USA DESERT CAMO TROUSERS - 1990’s
American 'chocolate-chip' desert camo trousers wiith hand painted details in orange. Polyester/cotton.
From the 1960’s, USA started to develop a pattern used just for the desert environment, drawing their inspiration from the California desert.
In 1973 the US Army developed the nal version of this pattern, which consisted in 2 shades of brown on a beige background, all covered with little black and white pebbles. Used for the rst time during the ‘desert storm’ operation, the complete uniform was composed of a eld jacket and cargo pants with a six color desert pattern. Later in the years, soldiers called this uniform ‘Chocolate chip pattern’, because the little graphics pebbles elements reminded them of chocolate cookies.reminded them of chocolate cookies.