Give your pants a good rest and instead opt for summer’s favorite partner-in-crime: short shorts. From itty-bitty designs to a finely tailored pair, shorts this season come in variations to suit every type of stylish whim. Here are 12 of our favorites — leg exercises not included.
These cute denim embroidered shorts have a city-cool look to them that you will love. As versatile as shorts can get, these fun separates pair easily with both casual and party wear.
Floral crochet gives acid-wash short shorts an unexpected but welcome feminine flavor.
Prove to everyone that wearing leather come summertime is a must by rocking these lightweight chestnut hued shorts. Show these off by pairing them with tailored separates and sleek accessories.
Not Your Beach Shorts
Bold beachy stripes add contemporary edge to these drawstring-waist shorts, making for a casually cool summer combination.
Give your short hemline something even sexier to compete with by wearing these bold leopard print silk shorts.
Show off your summer tan in these neon short shorts. With shorts this special, they shouldn't have to share the spotlight so make sure to pair with an understated top.
Hippie Shorts Chic
Embrace your inner hippie by putting on these distressed bleached denim cutoffs. Effortless but still sexy, try pairing these with a lingerie-inspired blouse, delicate jewelry and sleek sandals on your next date.
Crisp black and white stripes lend a graphic touch to this tailored pair. Keep the fancy going by pairing them with a silk button-down, stacked heels and statement jewelry.
The Hot Seat
Not mean for the wallflower, these lime green standout shorts will surely put you in the stylish hot seat. Pair with a cool neutral like marbled gray to offset its bright tone.
Cool Girl Pair
These fashion-forward black shorts have the words cool-girl written all over them. Maintain the edge by pairing them with off duty separates like a basic cotton tee or a feminine styled silk tank.
Clown around in these retro-inspired high-waisted circus print shorts. Playful and stylish, these light blue separates are bound to set a fabulous and fun mood upon wear.
These spring styled jacquard shorts have such a glam feel to them that you can easily transition them from day to eveningwear. Pair with sleek metallic heels, silver jewelry and a white button-down for a chic night on the town.