Styling Hot (girl) Summer

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3 looks with classic cut off denim shorts. We are all hot girl summer

I thought I would show a variety of ways I like to style up a classic denim cut off short. This pair are my absolute favourite, bought from The Levis Store at Cheshire Oaks a few years ago.


My first tip, being a big bottomed girl is to buy big! These are at least an inch or two bigger than my usual waist, but means they sit low and give a little more coverage.


My first look is a bohemian look, with a New Look kaftan top and some gorgeous rope sandals, bought recently from H&M


Link to Slides (currently on sale to members)


I’m excited to say those are my actual feet on the ‘Worn by you’ section for this product!

In this look I’m aiming for a degree of respectability with the addition of a hat and a neural bodysuit. I’ve replaced my slides with some pearl detail ones from Zara. This is a great holiday look, for a beach bar or a bit of shopping/ lunch out.


Bucket hat by & Other Stories



If you’re not too confident in going all out with the shorts, why not try a cover up or a kaftan?


Something like this River Island chiffon kaftan is really lightweight but can add a bit of reassurance if you’re reticent to get your legs out in full view, or you want a little protection from those rays. Kaftans are always a holiday staple for me, as you can quickly change up your look and not feel underdressed if you grab lunch or want to pop in to a shop.

This look is more of a girl next door vibe, with a French Connection gingham blouse and white Lacoste sneakers. It’s a way to feel more covered up and great for picnics and days out. I would probably pair with a rucksack or straw basket full of goodies.


This French connection top was actually bought from TK Maxx, where they have a great selection of one off pieces from this brand. I prefer to have a good rummage and shop in store, as you never know what you may find!


This is my favourite look, which I’ve opted for today. I’ve chucked over a Victoria’s Secret swimwear coverup for a bit more of an Ibiza/festival vibe and gone for a bright lip. If the sun coming out isn’t worth a party, I don’t know what is!

Suggested materials:
  • Levis shorts   (https://www.levi.com/GB/en_GB/)
  • And Other Stories Hat   (https://www.stories.com/en_gbp/accessories/headwear/hats/product.straw)
  • H&M slides   (Slides https://www2.hm.com/en_gb/productpage.0966061001.html)

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