The History of Blue Jeans
Tina Hugall MHA MBA
In this one time class, we will explore the origin of denim, how it became identified with miners and the working class, and how it became the every day fashion piece of today. #academic
US Grade 5 - 8
Have you ever wondered why there are so many different types, styles, colors, and ways to wear blue jeans? They're everywhere! Come and join us as we walk from the mid 1800's to present day and learn how denim not only defined but also shaped history! In the late 1800's and early 1900's, denim was seen as the preferred workwear for workers of all types, from ranchers and farmers to miners and those working in factories. In this class, we will explore the lives of the German chemist Adolf von...
I have been an educator on Outschool since February of 2018. I have my MBA and MHA, both of which have taught me the value of conducting research and asking questions. I have a passion for history and learning. You can usually find me in the middle of 2-3 books or watching a documentary.
There may be some Youtube videos that are seen during this class. I will share my screen and learners will not need to access them on their own.
Some of the sources used for this class are, but not limited to: Smithsonian Britannica National Geographic PBS Library of Congress History of Denim and the Origin of Jeans https://www.hawthornintl.com/history-of-denim Vogue https://www.vogue.fr/fashion/article/vogue-encyclopaedia-the-history-of-denim-jeans Masterclass https://www.masterclass.com/articles/what-is-denim-fabric-a-guide-to-the-history-of-denim#how-is-denim-made Blue Jeans: The fabric of freedom https://youtu.be/9ZBQs9ImhtA How blue jeans were invented https://youtu.be/SCRYuUlU_Gs
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Live video meetings
3-12 learners per class
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