The weather is getting warmer, which means it’s time for shorts. While shorts are definitely weekend and evening appropriate, you will want to check to make sure they will work in the office as well. Styles that fall just above the knee are the most flattering and when paired with a wedge heel make your gams seem longer and leaner.
1. Black Exposed Zipper Pleated Tap Short – $34, 12-28, Torrid
These black shorts are slightly draped and would look great on date night. Paired with gladiator heels and a blazer, the look is super chic and sleek. The exposed zipper in back adds interest and keeps the look on trend.
2. Just My Size- Women’s Plus Plaid Bermuda Shorts- $10-$12, 16W-26W, Walmart
Available in a variety of colors, these shorts are perfect for weekend wear. They are a great casual alternative to mesh or athletic shorts and would work with flip flops as well as dainty flats.
3. Women’s Plus Canvas Camflouage Short Shorts, $26.50 at OldNavy.com
Sexy, these short shorts show a lot of leg, so pair them with a cute heeled wedge or platform to add a bit of length to your legs.
5. Cargo Shorts- $55, 14w-28w also in Misses’ and Petite, J. Jill
A More Magazine editors pick! Cargo shorts are a classic look and always in style. This updated version has Lycra so they are guaranteed to fit your shape well and come in a choice of colors to match your whole wardrobe.