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how do you rock 'em jeans? : Fit Pics & Description

Discussion in 'Streetwear and Denim' started by IIIrd Icon, Jan 29, 2010.

  1. Peon

    Peon Well-Known Member

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    Levi's Vintage Clothing 1954 501 XX W34 L34 [​IMG] [​IMG] Guess ill return them and size up. you guys got any ideas? W34 waist size is 88cm W36 waist size is 92cm W38 waist size is 96cm Which one should i pick? i was thinking about getting the W38 get a hot soak in my shower and wear them to shrink to fit while outside for an hour.
     


  2. Timbaland

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    Yea the 501 STFs don't really get high contrast fades. I had a pair that I wore everyday for 5 months before washing and they barely got any fades. The wallet was the most noticable.
     


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    [​IMG] [​IMG] First day in my APC NS. Very pleased with the length! wont be wearing them a lot this week though Update in maybe 3 weeks !
     


  4. IIIrd Icon

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    Momotaro 701 :: 15.7 oz :: 100% Zimbabwe cotton :: SU1 @W34 :: fit : same as PBJ 005/007__ 'cept the for the slightly tapered hem :: double hot soaked :: current measurements : w= 33.75, ins [hemmed]= 33, f/rise= 10, b/rise= 14, u/t= 12.25, kne= 9, l/o= 8.5 :: fit & measurement__ exactly like PBJ 007 'cept on the leg opening.

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    here's a fit pix of 701s with the newly painted acrylic " Inversed" GTB stripe [low-profile]. i find the white stripe too much of an attention grabber, so i made them sorta low-profile & stealthy [ei.,while denim is still raw+dark]. hence, the "Special Ops" concept/version.

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    the denim is still stiff & starchy even after the double hot soak__ will take a few days for it to adopt to my contours.

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    low-profile "stealth" acrylic stripes
     


  5. tooshay

    tooshay Senior Member

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    That is a beautiful pair of jeans.
     


  6. captmomo

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    Levi's Vintage Clothing 1954 501 XX


    Guess ill return them and size up.
    you guys got any ideas?



    Which one should i pick? i was thinking about getting the W38 get a hot soak in my shower and wear them to shrink to fit while outside for an hour.


    I think the ones you have one look pretty decent.
     


  7. captmomo

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    CrateXFarinelli's

    Are those TTS?
     


  8. IIIrd Icon

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    height= 5'11" :: weight= 180 lbs approx. :: jeans size= W33x32, 33-34 w/cuff

    Fullcount x BiG x SuFu= FC 1108C :: 15oz Zimbabwe :: size -1 @W32
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    @9 mos x 3 cold washes :: current measurements : w= 34, ins= 34, f/r= 11, b/r= 14.5, u/t= 11.75, kn= 8.5, l/o= 8

    FC 1108C : 1) RAW --> post soak fits :: 2) 2 mos x 2 soaks x no wash :: 3) 3 mos x 3 soaks X no wash :: 4) 5 mos x 1 coldwash :: 5) after 4th wash x 9.5 mos :: 6) before 5th wash x 11 mos
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    UPDATE: 1.5 y/o :: 01 SEP__ double washed

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    Momotaro X Context Grand Indigo Selvage 0701MCXX W32 My H:5.9", My W:175lbs No soaks or wash [​IMG] Sorry for the bad photo.​
     


  10. PhunGar

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    3rd icon those look amazing as can't wait for mine to look like those [​IMG] [​IMG] in its relativly early stages i think its a week after i got them? its up to its 3rd ish week now FLat head f310 the more i wear them the more i love them really.
     


  11. mikecch

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    Nice TFH!
    So many people at the University? What's going on?
     


  12. PhunGar

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    Nice TFH!
    So many people at the University? What's going on?


    thanks man, um graduation Lol mid sem i was liek draggged sigh..... waste of time .
     


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    Emily you're a fuckong whore.
     


  14. IIIrd Icon

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    3rd icon those look amazing as
    can't wait for mine to look like those

    in its relativly early stages i think its a week after i got them? its up to its 3rd ish week now... FLat head f310 the more i wear them the more i love them really.

    tnx. water is your friend__ don't be afraid to warm soak 'em when needed. it helps cure/temper/reset the denim & threads without losing too much indigo [if that is what you want].

    i know "starching" is blasphemous in certain circles cuz some say it's "cheating". i say it's "props" [of the trade]__ like Preparation H to a hang-overed model, lulz!

    anyways, i never claim to be a denim purist. a spritz of [heavy] starch on the laps/whiskers & combs areas while damp [not dripping wet] will keep the creases perked up & edges prone to ataris. as the saying goes__ "the proof of the pudding is in the eating".
     


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    quick quesiton then how do you when to soak them?
     


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