It's hard to think of one piece of everyday clothing more casual than a pair of shorts (barring your bathrobe, of course), which is why you only seem to wear shorts when you're really slumming it. Sure, shorts might be your go-to when it comes to cleaning out your garage or playing catch with your pup, but the most "styling" that goes into your shorts game seems to be making sure that the accompanying T-shirt is clean. It doesn't have to be that way.
In our opinion, shorts are one of the most flattering, fashion-forward, and — yes — practical pieces in your summer wardrobe and can come across as more sophisticated than schlubby. Need proof? We've highlighted 10 shorts styles we're loving this season and shared the styling tips that'll make your legs sing.