Sometimes, denim shorts just aren’t the move—in the same ways that jeans might not be. On your period? Elastic waistband, please. Going to get too sweaty? Linen to the rescue. Just want to be comfy? Pull-on shorts are a true friend. While we do love a trusty pair of denim shorts and believe that everyone should have a pair that fits well and makes them feel good, there are a million reasons to opt for a different pair of bottoms. Simply put, it’s crucial to have other summer shorts options on hand.
From neutral and tailored twill shorts to belted and bold printed styles, we are sharing the best of the best shorts for summer that aren’t denim: