Need a way to beat the heat? High-waisted shorts are the way to go! With this recent heat wave, it may seem impossible to be stylish while also keeping cool, but that is far from the truth. This Fashionista paired her high-waisted shorts with a simple tee, elastic headband and a pair of refreshing Keds, but this is only one of the many possibilities these shorts have to offer. Lets jump into this latest trend to cool off and see how we can embellish your summer wardrobe.
This Fashionista’s outfit screams simple, from the white T-shirt to the denim shorts to the matching accessories. It’s a perfect recipe for summer weather. This denim pair of high-waisted shorts is a summer essential because they can match practically anything. You can follow this Fashionista’s lead by pairing the shorts with a neutral toned tee, or you can pick a vibrant and brightly printed top to offset the shorts. If this is the look you’re thinking of trying next, look no further than Forever 21 for a pair of similar denim high-waisted shorts. Now if you want to go down the simple path, try Gap for some neutral tops that would look smashing with the shorts. However if you’re feeling a bit more daring try matching a colorful patterned top, like this tribal printed one from Urban Outfitters, with the denim high-waisted shorts. Now that we’ve explored the denim side of high-waisted shorts, lets switch things up and explore the many other sides of this fad, such as printed and brightly colored versions.
With patterns, prints and vibrant colors galore these shorts are sure to be the focal point of your outfit. If you do choose to pair a patterned top with printed high-waisted shorts, make sure the prints don’t overload the outfit. Try to pick patterns that have a common hue so even though they may clash a bit, there is some consistency to your outfit. If you’re in the mood to try a bold pair of high-waisted shorts, check out this vibrant floral pair from Forever 21. Now that your outfit is almost complete, let’s not forget about the accessories.
This Fashionista kept everything simple and you can either follow suit or spice things up with some bold accessories, it’s up to you! Just don’t go too overboard because you want those stylish shorts to make a statement for themselves. Whether you go for the simple path or the vibrant route, you can’t go wrong with high-waisted shorts. They’re flattering for most body types and not only are they stylish, but will definitely keep you cool in this summer heat!