By InStyle Staff
Updated May 23, 2012 @ 5:00 pm
Miranda Kerr, Lauren Conrad
Credit: INFphoto; National Photo Group

If you're looking for a sexy summer style to try, we suggest leather shorts. A pair of these is an edgy skirt substitute that will instantly amp up a simple T-shirt or sweater. Supermodel Miranda Kerr wore a pair from The Row, while Lauren Conrad went proudly faux in her own design from Paper Crown. Tell us: Would you wear leather shorts?

Plus, see more sexy summer style tips.