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Summer Trend We Love: Scalloped Shorts

By Kim Anne Jun 25, 2012 4:44PM
Scalloped shorts are a great addition to a summer wardrobe. They’re cool, chic and can easily transition from day-to-night.

With just a little more detail, these shorts are great for throwing in your suitcase for a weekend getaway or wearing when out and about on a summer afternoon. 

Here are five that you can wear in a variety of ways, from pairing them with a blazer and tank to wearing them with an oversized tee, starting with these lace embroidered ones from Express. 

You'll be styling in the summer heat in no time. 

 
 
 

 

Photos: Free People, Asos, Topshop, Express, Dillards
  
9Comments
Jun 29, 2012 3:37AM
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Old fashion. Had a pair in the early 50's.
Jun 29, 2012 3:28AM
Jun 29, 2012 3:27AM
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Everything from my youth is back in style....clothing, furniture, music.  My generation rocks!
Jun 29, 2012 12:56AM
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Reinvented "hotpants" from the 70's   Why do the designers try so hard?  Everything is reference!!!!
Jun 28, 2012 10:50PM
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Cute for the right figure 13 and under
Jun 28, 2012 9:32PM
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these are awful no matter what they are paired with
Jun 28, 2012 4:28PM
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Jeez, I had scalloped shorts back in 1968.  They were color blocked - one side of the shorts was blue and the other side was  yellow.  I guess everything comes back in time.
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