Much like technology, fashion is an ever-evolving concept. Throughout the centuries, innumerable changes in popular style have emerged. Often, such alterations reflect broader social, political and economic changes. American workwear is no different. From the Industrial Revolution to the present day, Americans have relied upon dependable workwear to allow them to get the job done. This infographic by Dickies illustrates the numerous changes in American workwear throughout history, and the role the Dickies company has played in this evolution. The infographic also explains how changes in the average American’s preferred workwear relates to various historical socio-economic changes, as well as changes in American culture and lifestyles.
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