WHICH ONE OF YOU NASTY BASTARDS IS THIS? (Click to show)
It doesn't get any more real than this. Patterned directly after America's World War II originals, Bills Khakis' flagship model is characterized by a long rise, full seat, voluminous drill-cloth pockets, heavy brass zipper and rugged construction. Model #1 tends to be worn a little higher on the waist and provides tremendous comfort and mobility.
Originally Posted by grendel
How do those fit? True to size?
In my experience, Bill's Khakis tend to fit TTS -- or if you prefer, maybe even a touch snug, if you're used to vanity sizing.
My 32s measured 16", I think. Someone correct me if I'm wrong.
I was a bit surprised, believing the M1 model to be both pleated and fuddy-duddy-ish, but apparently, they make an M1 (flat front) and an M1P (pleated). The difference between the M1 and its "slimmer" cousin is one inch off the leg, rise, and seat. As you can see in the pic, they're not flashy at all, just really solid pants. Extremely thick, yet pliant, fabric, and more than the usual number of belt loops, for those who want to go hog wild and nerd out on that sort of thing. (Which, let's be honest -- you totally do
I've got these in sizes 37, 38, and 42 now. Still holding out for my size!
(Biggie ups for TheWGP though, who sent me a pair back in the day).