Rated5out of5byLunker14fromGood fit, good color, good lookingWork out of my house and good everyday comfortable pants
Date published: 2013-06-05
Rated5out of5byChopperJamiefromZoiks!The girls just can't keep their hands off me when I wear these pants. Nuff Said.
Date published: 2013-03-27
Rated3out of5byutexexfromAlmost Perfect ... AlmostI travel a lot and sometimes you want a pant that is not jeans, but that is travel-friendly. These pants are somewhat comfortable (explain further below), breathable (good for long flights), the fabric is a good weight (not too thin-only for warm destinations, or not too thick-only for cold destinations), and are stylish.
The one key feature to a travel pant (and I assume an adventuring pant) is secure pockets so nothing falls out. These pants have one nice zip passport pocket on the side of the legs. Enough to secure the real valuables from any of the front pockets. Things will fall or be pickpocked from front pockets, but that's not such a big deal because you can put your front pocket valuables in the zip passport packet. However, the back pockets have no flap, button, or velcro that would secure back pocket items - and the zip passport pocket isn't big enough to secure back pocket items AND front pocket items. That's easily fixable, though, by having the tailor add some velcro closure tabs. A minor inconvenience, but should not be necessary for such expensive pants.
The worst thing about these pants is the long rise. I feel like I'm a guy wearing high-waisted mom jeans from the 80s. And, if you pull them down a little to have the waistband lower than mid-chest, the crotch hanging down by your knees makes you look like a gang member with a large roll of fabric sticking off of your backside. I'm taking them to the tailor to see if they can shorten the rise, but that is much more difficult to accomplish. If it works, I'll love these pants, but they will have cost me an arm and a leg with all of the extra work to make them useful.
So, verdict is - unless you want to take a chance paying even more to the tailor to fix these up, do not buy them unless you are incredibly long-waisted and don't typically carry anything in your back pockets.
Date published: 2012-12-19
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