Denim has certainly been claimed here in the USA but the fabric originated in France. 'Serge de Nîmes' ('fabric of Nîmes') remains the sturdy textile adopted by businessman Levi Strauss and tailor Jacob Davis to create the classic 'blue jean' ('Genes' was a term the French used to describe the people of Genoa, Italy where the first trousers were made).
We are gearing up for our upcoming Fall '16 ParisTilton Tour. Preparations begin 6-8 weeks before departure, kicked off by pinning up the calendar on the wall where we look at it every day. Color keyed sticky notes make it easy to fine tune the itinerary. Notes include destinations, museum hours etc...Read more »