In summer, we all want to wear as few clothes as possible because it’s so hot. Nowadays, the summer women’s shorts are part of the wardrobe of any modern woman.
In the following lines, we are interested in the latest models of fashionable summer shorts this year. Scroll down and discover our selection of 42 shorts ideas and trendy summer look.
Summer women’s shorts: zoom on the latest trends for the hottest season of the year
Denim shorts, denim shorts, high-waisted shorts, striped shorts: these are just some of the timeless shorts that are still in use this year. We have already mentioned in a recent article that the sporty and chic look is very popular lately. It’s about combining sporting pieces with elegant pieces to succeed. Casual and rejuvenating, the sporty and stylish look is perfect for everyday use, but also for high school, college or work.
Summer women’s shorts: denim shorts
Denim. It is always timeless and always will be. Since its appearance, denim is probably the fabric most worn by everyone or during all seasons of the year. We prefer its short version with high waist and pockets. It is also possible to opt for a model up to the knees like the one in the photo below.
At the base, denim was created for the manufacture of workers’ garments in factories. The first who will introduce this resistant fabric on fashion shows and will propose models of ready-to-wear jeans is the American entrepreneur of German origin Levi Strauss. Nowadays, jeans are considered a unisex garment everyday. It’s also perfect as a last-minute hold solution. Are you going to a party, an appointment or seeing girlfriends? Take out the denim shorts and combine it with anything you want.
Every summer, we take out our short jeans shorts!
Women’s summer shorts: the culottes
The skirt has been in fashion for several years now. Perfect for a little formal occasions, to go to work or university, it highlights the legs and lengthens them visually. The high waisted shorts are always a great idea no matter what your figure. If you want, you can wear it with a little belt. We love the look below: a nice set of culottes with belt and kimono in gray combined with white top.
The stripes are timeless and super cool!
We always wear them this year and in all forms, including shorts. We all know the famous marinière and we are sure you have at least one in your wardrobe. This year, we put on the vertical striped shorts, model skirt-pants. We love the idea of outfit below: high waisted skirt with stripes in blue, white t-shirt and big earrings. This look is retro and modern at the same time, do not you think?
Classic skirt and marinière: great look
The sporty and comfortable look is perfect everyday.
You move a lot and you want a really comfortable outfit? So, opt for running shorts and a soft cotton t-shirt or jacket! This outfit is ideal for strolling, playing sports or just relaxing.
Checked shorts for a retro chic side
Tiles are not always easy to wear and yet they are part of one of the biggest fashion trends of all time. Checkered patterns were born a long time ago. They have crossed many cultures, generations and styles of music. Often associated with the grunge culture as well as the British style, the tiles are to be combined with attention. Usually, to not be too kitschy, we advise you to include a single plaid suit in your outfit or opt for a set (top and shorts) like the one below.
The return of the 90s is final.
Every year, we go back there. The ’60s have inspired women’s and men’s fashion in 2016. In 2017, we started to take inspiration from the’ 70s and ’80s looks. Well, this year, you will not be surprised that it’s the turn of the year. 90s kitschy look. The look below is simply fabulous. It represents a mixture of several very varied elements and very well harmonized.
Women’s shorts: super comfortable linen shorts
Flax is a soft fabric that breathes and is very worn in summer for these properties. You’ll find all kinds of linen shorts: short, panties, boyfriend, wide … We like the boyfriend-style linen shorts below and how it was combined with an oversized t-shirt. With such an outfit, you will be really comfortable.
The prints to make more original.
Printed shorts are also a woman’s summer shorts option. The choice of patterns is very wide and you can choose from a wide variety of sizes, colors, patterns and fabrics.
Cargo shorts and camouflage patterns
The appearance of camouflage patterns on fashion shows is not new. Considered old-fashioned and unkempt for a little while, this year we introduce them again: shorts, t-shirt, bag, skirt, top … We advise you to opt for a single camouflage element to not be too military.
“Fashion is not something that only exists in clothing. Fashion is in the air, carried by the wind. We guess it. Fashion is in the sky, in the street. ” Coco Chanel
Now let’s explore some cool and modern summer women’s shorts.
Denim shorts, t-shirt and white sneakers: this look is classic, always successful and perfect everyday. In addition, we all have in our wardrobes at least a denim shorts and a white t-shirt.
White summer shorts combined with a super khaki t-shirt top. A super sexy and comfortable look at the same time, right?
Denim jacket, burgundy t-shirt and white shorts – three colors that always blend well. We also love the cut, makeup and retro earrings!
Do you like mustard yellow too ? U.S. too ! It is even more intense when combined with black, brown or very dark green. Above and below, we offer two summer looks that combine yellow and black in reverse.
Long summer women’s shorts in yellow and black tank top combined with heel pumps – perfect look to go to work and introduce a sunny side to the office! The yellow color is considered very joyful and warm.
Light colors or dark colors, it’s up to you. All colors are accepted, just love them and match them with the complexion of her skin.
In summer, it is important to protect yourself from the sun. The straw hat is perfect for this and moreover, it has a very nice summer and seaside side.
Long cut denim shorts, white shirt and hat combined with leather sandals – this look is very urban and casual.
The platforms are back and thankfully!
What a sexy look, right? Under the influence of the style of the 90s, the platforms are back again and thankfully! They are so much more comfortable than the heels. Sneakers, sandals, mules, sneakers … If you want to visually lengthen your figure while enjoying comfortable shoes, we advise you to add in your dressing a pair of platform shoes.
The wide sleeves are always very classy. Here is an idea for women’s summer outfit that combines a wide-sleeved shirt in white, denim shorts and a cute man’s bag. The sandals look very boho chic, do not you think?
“Fashion is architecture: it’s a question of proportions. ” Coco Chanel
We love this shorts women summer long and wide cut and pretty belt! It is very stylish and can be easily combined with t-shirt, shirt, blouse, top, tank top and others.
And here is another outfit that combines black and yellow. This time, she is rather casual and relaxed. Classic shorts in black and superb blouse with diaper sleeves lemon yellow.
The outfit below is a classic combination of pale pink, black and white. These three colors combined together go particularly well to those with a white or tanned complexion.
Black and white striped t-shirt and retro shorts with laces – perfect! The denim jacket is a must to complement and balance the look.
And yes, sometimes it is possible to combine two pieces of clothing, one with vertical stripes, the other with horizontal stripes. The look below proves that this combination can be quite successful! Grapefruit soft cotton sport shorts combined with black tank top and white sneakers. Three colors that go particularly well together.
The following short that we are going to show you is not quite suitable for all occasions because it is a bit transparent. It is still perfect to go to the beach with, for example. A short model probably very original, right?
“Girls do not dress for men. They dress for themselves and of course for other girls. If they dressed for boys, they would walk naked all the time. Betsey Johnson
What a gorgeous model of blue graphite shorts, right? If you want to change your office outfits from the usual darker colors to happier colors, blue and green are two possible options.
Do you like boho chic style? Great ! It is very popular this year. Indeed, it is a style that does not hesitate to combine patterns, colors and materials. Often, it is said that it has a kitsch side, but as our regular readers already know: everything is in balance. Below, a boho chic and modern style idea with both an ethnic print shirt, summer denim women’s shorts, bag and leather shoes.
Do you like floral prints? So, you have two options: choose a floral summer shorts or combine another shorts model with a floral t-shirt.
Look inspired 90s: high waist denim shorts, white top and the famous Spice Girls necklace of the time. This classic look goes perfectly to all girls.
Here’s another idea for a sporty and stylish look: classic sport shorts combine with light pink sweatshirt and white sneakers. A successful look in less than 5 minutes with which you will be comfortable throughout the day.
The playsuit is so comfortable! There are all kinds of super stylish models that it is impossible not to find one that you like. Easy to dress and so comfortable to wear.
Two girls and two women’s casual look suggestions. Which one do you prefer? Indeed, they are similar because both combine a denim element (vest and shorts) with another colored pattern element.
“Elegance is the only beauty that never fades” Audrey Hepburn
So girls, did you find the shorts model made for you? As you can see, the choice is very wide and the trends are not very different from previous years. Wear what you want, feel comfortable in your skin and love your body as it is. We are all unique and clothes are just a small reflection of what we wear inside.