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alternative apparel fit?

mr.loverman

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I was looking into getting some Alternative Apparel stuff. Mainly the perfect tee and the organic cotton tee and maybe a hoodie.

how is the fit on these items? (i usually wear a medium for tees from american apparel, j crew, gap)

thanks

any other comments on alternative would also be appreciated
 

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Slimmer and shorter in length than AA. I just washed my tee, hope it didn't shrink or the length will be too short. I will check when I get home. I'm 6' for reference.
 

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Originally Posted by mr.loverman
I was looking into getting some Alternative Apparel stuff. Mainly the perfect tee and the organic cotton tee and maybe a hoodie.

how is the fit on these items? (i usually wear a medium for tees from american apparel, j crew, gap)

thanks

any other comments on alternative would also be appreciated


We've carried Alt App since day one and have always had great experience with there fits and quality. The perfect t in the crew and high v definitely runs "smallish" and shorter than AA, it's good for a slimmer guy. The organic t's run a little bigger in the torso than the "perfect t's". The hoodies are great and run pretty true to size. Washes well. Let us know if you need any measurements.
Thanks
 

Timbaland

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Originally Posted by tigerFormula
^^ what size?

I wear size medium in both American Apparel and Alternative Apparel. I am about 170 lbs if that helps too. I will update if it shrunk when I get home.
 

Razele

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Detour Clothing,

Sent you a p.m! About sizing plus maybe an order as I'm chasing some alt a stuff.

Thanks!
 

Leif

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sleeves are a lot shorter than AA too.
 

james nicolas

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i go same size for both
and have recommended everyone to do the same
 

db_ggmm

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Originally Posted by Leif
sleeves are a lot shorter than AA too.

+1 - This is true. Kinda kills Alt App for me. Maybe if I sized up one from Am App, it would fix itself. Actually, an Am App runs very much perfect fit to too tight since working out over the winter. Maybe a sized up Alt App is appropriate for me now.

Anyway, it's something to keep in mind if you DISlike shorter short sleeves as opposed to longer short sleeves.
 

MiniW

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alternative runs about 1 or half a size smaller than american apparel from my experience. My favorite tees from both companies are the tri-blend stuff which is super soft and stretchy. I wish I could find more alternative apparel stuff on sale.
 

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