Alex Mill’s signature pleated chinos, made from a mid-weight fabric are a good place to start – they have a relaxed fit that sits below the natural waist. £120
These Marks & Spencer chinos come in a range of colours and at £25 each, you might choose to buy a few to see you through spring and summer. Perfect for smart casual occasions and made from a responsibly-sourced cotton rich fabric, these men’s chinos are made in a new regular fit, designed to flatter everyman.
Burton have a plethora of chinos to choose from, in all sorts of different colours. These slim fit charcoal chino trousers are reduced to £24 at the time of writing. There are Slim Fit, Regular Fit, Skinny Fit, Super Skinny Fit and Wide Tapered Stretch chinos to choose from.
Cos are offering a pair of well-made, tapered chinos made from cotton-blend twill, with pleats through the leg, making them very easy to wear and move in. Roll the cuffs up or down according to the occasion. This pair is available in beige, navy or black. £69
Try Ted Baker’s Casual Relaxed cargo pants: these timeless chinos come in a multitude of colours and they have a slim cut so they’ll look just as sharp with a white T-shirt as they will with a smart shirt. A definite wardrobe staple. £90
Back to Marks & Spencer to bag a bargain: this two pack offer – £49 for both pairs – on these contrasting chinos gives you plenty of options for workday and weekend styling: they’re both classic and contemporary. These responsibly-sourced cotton chinos have added stretch for ease of movement and there are five colour combinations to choose from.