Take a Break. Seriously, you’ve been working so hard. You deserve one.
Take your true size. Fits snug through the hips and bum. This is rigid denim that will loosen a little bit with wear, but they don't have stretch.
Model is 5'9.5" and wears a size 25.
Machine wash cold, inside out, with like colors, do not bleach, tumble dry low, low iron if needed.