Posts tagged "leather shorts"

Celeb Street Style Spotlight: Leather Shorts

Done well, leather shorts can hit the perfect balance of classy and edgy--hell, if they're the right size and cut, they can even be flattering (yes, really!). That being said, it's also really easy to get them wrong--too short, too tight, or too baggy, and the results can be disastrous. We found 10 celebs braving…

By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / August 23, 2012

Do Not Want: Half-Shredded Shorts

Why yes, I would like to buy $242 leather shorts that appear to have been ripped apart by a wolverine. That sounds like a great idea! [$242, Singer22]…

By: Julie Gerstein / October 8, 2011

Ask The Man Panel: Alexander Wang Leather Mini-Shorts

There is a commercial that plays often in the New York area for a local, super upscale, chic-chic bowling alley. In the commercial there's a pretty girl wearing hot-ass leather shorts and a high-collared shirt going on a bowling date with a very attractive floppy-haired dude and I always think, Wow, that bowling alley is

By: Julie Gerstein / May 5, 2011

Style Stealer: Rachel Bilson’s Leather Look

Rachel Bilson is stupid hot. And she happens to look great in pretty much everything she wears. Most of the time, the combination of those two things would inspire a deep and unabiding jealousy, but Bilson just seems so cool and likable. We love this little easy, breezy ensemble she wore to a party at…

By: Julie Gerstein / April 7, 2011

Would You Wear: Skirted Leather Shorts?

When we last left off, the leather shorts debate was still fully raging. So when we saw these "skirted leather shorts" by Ellery, we had to wonder if they would attract or disgust pro-leather shorts wearers. They've got that whole edgy "Tron" vibe, which has been oh-so-popular as of late, and the skort aspect i…

By: Leonora Epstein / November 29, 2010

Leather Shorts: Love ‘Em Or Leave “Em?

It was almost a year ago exactly when we covered the leather shorts trend. However, over the last year, the styles and options have grown quite a bit. Quilted, speckled, high-waisted and low, leather shorts are showing up everywhere this fall -- and everyone has a different opinion of them. It appears there is no…

By: Carrie Morrissey / October 7, 2010

The Lederhosen Look Is So Hot (& Sweaty!) For Spring

It's a trend we've naysayed here on the site before (see our "Crazy Spring Trends To Avoid" post ), but the fashion gods have spoken, and the leather shorts trend has officially caught on. While we've seen some interesting options from the houses of Chloe, Pucci and Alexander Wang, department store buyers are ordering u…

By: Erin Flaherty / April 22, 2010

Leather Skirts Maybe … But Leather Shorts?

Prompted by the revival of leather skirts, we decided to dig around a bit more to see what else is out there in leather land, and here's what we found: shorts. Not hot pants but loose-fitting shorts like this Robert Rodriguez pair, which could be a regular style, except they're made out of leather. Puzzling.

By: Leonora Epstein / October 1, 2009