A cotton trouser is considered a chino if the fabric is tightly woven 2 ply right hand 3x1 combed cotton twill. Boom, no more confusion. Developed in the mid-19th century, this particular trouser was created for the British and French military uniforms. It has since became a wardrobe staple for every man that respects himself. Explore our rainbow selection of chinos, perfect for the office or that summer night out!