Summer is closer than ever, and I'll be pulling my warm-weather wardrobe out of storage in the next few weeks. First on the list is denim shorts. If you made a list of the perfect forever summer wardrobe, I think denim shorts would be at the top. They never really go out of style, but it doesn't take an expert eye to see they've taken a backseat to other items like tailored and boxer shorts in recent years.
All that to say, I wouldn't be surprised if you found yourself in a rut when deciding what to wear with denim shorts to make them feel up to date. Naturally, I have a few ideas to make them feel fresh and, dare I say it, even cool for 2023. It all comes down to styling them with a few key items. Simple choices like accessories or shoes can make a world of difference. But don't just take my word for it. Keep scrolling to see proof.
Ahead, I'm sharing eight items that solve the mystery of how to wear denim shorts in 2023.