Think the (brief) summer weather accelerated matters, but finally reached the point where wearing jeans of a more skinny than slim nature had become no longer enjoyable.
So, in an attempt to appease the gods of thighs and crotches respectively, trying out a few (not all that much) looser fitting pieces:
Deets and Pics (Click to show)
Same exact ones I have, you can see the third denim patch (just barely) on the right leg in that photo. They're chopped up and modified Levi's 501's so they have all of the normal Levi's details the arcs on the back but not the paper tag or red tag. Agreed on the boots - they have a really rough nap that is hard to see in those photos.