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Shorts season: The best Summer shorts to invest in RN

Make every day leg day

Written by Liv Grady

April 8, 2021

Girl wearing summer shorts and yellow shirt

It’s (almost) Summer and that means one thing, a wardrobe overhaul. It’s time to put away the fleecy joggers and start making that transition into Summer dressing. Shorts are an easy way to instantly transform your spring wardrobe into something a bit more suitable for warm weather. Easy to style and ever-versatile, Summer shorts are our hero piece for 2021. With endless styles floating about on Instagram and Tiktok, making the decision on THE shorts can be a little tricky. We’re here to make your life a whole lot easier. From boyfriend shorts to leather shorts, take a look at what styles are trending right now.

Summer shorts trends 2021

Take a look at the key summer shorts styles that everyone is gonna be wearing over the warmer months. Whether you are going for a few day drinks at the pub, chilling in the park or running errands on a sunny day. Make every day leg day.

Long denim shorts

Bermuda shorts, boyfriend shorts, long denim shorts, whatever you want to call them. All we know is that they are back in fashion in a big way. These casual denim cut offs are easy to style and look cool with a pair of chunky grandad sandals and a fitted crop top. Channel a little off duty model, by adding a pair of thick rectangle sunglasses and a 90s mini bag.

blue long bermuda denim shorts

Tailored shorts

Tailored shorts with a matching blazer are an ultimate power move. They can be easily dressed up or down too. Style a pair of shorts and blazer co ord with a slogan tee and a pair of chunky trainers for a BBQ with friends or a visit to the pub. Why not elevate your outfit with a pair of heeled mules and a cami top, perfect for a summer wedding or the races.

Cycling shorts

Yes, cycling shorts are still a thing and we couldn’t be happier. Whether you wear them as part of a matching loungewear set, or layer them under a long tee with your fave trainers or chunky boots, they are always gonna be a winner. Comfortable, non-restrictive and the cure to chafing thighs, cycling shorts are still a thing for Summer 2021.

playboy x missguided blue lifestyle soft touch cycling shorts

What shorts are in style 2021?

Denim shorts never go out of fashion, but in 2021 everyone is loving longer denim shorts, such as boyfriend shorts and dad styles. These sit mid thigh and are perfect for that in-between weather.

What shorts suit big thighs?

Opt for slightly longer shorts with a loose fitting around the leg. From denim to leather styles, there is plenty to pick from. Choosing a cuffed leg will help prevent chafing in warm weather.

What shorts prevent chafing?

Try opting for a pair of cycling shorts or denim boyfriend shorts. These come further down your leg and will protect the most sensitive areas. You can even wear cycling shorts under your dress or skirt too.