There’s nothing quite as fine as a fresh, crisp pair of shorts to keep things cool and casual on a warm day. Add in a bright and fresh pattern, and that’s a recipe for shorts that will be lived in season after season. Striped shorts, whether they’re in big and bold stripes, or soothing and serene pinstripes, qualify as a look that’s made to be worn. A great pair of walking shorts in cool stripes just has a universal appeal that’s always fresh and attention getting. That’s why these kinds of shorts are just meant to be lived in.
Men will love the big bold stripes of the chino shorts from Ralph Lauren Denim & Supply. These cool, breathable shorts have a laid back style inspired by Baja, and wearing them is like taking an instant beach vacation. The bright patterns on these shorts work in cool contrast to the soft cotton, and the angled pockets. The knee length style gives these men’s shorts a feel that’s as relaxing as can be.
If he’s craving some time in the surf, he’s going to love the fresh look and feel of striped board shorts from Izod. These ultra relaxed shorts feature island graphics as a backdrop to bold stripes that have a definite surfer appeal. These polyester shorts have a drawstring waist and cargo pockets, to add to the relaxed beach feel. Surf’s up!
Women who love the active feel of striped shorts will love the classic looks of color block shorts from Puma. These heathered grey vintage-styled cotton/polyester shorts have an active feel, with striped color blocking on the sides. She can pair these shorts with a coordinating color blocked hoodie top, for a light athletic look that’s irresistible.
When it’s time to freshen up the wardrobe with some very wearable shorts, check out the choices in striped shorts, at Macy’s.