Headed out for a hike? You probably reach for your cutoffs. Moving day? Cutoffs, obviously. A quick walk around the block so Fluffy can stretch his paws? Cutoffs, we meet again! But if looking sharp and fashion-forward is on the menu, it's rare that your mind springs first to your trusty jorts.
But why not? It's hard to look bad in a pair of jean shorts, and they have an awesome ability to imbue your outfit with an ease that can't even be bought at an Isabel Marant outpost. Not to mention, they're flattering, they're versatile, and it's likely you've already got a pair…all you need are these eight tips to putting together an outfit that'll be part Jane Birkin, part Catherine Bach, but all awesome.