Pants were created from divided leg coverings worn in ancient Middle East and Asia. Medieval Europe introduced knitted hose or breeches for men living in cold climates like Gaul, France in the mid-tenth century.
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Jump to Women wearing trousers – In Western society, it was Eastern culture that inspired French … on a collection of legends from the Middle East called 1001 Arabian Nights. … Hillary Clinton was the first woman to wear trousers in an …
- Harem pants – Wikipedia
Jump to Early 20th century – The original so-called ‘harem pants/skirts’ were introduced to Western fashion by designers such as Paul Poiret around 1910, although they themselves were inspired by Middle East styles, and by şalvar (Turkish trousers).
- Dress – The Middle East from the 6th century | Britannica.com
The loose, baggy trousers traditional to the Middle East, as well as to the Balkans and Anatolia, are still widely worn by both sexes. The garment is believed to have originated in Persia, and it is presumed that the Arabs saw it there when they invaded that country in the 7th century.
- Middle East: History of Islamic Dress | LoveToKnow
Middle East: History of Islamic Dress …. 754-775), with trousers or leggings. …. sleeved kaftan worn over another sleeved garment, collarless shirt, and trousers; …
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Jump to History of Veiling – In one sample essay on the history and culture of the hijab, the author writes: “Beyond the Near East, the practice of hiding …