@bure - i think the 27s will be fine. I sized down 3 as well; after having them for 6 weeks, wearing them about 3x/week, the entire upper block has really let out and is really comfortable even through the thighs.
Originally Posted by xchen
Whether I'll be wearing the items in 20 years is hard to say, but it does make it easier for me to justify certain purchases now.
Also, I was mostly referring to purchasing items...