I know that denim shorts are not for everyone. I get it! I have a difficult time finding a pair that is comfortable, provides enough coverage, and fits just right. One of my favorite pairs over the last couple years are these cutoff shorts. They’re at a higher price point, but if you find yourself continuously wanting to wear shorts, they may be worth it to you! They’re comfortable, flattering, and hold up really well, especially for a destructed, cutoff style. If you love the style but aren’t ready to invest in a pair, I’ve found a few similar options: these are under $20 and these are under $40. If you already have a pair of denim shorts you love, but aren’t sure of how to wear them, I’ve got a few ideas for you!
I often talk about pairing casual with dressy and how I like the balance that creates in an outfit. Since I’m more of a casual dresser, I’m most comfortable in that category. However, sometimes I want to mix things up or make things feel a little more fancy, so I’ll pair a nicer top or shoes with a casual item on the bottom. This outfit is the epitome of that whole philosophy! I love the ruggedness of the shorts with the structure of the collared shirt, finished off with a fun pair of wedges.
We don’t do many fancy date nights, but I do like the idea of adding a little something extra for an evening out with my husband. For this look, I paired my favorite bralette with a cami and some flats to create a pretty outfit that is equal parts comfortable and sexy.
It’s no secret that I love the sweater tank trend that’s been happening this season! I like that it’s a slightly more conservative option paired with non-refined shorts – there’s that mix and match thing I like to do again! I just added a pair of statement tassel earrings and my favorite espadrilles to pull the whole look together.