Official blake x RЯL officer chino contest

Discussion in 'Streetwear and Denim' started by blklblk, Apr 4, 2011.

  1. NAMOR

    NAMOR Senior member

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    finally got them back from the tailor. Had the waist taken in and leg tapered. Love the way that they fit now
     
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    the shoooz

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    very nice :slayer:, how much did you cuff, 1.5 inch, 2 inch?
     


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    NAMOR Senior member

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    thanks :fistbump: I shoot for 1.75 inches but in the photo the right leg cuff look 2" while the left one is 1.5" haaa
     


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    What about the stretch in the thighs and crotch? I finally got a pair but due to the limited availability I took a chance and went down one size smaller than I anticipated would fit best (for comparison sake, this is two sizes smaller than I typically am in low straight). Surprisingly, the waist already fits okay and is not particularly tight (at least in comparison to some jeans I have sized down on). I am more concerned about the fit in my thighs which are skin tight and have the possibility of showing some man camel toe action at times. Have you all found that with wear the pants will stretch and look fine, or does this tend to be indicative of sizing down too much?
     


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    nice shoes
     
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    Hrmm how is this possible? If for example you wear a 30 in low straights that would be 32-33" actual. The chinos would be 28 if you sized down two, and would measure about 29". You shouldn't even be able to get them on?
     


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    thanks man. Lets see the 975s with the chinos :D
     


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    IMO you should be be to move comfortably . No one should wear pants where the material is stressing across the crotch.
     


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    I agree it seems a bit off in comparison to common suggested sizing, but I had ordered them prior to hearing that sizing was different this season. Based off of info details from past seasons and finding an old 32 to try on (which was definitely loose), I had guessed 31 would be optimal for me but that 30 might work. Based off of the new sizing, I would have not felt 30 would work, but I guess I may have lost a bit of weight. Plus, although I wear 32s in the low straight, they are not that tight even from the start. So, perhaps I could do a 31 in them if I ever found that size. Regardless the chinos fit fine in the waist but look tighter than I would prefer in the upper thighs and backside (comfort and movement -wise it is okay). My guess is that those areas will not stretch out to look fine like a waist might because the stress is not as evenly distributed, but I figured that I would check and see what people here have observed from their own experience before deciding to put them up for sale.
     


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    x-post from rock your socks thread

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    taking delivery on my alden 975s tomorrow, so i will throw up a pic. planning on wearing these chinos now that the fucking heat wave is over
     
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    haaa, nice. i forgot, you have the LEs and not the current season chino. I was trying to dooze off today in my car and I was sweating in these pants. The LEs are thiccckk
     
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    what boots are those? look pretty neat.

    is the material between the LE and the current noticeably different?
     
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    I HAVE THE SAME SOCKS!!! happy socks sale :)
     


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