In the past few years, high-waisted shorts have taken over – almost every girl owns a pair of high waisted shorts or jeans. If you haven’t hopped on the bandwagon, ditch all your mid-rise shorts and make way for high-waisted! Not only do they look better, you can style it in many ways – with a crop top or shirt tucked in, both ways will still look good! Check out our list of the best high-waisted shorts below.
Factorie Printed Paperbag Shorts
Best floral printed high-waisted shorts
For a more feminine look, these high waisted paperbag shorts made out of Viscose from Factorie comes with pretty floral prints. It comes with a waist tie fastening and an elasticized waistband! Fake pockets? Not on these shorts, as they come with 2 front pockets!
TOPSHOP MOTO High Waisted White Mom Shorts
Best white cotton high-waisted shorts
Any slim fit high-waisted mom shorts can do no wrong when paired with a nice top tucked in and comfortable sandals. Cotton shorts are usually the most comfortable to wear, especially for long days. Having said that, a majority of the shorts from Top Shop are made out of cotton, just like this one.
ZALORA Ripped High Waist Shorts
Best ripped high waisted shorts
The classic ripped style shorts is something that will never go out of trend. Even better when it is made from cotton with a high-waist and regular fit, you get to walk about in style AND comfort! Comes with 5 pockets as well so you don’t have to hold your phone everywhere you go.
Mango High Waist Shorts
Best with elastic waistband
High waisted shorts with an elasticized waistband? Yup, you heard it right! We understand the pain of the waistband squeezing your stomach, save yourself the pain by getting these shorts from Mango! While it is regular fit, the sizing runs a size larger so take note if you are keen on purchasing this.
The Fifth Label Riverine Shorts
Best with tie front
Instead of the ordinary denim or cotton shorts with a zipper, why not try out something with a tie front? It isn’t common that for sure, but it doesn’t mean that it won’t look stylish! Red in colour, top it off with a basic tee and you already have a casual go-to look.
WOMEN High Rise Denim Vintage Shorts
Best vintage high waisted shorts
During those casual days when you just want to wear something comfortable and look good at the same time, vintage style denim shorts is the way to go! Tuck in your favourite top and show off your slender legs.
ZALORA Denim High Rise Patch Pocket Denim Shorts
Best cheap denim high waisted shorts
Don’t be deceived by its price, this denim high-waisted shorts from Zalora still has its quality! Instead of the usual pockets front side pockets, these come with patch pockets – just like the ones typically found at the back of most shorts, a bold look for sure! Wear a crop top and go about your day with style.
Abercrombie & Fitch Simone Stretch Shorts
Best stretch high waisted shorts
Although this stretch shorts from A&F is on the higher end in terms of price, it would be worth your buy, especially since you can match it with almost any top! Besides that, it is designed with a frayed hem at the bottom of the shorts, giving it a cute cut-off look.
ZALORA Tailored Shorts
Best black pleated high waisted shorts
Wearing these pleated shorts will give you a more sophisticated look if that’s something that you are going for. On top of that, the waistband is elastic to suit your waist size! It also comes in the colour red, if you want to add more colour to your overall look.
Lace Trim Flare Shorts in Sandshell
Best cream lace high-waisted shorts
Beautifully made with lace trim details at the bottom, Lowela does it right by designing this piece. The zips are sewed at the back instead of the front, which looks better in our opinion. These shorts are relaxed enough to wear since it is designed with a flare cut, instead of tight fitting. Wear them on days when you want to look your best!
TOPSHOP MOTO Heart Stud Kiri Shorts
Best light washed high-waisted shorts
Not a fan of dark colours? A light washed high-waisted denim shorts made from cotton would be your best bet! There are cute heart studs at the front of the shorts too. Being regular fit, sometimes the waist area is a little loose. The belt loops provided comes in handy for situations like this!
Plus Size Velvet Drawstring High-Waist Shorts
Best plus size high-waisted shorts
If you consider yourself plus size and would love to own cool high waisted shorts, then these velvet shorts are something you should add to your closet! Not only does it have wide leg room at the bottom to make it easier for you to walk around, the velvet material is soft, providing maximum comfort. Comes with a cute self-bowtie at the front too!
Lace Up Side High-Waisted Mini Shorts
Best lace-up high waisted shorts
To all the daring and bold, you’ll love these lace-up shorts! What makes it really sexy is the lace-up detail at the sides of the shorts which shows off your legs. Naturally, with these kinds of shorts, it makes you look taller! If you feel confident enough, rock these shorts, and you’ll have all eyes on you.
Mango Faux Leather Shorts
Best leather high waisted shorts
We know not everybody is a fan of faux leather material, but trust us when we say that this is definitely a purchase worth your money. Designed in a paperbag style, it comes with a removable belt, which is convenient if you don’t like wearing belts. There’s not only a zip but also a hook to ensure secure fastening. Got these shorts at the back of your mind yet?
High Waist Distressed Denim Shorts
Best distressed high waisted shorts
With the distressed details at the bottom of the shorts, you can achieve a look that is cool and chic! Best to be worn when the weather is hot outside, or even places like the beach. These shorts definitely scream summer vibes. Pair these shorts with a sleeveless top and you’re good to go!
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