Short Stories - L.A. Style - Los Angeles magazine
 
 

Short Stories

She's got legs, she knows how to use 'em, and you'll be seeing a lot of them. This summer the thighs the limit

1

Hot Pants

HOT PANTS

If you dare to wear the "are-you-sure-those-count-as-shorts?" versions, pair them with a loose top to avoid the leotard look.
Asos $35

Hot Pants

A bold choice for a night out
Louis Vuitton

T Straps

Casadei T-strap

 

2

Butterflies

BUTTERFLIES

Dressier than running shorts, they're cut high on the sides to give the illusion of longer legs.
Clover Canyon $125

Butterflies

A sporty, futuristic silhouette
Balenciaga

Matisse booties

Matisse booties

 

3

Short Shorts

SHORT SHORTS

These look demure with a blouse, preppy with a tee, or sultry with a crop top.
Alice + Olivia $176

Short Shorts

A cooler option than the sundress
Dolce & Gabbana

Pierre Hardy platforms

Pierre Hardy platforms

 

4

Skimmers

SKIMMERS

Longer shorts can work for the office with a blazer and heels, then transition into night with a lacy top and chunky shoes.Kate Spade $198

Carven

An easy day-to-evening look
Carven

Giuseppe Zanotti wedges
 

Giuseppe Zanotti wedges

 

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