The Japanese brand Buzz Rickson's are today counted among the few high-end reproduction manufacturers of military and casual garments in the world! They strive to make true replicas by carefully researching and analyzing original vintage garments, taking great care to duplicate the material while paying close attention to technique and quality with the goal to bring back old forgotten techniques and machines needed to make garments of outstanding quality without compromises.
This is Buzz Rickson's version of the classic WWII US Navy N3 trousers in Herringbone twill. Made from high quality HBT Twill cotton cloth carefully reproduced to meet the standard used by the US army in the 40s, it sure feels and wears just like a wartime original! These pants have detailing such as Laurel Leaf metal buttons, large rear pockets and two front pockets.The durability of the fabric makes them just perfect to wear if you are looking for an alternative to classical chinos and your favorit pair of jeans.
If you are in to mid 20th century clothes, these are definitely a pair of trousers for you, with their high waist and wide legs. Buzz Rickson really managed to recreate the a genuin 40's fit in this garment.
The fabric is a nice and sturdy 8,2 oz cotton herringbone twill, a fabric that got it's name because the texture resembles the skeleton of a herring. This weaving technique is most commonly used in wool textiles and for more dressed up suits, but during the 40s and 50s it was also used in the military and and in work wear garments, and that's were this shirts find it's inspiration. The cotton herringbone fabric was referred to as the "HBT twill".
Please note: These are large in size, so we recommend that you go down at least one size from your regular jeans size.
Douglas is 180 cm tall with a weight of 88 kilos and wears a size W32.
Hemming is always included when you purchase a pair of pants from us! Give us a comment during check out and we will shorten them before we send them. Keep in mind that you won't be able to return the pants if we alter the length for you.
- Buzz Rickson's US Navy N3 HBT Twill Trousers - 100% Cotton - Military spec 8,2oz HBT Twill fabric - Pre-washed and wont shrink - High rise with wide legs - Button fly - Laurel Leaf metal buttons - Made in Japan
All measurements are in centimeters and measured on a flat surface. The thigh measurements are taken 10 centimeters down from the crotch straight across the pant leg.