else was made of the same material as the jeans? </li></ul><ul><li>How were the riveted jeans invented? </li></ul><ul><li>Who were the first jeans designed for initially? </li></ul><ul><li>How did men and women wear jeans first? </li></ul><ul><li>Who made jeans popular? </li></ul><ul><li>What did people from East bring home when they visited west states? </li></ul>
  15. The Blue jeans history The United State America Thank You !