I really like/eat/breathe denim shorts in the summertime. I gown very casually more often than not (a real athlesiure-loving-human — particularly since WFH life), however in the summertime, I take my informal dressing up a notch. And by that I imply one single notch. To denim shorts! Haha.
My typical summer time outfit entails denim shorts paired with a graphic tee, and high-top Converse or Birkenstocks. That’s actually it. I do, in fact, department out from simply tees, however this informal summer time uniform is my absolute go-to. Right here’s an instance of that on a regular basis ‘match:
I do know, I’m not particular in the truth that I frequent a pair of denim-somethings once I wish to be the tiniest bit put-together. (The tiniest!!) However a method I’m making this technique extra thrilling is by discovering, frankly, the most fun denim shorts I can discover. Moreover, if I’m going to spend the $$$, I actually need denim shorts with just a little one thing additional.
I’ve discovered that if the denim shorts are a tad extra fascinating than traditional (we’re speaking cool buttons, distinctive waistbands, fashionable pleats, and so forth.,) then they robotically make that outfit 10x extra fashionable. I swear!! That is the key to upping the curiosity in my traditional, super-casual summer time outfit: cool denim shorts. If there’s one thing fascinating occurring there (fascinating when it comes to denims, sure), then it takes your entire outfit to a brand new degree.
AGOLDE is my fave denim model by far (I’m in a relationship with their denims). They’ve bought simply such a comfortable denim really feel (which solely stretches just a little) and match SO nicely on a straight physique like mine. Additionally they nail it in the case of enjoyable types/accents (and I really like that they’re sustainable).
I’m about to dive right into a bunch of seriously-cool AGOLDE denim shorts, let’s test ’em out!
AGOLDE Crisscross Shorts With Uncooked Hem
These might appear like common denim shorts from afar, however they’ve bought one thing completely rad occurring — and that’s the criss cross button fly waist. Their crisscross denims are what bought me so into AGOLDE within the first place (spoiler: they’re superior and I put on nearly every single day) so once I noticed the shorts model?!? Finished deal.
Match Notes: They run true to dimension and are simply as comfortable as the total size denims. Each have 4.5″ inseams. Btw, I’m 5’6″, 160 lbs and have a straight physique kind with thicker thighs.
1. In Image (Blue)
2. In Hitchhike (Black)
AGOLDE Crisscross Shorts
Similar crisscross, asymmetrical button fly deal, however with a stitched hem. Really feel barely much less boho/informal (a hem may try this?) however simply as distinctive. Love that my thighs didn’t really feel constrained in these dangerous boys.
Match Notes: The blue shorts are 17″ lengthy & the black are 16″ lengthy. True to dimension.
3. In Momentum (Blue)
4. In Photogram (Black)
AGOLDE Pieced Angled Shorts
Oooomg, I really like these a lot. These shorts encapsulate my complete thought of cool shorts with just a little one thing extra. The upper minimize items above the waist are SO neat and particularly good for somebody like me who loves tucking in my tops to kind some kind of waist. Additionally adore the backs of each with the faux-pocket design. These have been simply the correct amount of saggy within the thigh and will simply be my most-worn pair of this summer time. I’m calling it now.
Match Notes: Excessive rise & 19″ lengthy. Dimension down. These have been just a little free within the waist as they sit so excessive up. I ought to’ve gone for a 28.
5. In Matrix (Blue)
6. In Shambles (Black)
(carrying dimension 29) at Free Folks
AGOLDE Fold Waistband Shorts
Two extra enjoyable pairs with added fashion: lengthy, tapered pleats. These are referred to as fold waistband shorts, however to be completely trustworthy I don’t know what they imply by that (lol). They’ve exaggerated pleats down every entrance leg and tuck in close to the waist for that cinched-in, excessive waist silhouette. Suuuper fashionable paired with the longer size which I really like.
Match Notes: 6.5″ inseam & true to dimension.
7. In Sideline (Blue)
8. In Conduct (Black)
Oh, for those who’re a #robust #lady searching for some cute tees, mine is bought out however I discovered a couple of with comparable vibes:
Oh, Hey Pinners…