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Taboose Pants - 34

Was: $69.00
Now: $20.50


34" inseam
$69.00

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Rating: 3.95 out of 19 votes cast
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Item #: 130180

As hard-wearing as jeans. As easy-wearing as sweats. Credit the twill tape-adjustable, elasticized waistband and the denim-like indestructibility of the cotton Bedford weave. With a zip fly, quarter front pockets, and a button-through rear pocket. Comfort fit. 100% cotton. Machine washable.

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Rating: 3.95 out of 19 votes cast

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good purchase

The indigo is a very nice color. The size large fit my 35""waist very well. The pants look good except the 30"" leg runs very long (I tried 2 pairs), so I have to roll up the pants leg or pay a tailor.

bosoxer

Phla, PA

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Taboose fit great..wear well!

Spouse enjoys as comfort, fit and style all come together. I enjoy as the pants ""weather"" but do not look ""worn""....great product...MORE colors? please!

ak65

Mn

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My Husband Loves Them

The only reason I did not give these pants all five stars is because the ""fatigue"" color is a little strange--kind of bright! But my husband loves them all--we bought them in all the available colors, and he wears them all the time!

udoc89

Texas

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Great pants and with improved color

These pants fit great, wear great and are worn most of the time because of their comfortable fit and looks. The only downside is the color. The gray and indigo are fine, but couldn't count on the khaki. The latest pair are khaki and are much truer to color name. Good job TTA.

jofran

NV

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must have for every closet

These are great multipurpose pants that work whether you're lounging, active or taking a casual trip to town. The fit is roomy enough for a yoga class. These pants wear exceptionally well-very durable material with well constructed seams, bands and pockets.

Pangb

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Nice!

These pants are really nice - they look much nicer than the usual elastic waist pants. The material is VERY soft, yet seems quite durable. My only complaint is that the elastic in the waistband is VERY 'aggressive' - that is, it takes a lot for the waistband to expand. This means that, for me, when bending over, the waistband tends to bind. I would prefer a waistband that was a bit 'stretchier'. (Not that it doesn't stretch - it just takes a lot of effort to expand.)

KrisR

Washington State

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Not quite my favorite pants

I bought these pants because the Zephyr pants (my favorite comfortable pants) that I wanted to buy were backordered and the expected availability date just kept slipping backwards. The Taboose pants are very similar to the Zephyr pants, but not quite as soft, nor quite as cool. Also, I'm not happy with the color of the pants I received. They are much greener than the picture of Khaki color in the catalog (unless maybe they sent me the Fatigue color by mistake).

vacationlovers

Thousand Oaks, CA

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I really like these pants

I could believe these pants after I wore then for the first time.they fit well, nice soft material and the price in a range I wanted to spend. Great job

Jeffturn

New York

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Drawstring broke

My wife bought these as a gift. The waist ran large, the length was great. After about 3 months of tightening the drawstring, it broke and I cannot wear them anymore, as there is no way to tighten the waist. From our experience, this product is an aberration from TA's normal quality standards.

JazzyGirl4

Colorado

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Great Airline Pants

Just bought and received my second pair of Taboose Pants--comfortable, versatile, good looking (I get compliments) and they're great for wearing on airlines. Why?---no belt to take off for the TSA lines.

BigBru

Orange County, Calif.

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Need ""Putty"" Color Again

We LOVE these pants. My husband has been wearing them for years. His favorite color is the ""Putty"" off-white. Where did they go? We NEED them back!!!!! Please?????

Clarks

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Very nice pants -- too warm for summer though

I would have liked these in the winter. Otherwise great pants. Since I ordered them from a spring catalogue for use in the summer, and was ordering on a budget, I had to return them.

Geoop

New York, NY

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Good quality casual pants

These pants are nice quality and great for wearing around the house or in casual settings. As a tall person, usually can't purchase proper fitting TA pants but these are fine for casual wear.

Zona

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Lack of quality control

I bought a pair a few years ago and really liked them. Well, other than the fact that they bled color into the sofa so I had to get it cleaned. I recently bought two more pair, and they are different than the old ones - the fabric has a stiff canvas like texture, instead of the softer feel of the old ones. Kind of like those canvas pants the swabies in old movies would wear - when I sit, the legs are a bit more than 1"" shorter than the old pair; the new ones are almost 9"" off the floor- quite uncomfortable - the front pocket openings are shorter than the old. On one of the new pants, but not on the other, the opening is so small that my fist can barely get in/out of the pocket.

jjhh

Iowa

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Not yet

1st they look and feel like , light cords, 2nd for a guy who wears Med., there to long, I need a 32 inseam, there alittle puffy and crouch hangs 2"" below mine. I've only washed once and there still stiff. If they made them out of Pure Woven Cotton Twill with light fleece lining then they might have something.

JDDD

Woodland, Ca

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not like they used to be

I have a few pairs of these, and have always loved them, until the most recent pair I bought which are much stiffer material, not as soft and comfortable, and the crotch is so long they are awkward to wear and walk in- I don't know what happened or why they changed, but I'm sorry to say I can't buy these anymore unless I hear they are making them like they used to

Buccaneer

bronx, NY

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where did the putty color go?

Great pants. Please return the putty color and make available better colors.

Bigdawg

Sacramento, CA.

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Dissappointed

The ""new"" material is absolutely unacceptable. They used to be extremely comfortable... no longer. With at least 10 washings, Taboose pants remain stiff. Return to the comfortable fabric you used a couple of years ago (let former buyers know) and I'll reorder more. More colors please, in the blue/gray hues.

crot

Upstate NY

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Taboose pants

I love the color, the fit and length of the Taboose pants but the material Bedford cotton- is and should be much softer. With repeated washing Bedford cotton feels great- please amend the product so I can purchase feel the real bedford cotton.

Tom V.

KINGS PARK , NY

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Do you know your acetate from a hole in the ground? Your gussets from your grommets? If not, here's a list of the more commonly used textile words and terms that you'll see in our catalog. For more information or clarification, you can call us at: 800-882-4324


  • ACETATE - A manufactured fiber that uses cellulose refined from cotton and/or wood pulp. Characteristics: fast drying, wrinkle- and shrinkage-resistant, crisp or soft depending on end use, luxurious in appearance.
  • ACRYLIC - A manufactured fiber made from long-chain synthetic polymers. Characteristics: wrinkle resistance; low moisture absorbency and quick-drying; provides warmth yet lightweight, soft and resilient.
  • ALPACA - The fleece from an Alpaca, a cousin to the llama. Alpaca fleece is similar in characteristics to wool, but softer, silkier and more lustrous.
  • BANDED COLLAR - A shirt without a fold-over collar; there is only the band at the neck.
  • BARTACK - A close series of stitches crossing a piece of cloth in order to reinforce is at a point of concentrated strain (e.g. belt loop or patch pocket corner).
  • BASKET WEAVE - A variation of the plain weave in which two or more threads weave alike in both warp (down) and filling (across) directions, joined in the regular order of the plain weave. So named for the basket-like pattern of the weave.
  • BATIK - A method of resist dyeing which employs wax as the resist. The pattern is covered with wax, and the fabric is then dyed: the wax patterns will not take the dye. The wax is removed after dyeing by boiling the fabric or applying solvent. The fabric is often streaked where the dye has gone through cracks in the wax. Batik dyeing originated in Indonesia.
  • BESOM - A narrow piece of fabric that works as an edging on a pocket; can be single besom, one side of pocket opening or double besom, both sides.
  • BOX PLEAT - Two small, back to back outward facing pleats that have a box- like appearance. On shirts, box pleats are positioned in the center back at the bottom of the yoke to allow ease of movement in the shoulders and arms.
  • BROADCLOTH - A fine, closely woven, lustrous cotton or cotton/poly blend made in plain weave with a fine rib in the direction of the filling (across). The filling yarn is heavier and has less twist than the warp yarn (down). The cloth is usually mercerized, and has a soft, firm finish.
  • BRUSHING - A finishing process for woven or knit fabrics in which brushes or other abrading elements are used to raise a nap (a fuzzy or downy surface). Brushed fabrics have a soft, slightly weathered, broken-in feel.
  • BUTTON-DOWN COLLAR - Having buttonholes on the collar points so they fasten to the shirt.
  • CAMP COLLAR - A one-piece collar that lays flat, part of the shirt also lays flat to create a notch. Also called a Convertible Collar or Notched Collar.
  • CANVAS - A general classification of strong, firm, closely woven fabrics usually made with cotton. A heavier, open weave comprised of plied yarns (a number of single yarns, usually three, twisted together). Characteristics: very hard-wearing, generally water-resistant.
  • CASHMERE - The fleece comes from a Cashmere goat. These animals roam at high elevations (10,000 - 15,000 ft.), hence their very warm, soft fleece. Garments made with cashmere are normally more expensive because of limited yield (one goat produces only 4 ounces of fleece a year).
  • CHAMBRAY - A general class of plain weave, usually cotton, made with a colored warp (down) and white filling (across). Most often made using blue and white, but also available in stripes, checks and figured patterns.
  • COMBING - The removal of short fibers or noils from material so that the resulting yarn be composed of larger fibers. The comb straightens and arranges them in parallel order.
  • CORDUROY - A strong, durable fabric with cotton ground and vertical cut-pile stripes (wales) formed by an extra system of filling yarns. The foundation of the fabric can be either a plain or twill weave. Of all cotton fabrics, corduroy is the warmest because its wales form an insulated cushion of air.
  • COTTON - A vegetable fiber consisting of unicellular hairs attached to the seed of the cotton plant. The normal color of cotton is light to dark cream, and its chemical composition is almost pure cellulose. A distinct feature of the mature fiber is its spirality or twist. In fabrics, cotton makes for strong, versatile, cool-wearing and comfortable garments.
  • CREPE - A general classification of fabric characterized by a broad range of crinkled or gained surface effects. Methods of making crepe include the use of hard twisted yarns, special chemical treatment, special weaves and embossing.
  • DART - A tuck in the fabric that is sewn. It is used to define the shape of a garment making a two dimensional piece of fabric into a three-dimensional garment. Darts are usually seen where the body curves: bust, waist, hip.
  • DENIM - A well-known basic cotton or blended fabric in a right- or left-hand woven twill. Generally, the warp (down) is dyed blue with a white filling (across). Also called "dungaree."
  • DOBBY - A general term for a fabric woven on a special dobby loom, which allows the weaving of small, geometric figures. These patterns are beyond the range of simple looms, yet too limited to be produced economically by Jacquard loom. A dobby weave can be distinguished from a plain weave by its more ornate and intricate woven appearance.
  • FLANNEL - Generally, a cotton or wool fabric, napped on one or both sides (usually both), then bleached, dyed or printed, and brushed or rerun through the napping machine to revive the nap. Flannel fabrics are very soft and cozy.
  • FLEECE - 1). A heavy napped surface, most often in knit goods, made with a heavy and soft-spun back yarn, which is napped in finishing (e.g. the inside surface of a sweatshirt). 2). Wool sheared from sheep or other animals in the wool class. The term is especially used for the entire coat of wool shorn from the sheep at one time; it is generally taken off the animal in one piece.
  • GARMENT DYEING - The garment is first produced, then the complete garment is dyed.
  • GARMENT WASH - The garment is constructed and then washed to soften the fabric and minimize shrinkage.
  • GAUGE - A measurement used in knitted garments that reflects the size of the needles used to knit the garment. The larger the gauge, the smaller the needle - therefore, the finer the knit.
  • GORE - Vertical panels in a skirt or dress; enhances the fit of a garment.
  • GROMMET - Little air holes reinforced with metal ring, usually on jackets, hats or shoes to allow ventilation.
  • GROSGRAIN - A firm, closely woven, ribbed fabric. It has a dressy appearance and is used for ribbons, neckties, hatbands and trimmings.
  • GUSSET - A triangular piece of fabric inserted into a garment to improve the fit or for reinforcement (e.g. on the sleeve of a jacket under the arm to allow for extra layering).
  • HERRINGBONE TWILL - A broken twill weave composed of vertical sections which are alternately right hand and left hand in direction, resembling the vertebral structure of the herring (zigzag). The twill changes direction perfectly where the weave breaks, balancing the overall pattern of the fabric.
  • HOLLYWOOD WAISTBAND - The waistband is the same piece of fabric as the rest of the garment. Advantages are that it has a smooth silhouette making the transition from hip to waist more gradual.
  • JACQUARD - A system of weaving which, because of a pattern-making mechanism of great versatility, permits the production of very ornate, complex woven designs. This type of weaving is used for tapestry, figured necktie and dress fabric, and figured patterns on knit goods (sweaters).
  • JERSEY - A generic term for a plain knitted fabric; its principal distinction is that it is not a fabric with a distinct rib (e.g. T-shirt fabric).
  • KNIT - Knit fabrics are made up of a series of interlocking loops that result in a flexible construction. All knits have some stretch.
  • LINEN - One of the oldest textile fibers known. Though the fiber and the fabric are both commonly known as linen, it is actually flax, the fiber of the Linum plant. Linen is generally favored for its fine, strong, cool-wearing properties. It drapes away from the skin rather than clinging to it. In knitwear, linen is combined with other natural or synthetic fibers for improved strength and resiliency.
  • MERCERIZATION - A treatment of cotton yarn or fabric to increase its luster. Its affinity for dyes is also enhanced. In the process, the material is immersed under tension in a sodium hydroxide (caustic soda) solution. This later is neutralized in acid. The process causes a permanent swelling of the fiber, thus increasing its luster.
  • NYLON - The generic term for man-made fibers composed of polyamides derived from coal and petroleum. Characteristics: high strength, elasticity, low water absorption and quick-drying.
  • OMBRE - A color effect woven into the fabric that has gradual changes in shade from light to dark, generally produced by arranging different tones in the warp.
  • PIGMENT DYEING - A process in which a specific type of dye is applied to the surface of a fabric, then after one washing it fades into a softer color. The color will slowly continue to fade with age. Pigment dyed products from The Territory Ahead are prewashed and will not harm other garments during washing.
  • PLACKET - An opening with fabric piecing and buttons or snaps on a garment that facilitates dressing. Plackets can be at the neck of a shirt, the cuff of a sleeve, or the waist of a skirt or pair of pants.
  • PLEATS - Small tucks in clothing to allow for extra room and ease of movement. Pleats can be seen at the waist of pants or skirts, the cuff of a sleeve, the waist or bust area of a blouse or dress.
  • POLYESTER - A manufactured fiber made from long-chain synthetic polymers. Characteristics: crease-resistance, quick-drying, great shape retention, high strength, abrasion resistance and easy care.
  • PRINTING - Applying color(s) in definite, repeated patterns of fabric by any one of a number of printing methods. Color is deposited in thick paste form and treated with steam or chemicals to cause it to migrate into or adhere to textile material. The design is not woven into the cloth but stamped in after the cloth is woven or knit.
  • RAMIE - A strong, soft fiber yielded by the inner bark of the Ramie plant. The fiber is white, soft, lustrous and slightly coarser than flax (linen) when degummed and bleached. Ramie fabrics are strong, smooth and durable.
  • RAYON - A generic term for man-made fibers composed of regenerated cellulose derived from trees, cotton and woody plants. Characteristics: high absorbency, bright or dull luster, pleasant feel or hand, good draping qualities, ability to be dyed in brilliant colors and superior strength.
  • REACTIVE DYE - A type of dye that completely saturates the fabric for a long lasting color.
  • RIB KNIT - A double-knit fabric in which the rib wales or vertical rows of stitches intermesh alternatively on the face and the back of the fabric. Rib knit fabrics have good elasticity and shape retention, especially in the width.
  • RISE - The measurement on pants from the front waist between the legs up to the back waist. This refers to how high or low a pant will ride (i.e. "short-waist" or "long-waist")
  • SANDBLASTING - The garment is literally sandblasted for a worn-in look; fabric has to be very durable to withstand the abuse, usually 14 oz. denim for jeans.
  • SANDWASH - Sand is put into the industrial wash for a softened feel and texture for the garment.
  • SHIRTTAIL HEM - The curved bottom hem of a shirt - higher on the side hip area (for ease of movement) dipping low in the front and back (so that the shirt will stay tucked into pants).
  • SILK - Continuous protein filament produced by the larvae of various insects, especially the caterpillar when constructing its cocoon. The chief portion of commercial silk is produced in Japan and China. Characteristics: resiliency, aesthetics, elasticity and strength, warm in winter, cool in summer.
  • SLUB - A lump or thick place on yarn caused by small lengths of yarn adhering to it during the spinning process. This adds a random texture to the fabric when the yarn is woven or knit into a garment.
  • SPREAD COLLAR - An open collar with no buttons to hold the collar points to the shirt. Spread collars have two pieces: the fold over collar part and the stand that keeps the collar close to the neck.
  • STANDARD WAISTBAND - An extra piece of fabric that is sewn to the body of the pants, shorts or skirt.
  • TENCEL? - A cellulosic fiber produced by Courtaulds, spun from an amine oxide solvent that offers a higher degree of polymerization than is available with rayon. Characteristics: pleasant feel or hand, good draping qualities, ability to be dyed in brilliant colors and superior strength, and easy care.
  • VENTED BOTTOM - The bottom hem of a shirt that is cut straight with side slits to allow ease of movement. Vents are usually 2" deep.
  • WALE - In woven fabric, one series of ribs, cords, or raised portions. In corduroy fabric, wales per inch are counted to distinguish broad- from fine-textured cloth. The higher the wale number, the finer the texture of the fabric.
  • WEIGHT OF CLOTH (OZ.) - A description or classification of many fabrics by weight per yard.
  • WELT - A piece of fabric that works as an edging on a pocket; usually a single welt and wider than a besom.
  • WOOL - Primarily the fleece of a sheep or lamb - but can also refer to fleece of the alpaca, angora, cashmere goat, camel and vicuna. The fiber is distinguished from hair by the character of its covering: minute overlapping scales, which give it a felting property. Characteristics: strong and resilient, soft and warm, wicks away moisture and dyes well for rich coloration.
  • WOVEN - Woven fabrics are produced by the interlacing of yarns. Each filling yarn goes alternately over and under each warp yarn.
  • YARN-DYEING - Dyeing of individual yarns before weaving or knitting. Compared to garment dyes or prints, yarn-dyed fabrics boast richer, longer lasting color.
  • YOKE - An added section of fabric in a shirt or pants that enhances the fit. On a shirt, the yoke is usually on the back across the top shoulder area but can also be on the front shoulder to chest area. On pants, it is generally on the back of jeans-style pants located below the waistband.
MEN’S SIZING

Our men’s clothes, except pants – and unless otherwise indicated – are slightly oversized for an easy fit.

Small

Medium

Large

X-Large

XX-Large

Chest

34 - 36

38 - 40

42 - 44

46 - 48

50 - 52

Neck

14 - 15

15 - 16

16 - 17

17 - 18

18 - 19

Sleeves

33 - 34

34 - 35

35 - 36

36 - 37

37 - 38

Waist

28 - 30

32 - 34

36 - 38

40 - 42

44 - 46

Men’s Tall Sizes – Select shirt and outerwear styles are available in Tall sizes (woven items : 1" extra in sleeve length, 2" extra in body length; knit items : 1 1/2" extra in sleeve length, 2" extra in body length).

Note: Men's Tall sizes are generally made to fit guys over 6' tall.

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