Originally Posted by LA Guy
To clear up some confusion:
I would buy the jeans in the size that fits you normally. They are spec'd to fit out of the box, no washing. However, ime, unless you wash in hot water and dry at high, there is not that much shrinkage. The denim is sanforized denim, so do not expect the same amount of shrinkage you get from brands like Pure Blue Japan or Samurai. You get a maximum of about an inch from the waist and...