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I’m currently wearing some 0901s (only a couple of weeks in) and I think (so far) that these are probably better made and better dyed than many of the Japanese brands held in high esteem in these parts. They are very dark and have no visible fading at all yet so I think they’d stand up really well to a regular washing regime. Comparing them to my FC, Warehouse and LVC that I’m also wearing at the moment, I’d say they feel far sturdier and on a par with my SDA. Of course, this may all change in a few weeks so I reserve the right to alter my judgement!
I agree with this.
Unless you've warm washed those Roy's, and done a couple of soaks then there's more shrink to be had. Mine shrank during the first three or four soak/washes. They always stretch past tagged size and go back to tag after washing.
You'll be pleasantly surprised with them after another warm wash I think.