Now the sunshine is here and here to stay, we’re making sure our warm-weather wardrobe is up to date with the essentials, and denim shorts are at the top of our list. Both versatile and stylish, they are the perfect go-to item that can be worn to everything you’ve got planned in the sun. Plus – they never go out of fashion, so you can reach for your faves summer after summer.
Wearing denim shorts is easy, but knowing what to pair them with isn’t always as simple, so we’ve put together a lil guide of our go-to styles and outfits that we’ll be wearing on repeat this sunny season.
Keep scrolling to see your new must-have denim that you can wear with confidence.
Plus Size Ripped Denim Shorts
If you’re looking for a warm-weather wardrobe item you can rely on, look no further than our ripped denim mom shorts. Available in 5 different colours, they add an edge to a basic fit with distressed ripped detailing and frayed hems. Pair with a cami top and an oversized boyfriend shirt and you have the perfect day-to-night attire.
Want to switch up from the classic black shorts? This mint green pair are perfect for adding summer colour into your everyday line-up. We’ve styled them with a fresh white tee and trainers for a comfy and casual look.
Plus Size High Waist Denim Shorts
The key to any capsule wardrobe is having timeless basics, and a pair of high-waisted denim shorts should be first on the list. Flattering, stylish and comfortable, the high-waist are made to fit and flatter curves, so they are comfortable enough to wear all day every day!
This high waisted pair of denim shorts feature an elasticated waistband for the perfect fit and maximum support. Available in 2 colours, team with a white top and a light oversized shirt for an effortless look that you can wear all summer long.
Plus Size Knee Length Denim Shorts
After more length? Our cat scratch denim shorts are the one for you. Sitting just above the knee, they are ideal for those days where you want a little more coverage. This pair are also part of our Yours for Good range, so they are not only sustainable for your wardrobe but for the planet too!
Here we’ve paired the cat scratch shorts with a cute floral gypsy top in bright pink to tick the summer criteria. With subtle distressed details, these shorts are both stretchy and comfortable so you can feel as good as you look. Finish with some comfy white sandals and sunglasses for an on-trend look you’ll love.
Plus Size Denim Cycling Shorts
With active wear being the new fashion statement, we’re welcoming denim cycling shorts into our summer wardrobe. Super versatile and on-trend, you can dress them up or down with ease. They even help prevent chafing, could they get any better?
This light denim pair are the perfect ones to freshen up your new season denim. Featuring ripped detail and frayed hems, they add a grungy vibe to an everyday outfit. Pair with a t-shirt and trainers for your new go-to summer look. You can even add a denim jacket for when the unpredictable British weather makes an appearance – a double denim dream.
Here we’ve paired the black wash with an orange broderie top and sandals and finished with a claw clip to keep our hair back in the heat. The longer length makes them the perfect item to transition through the seasons, just pair them with a sweatshirt or knit on the colder days and you’re good to go.
These are the plus-size knee-length denim shorts your wardrobe is missing.
Plus Size Denim Mom Shorts
Mom shorts are one of the most flattering cuts for curvy figures. They cinch in your waist whilst being slightly looser on the legs, making them super comfortable and supportive. If you’re looking to start off your denim short collection, these are the perfect pair to pick up.
Comfortable in a stretchy denim fabric, they feature a two-tone design to take your outfit to the next level. Team with a t-shirt and finish with a coloured denim jacket for a bit of edge.
Want to add a print to your collection? This tye dye pair are the ones to grab. The cute pastel yellow and pink shades scream summer. Pair with a white t-shirt or cami for comfort and finish with some gold sandals and earrings to glam it up and you’ve got your next BBQ outfit sorted.
Plus Size Denim Floaty Shorts
For effortless warm weather wear, floaty denim shorts are an essential. Airy and comfortable, they are the perfect throw-on-and-go item for staying comfortable on those scorching hot days.
These shorts feature belt loops and five functional pockets, and the wide cut makes them comfortable enough to wear all day long! Throw these in your suitcase if you’re looking for the perfect item to take you from the beach to the bar if you’re lucky enough to be going on holiday!
We’ve styled these plus size floaty denim shorts with a gingham top for a vibe and a flattering silhouette. Teamed with some black sandals and sunnies for a cute-meets-grunge look.
And just like that, your summer wardrobe is sorted.
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