Outfits with mom shorts. The 90’s fashion seems to be making a comeback with the mom shorts. These happen to be an all-year-round favorite for the multiple ways that they can be styled.
This flattering piece of outfit comes in different colors, styles, and designs and happens to be a Summer Essential. So flaunt your silhouette in a dreamy pair of denim while the fashion lasts.
Gone are the days when Mom Shorts were believed to be a teen thing or something that only skinny women could wear. We bring you a complete guide on how to put together a perfectly chic outfit.
How to Style Mom Shorts
Before we get talking, here are things you should keep in mind:
- It is highly important to feel comfortable in what one puts on.
- Go ahead with a trend if you feel completely confident about it.
- Make sure to dress according to the season in your respective countries.
- Plan on going very Casual? Pair your mom shorts with a tank top and throw over a cardigan.
- Want a more edgy look? How about a cool graphic tee over them?
- Add in a belt or some suspenders to spice things up.
- Some funky accessories can never go wrong with casual outfits.
↓ 20. Graphic T-Shirt
Graphic T-Shirts seem to be the new ‘it’ trend. They can be worn with Jeans, Skirts or Shorts. Our most-liked style is the one with the Mom Jean Shorts. The outfit can provide an edgier look and can be finished off with boots and dark Gothic Makeup. A Graphic T-Shirt is a great way to make a style statement while staying in, both, budget and comfort. Check out these 20 Ideas How to Wear a Graphic Tee.
↓ 19. Tucked in Shirt
A lot of people find tucking in shirts awkward, however, some simple tricks can help you avoid that feeling. A great way to transform your everyday look is to pair a high-rise Denim Short with a tucked in shirt. Define your waist by tucking it in from the front, while leaving it out at the back. While the other way is to go for a full tuck-in with an oversized shirt to create a fun look.
If we had to pick an outfit to wear for the rest of our lives, this would be it. The folded sleeves with the tucked in look is like a cherry on top. This minimal look can be easy to achieve for a day out with friends or a simple coffee run.
↓ 18. Vest/Blazers
The trickiest part of any outfit is to put together items that do not usually go together. Vests and Blazers are typically imagined with Dress Pants, however, it looks equally good when styled with Mom Shorts. Despite sounding a bit bizarre, the outfit has become a go-to for a lot of women. The trick is to find a casual blazer to go with smart-looking shorts. Matched it with closed shoes, the look is sure to give you a very professional vibe.
Note how the White T-Shirt acts as a neutralizing color between the same colored Blazer and Shorts.
↓ 17. Street Style Mom Shorts With Belt
People often fear pairing shorts with something as basic as a belt. Keep in mind, the belt should not be used to keep the shorts in place, but rather, to add in a fashion element. High-rise denim shorts paired with buckled belts have been trending for quite some time now. They also happen to be a favorite of the Super-Model, Kendall Jenner, who has been spotted in quite a few of them on her casual runs.
↓ 16. Oversized Shirt
An oversized shirt can be very tricky to style. It can turn out to be a complete disaster if not done appropriately. On the other hand, someone who knows the trick to style one can become a style inspiration for many. It can easily be worn over a tank top to let the oversized shirt hang loosely from one shoulder. Another way is to tie the front up like a knot to create something like a crop top. Additionally, it could be worn on it own for a casual and comfortable look.
↓ 15. Tank Top
Our most preferred beach look involves wearing a tank top over faded or distressed denim shorts. It reflects the true summer vibe and offers both style and comfort in one. This look can be finished off with loose wavy curls and statement sunglasses. Apart from being a beach day look, it can be worn to parks for picnics or on a cycling day with friends. Here are 16 Cute Outfits with Tank Tops.
↓ 14. What to Wear with Mom Shorts in Fall
While shorts are considered something only for the Summers, there are ways to style them throughout Fall. The cool breeze and falling temperature make us all reach out for sweaters which can quite easily be paired with basic mom shorts. So, instead of stashing your shorts away, put them over a pair of tights and create the perfect street style. An oversized sweater is another great item to pair mom shorts with.
↓ 13. Dungaree
Wearing full-length Dungarees become inconvenient, especially when one has to use the loo. Summers call for comfortable, lightweight outfits to allow the legs to get a breather. Instead of putting off the idea of wearing them, why not invest in one that is appropriate for the summer heat? It is a relief now that the mom shorts are being incorporated into Dungarees. A basic white or black Tee, oversized shirt or stripes can all work together to create an uber chic look.
Alternatively, you could also wear your shorts with solid colored tees for a minimalistic but classy look.
↓ 12. Polka Dots
Polka Dots are an all-time favorite and never seem to be going out of fashion. They were recently made big by TopShop and seem to be on everyone’s wishlist. With the 80’s and 90’s style making a comeback, now seems to be a good time to create a complete vintage look. Pull out your vintage polka dot top and a pair of faded shorts to jazz things up.
↓ 11. Stripes
Create the perfect weekend look and throw together stripes and shorts for an outfit full of retro vibes. A universal tip is to wear horizontal stripes if you do not mind looking broad and vertical stripes if you plan on looking skinnier. Stripes can be used to create outfits that are suitable for every season since they never seem to go out of fashion. A bright colored top could seem like a good idea for the Spring Season while an earthy tone could be great for Fall.
Stripes and shorts can also be a great back-to-school outfit for high school girls. The addition of a tote bag and some sandals seem to be doing the job here. You’ll love these 10 Ways to Wear Striped Shirts.
↓ 10. High Waisted Denim Mom Shorts
This one does not need any explanation, I suppose. The trend has been going around for quite some time and yet happens to be one of the most tricky ones. Here is a tip: Avoid matching shades of denim and instead incorporate denim of different washes. Additionally, wear your statement heels or even a fabulous red pout to draw some attention.
We love how the high-rise short has been accessorized with a buckled belt to cut figure.
↓ 9. Crop Tops & Shorts for Shopping Spree
High street stores have been doing the Crop Tops for over a year and the buyers seem to be in no mood of letting go of the trend. Cute little tops and mom shorts are a match made in heavens. The outfit is a great way to flaunt your curves without making too much of an effort. Crop tops are a great way to show skin without going overboard. With the weather being the most appropriate for this kind of outfit, get your hands on some bohemian style tops to go with your shorts.
↓ 8. Jacket
Team your mom shorts with a jacket for a more laid-back attitude. The outfit can help keep you warm as well as have the style quotient on. A beanie or a pair of converse trainers can help put you on top of the game. Jackets are here to defeat the cold from stealing the shorts from you. Jackets can be worn with both denim and leather shorts.
How stunning is this pair of camouflage Jacket and Shorts? We love how it has been matched with a basic white tank top and Gucci Belt.
↓ 7. For Plus Size Women
Who says shorts are not for Plus Size women? It can be a hassle finding the right outfit when you limit yourself to only Jeans. Bermuda Shorts offer great coverage and can be used to create a cool look. These can be paired with a well-fitting button-down shirt or a basic T-Shirt.
↓ 6. Checked Shirts
One must-have for a cool-girl appearance has to be the plaid shirts that have absolutely no reason to be out of fashion. Checked shirts can be worn over a basic tee, tied around the waist or tucked into the jean shorts. It is one item that has endless ways of being styled. Plaid shirts are synonymous with Texan CowGirl looks that we find tasteful. A plaid shirt can easily be tucked into the mom shorts or tied around the waist as a fashion element. Here are 18 Best Check Shirt Outfit Combinations for Girls in All Seasons.
↓ 5. Off the Shoulders
Though off-the-shoulder tops have been overdone, we could surely give it a try every now and then. The trend popularized during the Summer of 2018 and has since been flying off racks. The cold-shoulder appearance became a hot trend worldwide and translated into numerous apparels. These blouses paired with denim shorts seem like a great combination. They seem to be coming in different styles and can be found as full-length blouses, as well as, crop tops. For people slightly uncomfortable with the idea of strapless sleeves can instead purchase the cold shoulder shirts coming with straps.
↓ 4. Statement Sleeves
The fashion scene has been broadening over the years but every now and then, the fashion gurus seem to be taking a backseat and throwing in elements that were big, years ago. One such item happens to be the sleeves that have been done several ways over the years. A unique and flattering style involves, what is called, the statement sleeves. These come in different shapes like the balloon, bell, and flutters. Statement sleeves on a crop top can be used to create a cute little outfit.
This unique style happens to be a flattering one when paired with basic denim shorts. The sleeves add a great look and do not require much effort. We find it a great pick for a date night or a fun hangout with friends.
↓ 3. Ripped
We have heard of Ripped Jeans and now we bring you ripped mom shorts. When going entirely basic, a distressed Mom Short can be a wardrobe staple. With multiple ways to style it, it happens to be a young girls’ favorite. A simple tank top or a T-Shirt can be great to team with these. Distressed Mom Shorts are easy to find but can also be done at home by following a simple DIY Tutorial.
↓ 2. Colour Splash
Brands, these days, are trying to incorporate colors and quirky designs to shorts. These multi-colored shorts are a great pick to pair with block colors. We love the modern spell that has been cast on something as basic as mom shorts.
This black, off-the-shoulder top offers a minimal look to allow the colorful shorts to do the talking.
↓ 1. Traveling Outfit with Mom Shorts
One of 2018’s biggest trend happened to be the frills and ruffles that made a comeback and were spotted on anything and everything. We love how it has been kept minimal with this top. Frills and ruffles can add in the perfect element to a basic denim mom short.