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Yeah, no doubt there are some folks who will take freebies regardless of whether they are genuinely interested in the product or not.
I do suspect Shockoe or RgT, etc are more than adequate as far as 'authenticity' goes for the vast majority of people.
seen how [well] the 42 ranchman fits you I am pretty certain the 42 will work well for yourself. The chest is 21.5 inches, true. I shoot for 22 inches P2p or even 23 but somehow the tcb jacket fits me well and I can even layer under it. My fit pic above shows you how a 42 fits on a 40.5/41 inches bare chest.
I have the opposite assumption about most denim IG users, and that is they're average joes using their iphones to take pics. Of course, some of the more well known users may be well to do, but I've never found that to be relevant.
It's more about authenticity for me. Don't get me wrong, a lot of IG users genuinely love denim, boots, etc., but I get annoyed when someone tries to rep a brand only because they got free shwag and not because it's well made, hand made, ethically made or a brand they really love. I've made a lot of purchases in the last 2-3 yrs and it took some trial and error to figure out which brands worked for me and which ones sucked. I know this is subjective so take my comments with a grain of salt