Starting to buy chinos for the first time. I've heard a lot of good things about JCrew urban slim.
Which chino do I buy? There's lightweight, broken in, bowery, essential, etc.
Should I bother with retail, or are the factory chinos just as good?
Do they shrink in the dryer on heavy heat? Or are they preshrunk?
What colors are essential? I'm thinking dark red, navy, white, and yellow.
Finally.. JCrew vs Brooks Brothers for chinos.. which is...