Chinos - there's more to the menswear staple than meets the eye. Photo: Shutterstock

Chinos or khakis, whatever you call them, there’s more to the menswear basic than beige cotton

Named for a US military fabric, the word came into use when American troops stationed in the Philippines started wearing trousers made from cotton twill from China

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Chinos - there's more to the menswear staple than meets the eye. Photo: Shutterstock
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