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Why do members of style forum tend to not iron their denim jeans?

Discussion in 'Streetwear and Denim' started by TylerDurden83, Dec 9, 2011.

  1. TylerDurden83

    TylerDurden83 Member

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    Why do members on style forum tend to not iron wrinkles from their denim jeans? Is this viewed as not stylish or is it too time consuming?
     


  2. irbe

    irbe Distinguished Member

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    *special flower alert, special flower alert*
     


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    brad-t Bae Blade

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    The same people that don't iron their underwear.
     


  5. nahneun

    nahneun Uncle Nephew

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    a new age of dandies is upon us
     


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    op what you talking about i been ironing my denim since i joined. in fact its ideal for me to buy the dry denim and keep the wrinkles out.
     


  7. FLMountainMan

    FLMountainMan White Hispanic

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  8. TylerDurden83

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    The same people that frequently wash their clothing and don't walk around smelling like wet dogs and sour milk.
     
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    pickpackpockpuck Distinguished Member

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    Who doesn't iron their jeans? I even put a crease in mine.
     
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    +1

    I always iron and put a crease on my bell-bottoms
     


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    I buy the pleated jeans - selvedge, of course - so I can have more crease action. And then my mommy irons them.
     
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  12. aaaeeeiiiooouuu

    aaaeeeiiiooouuu Senior Member

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    jeans were originally a workwear garment and, in staying true to the spirit of them, are properly worn in a carefree fashion. moreover, jeans are valued for the patina & wear they develop over time which is counteracted by your fruitless attempts to retain their factory condition

    you're not clever, sophisticated, or proper by ironing them - HTH buddy
     
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    it might give your fits that sense of masculinity you so desperately need ... like the 80s hall & oats vibe (yes, you can use him for inspiration).

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    I used to iron my jeans. Then I turned 12.
     


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    i steam the kneebags outta my jeans before each wear
     


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