1. Wear the shit out of them.
2. Hang them with a hook in your closet. If they stink, use the coat closet.
3. Run a hot shower, get in, rinse your body with soap. Dry off.
4. Put your jeans back on.
5. Don’t wash your selvage denim.
I made it to 14 months with my APC New Standards and wished I’d waited longer. If I had bought the right size, I would have. My Rogue Territory Stantons may never touch water.
Best way to wash your selvage denim? Don’t.