Made in the USA: what is the American style?

By | August 15, 2014

American culture has flooded the world in the twentieth century, and this has affected all spheres of life, from politics and Economics to life and clothes. Distinctive features of American style always were been easy and comfort, so it quickly got scores of youth, and now these American Girls can be found far beyond the US.

The denim

Here is not a lot and say. If the original JEANS were invented in the United States in 1873 by Levi Strauss as “clothing” workers of the farm, it is in this country and is responsible for the promotion of denim around the world, from which now produce not only jeans, but also skirts, jackets, shorts, shoes and so on. Real American denim is robust, light-blue shade and easy trail of worn by time. Even today, when fashion offers us many variants of many different clothes, it’s impossible to refuse from DENIM. In the United States, particularly in California, on the home of the first jeans in fashion are ragged denim jeans, with holes in the knees, worn almost to the holes denim jacket and denim shorts with a high planting and ragged edges.

The denim

Cowboy shirts

Cowboys shirts from the Wild West are made of denim or cotton, often have contrasting inserts of other material on the shoulders and chest, stripes or fringe. Modern models of these SHIRTS in American style are countless.

Cowboy shirts

 

Cowboy

shirts

Things with the American flag

Many of you probably had in school t-shirts or sports shirts with American flag. Now this fashion has gone, but things with the American flag still produced in most variety of ways.

Things with the American flag

Things with

Cowboy boots or boots with fringe

Cowboy boots Cowboy boots 2 boots

Both pairs are associated with the American state of Texas, which is known for its cowboys and rodeos. Those cowboy boots, which are sold in Shoe stores today, are still a simplified version of shoes of harsh inhabitants of the Wild West: they have a rounded nose and not wide heel and look like quite casual shoes that can be worn with jeans and dresses. Boots with fringe were borrowed from the Indians. Real American BOOTS with fringe and coarse threads are woven from pieces of suede and often have the embroidery of colored beads.

Jackets-Bombers

Jackets-Bombers

Not only American cowboys, but also students and athletes have contributed to the formation of the American fashion culture in the world. Most popular game in the US is American football, and its players traditionally wear jackets-bombers. The real American jackets-bomber should always be striped rubber mounts on the collar, sleeves and on bottom; the material must be like satin fabric with stripes and inscriptions on top of it. Now these rules have no one follows and such JACKETS are made from leather, silk, suede, lace, latex and perhaps even fur.

Sweatshirt with the initials

Tolstovkas with the initials

American student cannot be imagined without tolstovka with the name of the educational institution that is written large enough so that everyone could read it and be proud of it. Even if you don’t learn in any prestigious American university, you can purchase such a Sweatshirt, as a souvenir, right in the University.

Pin-up

Pin-up

Advertising postcards, depicting beautiful girls in overt clothes or bathing suits, are appeared in the USA in the middle of XX century and spread from there around the world. As a RETRO STYLE again is coming into fashion, pin-up has become increasingly popular. In clothing style pin-up are very different models of dresses: as a rule, short length and with cleavage to show all charms to the world, and closed swimwear-bustier a La the 50 that were worn in the era of Marilyn Monroe.