What we wear tells a story about us.When you choose button-down rather than a hoodie over an old t-shirt, you’re telling the world you mean business. When you pull on sweatpants instead of khakis, you’re clearly in a leisure state of mind. It’s why we have so many choices in our closets — so we can put together a narrative every day.But there are stories inside the clothes we wear as well. Some of them aren’t just interesting — they’re historic. And you wouldn’t know it just by looking at it!SHARE this with your most stylish friends!

Jeans have conquered the world.

They’re everywhere. Blue skies, blue oceans, blue jeans. But how much do you really know about them?

Jeans have conquered the world.
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Most of us have a few pairs in our closet right now.

In fact, on average, most American women own seven pairs of jeans. Seven!