Summer is the perfect time to experiment with funky prints and show off your beautifully bronzed legs. In celebration of everyone’s favorite season, we’ve rounded up eight eye-catching shorts that are bound to turn heads.
American Apparel Poly Printed Pleated Cuff Short
Not too short but not too long, these uber comfy black and green shorts are just the right length. Sport them with a cool crop top and chic metallic sandals for daytime, or go all out and pair them with nude platform pumps and a pretty tucked-in blouse for night.
$54 at Americanapparel.com
Nasty Gal Pattern Play Shorts
Headed to the beach? Then don’t forget to pack these rad colorblock shorts! They feature an array of awesome patterns and are made in an irresistibly soft sweatshirt fabric. Trust us, you won’t find anything else out there like them.
$48 at Nastygal.com
Clover Canyon Lone Rider Shorts
Whether you’re a fan of the wild, wild west or not, there’s no denying the fact that these very vibrant shorts are serious show-stoppers. We have a sneaking suspicion that the last thing you’ll be is lonely when you rock them, right?
$260 at Shopbop.com
Best Behavior Slouchy Abstract Print Shorts
We can totes picture Olivia Palermo in these colorful abstract print shorts, can’t you? She’d make them look like the chicest bottoms ever.
$139 at Pixiemarket.com
Wave the Best for Last Shorts
With a bold geometric waistband and a pretty polka dot pattern, these unique shorts are literally too cute for words. Toss them on over a bikini, or style them with a plain tee for day.
$60 at Modcloth.com
Lazy Oaf Pineapple Shorts
Dare to don these outrageously fun, high-waisted pineapple print shorts and we’ll give you mad props! They would look great at a pool party or a summer music festival.
$100 at Asos.com
Free People Color Between Borders Smocked Skort
Okay, they’re not technically shorts, but if you’re a boho babe, you’ll go absolutely bananas for this vibrant stretchy skort. Available in tangerine as well as navy, it’s the perfect piece to liven up your summer wardrobe.
$78 at Freepeople.com
Minkpink On The Prowl Denim Shorts
There’s no reason your denim should be so blah! Spice up your cut-off collection with a pair of loud leopard print shorts that’ll take you for a walk on the wild side this summer.
$70 at Nordstrom.com