The Best Shorts by Length, According to Taylor Swift, Beyoncé, & More

If there's one item we can't get through summer without, it's the perfect pair of shorts. Can you imagine stepping outside on a 90° day in skintight pants? No way. And our favourite celebs agree!

While you may already have your go-to pair in your drawer, a new selection never hurt anyone. That's why we rounded up our favourite styles of the moment—inspired by A-listers.

Keep scrolling to check out the styles Reese Witherspoon, Gigi Hadid, Vanessa Hudgens, and more adore and shop some of the best shorts of the season.




Vanessa Hudgens

On Hudgens: Native Youth Space Dyed Crop Top ($40) in Grey; Kenneth Cole Prince Street Leather Fringe Sling Bag ($298); Wildfox Dakota Sunglasses ($189) in Brown Gradient; Castañer Carina espadrilles; Hermès belt.


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Gigi Hadid

On Hadid: Junk Food Clothing tee; Tularosa Griffin jacket; Lovers + Friends shorts; Zadig & Voltaire bag; Sicky CS X S10 Sunglasses ($219); Tkees Highlighters Flip Flops ($50).


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Chrissy Teigen

On Teigen: Bella Dahl denim shirt; One Teaspoon shorts. 

Short Shorts


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Cara Delevingne

On Delevingne: Nicholas Kirkwood pumps.


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On Knowles: Cushnie et Ochs Cut-Out Knit Jersey Top ($264); Dsquared2 Agnes Leather Shorts in Fuchsia ($790); Manolo Blahnik Nappa Leather Point toe Pumps ($277) in Neon Pink; Givenchy bag. 


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Taylor Swift

On Swift: Alice and Olivia Embroidered Lace Shorts ($297); Charlotte Olympia bag; Irene Neuwirth necklace.

Mid-Thigh Shorts


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Reese Witherspoon

On Witherspoon: Draper James Bristol Shorts ($125) in Navy Placed Magnolia; Vans True White Classic Slip-On Sneakers ($86).




Marion Cotillard

Totême Tanzania Pinstriped Shorts ($340)

Mango Linen High-Waist Shorts ($30)

What's your favourite style of shorts? Let us know in the comments below!