Capri Pants are mid-calf pants worn in warm weather. Though widely popular with women they are also worn by men in many countries, especially in Europe, Latin America and Asia. They are also known as long shorts in some areas of the world. BDU pants are also known battle dress uniform pants and were the official pants of the US army until the ACU came out. BDU pants contain two front slash pockets, two buttoned down back pockets, two large buttons down pleat bellow leg pockets and adjustable waist bands. The name of the pants originated from the Italian isle of Capri, where they were first made popular in the late 1950s and early 1960s. Our military themed BDU Capri pants can be worn for any occasion and by anyone. Our Military Capri Pants are made from cotton woven rip stop material for both comfort and durability.