Odinsravens said: It wouldn't wear out as quickly, but you would be making serious concessions in comfort. The original denim fabric was very stiff, probably more akin to heavy canvas then any clothing fabric that we are familiar with today. When people started wearing denim for aesthetic, rather than practical, purposes they would often times run the jeans through a drier filled with something abrasive in order to soften up the fabric.
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