Worn less than 5 times, all of the fading you see was done with a bit of fine-grain sand paper just to bring out a bit of the indigo since they are so inky and dark, you can tell by the pockets (although I rubbed those a little too) they haven't even started truly fading at all yet - no wallet or phone fade going on. Never washed or anything Tagged size 34, but tapered at the best tailor shop in Raleigh to fit a size 33, check measurements I added some photos so you can see how they were taken in. They folded the fabric over and sewed it, so they can easily be taken back out for a 34 or 35 waist if wanted. I also took more photos of the back so you can see how the waist alteration is completely unnoticable. Hard to find a pair of these in such good shape now a days 19 oz Japanese Selvedge with brown weft Measurements laid flat: Waist: 33" Thigh: 11.5" Inseam: 36.75" Leg opening: 7.75"