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Old 01-31-2011, 08:09 PM
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Levi's STF! :D

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hey guyys so i bought my first pair of levi's stf today! so i have some questions

how should i soak them? I dont think going in a shower with jeans on would be ideal for me, what other options are there?

also a question about inseam; this is the length of the jeans right? i'm about 6 feet tall, is 32 pre-soak too small for me? :O

and finally, are these the 501xx? and do they have that cool fade?

oh and one more thing, when i tried these on, they were baggy as balls! when i soak them will they be a lot less baggy? :O

thanks guys! this is pretty much the closest to raw denim as i'm gonna get for now so i am very happy(:

Last edited by tangfarris; 01-31-2011 at 08:13 PM. Reason: another question! :D
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Old 02-07-2011, 08:14 PM
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They should shrink 2-3'' in length.... I'm a noob when it comes to raw denim but I'm pretty 32 isn't going to be long enough.
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Old 02-08-2011, 12:01 PM
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Well Im 6'2 and pre soak I always have to go with a 34 or 36 im thinking that you may want to go up a lil. I have long legs and a short torso though so it depends on how your built also, but expect drastic shrinking after you soak.
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Old 02-08-2011, 02:14 PM
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That's the 501XXX you got there, not the XX denim on LVCs and special editions.

It's still shrink to fit though.
As for the fades, it really depends on you!
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Old 02-10-2011, 09:30 PM
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siiiiick thanks guys!

so i finally got around to soaking them yesterday, sat in a tub of warm water for like 30-40 minutes, but i didnt get much shrinkage off of them :O

so earlier today, i tried soaking them again, but this time not wearing them, and made the water as hot as i can get it.

ill post pics soon!
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Old 02-13-2011, 06:56 PM
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blahh turns out they dont shrink very much... or at least not as much as i want them too. theyre still baggy as balls! any advice anyone? :O
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