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Oh-So Modern Khakis That Won't Make You Look Like A Soccer Mom

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    We understand, khakis have a bit of a bad rap. It is hard not to associate the classic trousers with moms driving minivans and Casual Fridays at not-so-stylish offices. And honestly, it seems like there are more rules about what not to wear with khakis (red shirts, sneakers, polo shirts), than what to wear with them.

    Lucky for all those lovers of preppy staples out there, khakis are experiencing a bit of a Renaissance. From modern cuts to surprising accents, it turns out, there are a variety of ways that chinos can becomes quite chic. So, go ahead, give your favorite jeans a day off — and trust, nobody will ask you where the orange slices and juice boxes are, when you sport these.

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