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Blue jeans turn 140

Published: May 20 2013 10:49:33 AM EDT   Updated On: May 20 2013 10:52:35 AM EDT

That wardrobe staple the blue jean is celebrating its 140th birthday. Celebrate by checking out blue jean styles of days gone by.

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That wardrobe staple the blue jeans is celebrating its 140th birthday. Celebrate by checking out blue jean styles of days gone by.

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