13 Best Women's Contemporary & Designer Casual Shorts

List Updated May 2020

Bestselling Women's Contemporary & Designer Casual Shorts in 2020


One Teaspoon Women's Classic Bonita Shorts, Classic, 29

One Teaspoon Women's Classic Bonita Shorts, Classic, 29
BESTSELLER NO. 1 in 2020
  • Denim
  • 100% cotton
  • Wash cold

True Religion Women's Baby Pink Green Hot Shorts, M

True Religion Women's Baby Pink Green Hot Shorts, M
BESTSELLER NO. 2 in 2020
  • Material: 100% Cotton
  • Color: Baby Pink / Green
  • Closure: Drawstring At Waist
  • Pattern: Solid
  • Length: 2 Inch

French Connection Women's Outlaw Cotton Shorts, Daisy White, 4

French Connection Women's Outlaw Cotton Shorts, Daisy White, 4
BESTSELLER NO. 3 in 2020
  • Belt loops
  • Side slash pockets
  • Great length
  • Relaxed fit

Siwy Women's It's Magic Shorts, It's Magic, 25

Siwy Women's It's Magic Shorts, It's Magic, 25
BESTSELLER NO. 4 in 2020
  • Camilla
  • It's magic

Parker Womens Solid Belted Casual Shorts Blue 2

Parker Womens Solid Belted Casual Shorts Blue 2
BESTSELLER NO. 5 in 2020
  • Solid
  • Belted
  • Bow Shorts
  • China

Ella Moss Women's Tahiti Garden Short, Natural, X-Small

Ella Moss Women's Tahiti Garden Short, Natural, X-Small
BESTSELLER NO. 6 in 2020
  • Floral soft short featuring wide elastic waistband with cummerbund-style front

True Religion Women's Bobby Camo Cutt Off Shorts In Deringer (24)

True Religion Women's Bobby Camo Cutt Off Shorts In Deringer (24)
BESTSELLER NO. 7 in 2020
  • 7 inch rise
  • 2 inch inseam

Splendid Women's Rayon Voile Drawstring Short, Medium Wash, Medium

Splendid Women's Rayon Voile Drawstring Short, Medium Wash, Medium
BESTSELLER NO. 8 in 2020
  • Chambray short with rolled hem featuring slanted pockets and two-tone waistband
  • Silver-tone aglets at drawstring waistband

Splendid Women's Casta Plaid Shorts Dark Wash Small 3

Splendid Women's Casta Plaid Shorts Dark Wash Small 3
BESTSELLER NO. 9 in 2020
  • Splendid Size Chart
  • A charming plaid short with a comfy fit.
  • Encased drawstring waist.
  • Front tie detail.
  • Pork-chop hand pockets. Back welt pockets with button-flap closures. 100% cotton. Machine wash cold, dry flat. Made in the USA and imported. Measurements: Waist Measurement: 28 in Outseam: 12 in Inseam: 3 in Front Rise: 10 in Back Rise: 15 in Leg Opening: 24 in Product measurements were taken using size SM (Women's 2-4), inseam 3. Please note that measurements may vary by size.

Michael Stars Women's Vertical Stripe Linen Short, Ivory/Chambray, X-Small

Michael Stars Women's Vertical Stripe Linen Short, Ivory/Chambray, X-Small
BESTSELLER NO. 10 in 2020
  • Striped linen short featuring rear welt pockets and belt-loop waist
  • Slit hand pockets

True Religion Women's Joey Cut Off Short in Red, 28

True Religion Women's Joey Cut Off Short in Red, 28
BESTSELLER NO. 11 in 2020
  • 7.75 inch
  • 2.5 inch

Monrow Women's Vintage Short with Color-Block Tie Dye, Cherry Blossom, X-Small

Monrow Women's Vintage Short with Color-Block Tie Dye, Cherry Blossom, X-Small
BESTSELLER NO. 12 in 2020
  • Relaxed-fit short with color-block tie dye treatment featuring drawstring

Joie Women's Beso, Fatigue, XXS

Joie Women's Beso, Fatigue, XXS
BESTSELLER NO. 13 in 2020
  • Elastic waist
  • Front pockets

Alternatives to Shorts for Women Who Hate Their Legs

You can stay cool and comfortable this summer even if you hate the way your legs look in shorts.

Summer Fashion Tips: Alternatives to Shorts for Women Who Don't like Their Legs: Capris. Capris have been back in fashion for a number of years and don't seem to be going away any time soon. Capris are available in a variety of styles, materials and prices at both high end boutiques, discount department stores and every thing in between. One afternoon of shopping can gain you an entire summer wardrobe of capris for everyday wear and special summer outings. Hitting the ankle or calf area, capris easily hide any flaws you see on your legs while keeping you comfortably cool in the summer. They can be worn with sneakers or flip flops for casual wear or dressed up with a pair of fun slides.

Summer Fashion Tips: Alternatives to Shorts for Women Who Don't like Their Legs: Denim Skirts. Lightweight denim skirts are surprisingly cool and are perfect for summer. Depending on how much leg you want to hide, you can choose a knee length style or one that goes all the way down to the calves. With a white tee and cute sneakers, denim skirts are perfect for running errands, spending time in the park with the kids or relaxing with friends at a barbecue.

Summer Fashion Tips: Alternatives to Shorts for Women Who Don't like Their Legs: Skorts. Longer than shorts, skorts are perfect for those of us who like the look of shorts but want to cover more of our legs than traditional shorts do. Skorts look great with a pair of sandals and a breezy summer top. Ultra comfortable and very casual, skorts are a fantastic alternative to shorts in the hot summer weather.They can be easily taken from an afternoon of hanging out by the pool to an evening potluck on a friend's deck.

Summer Fashion Tips: Alternatives to Shorts for Women Who Don't like Their Legs: Gauzy, Flowing Skirt. Bright and colorful, yet extremely versatile and comfortable, gauzy skirts offer a lot of movement and will keep you cool this summer when the temperatures are off the charts. The bohemian look of long gauzy skirts gives you plenty of options with jewelry and footwear to either dress up your look or keep it everyday casual. The great advantage of gauzy, flowing skirts is that they look very summery and colorful while also providing maximum coverage of your legs.

Skip the hot jeans this summer in an effort to hide your legs. Choose these summer fashion alternatives as a way to keep cool and also look very fashionable while enjoying all your summer activities.

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