This story was originally published on June 10.
While jeans are a great go-to staple, the last thing a gal wants to wear on a sticky summer day is a pair of heavy pants. Still, there's no need to give up denim all together. Instead, swap out your long-legged numbers with one of these 19 pairs of cool shorts. These picks are so good, we have a feeling even the shorts-averse will want to show a little leg this season.Want even more R29? Get the latest news, tips, and can't-resist stories delivered straight to your newsfeed, in real time. Like us on Facebook — we'll see you there!