Chef pants are part of the traditional chef's uniform. The pants are usually checkered in pattern, which help conceal minor stains. Some restaurants assign different colors to chefs, depending on their rank in the kitchen. Most designs include two front pockets, and some add a single back pocket. Usually, the pants are a drawstring design where there is an elastic waist and a drawstring, allowing the user to adjust the fit as necessary. They come in different colors, sizes, and styles. Materials used for these include a polyester and cotton blend, polyester, soft twill weaves, etc., which are lightweight, making them more comfortable to wear in a hot kitchen. Some of these are commonly referred to as black chef trousers, checked cook pants, black cargo pants, pinstripe chef pants, patterned chef pants, baggy chef pants, or checked baggy chef pants. They are also offered in a range of prices to meet any budget. These, and other apparel like cargo pants, aprons, chef hats, chef coats, work clothes, work pants, chef shoes, chef uniforms, chef jackets, restaurant uniforms, chef shirts etc., are available at restaurant supply stores.