We know, we know—recently, we’ve gone turbo mode convincing you to get full-on weird with your pants, and here we are extolling the virtues of the best khaki pants for men. What gives, GQ? Well, the call for weird pants still stands! Fill your closet with slick, Matrix-y leather jeans, play up your sporty side with some wacked-out joggers, shift gears and stack up pockets with a pair of wholly over-engineered cargos. We’re fully here for you and your freaky pants era. But occasionally, you might wake up in need of a palate cleanser. Something simpler, easier to pull off, and slightly, dare we say, basic.
After days of binging on your guilty pleasure of choice, you gotta flush the toxins somehow, right? Same goes for your closet. In those moments, there’s hardly a better option than the most classic and American pants of all: khakis. Whether you dress ‘em up at the office, or down with a white tee like Steve McQueen in that one photo you’ve seen a thousand times, they’ll be the leafy greens your wardrobe demands. Best of all, it’s easier than ever to cop a perfect pair of the best khaki pants for men, with a slew of stellar pairs available for less than a single C-note. Here are 20 affordable khakis that’ll work for just about every body type, budget, and style imaginable.
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