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Store Sneakily Advertises On The Backs Of Women’s Legs

I’m not sure what to think of this advertising scheme by Superette, a store in Australia and New Zealand. They put these stamps on park benches and mall seats, with…

Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com | February 28, 2011 - 4:40 pm

Would You Wear: Velvet Shorts In Winter?

The tights-and-shorts combo in winter isn’t for everyone. Personally, I’ve been a fan since I was a kid, but have specific requirements (heavy wool or tweed fabrics, dark colors). When…

Leonora Epstein | October 18, 2010 - 12:20 pm

Should Some People Not Wear Shorts?

“Put some pants on!” this ad in the window of a Gap store declares. “Because we can’t all look good in shorts.” The provocative ad has inspired a controversy. The…

Susannah Breslin | August 2, 2010 - 2:40 pm

Style 911: How Can I Make Casual Shorts Look More Put-Together?

My office is pretty casual, but I still feel like I probably can’t show up in denim cutoffs. Any ideas for making jean shorts more presentable? – Amy

We…

Lily Q | July 15, 2010 - 7:00 pm

How To Buy Shorts For Summer

Shorts are a tricky and generally unflattering beast. But when the temperature is pushing 90 and the mere thought of jeans is vomit-inducing, it’s hard not to acknowledge the benefits…

Lily Q | June 19, 2010 - 6:00 pm

We Love Lululemon Do It All Shorts

Shopping for shorts is not usually fun. Whether they’re too tight, small or mean to the shape of your butt, the ways in which shorts can go wrong are borderline…

Lily Q | June 3, 2010 - 12:50 pm

Cheapskate: Shorts For Less Than $50

The unofficial start of summer begins today, and it’s time to stock up on shorts of all lengths. Short-shorts can look cute with flat shoes. Mid-thigh length ones show off…

Annika Harris | May 31, 2010 - 4:00 pm

Why Are Denim Short-Shorts Making A Comeback?

We’ve debated the idea of denim shorts and have even given advice on how to wear them, but recently I’ve been seeing a lot of denim short-shorts for spring. Did…

Annika Harris | March 5, 2010 - 4:20 pm

Is There Such A Thing As “Dressy Shorts”?

Lauren Conrad showed up to a book signing for her second novel, Sweet Little Lies, wearing a pair of dressy shorts. Lauren’s totally on-trend according to what has been going…

Catherine Strawn | February 19, 2010 - 3:20 pm

Slutty Shorts Take The Zipper Trend Too Far

I love a zipper on my jeans. Way better than button fly. Hell, I’ll even take the odd zipper on a pair of shoes, or even those zipper earrings everyone…

Erin Flaherty | November 9, 2009 - 5:20 pm

How To Wear Denim Shorts Without Looking Schlubby

Elle UK has huge trend news for you: Everyone is wearing denim shorts right now! Umm, yeah, because it’s summer. And people wear denim shorts pretty much every summer. Know…

Lily Q | August 21, 2009 - 6:15 pm

Today’s Lady News: Michelle Obama’s Shorts Are Still News, Apparently

Stop the presses! Michelle Obama wore SHORTS! In public! As we said before, it is absurd the media thinks that the First Lady showing her legs above the knees is…

Jessica Wakeman | August 21, 2009 - 4:50 pm

Shortsgate: Michelle Obama Dares To Bare Her Legs!

Oh holy hell. First Lady Michelle Obama has caught some flack for daring to wear shorts while on vacation with her family at the Grand Canyon in 100+

Amelia McDonell-Parry | August 19, 2009 - 12:20 pm

Umm, Biker Shorts For $365, Why?

Is edgy, New York City designer Alexander Wang secretly pulling his inspiration from suburban malls? First he produced this leather sleeved jean jacket, which reeks of an Aeropostale catalog knockoff,…

Zandile Blay | August 1, 2009 - 11:30 am

Jean Shorts Epidemic

Due to the fact that it is disgustingly hot and on the heels of the fourth of July, an epidemic of jean shorts has broken out. Now I realize there…

Deborah Findling | July 6, 2009 - 3:00 pm

Quickies!: Phil Spector Sentenced To 19 Years To Life

Music producer Phil Spector has been sentenced to 19 years to life in prison, after murdering model/actress Lana Clarkson. [E! Online] — Spector’s 27-year-old porn star wife says she will…

Carrie Wasterlain | May 29, 2009 - 8:00 pm

Style On The Street: Nice Lookin’ Shorts

Annika has challenged us all to wear shorts (and look nice doing so) this spring, and Katy here proves that it’s possible! Along with her nude lace-up flats, high-waisted shorts,…

Catherine Strawn | April 18, 2009 - 5:00 pm

Five Reasons Guys Should Not Wear Shorts To Work

Today’s New York Times Style Section article “Shorts Crack the Code” says it’s okay and increasingly common for men to wear shorts to work. We don’t support this fad because:…

Catherine Strawn | July 31, 2008 - 2:30 pm