If you have a love/hate relationship with shorts, take comfort in the fact that you are not alone. They're a notoriously tricky piece of clothing to pull off, but in 2022, shorts of all kinds are popping up everywhere. The good news is that these aren't your average short shorts. The pieces today come in all different lengths and fabrics, with silhouettes that are actually flattering. Shocking, we know. From jean shorts to linen shorts and belted shorts, the possibilities are endless this summer. With these 18 finds, this might just be the year we embrace shorts.
From vegan leather pieces that are impossibly cool to classic denim cutoffs and on-trend bermuda shorts, these are the ones you're going to want as temperatures rise. The styling options are infinite; they look great with everything from strappy sandals and crisp white sneakers to thigh high boots. As for tops, go with a classic white t-shirt, button down shirt, or try a cute floral crop top. After you see these adorable styles, we have a feeling you might reconsider your position on shorts. We know we are. Keep on reading to shop our picks.