The Cost Of Khakis

— Thu, 29th April 2010 —

The New York Times asks how a pair of khaki pants can cost upwards of $1,000.  Good question. Needless to say, one brand consultant tells The Times:  “The cost of creating those things has nothing to do with the price.” (So, the  “elasticized cuffs” on Bottega Veneta’s cotton pants don’t justify their $780 price tag?)… Read more »