7 New Ways To Wear Your Denim Shorts This Summer

Denim shorts are the summer classics you just can’t argue with. The combo of white T-shirt and blue denim shorts is definitely a good go-to, however, this season we want to spice things up and pair our favorite denim with something a bit different. It can be difficult, but no worries, we have got you covered with a few of our favorite looks that challenge all the white T-shirts out there. From off-the-shoulder tops to blazers, there are a lot of good combinations which you might not have even thought of.

Scroll down to see the best denim short looks to try this summer.


1. Wear your shorts with stripes

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1/21

Chloe, Striped Denim Top ($695) available here


2/21 

Dorothee Schumacher, Curly Stripe Silk-Blend Top, ($327) available here


3/21 

Étoile Isabel Marant Jana Striped Cotton Shirt ($185) available here


2. Throw on a blazer

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4/21

ASOS Tailored Edge to Edge Blazer ($72) available here


5/21

Topshop, Washed Boyfriend Blazer ($80) available here


6/21

Tomas Maier, Embroided Cotton and Linen Blazer ($1,100) available here


3. Add lace details

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7/21

Valentino, Lace-Panelled Wool and Cashmere Sweater ($1,150) available here


8/21

Aula, Lace Blouse ($242) available here


9/21

Vila, Lace Detail Smock Blouse ($56) available here


4. Mix comfy with casual

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10/21

Feel The Piece, Robin Pullover ($128.00) available here


11/21

By Malene Birger Mijiha Pullover ($450) available here


12/21

Lovers + Friends, Early Morning Pullover ($148) available here


5. Embrace cold shoulders

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13/21

Victoria Beckham, Off-The-Shoulder Cotton Blouse ($530) available here


14/21

Madewell, Smocked Gingham Off-The-Shoulder Top ($49.99) available here


15/21

BDG Tie-Sleeve Off-The-Shoulder Button-Down Top ($59.00), available here


6. Add interest with embroidery

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16/21

Tony Burch, Therese Embroidered Cotton Tunic ($369) available here


17/21

NA-KD, Just The Two Of Us Printed Tunic ($148.68) available here


18/21

Sonia Rykiel, Embroidered Gauze Tunic ($1,570) available here


7. Keep it chic and simple with a button down

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19/21

Urban Outfitters, Vintage Oversized Plaid Button-Down Shirt ($44) available here


20/21

NA-KD, Inez Shirt ($261.77) available here


21/21

New Look, Button Down Tie Sleeve Shirt ($28) available here


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Denim shorts are the summer classics you just can’t argue with. The combo of white T-shirt and blue denim shorts is definitely a good go-to, however, this season we want to spice things up and pair our favorite denim with something a bit different. It can be difficult, but no worries, we have got you covered with a few of our favorite looks that challenge all the white T-shirts out there. From off-the-shoulder tops to blazers, there are a lot of good combinations which you might not have even thought of.

Scroll down to see the best denim short looks to try this summer.


1. Wear your shorts with stripes

credit: theaugustdiaries

1/21

Chloe, Striped Denim Top ($695) available here


2/21 

Dorothee Schumacher, Curly Stripe Silk-Blend Top, ($327) available here


3/21 

Étoile Isabel Marant Jana Striped Cotton Shirt ($185) available here


2. Throw on a blazer

credit: collagevintage

4/21

ASOS Tailored Edge to Edge Blazer ($72) available here


5/21

Topshop, Washed Boyfriend Blazer ($80) available here


6/21

Tomas Maier, Embroided Cotton and Linen Blazer ($1,100) available here


3. Add lace details

credit: fashionmenow

7/21

Valentino, Lace-Panelled Wool and Cashmere Sweater ($1,150) available here


8/21

Aula, Lace Blouse ($242) available here


9/21

Vila, Lace Detail Smock Blouse ($56) available here


4. Mix comfy with casual

credit: fashionedchicstyling

10/21

Feel The Piece, Robin Pullover ($128.00) available here


11/21

By Malene Birger Mijiha Pullover ($450) available here


12/21

Lovers + Friends, Early Morning Pullover ($148) available here


5. Embrace cold shoulders

credit: fashionmenow

13/21

Victoria Beckham, Off-The-Shoulder Cotton Blouse ($530) available here


14/21

Madewell, Smocked Gingham Off-The-Shoulder Top ($49.99) available here


15/21

BDG Tie-Sleeve Off-The-Shoulder Button-Down Top ($59.00), available here


6. Add interest with embroidery

credit: thevivaluxury

16/21

Tony Burch, Therese Embroidered Cotton Tunic ($369) available here


17/21

NA-KD, Just The Two Of Us Printed Tunic ($148.68) available here


18/21

Sonia Rykiel, Embroidered Gauze Tunic ($1,570) available here


7. Keep it chic and simple with a button down

credit: carmengracehamilton

19/21

Urban Outfitters, Vintage Oversized Plaid Button-Down Shirt ($44) available here


20/21

NA-KD, Inez Shirt ($261.77) available here


21/21

New Look, Button Down Tie Sleeve Shirt ($28) available here


Visit The Closet Heroes Shop for a selection of the best items in stores right now!



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