I thought to myself, "Hey self... aren't store bought loaves like 12 inches long? We should buy this pan and try it out." I actually bought a 10-inch and a 12-inch. I don't know why. I still haven't used the 10-inch pan, because really... its practically the same size as the 9x5!
Long story short... I heart my new bread pan.
In case you missed them, here are my old bread posts: