The chino is defined as casual cotton pant typically khaki in color. They ’re not the pants your dad wears but are the most stylish and comfortable piece of clothing you can own. They are the perfect pants if you’re looking for something comfortable and stylish at the same time. Chinos are incredibly versatile as you can go from a really formal look to a more casual look depending on how to wear them. The fabric is also really breathable and more comfortable compared to your jeans. They are the perfect alternative to your denim jeans.
They also come in lots of other incredible colors like grey, green, red, maroon and even blue. You can wear them according to the seasons. If it’s summer you can go for something vibrant and bright like red, maroon, green or sky blue. Something that represents tropical colors.
For the winter or fall you can go for something of a darker shade like charcoal, black, grey, navy blue or brown. Something that represents the season. If you want something to wear year round then the khaki colored chinos are the best option.
You can get chinos for a great price range and for me are the most affordable pants you can get. You can get a pair of slim fit chinos for as little as NRs. 1000. The price range may vary depending on the brand or the quality of the fabric and the price may rise up to NRs. 2500.
So apart from owning a few pairs of chinos today, I’m going to tell you the 4 ways on How to Wear Chinos.
Toss on those incredible trainers, sneakers and casual kicks like vans. Put on your favorite pair of slim fit chinos. Cuff them to show a little ankle skin. You can also go for the jogger style chinos which are still in trend. For your shirt, you can go simple t-shirt, long sleeve shirt or a shirt if you want to layer up. These are perfect for just going out to the park or the nearest cafe.
Chukka and Chinos:
The second outfit consists of a nice pair of leather or suede chukka boots to pair with your chinos. Not into chukka, you can also wear Chelsea. The tip is you want to look casual yet dressy.
These go perfectly with your round or V-neck sweaters or even a nice coat depending on the look you’re going for. You can wear this look for your next date and immediately look more sophisticated.
Casual Work Wear:
So your workplace allows you to wear casual wear. Then you can definitely wear chinos with some a checked shirt and some oxfords or even a nice pair of loafers. Roll up those sleeves and pair it with a leather watch then you’ll be the coolest guy at work.
Leather me up:
If I haven’t said it a thousand times chinos are really versatile. This next look includes a nice leather jacket, a crew-neck t-shirt, and your perfect slim fit chinos. Pair them up with a nice pair of chukka or any leather boot then you’re gonna end up looking dynamite. Perfect look for going out to the nearest pub and having a few drinks or going on a bike ride.