It’s that time of year when you just have to wear shorts so not to die in the heat. But before you do, we’ll give you a heads up on what to wear during those scorching days and nights.
First things first, guys it’s time to stop wearing shorts that might be mistake for pants. The “Calvin and Hobbs” look is dead and gone. Instead look for something that sits anywhere just below or above the knee.
Second, your shorts should fit more like pants. So that means, look for something that is narrower like a pant or if you’re feeling adventurous make some cut-off shorts of your own.
Don’t be afraid to prep up your shorts with some classic nautical patters. And for those with a rebellious streak, look for shorts with non-traditional patterns.
The same goes for swimwear. Board shorts shouldn’t sit somewhere around mid-calf; rather just like normal shorts, they should sit just below or above the knee.
These are the shorts we’re digging on this year. You could call it the short list:
Written By Sam Chery