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Waist Size On Jeans, 34 =/= 34?

so I bought a few new pairs of jeans recently because my “skinny” ones are mad tight (32" waists). I went to American Eagle and got three pairs of straight leg jeans that measured 34/32. the first time I wore one two weeks ago, my ass was just barely holding it up so I figured I must be closer to 32" than I thought and to wear a belt next time.

I measured my waist today and it measured 34". the fuuuu… ?

i wonder if clothiers falsify their sizes to make fat people feel better…

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If you measure the jeans around the waist they probably arent 34" around. Manufacturers make jeans to ‘fit’ people with a 34" waist. This is why sizes vary with brands etc when they claim the same size :slight_smile:

[quote]fr0IVIan wrote:
I went to American Eagle…[/quote]

I found your problem right here.

[quote]gregron wrote:

[quote]fr0IVIan wrote:
I went to American Eagle…[/quote]

I found your problem right here.[/quote]

Hey Greg, did you know some chick was groping you?

OP, please do not do this. I know you are bored, but really a pants thread in GAL.

[quote]gregron wrote:

[quote]fr0IVIan wrote:
I went to American Eagle…[/quote]

I found your problem right here.[/quote]

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[quote]lanchefan1 wrote:

[quote]gregron wrote:

[quote]fr0IVIan wrote:
I went to American Eagle…[/quote]

I found your problem right here.[/quote]

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Srsly, do guys not know to steer the fuck clear of the this shithole?? That and Aero…
Now, I have, on occasion, walked through A&F, to peruse the girls working. But that we purely for scientific research…

Any clothing store that offers 2 for 1 anything …two of shit, is still shit…

I don’t know how anyone who lifts weights can fit in to American Eagle jeans…

[quote]gregron wrote:

[quote]fr0IVIan wrote:
I went to American Eagle…[/quote]

I found your problem right here.[/quote]

Why hullo there Mr. Snobby Snobberson…lol

[quote]fr0IVIan wrote:
so I bought a few new pairs of jeans recently because my “skinny” ones are mad tight (32" waists). [/quote]

Do not wear skinny jeans. They’re for homos and hipsters.

[quote]FightinIrish26 wrote:

[quote]fr0IVIan wrote:
so I bought a few new pairs of jeans recently because my “skinny” ones are mad tight (32" waists). [/quote]

Do not wear skinny jeans. They’re for homos and hipsters.[/quote]

That’s a fucking roger…

Why all the AE hate, they make some seriously comfortable hoodies. Everyone gotta be a hater.

My penis is too big for skinny jeans.

Some may not have that problem - my condolences.

[quote]red04 wrote:
Why all the AE hate, they make some seriously comfortable hoodies. Everyone gotta be a hater.[/quote]
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American Eagle is the only brand that makes my inseam size… XS (28"). FML. I am an elf trapped in a giant world :[

[quote]Loudog75 wrote:
My penis is too big for skinny jeans.

Some may not have that problem - my condolences.[/quote]

I would go to jail for indecent exposure in them sons of bitches.

I have to say, if you fit into shit like that…what are you doing on this site?

Sightseeing?

of course clothing companies aren’t exact. In fact, a woman’s size 10 today is no where near the same as a size 10 from the 50’s.

and you should measure your waist at the belly button, and I hope you’re not wearing your pants at that part Erkel.

Banana Republic straight legged jeans fit me pretty well through the leg and ass. I don’t have the biggest legs though.

hahaha not SKINNY jeans, the jeans I wore when I was skinnier in my avi. these pairs are straight leg jeans. when I sit down they are snug on my legs.

I have no idea where to get a decent pair of jeans though. my gf usually buys me stuff from express but their jeans are obscenely expensive and I don’t think they’ve ever heard of straight leg jeans. even their boot cut stuff is low rise…

yes, I usually avoid the mall. I hate the crowds of slow people…

Dude, with the progress you are making, anything you buy now likely won’t fit a year from now.