As much as we’d like to wear jeans every day here at Coolector HQ, you do occasionally have to mix things up a little in the trousering department and running denim a close second in our affections is definitely that of chinos. There are some great brands to pick from when it comes to finding your next pair of chinos and, as always, Huckberry is one of our first ports of call to discover the best of the best for unbeatable prices.
Check out our pick of 6 of the best men’s chinos for urban adventuring this spring and summer below:
Wellen Standard Chinos – $88
For most men out there, getting your hands on a pair of trousers that fits just right is nigh on impossible. This is why Wellen took their time in coming up with the brilliant looking and ridiculously comfortable Standard Chinos ($88) to guarantee that they were up to snuff. While standard in theory, there’s nothing run-of-the-mill for the Standard Chino.
Each pair of the Wellen Standard Chinos has been cut with a straight fit that’s suitable for days in the office and chilling in the local taproom alike. These mighty versatile trousers boasts a classic look with just a hint of stretchiness added in for good measure. Throw in some trademark Wellen detailing – such as the wave stitching on the back pocket – and you got a level of quality and comfort that’s beyond compare. ($88)
Flint & Tinder Cool Chinos – $64
If you find yourself on the hunt for a classic chino that’s lightweight, comfortable, and ideally suited for any occasion, look no further because you’ve found it. The Cool Chinos from Flint and Tinder ($64) have an understated, flat-front chino aesthetic and are cut from a high-twist yarn fabric that’s incredibly breathable and ensures you stay comfortable all day long. Each pair of these effortlessly cool chinos has a slightly tapered leg for an elevated look, so they’re the perfect accompaniment to a blazer at an office party, or a comfortable way to go casual on date night. ($64)
Adam Mar Slub Chinos – $81
We’re not quite sure how but Adam Mar have discovered a way to make chinos look stylish enough for a white tablecloth dinner, yet equally as comfortable enough to replace your flannel pyjamas – say hello to the Adam Mar Slub Chinos ($81). Their secret to the Slub Chino’s perfection? A 100% organic, Japanese twill construction and a roomy fit that doesn’t choke-hold your legs when the temperatures begin to pick up in spring and summer. These fantastic chinos have some great features that includes deep slit side pockets and welted back pockets, Corozo nut button closure and a relaxed fit through the thighs, crotch, and hip, with a slightly tapered at the knee for a contemporary aesthetic. ($81)
Taylor Stitch Democratic Chinos – $67
Effortlessly cool and abundant in comfort, these Democratic Chinos from Taylor Stitch ($67) will be tough to beat. Amongst the most hard-wearing chinos on the market, these great looking trousers from the San Francisco brand will be the ones you’re reaching for day in, day out when you head to work or for a few beers with friends. They have custom YKK shank and brass zippers and each pair is crafted from the ultra comfortable 9oz of brushed fabric. ($67)
Faherty Brand Traveller Chinos – $128
Made by Faherty to sate our appetite for exploration, the Traveller Chinos ($128) offer everything that you can possibly look for in a travel-ready trouser. These eye-catching chinos offer a soft handfeel for comfort, built-in stretch for unbeatable mobility, big, secure pockets for all your essential everyday carry and travel documents, and a functional design that goes above and beyond the highway, tarmac, or train tracks.
No matter the length or means of transit, your excursion should always be comfortable, and all-day comfort is exactly what you’re going to get with these Faherty Brand Traveller Chinos. So go ahead and slump a little deeper in your seat when you hear the intercom announce that your flight is delayed for the third time, these chinos have definitely got your back in the comfort department. ($128)
Howler Brothers ATX Work Chinos – $69
Made from a heavy duty brushed cotton twill which is blended with just the right amount of stretch for all-day comfort and mobility, it’s easy to see why these Howler Brothers ATX Work Chinos ($69) are so popular. Backed by the trademark Howler Bros quality we know and love, these effortlessly cool trousers are constructed of brushed cotton twill with a touch of stretch for unfettered movement. In addition, they’re reinforced with cotton canvas knee and kick plate panels to take any beating you throw their way and stay comfortable like a pair of familiar jeans. Win, win situation. ($69)