Denim Shorts - InStyle Tries It On

Denim Shorts - InStyle Tries It On
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It's getting to that time of year again when you're either celebrating or dreading getting your legs out, so InStyle's senior fashion assistant Lulu Wentworth tries them on so you don't have to...

I know that shorts aren't everyone's cup of tea - from patterned pieces to the micro-mini hotpants that have dominated the streets recently, the failsafe summer staple can be a scary trend to pull off. I freaked out when I first pulled on the shortest of hotpants - daring to bare has never had such a high hemline. But don't worry! There are so many great shorts out there, with a style, shade and length to suit everyone. From the Bermuda to the tailored, the city to newly on-trend culottes, the classic will forever be denim - always around, and not just for festival-goers and summer holidays.

Denim shorts are the only style that I stock up on, with Levi's cut-offs an absolute essential thanks to their relaxed fit and retro look. Whether with a peasant blouse, vintage t-shirt or ribbed vest, the denim short is a wear-with-anything classic. But with summer 2015 approaching - along with the realisation that I don't actually fit into any of my 2014 wardrobe anymore - it seems like a good time to explore the leggy landcsape and see what is happening in the world of denim shorts. Now I just need the sunshine... 

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