Best Jean Shorts for Women: Most Flattering Denim Shorts for Summer

Denim shorts are a summer wardrobe staple. Julia Cherruault for Observer

While summer style trends come and go, denim shorts remain a classic warm weather staple of peak Americana fashion. Shopping for a flattering pair of jeans shorts can be daunting, to say the least, but it’s not impossible, especially when you have a little guidance to help sift through the good, the bad and the very, very ugly.

I thought I found the holy grail of denim shorts while shopping in one of my go-to stores, also known as my mother’s closet, several years ago. In my biased point

Read More

Twitter celebrates men’s dangerously short shorts trend

They’re taking a shortcut.

As the weather is turning warm, men are embracing extra short shorts — and Twitter is loving it.

Last week, “This Is Us” actor Milo Ventimiglia made waves when he flashed his gams while leaving the gym in teeny-weeny pants. His thunder thighs grabbed everyone’s attention — and left fans wanting more.

“no thoughts just milo ventimiglia in his short shorts,” tweeted @gabbyscordo.

The hemlines of men’s shorts have been creeping up for a while now, but the style went viral last summer thanks to TikTok. Partners around the country were delighting as their fellas

Read More

Used soup bowls and worn shorts among the joys of op-shopping

Last week, I did the environment a favour, in addition to rewarding my wardrobe and my conscience. From my local Salvos, I purchased denim cut-off shorts, a pair of ankle socks and a stack of black, ceramic soup bowls for under $25 in total.

I did spend an absurdly long time hunting through the racks and shelves to select my purchases, but that’s the joy of op shops – the hunt. I really missed it during the lockdowns.

Op shops are a treasure trove of often good quality, affordable clothing.Credit:iStock

The humble op shop, where you may find

Read More

Amazon Canada’s best casual shorts for women are only $25 and trending

Eat This, Not That!

These States Are Experiencing a Spike in COVID Cases

Over the last month, experts have been warning that despite COVID-19 infections slowing down in most of the country as a result of vaccination, another surge could be on the horizon. This week, their predictions have started to come true. “The variants are playing a part, but it’s not completely the variants,” Dr. Anthony Fauci said on Sunday during an appearance on Face the Nation. He noted that the spike in cases was likely a result of states lifting restrictions—including indoor dining—something he dubbed “premature,” as well

Read More