Best Shorts Women’s Denim

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The best shorts for women to wear in summer 2022: denim, workout, linen, and so on

While all the cool kids are wearing their pumped-up kicks, all fashion-conscious ladies are wearing the most stylish summer shorts.


Don’t worry, we still admiring this year’s trendiest jumpsuits as well as midi dresses and cocktail dresses. However, shorts- like your favorite jeans or wide-leg pants- are are staple that every woman should have in their closet to stay warm in the summer.

Therefore, we’re bringing to you one of our most extensive edits of the season with 65 shorts that will leave you feeling comfortable cool, chic, and elegant this season. From paperbag shorts to athletic-inspired bottoms that we’re eager to whip out our wallets, too.

For those looking for fashionable shorts to go with your comfortable heels or options you can play around in with white sneakers, we’ll help you find any options.

Shopping for men’s clothing too? Check out our roundup on the top shorts for men.

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  • Best Women’s Denim Shorts
  • Best Women’s Bermuda Shorts
  • Best Women’s Basketball Shorts
  • Best Women’s Bike Shorts
  • Best Women’s Linen Shorts
  • Best Women’s Chino Shorts
  • Best Women’s Leather Shorts

Best Women’s Denim Shorts

Levi’s 501 Original Shorts

Levi’s 501 Original Shorts are trending, particularly for being comfortable and seamless in the 99% cotton material. Its famous straight-fit style and subtle fray detail is evident across numerous washes, all of which are available on Amazon.

Wild Fable Super High-Rise Cut-Off Jean Shorts

Wild Fable is a remarkable Target brand, especially because its low-cost items are available in a myriad of colors and in plus sizes, too. We like the modern high-rise cut, the front and back pockets and its 100% cotton fabric that makes cool, breezy bottoms you’ll soon want to live in.

Sonoma Goods For Life High-Rise Curvy 5” Denim Shorts

In reality, this medium-toned denim color is perfect for you (not to mention that these shorts are on amazing sale at Kohl’s as of right now). You’ll be able to appreciate the contoured waistband and flattering curvaceous silhouette, and its sustainability and stylish, with a recycled polyester-blend style.

Eytino Mid-Rise Jean Shorts

Hello, florals! Eytino’s Midrise Jean Shorts offer many of the things you love: an edgy denim style in a patchwork of distressing and, the star of the show feminine flowers in pink and white that look amazing with your favorite white tee. And, they’ll be a sweet pair with the most stylish sandals we’ve gathered.

Abercrombie High-Rise 4” Mom Shorts

Let’s get it on the record for Abercrombie (which is surely having some sort of moment). The brand’s High-Rise 4” Mom Shorts come in a variety of washes. They all include a subtle raw-cut seam that immediately transports us back to a boardwalk or beach. In addition, the vintage stretch fabric is buttery-smooth and is one that you’ll want to wear all through the season.

Lulus Olivia Distressed Ultra High-Rise Denim Mom Shorts

Simple and chic, Lulus’ Olivia Distressed Ultra High-Rise Denim Mother Shorts are the under $50 pair your wardrobe is waiting for. The five-pocket cutwith hidden button fly, and the tiniest of distressing will look gorgeous with one of our top bodysuits and shirts, too.

Everlane The Relaxed ’90s Short

For timeless, well-made jeans It’s not a mistake to shop at Everlane. Particularly, the Relaxed ’90s Short features that traditional mid-rise we all have come to love, unstructured and comfortable, as well as an all-round top quality organic cotton. Additionally, it is available in a deeper shade of indigo should you want two staples that you can wear.

BlankNYC Tied Waist Short

Paperbag shortswhat a joy to have you. The BlankNYC Tied Waist Short is the supreme mix of quality, cost-effectiveness, and style. It comes with the popular acid wash style that looks absolutely divine with a black, seamless top like Commando’s Ballet Racerback Bodysuit ($98) — and is one of the year’s most beautiful sandals in nude.

Madewell Denim Yoke Shorts

Denim shorts, but they are detailed. Madewell’s Denim Yoke Shorts meet the criteria of transforming your outfit from a B-to an A, namely due to the fit’s A-line in a retro college yearbook design and non stretch marble wash. Plus, they’ll look famous with the brand’s Kickoff Sneaker Sneakers ($98), which we really love.

Princess Polly Open Road Denim Paperbag Shorts

Take a note of our own wardrobe Princess Polly’s denim-colored Open Road Paperbag The shorts (1) One of the most-worn pair we have and (2) the easiest to slip on over your favorite swimsuits or put on with a solid crop top. Make a purchase now and then thank us later.

Best Women’s Bermuda Shorts

J.Crew Mid-Length Denim Short

We owe a lot to J.Crew for, their Mid-Length denim short being just one of them. From its natural hue to its 100% cotton make these will soon be one of your most-loved pairs in your drawer. Oh, and they’re some that you can transition into summer with.

Pistola Kelly 90s Skater Short

These 90s have come calling and they’re looking for shorter shorts. A Pistola’s Kelly 90s Skater Short is this beautifully-crafted bermuda slacks which gives you maximum coverage without looking too off-trend. The heavy shredding at the hems makes for an easy-breezystyle that will keep you cool in the sun too.

Pilcro Breaker Denim Shorts

Pilcro’s Breaker Denim Shorts give us the cutest Peter Pan vibes (in the most appropriate way). For less than $100 at Anthropologie, the pair makes the styling process a breeze, particularly when paired up with your most-loved designer bag or denim jacket.

Frame High-Rise Denim Bermuda Shorts

For a shade that couldn’t better match the cool toned blue, Frame’s High-Rise denim Bermuda Shorts are an nifty worthy, splurge-worthy purchase we’ve decided to get your attention. Its silver-toned metal hardware, belt loops and its heavenly combination of fraying and fade add a whole lot of a reason that you should wear these all season all year.

LOFT Monroe Chino Bermuda Shorts

For a simple and polished look, you can’t get a better look than LOFT’s Monroe Chino Bermuda shorts. They’re priced fairly at just $50. They’re available with a range of trendy hues and are perfect with your most coveted fine jewelry pieces.

L.L.Bean Wrinkle-Free Bayside Shorts

Take your khaki pants, reduce them in half, and voila — you have L.L.Bean’s Wrinkle-Free Bayside Shorts. They’re ideal for any kind of attire, from casual walks to evening dinners, and the bottoms come in a wide range of neutral colors and sizestoo.

Charter Club Pull-On Bermuda Shorts

Enjoy all-day comfort with the Bermuda shorts from Charter Club. Available in olive green and more gorgeous shades, the shorts are a classic for its knee-length shape and comfortable fabric.

Zella Getaway Bermuda Shorts

Yes, Bermuda shorts do have an edgier, more casual look. Zella’s Getaway Bermuda Shorts are the $55 bottoms that your wardrobe has been lacking. Its recycled polyester blend along with its elastic waistband and a subtle flow in the hems are just three reasons why we’re adding the shorts to our wish lists.

SHEIN Pleated Shorts

Do you want a pair of shorts with a stylish edge? These SHEIN Pleated Shorts give the illusion of Gucci or Fendi all for the budget-friendly price of $14. In addition, it’s a structured fit that will be a hit with compliments.

St. John’s Bay Mid-Rise 11” Denim Bermuda Shorts

With St. John’s Bay’s Mid-Rise 11” Denim Bermuda Shorts, it’s not necessary to consider whether this classic pair is too short. Made to stand the endurance test, the today’s roll-ups retail for just $11. attractive colors that are perfect for warm summer days with turquoise and peach colors.