Jean shorts season is back again and we are so happy to bring them back to our closet. Everyone can wear jean shorts, in any size, shape, age or style but especially for the lucky ladies that have lean and long legs jean shorts is a must.
So how can you wear jean shorts like a grown up?
The goal here is to stylishly wear your jean shorts and not seem like a teenager ready to go to school. There are some style tips that help you archive your goal and be beautiful and age appropriate.
Style tips to keep in mind when looking to wear your jean shorts :
- you don’t have to wear super short shorts. If you feel uncomfortable showing so much leg choose mid-thigh length shorts, bermuda shorts, knee level shorts or capri jeans. Denim culottes is another trendy option you can consider.
- you don’t have to go shopping if you don’t want to to. There certainly is at least a pair of shorts in your closet that you can wear. Or you can choose a pair of jeans you already have and cut them at the desired length. (Find how to turn your old jeans to hemmed, cuffed or fringe shorts in the video at the end of the post)
Take a look at the following images and get ideas on how to stylishly wear jean shorts like a grown up.
Wear your shorts with a blazer
There is no better way to dress up your jean shorts than wear it with a blazer you already have in your wardrobe. You can choose a simple cami, a t-shirt, a blouse or a button down, any top in a contrasting color to the blazer will do. Image source, image source
Add a scarf to your outfit
A colorful scarf that complements your hair and skin color will transform a basic summer outfit with jean shorts. You will a lot more stylish and that you have made an effort to create this look.
Wear your jean shorts with a white button down
When you combine your jean shorts with a crisp white button down and a blazer you have a stylish work outfit for the summer season. If you prefer a more casual style wear your shorts with a loose white shirt and flat sandals or wedges. Image source
Jean shorts + heels for a grown up look
When you wear your jean shorts avoid converse shoes, running shoes or sneakers in general unless you want to look you are going to go to school. Choose stylish heels, ballerina flats, wedges, leather sandals or ankle booties. Image source
Wear your jean shorts with a loose top
Your jean shorts will a lot more stylish when combined with a loose top. A cold shoulder top, a ruffle top or a loose shirt are all nice options to choose from. Or you can wear a fitted top like a cami or t-shirt with a blazer, kimono top or oversized cardigan over it.
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