It is safe to say that you own a pair of blue jeans. There is perhaps no single more iconic piece of clothing, no fabric more synonymous with comfort, rugged construction, and more widespread than denim. But it wasn’t always like that.
The Birth of Denim
Denim's Journey to the American WestAs the industrial revolution ignited and global trade boomed new manufacturing techniques were developed, fabrics were improved, and variations of the fabric and garment appeared throughout the world. Westward expansion in the United States saw a boom in economic sectors the required durable clothing that would allow workers to build cities, mine for precious minerals, or be in the saddle for hours on end. The modern blue jean, having been built from the skill of European textile dynasties, would be born in the American West.
THE MITER DENIM JEAN
Continuing the legacy of quality denim, the Mountain Khakis Miter Denim Jean embodies the essence of classic craftsmanship. The Miter Denim Jean is a classic 5-pocket pant built with just enough stretch and our Action Gusset to allow you to move comfortably. Our standard triple-stitched seams and bar-tac reinforcements ensure durability. Cut in our Classic and Modern Fit, they look and feel great and can have the leg opening to allow you to pair them you’re your favorite boots. Available in two washes, Dark and Medium, the Miter Denim Jean is certain to be your go-to pair of jeans for years to come.