How to wear knee length shorts

When we talk about shorts outfits, we mostly refer to mini shorts and most likely denim shorts. Today I’m going to talk about the knee length shorts instead. You may think they are just a little longer than the mini shorts. What difference does that make? In fact, most knee length shorts are slim fitting, making the length and cut very different from the mini shorts most people used to wear. This means that they can be handled and designed very differently. Now let me show you the best knee length shorts outfit ideas that I have collected.

Gray and white striped t-shirt with knee-length denim shorts


Basically, you can treat the knee-length denim shorts as jeans. Wear it with a gray and white striped t-shirt for a casual look. A key difference would be that the white sneakers are the best shoes for jeans. Now with the knee length shorts, boho style black sandals make the outfit look better.

Black knee length shorts with white peplum

black knee length shorts white peplum top

When it comes to knee length shorts, there’s no question that denim shorts are the most popular, but chinos aren’t shabby either. For example, you can create an elegant look more easily with these black knee-length shorts. Just combine them with a white peplum and a green cardigan. Add a pair of black strappy sandals to the equation.

White chiffon blouse with knee length pink shorts

white chiffon blouse pink knee length shorts

Here is a creative and colorful look. The relatively formal white chiffon blouse and shocking pink knee-length shorts create an intense and interesting contrast. The shocking pink sneakers add extra energy to the outfit.

Black shorts with royal blue blazer

black shorts royal blue blazer

If you work in the creative industry, this is a stylish and creative outfit that you could probably wear to the office. For the top, wear a blue and white striped t-shirt with a blue blazer. For bottom wear black knee length shorts and pink heels for a feminine touch.

White and gray check boyfriend shirt with denim shorts

white and gray plaid boyfriend shirt jean shorts

For a super casual outfit that’s perfect for an outdoor hangout, pair a gray and white checked boyfriend shirt with knee-length denim shorts. Combine them with green gladiator sandals and a green leather handbag.

White turtleneck with black knee-length shorts

white turtleneck black knee length shorts

This is a dark and cool outfit that is usually built around a black leather jacket instead of the black knee length shorts. This version seems to look just as good. You can easily combine the shorts with a white turtleneck. Pair them with black leather boots and a black leather handbag for a stylish touch.

Wear it with a checked blouse and a long tweed coat

plaid blouse long tweed coat

For a super chic look, you can wear a plaid blouse with a long gray tweed jacket as a top. Pair them with black knee length shorts and yellow ankle strap sandals. To look even more stylish, pull the jacket over your shoulders. If you like this kind of style, we actually have a blog post on how to pull a jacket over your shoulders. You might want to check that out.

Broken knee length denim shorts with a black tank top

Ripped knee length denim shorts black tank top

Here’s a really simple outfit. For those of you who have kept yourself in good shape, this may be all you need to look your best. Just wear a black vest top with ripped jean shorts. Wear a black ankle strap open toe and some stylish accessories to complete your outfit in style.

Blue and white vertical striped boyfriend shirt with black shorts

Blue and White Vertical Striped Boyfriend Shirt

Here is another casual and relaxed outfit with a boyfriend shirt. In fact, this is a great tip for you that tells you to take all the boyfriend shirts that you have in your closet and try to pair them with knee length shorts. You may be surprised with the result. Going back to this outfit, you can simply wear a blue and white striped boyfriend shirt with black knee length shorts and gray ballet flats to achieve this casual and beautiful look.

Light blue boyfriend shirt with black shorts

light blue boyfriend shirt black shorts

Sometimes it’s fun to dress up like a boy to give a little surprise to your friends who see you wearing ladylike outfits. For example, wear a white t-shirt with a light blue boyfriend shirt as a top. Wear black knee length shorts with brown buttock sandals for a stylish and easy look.

Gray and white cropped halter top with knee length denim shorts

gray and white halterneck jean shorts

Here is a youthful and demure sexy outfit that will catch people’s attention. Wear a gray and white striped halterneck top with knee length denim shorts and white sneakers. As simple as this outfit looks, the pieces work so well together and the result is so attractive.

Denim shorts with white t-shirt and black blazer

Denim shorts white t-shirt black blazer

This is a super chic outfit that looks just amazing. However, it is surprisingly not that difficult to gain acceptance. To achieve this look, wear a white t-shirt with a black blazer for the top. Wear knee-length denim shorts with boho-style green sandals to cover your butt. Wear the straw hat to add an elegant touch to the overall look.

Blue sleeveless polka dot shirt with knee length denim shorts

blue sleeveless polka dot shirt knee length jean shorts

For a feminine and stylish look, you can wear a blue polka dot chiffon sleeveless shirt and denim shorts. What is very interesting is that the white slippers go perfectly with the rest of the outfit.

Cropped t-shirt with high-waisted white shorts

short t-shirt white high waist shorts

For a gorgeous all white look, you can simply wear a white cropped t-shirt with white high waisted knee length shorts. Either white loafers or white sneakers go well with this outfit. Don’t forget to wear a black belt to add a bit of style to the look.

Wear it with a white chiffon blouse and a light gray blazer

light gray blazer with white chiffon blouse

You can actually wear black knee length shorts to the office and look good and appropriate. To do this, design the shorts as if you were styling a pencil skirt. For example, you can wear the shorts with a white chiffon blouse and a light gray blazer. Wear black heels to complete this beautiful and unique work outfit.

I hope you enjoy the knee length shorts outfit ideas I just shared with you. In addition to the mini shorts and pants you used to wear, you now have another weapon in your outfit game.

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