In the sweltering months of summer, shorts are a must-have. There are plenty of versatile styles that can easily be dressed up or down, which is why we rounded up 12 pairs in a variety of hues, patterns, and styles to satisfy your every shorts need. Click to see our picks now -- keep cool, ladies!
1. Tory Burch
The graphic leafy motif is a must-have.
2. Rebecca Minkoff
Part of her new denim line, these cornflower printed shorts not only look good, they'll make you feel good, too. For every pair bought, a child will receive 20 meals through No Kid Hungry.
3. Rebecca Taylor
Diamond cut-out embroidery gives these lightweight drawstring shorts a chic touch.
4. Alice + Olivia
Feminine florals done in an impressionist style offer sweet sophistication.
5. Club Monaco
Refresh classic summer eyelet with a periwinkle hue.
6. Joe Fresh
Hot pink paisley will add a punch to your summer wardrobe.
Traditional floral gets an abstract twist with these scalloped shorts.
8. BCBG Max Azria
Make a statement with a bold geometric print.
Try a classically cut navy pair with a printed twist.
10. Ella Moss
Feel the free spirit of the islands with this design.
11. Tory Burch
Channel your inner bohemian with this hand-dyed indigo pair.
Wide sailor stripes in green and pink recall one of summer's freshest fruits, watermelon.