9 Pairs of Tailored Shorts You’ll Love

A cute pair of tailored shorts — and we’re not talking denim — pull double duty. Not only do they help you beat the heat, but they also kick up the style factor on your summer looks. Try a pair in a trendy print (think: stripes or ikat) or with sophisticated details (think: leather trim or belted).

Another plus? You can easily dress them up or down. By swapping your flat sandals for a heeled pair, your look can go from dressy casual to date night in a matter of minutes.

Check out our top tailored short picks for under $60:

9 Pairs of Tailored Shorts You'll Love

Where to shop: 1. ASOS High-Waisted Shorts in Bold Stripe, $50.91, asos.com | 2. Thompson Shorts, $49.50, madewell.com | 3. Factory Oxford Chino Shorts, $21, jcrew.com   | 4. ASOS Belted Shorts With Turn Up, $37.33, asos.com  | 5. ASTR High-Waisted Print Shorts, $52, nordstrom.com | 6. T by Alexander Wang Tailored Shorts: $58.50, saksfifthavenue.com | 7. Ikat Shorts, $78, anthropologie.com | 8. Black Longline Shorts, $64, topshop.com | 9Faux Leather Trimmed Shorts, $15.80, forever21.com

Keep it stylish,

Andrea, S&P Founder and Editor

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What to Wear… Summer Wedding

When getting dressed for a wedding — especially in the summertime — remember that you have sooooo many more options than a basic LBD or some other dark colored dress. From bold brights to pretty pastels to chic neutrals, think outside the box when putting your look together. As long as you’re not wearing all-white (off-white in moderation is OK — think: color-blocking) or the colors of the wedding party, just about anything goes.

Here’s an uber-feminine look that’s front row-worthy at some summertime nuptials that’s sure to score you best dressed wedding guest honors:

What to Wear to a Wedding

Where to Shop: 1. Maximum Opacity Dress, $84.99, modcloth.com | 2. Le Club Metallic Clutch, $49.99, ninewest.com | 3. Hive & Honey Two-Tone Hexagon Cuff Bracelet, $28, piperlime.com | 4. Chunky Link Earring, $11.88, asos.com | 5Sam Edelman ‘Allie’ Sandal, $87.07, nordstrom.com

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