After jeans won the West, the rest of the world followed. But national tastes will out so today, several schools of jeans philosophy hold sway.
EASTERN WEAR LINES Surplus energy. The East Coast intellectual look is still military-based. Fatigue pants-inspired olive drab jeans are an urban development. In cotton by Ely and Walker, about $12. Rope belt by Harness House, about $7.
CANADIAN FRISKY Our Canadian cousins tackle the wheat crop in overalls. These in cotton have a cut about as wide as the prairie and styling details that spell out Quebec’s influence. By George La Rocques for Zazu, Ltd., about $60.
WESTWORLD West of the Rockies, it’s back to grass roots. No-nonsense jeans in nylonn and-cotton by H. D. Lee, about $20. Brown leather belt: George La Rocques for Zazu, Ltd., about $8.
SPAIN REIGNS The Spanish succession. Cotton jeans trimmed in leather, a true Iberian flourish. By Induyco, about $38. Leather belt: Grand Torino, about $16.
A LITTLE ITALY Cotton jeans, Italian style. Cut right to the bone. A tribute to compact tailoring. By Jesus Jeans, about $42. Rope belt byGrand Torino, about $12.
FRENCH-BRED The French are so very civilized, their jeans mate Gallic panache with American dash. In cotton by New Man, about $55 .
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A Electrifying! Bold laser beams flash across shirt. Conto builds. Easy-care acetate/nylon knit: machine wash, HIS neck sizes: S(14-14½); M(15-15½): L(16-16½): XL(17-17½) HER bust sizes: 32, 34, 36, 38 in. .... 14.95
TIE ONE ON-a pair of soft cotton jeans by A-Smile with Surefit elastic waist and tie front. Wide legs: 3 pockets. Machine wash, Camel. HIS waists: 28,29,30,31,32,33,34,36. Inseams: 28,29,30,31,32,33,34,35,36. HERS: see conversion chart on page .... 19.95
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B Naturally casual, our zip front pullover has an eye-catching design. Of comfortable cotton/Fortrel® polyester knit; machine wash. dry. Color: Natural. Chest/Bust sizes: XS(30-32); 5(34-36); M(38-40); L(42-44). ....12.95
WAIST-ADJUSTER JEANS are comfortable and fashionable. Two Comfort-Slide” tabs adjust to 3. inches, eliminate bunching. Add back yoke, front pockets, contrast stitching-the sum is a great jean. Prewashed cotton denim; machine wash, line dry. Navy. HIS waist sizes: 28,29,30,31,32,33,34,36. Inseams: 28,29, 30,31,32,33,34,35,36. HERS: see conversion chart on pg. .... 14.95
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She’s pedaling her way to fitness on a CCM exercise bike, about $130, which stands on its own wherever you place it. He’s pumping up his biceps with a triple threat, spring-cable pull, part of the AMF Whiteley three-way home gym, about $15, which also includes the skip rope hanging from her handlebars and two handgrip exercisers (not shown).
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