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The Evolution of the Dungaree

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Samson-Mens-Club-Dungaree_0187_One of Samson’s best-selling items is the dungaree. It is a dark blue denim one piece with straps which latch onto buttons. The item of clothing has 6 pockets and is designed for comfort.

But before we go any further, lets break down the history of the dungaree and how it came to be an essential item of clothing in the Samson clothing collection.

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The History of Jazz

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Jazz-band-jamming-on-stageJazz music originated in the United States amongst African Americans living in New Orleans in the early 19th and 20th centuries and became popular in the 1920s.

Jazz music is a combination of different genres music such as swing, blues notes, call and response vocals and improvisation. Lovers and makers of jazz music have the music vibrating through their very “human-beingness”.

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#LetsGetIt With Millé Sneakers

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1703_Mille_SoMeV2It has been said that life is what happens when you’re busy making plans. Here at Millé, we believe in getting more from life each day. After all, why do tomorrow what you can do today? It is for this reason that our hashtag for Winter 2017 is #letsgetit.

What does #letsgetit mean to Millé? It means that nothing will stand in your way. Not the hard work. Not the haters. Not the naysayers. Not anyone or anything. You set your goal and you achieve it; there is nothing you can’t do.

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Joe Mafela – Strong Like Samson

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Samson_RIPJOE_V1For those of us who grew up watching TV in the 90s, Joe Mafela is known to us as the man who has always had grey hair, wore African print earrings with his Samson boilersuit, dungaree or kitchen suit and will forever have the saying ‘sgud gud gud ‘sgud is nice’ associated with him.

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RECOGNISING A KING OF THREAD

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Brentwood1Change is a constant which one cannot escape from. It is a normal cycle of life which when it occurs is usually not very well received. Some thrive when circumstances and conditions change as they this as an opportunity to realise what they are no matter the circumstance.

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Dan Roberts for Dickies

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500 X 280The Dickies brand has always been about the every-day man. The man who isn’t afraid to get his hands dirty, the guy who pushes to get the best out of every day, the dude who works just as hard as he plays. Dan Roberts just so happens to be one of these men.

Dan Roberts is a SAMA-winning music producer. Having previously been nominated for 4 SAMA’s across several categories, he came up trumps in the 18th South African Music Awards where he won the award for Best Producer for his work on Laurie Levine’s album Six Winters.

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Kanye West Rocks It In Dickies

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Kanye_500X295We’ve all heard the saying that no one loves anything as much as Kanye West loves Kanye West. This being said, it appears that Kayne loves Dickies just as much as he loves Kanye. In episode 12, Season 12 of Keeping Up With The Kardashians, the fashion forward musician is seen wearing a white Dickies Short-Sleeve Work Shirt that finishes of his all white outfit and complements wife, Kim Kardashian-West and Daughter, North West’s look.

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STRENGTH PERSONIFIED

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Mens-Twill-Boilersuit_0152_DEStrong like Samson is a pretty a bold statement. A statement which makes a person want to stop, analyse and maybe question the authenticity of the statement. Strength has always been used to describe the ‘capacity of an object or substance to withstand great force or pressure’. When looking at a ‘substance’ such as Samson clothing, it is easy to see why the word strong could be used to describe the staying power of Samson clothing over the decades.

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Brentwood Now!

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Sjava_metrofmBrentwood men’s fashion was recently put in the spotlight when romantic ballad singing Jabulani Hadebe who is famously known as Sjava, wore Brentwood pants to the MetroFm music awards.

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LADIES, SNEAKERS ARE THE ONLY SHOES YOU NEED

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1205-Mille-SoMeWomen don’t always agree on everything but there is one thing that does get general consensus- uncomfortable shoes suck! It’s for this very reason that we, here at Millé love, love, love our sneakers.

High heels are the obvious choice when it comes to looking glam but if you’ve ever spent more than 3 hours in a pair of stilettos you’ll know the pain that comes with having your heels raised 4 inches off the ground. Sneakers, on the other hand can do the job effortlessly whilst still making you feel stylish, after all, who said that you can only wear sneakers casually? Why not throw on your fave pair of Millé sneakers, a little black pencil skirt, a cool crop top, a leather jacket and a killer pair of sunnies and kick it street style?

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