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What Was Denim Originally Made Out Of?

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Unspun Silk
Unspun Silk

Fade February Fact #4:

Webster’s Dictionary defines denim as “a firm durable twilled usually cotton fabric woven with colored warp and white filling threads “, but this hasn’t always been the case. When denim was first manufactured it was thought to be made out of silk and wool. Now denim is made out of cotton and occasionally has stretch elements added to it. Denim evolution for a denim revolution!