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As the old saying goes, friends who wear high-rise denim shorts together, stay together--or something like that. While Chung paired her vintage cutoffs with a tucked-in Madewell shirt, Mulberry bag, and Porselli for A.P.C. flats, Lowe kept it low-key in a similar vintage style worn with a sheer gray Alexander Wang tee, Louis Vuitton backpack, and Chanel biker boots.
Performing at the Northside Festival in Brooklyn last month, Knowles opted for a casual on top (Babatunde Bafing Fitted Cap ($20) and striped tee), party on the bottom (below-the-knee gladiator heels) approach to her denim shorts.
Spotted in Paris, the British model gave her denim shorts the ‘90s hip-hop treatment with the addition of a beanie, Burberry Prorsum leather jacket, Worn By Squeeze This! T-Shirt ($56), and Nike Air Jordan sneakers.
Zara Biker Jacket with Zips ($229); Mario Testino for Mate Pisac Cotton-Blend Jersey T-Shirt ($205); Katie Grand Loves Hogan Leather, Suede and Printed Canvas Wedge High-Top Sneakers ($675).
The perfect bathing suit cover-up? Swanepoel got it right in Miami two months ago in light-wash Levi’s shorts, a Victoria’s Secret bikini, and a knotted tank.
Wrangler Denim Cheeky Shorts ($44) in Indigo
Moto Francis Denim Hot Pants ($56) in Light Denim
The Alexia Shorts ($165) in Cambridge
Hawks Shorts ($116) in Super
Alva Cutoff Shorts ($58) in Acid Wash
High Waisted Cutoffs ($145) in Flowers From the Storm
Five Pocket Cuffed Denim Cutoff Shorts ($68) in Lou Lou Blue
Chloe High Waist Shorts ($179) in Serene
Distressed High Rise Cutoff Shorts ($78) in White Teeth
High-Waist Jean Cuff Shorts ($58) in Medium Stone Wash Indigo