The pure-cotton fabric is widely used for trousers, referred to as chinos. The original khaki (light brown) is the traditional and most popular color, but chinos are made in many shades.
What Colours go with chinos?
The most classic look – not to mention the easiest to achieve – is the chinos and t-shirt combination. Choose any colour chino and match with a black, white, navy or even striped t-shirt. Pair the look with white sneakers and you have an effortless, summer-ready look.
What does chino mean in clothing?
Chino cloth is a twill fabric, originally made of 100% cotton. The most common item made from it, trousers, are widely called chinos. Today it is also found in cotton-synthetic blends.
What is a Chino short?
The term chino shorts refer to a lightweight, cotton pair of shorts originally crafted in China. A variation on the military pants made for the US military, these shorts vary in length and now come in numerous designs and colors. These shorts may blend another fabric with the cotton for a cotton twill.