That's weird for a lightish jean (and a Gap product). Or can they still be tightly woven but light? I'm such a n00b...
Anyway, maybe just give them time.
Originally Posted by jcrewsmcknight
Sorry, but this is my first pair of selvage jeans so I don't know anything! What exactly do you mean by the fading and combs? Thanks for the help!
Fading is what happens over time, as abrasion from wear between washes makes them look like the pairs in the 'post pics of your denim' thread - like predistressed stuff only 700 times cooler.
Honeycombs are the fading effect behind your knee, where they scrunch up like an accordian or something. After a lot of wear and washes, they look like, you know...