My hands down favorites for years and years are the J.Crew chino shorts. I wear the 4in ones now but for years (pre-kids) wore the 3in ones.
These fall at the perfect length on my thighs and don't feel like I'm exposing anything. They are also made of thicker material so they hide any imperfections. I just picked up this red pair for this summer, perfect for 4th of July!
I have actually never worn Old Navy shorts until this year! When I was in ON last month these were on sale for $15 so I decided to give them a try. I was surprised but they were so flattering on me and the length at 3.5in was completely appropriate.
I discovered these shorts a few years ago and I've never looked back! They are a bit of a splurge for shorts but I can tell you they are great quality and will last forever. I also love all the fun prints they come in. The 5in inseam doesn't seem too long either and the cut of them is really flattering on most body types.
I love love love these shorts and think they are great post-baby shorts too. The thick pull on elastic waist is very flattering and hides that extra belly well. Even though they are 3in I usually wear them lower on my hips making them longer and more appropriate.
What are your favorite shorts for summer?
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