How to Style Leather Shorts Like a Fashion Girl


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Leather shorts are the warm-weather cousin to leather pants. Perfect for the summer months when it’s too hot to pull on a pair of those rock ’n‘ roll leggings, they’re an easy way to add a cool factor to your outfit. Fashion girls have been wearing them for years and have some pretty interesting ways of styling them.

We dug through street style images to see the most fashion-forward ways to wear the trend. One of our favorite tricks includes pairing them with a corset top—arguably this season’s standout trend—over a button-down shirt. Or try a high-waisted pair with a cropped off-the-shoulder top—a cool way to wear them when temps are high. Want to see all of the ways fashion girls are wearing them?

Keep reading to see how to style leather shorts like a fashion girl, and then shop our favorite styles from Saint Laurent, Novis, The Kooples, and more.