Desert is more area specific. The pattern is perfectly suited to Desert, Highveld or other very brown winter bush or sandy areas. Desert is currently worn by a select group of hunters, anti pouching units, security companies, as well as paint ballers and air soft players. Desert camouflage has been around for years and has proven itself in the field. Desert uniform is manufactured from poly cotton fabric making it a durable, heavy duty product that is suitable for military applications.