Your Ultimate Denim Shorts Guide

Denim shorts = every girl’s warm-weather staple. 

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    To make sure you are geared up for the sunny days ahead, we’ve created your ultimate denim shorts shopping guide. From classic cutoffs to loose and relaxed options, here are the best denim shorts of the season, all in one place! 

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    Classic Denim Cutoff Shorts 

    Talula for Aritzia The OC Shorts ($60) in Light Vintage

    Show off some leg in these cutoff shorts. 

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    Classic Denim Cutoff Shorts 

    Frame Le Cutoff Distressed Denim Shorts ($160) in Blue

    Lightly frayed and faded. We approve! 

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    Classic Denim Cutoff Shorts 

    Gap 1969 Raw-Edge High-Rise Denim Shorts ($55) in Galleon Wash

    This price tag makes us happy. 

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    Classic Denim Cutoff Shorts 

    J Brand Carly Mid-Rise Denim Shorts ($190) in Blue

    This style has the perfect worn-in look. 

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    Classic Denim Cutoff Shorts 

    Levi’s 501 Shorts ($58) in Slash

    You can’t go wrong with another pair of Levi’s. 

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    Classic Denim Cutoff Shorts 

    Rag & Bone/Jean Destroyed Cut Off Shorts ($160) in White

    Try a crisp white pair! 

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    Long Denim Shorts 

    Current/Elliott The Slouchy Mid-Rise Cut-Off Stretch Denim Shorts ($180) in Blue

    Wear these for a relaxed and casual look. 

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    Long Denim Shorts 

    D-ID Denim Tomboy Cutoff Denim Shorts ($148) in Queens

    Style these shorts with your favorite bright bag and sunglasses! 

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    Long Denim Shorts 

    Evil Twin Slacker Boyfriend Shorts ($80) in Light Blue

    Here’s the perfect, loose pair of vintage-inspired shorts for the summer. 

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    Long Denim Shorts 

    LOFT Curvy Denim Walking Shorts ($60) in White

    Flattering shorts with a comfortable amount of stretch? Yes please! 

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    Long Denim Shorts 

    MiH The Phoebe Shorts ($175) in Super Bleach

    Wear these with your favorite sneakers for a super casual daytime look. 

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    Long Denim Shorts 

    Citizens of Humanity Frankie Cut Off Shorts ($178) in Legacy

    This medium wash adds a bit of luxe to a laidback pair of shorts

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    Printed Denim Shorts 

    Blank NYC Little Queenie Shorts ($88) in Baby Back

    This style is a must-have and the price is just right.  

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    Printed Denim Shorts 

    Club Monaco Julia Floral Denim Shorts ($80) in Ditsy Floral Print

    Add this dainty floral print to your wardrobe! 

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    Printed Denim Shorts 

    H&M Denim Shorts ($25) in Light Denim Blue

    Wear these playful shorts with black gladiator sandals for an edgy summer look. 

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    Printed Denim Shorts 

    Isabel Marant Étoile Norina Printed Jean Shorts ($230) in Black

    We absolutely can’t wait to wear these ikat-inspired shorts! 

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    Printed Denim Shorts 

    MICHAEL Michael Kors Pigment-Print Cutoff Shorts ($90) in Hot Coral

    Add a little color to your denim collection this summer! 

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    Printed Denim Shorts 

    Paige Denim Catalina Shorts ($139) in White Sundial

    Cutoffs for the cool girl, period. 

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    Rolled Denim Shorts 

    Joe’s Jeans Sun Faded Rolled Shorts ($168) in Venice

    Try a pair of shorts in a super light wash this year! 

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    Rolled Denim Shorts 

    Guess Boy-Fit Denim Shorts ($70) in Lynbrook Wash

    Wear these rolled shorts for a carefree and cool vibe. 

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    Rolled Denim Shorts 

    Lovers + Friends Dylan Slouchy Boyfriend Shorts ($148) in Laurel

    The wide cuff and distressed denim result in an extra relaxed and casual look.

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    Rolled Denim Shorts 

    Stella McCartney Cara Mid-Rise Stretch-Denim Shorts ($245) in Blue

    Great for a day at the pool or an afternoon of errands! 

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    Rolled Denim Shorts 

    Koral Morgan Baggy Shorts ($198) in Month Destroy

    These make us want to plan a BBQ, pronto! 

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    Rolled Denim Shorts 

    J Crew Denim Shorts ($85) in Light Von Wash

    The ultimate effortlessly chic summer outfit? A crisp button-up shirt + simple denim shorts. 

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The OC Shorts

The OC Shorts

Talula for Aritzia, $60
SHOP
Le Cutoff Distressed Denim Shorts

Le Cutoff Distressed Denim Shorts

Frame, $160
SHOP
1969 Raw-Edge High-Rise Denim Shorts

1969 Raw-Edge High-Rise Denim Shorts

Gap, $55
SHOP
Carly Mid-Rise Denim Shorts

Carly Mid-Rise Denim Shorts

J Brand, $190
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501 Shorts

501 Shorts

Levi’s, $58
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Destroyed Cut Off Shorts

Destroyed Cut Off Shorts

Rag & Bone/Jean, $160
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The Slouchy Mid-Rise Cut-Off Stretch Denim Shorts

The Slouchy Mid-Rise Cut-Off Stretch Denim Shorts

Current/Elliott, $180
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Tomboy Cutoff Denim Shorts

Tomboy Cutoff Denim Shorts

D-ID Denim, $148
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Slacker Boyfriend Shorts

Slacker Boyfriend Shorts

Evil Twin, $80
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Curvy Denim Walking Shorts

Curvy Denim Walking Shorts

LOFT, $60
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The Phoebe Shorts

The Phoebe Shorts

MiH, $175
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Frankie Cut Off Shorts

Frankie Cut Off Shorts

Citizens of Humanity
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Little Queenie Shorts

Little Queenie Shorts

Blank NYC, $88
SHOP
Julia Floral Denim Shorts

Julia Floral Denim Shorts

Club Monaco, $80
SHOP
Denim Shorts

Denim Shorts

H&M, $25
SHOP
Norina Printed Jean Shorts

Norina Printed Jean Shorts

Isabel Marant Étoile, $230
SHOP
Pigment-Print Cutoff Shorts

Pigment-Print Cutoff Shorts

MICHAEL Michael Kors, $90
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Catalina Shorts

Catalina Shorts

Paige Denim, $139
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Sun Faded Rolled Shorts

Sun Faded Rolled Shorts

Joe’s Jeans, $168
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Boy-Fit Denim Shorts

Boy-Fit Denim Shorts

Guess, $70
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Dylan Slouchy Boyfriend Shorts

Dylan Slouchy Boyfriend Shorts

Lovers + Friends, $148
SHOP
Cara Mid-Rise Stretch-Denim Shorts

Cara Mid-Rise Stretch-Denim Shorts

Stella McCartney, $245
SHOP
Morgan Baggy Shorts

Morgan Baggy Shorts

Koral, $198
SHOP
Denim Shorts

Denim Shorts

J Crew, $85
SHOP
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