Nudie best fitting Lean Dean style made in comfort stretch denim. Like the name implies, this dry, deep blue, option has been through 16 indigo dips to get it's rich indigo tone. Unlike other stretch denim, these are not rinsed, so they are stiffer, and will shrink a bit more. Account for inseam shrinkage of 2% and approximately 5% in width. Thus, sizing down is not recommended.
For longer lasting cotton garments go old school and wash like your Grandma would. That means cool to warm water hand or machine wash, line drying inside out and not going near hot water or clothes dryers. Trust us you'll be buying less, holding onto your old favourites for longer and the environment won't mind either.
Dale is 181cm tall and is a size 31" waist. He wears a 31" here also.