For those of you who only wear denim shorts, you might want to add some variety to your outfit just for fun. Today I’m going to talk about how to wear cotton shorts to make you look extra refreshing and cute. These shorts are mainly mini shorts, which means they make you look extra tall and slim. They are actually very easy to style. You can basically treat them like your denim mini shorts. However, to make the styling part even easier for you, I have compiled an outfit ideas list that includes some of the best cotton shorts outfit ideas. Let’s look at them now.
White graphic cropped tee with gray cotton shorts
Let me start this list of breezy and cozy outfit ideas with a little surprise by showing you a demure, sexy outfit. To create this attractive youthful look, you can wear a white cropped graphic t-shirt with a pair of gray cotton mini shorts. Wear a pair of white sandals to complete the outfit for an extra sleek and refreshing look.
Black tank top with tribal print cardigan and gray cotton mini shorts
This is a very interesting casual outfit with some tribal style. To create this look, you can wear a black tank top with a tribal print sweater jacket layered over it. Pair it with a pair of gray mini cotton shorts. Wear a pair of white and black tribal slide sandals to complete the outfit.
Black V-neck sweater and mini cotton shorts with tribal print
To achieve this almost all-black cool look, start at the top with the loose-fit V-neck black knit sweater. Team it with black and blue tribal cotton mini shorts. For the rest of the look, you can wear a pair of black strappy sandals and a black leather handbag to make the outfit even more chic.
Gray relaxed fit t-shirt with matching cotton mini shorts
Here is a very casual street outfit that is perfect for a casual hangout. For a top, wear a light gray relaxed-fit t-shirt. Pair it with dark gray cotton mini shorts for a casual and breezy look. For shoes, either white sneakers or white sandals would work very well.
Blue and white striped long sleeve button down shirt and mini cotton shorts
To look refreshing and approachable, using the color combination of blue and white is usually a very good idea. To apply this to your outfit, you can wear a sky blue and white vertical striped button down shirt and a pair of white cotton mini shorts. Pair them with silver sandals to add a sophisticated, shiny touch to the look.
Black and white striped t-shirt with high-rise mini shorts
This is quite a casual and artistic black and white look that is quite easy to pull off. For a top, wear a black and white striped short-sleeved t-shirt. Pair it with black mini cotton shorts. Simply wear a pair of black slide sandals with the shoes to round off the outfit in a casual way.
Pale pink cardigan worn with a white t-shirt and black floral cotton shorts
To form this ladylike tribal style outfit, let’s start by building up some beautiful layers. For a top, wear a white t-shirt with a pink cardigan. Pair them with black and pink floral cotton mini shorts to look colorful and fun. Wear nude sandals to complete the outfit.
Striped t-shirt with white mini cotton shorts and black slide sandals
This is another very simple and casual looking street outfit that wears well for casual hangouts. For a top, wear a black and white striped short-sleeved t-shirt. Combine it with white mini shorts. Wear a pair of black sandals with the shoes to complete the outfit.
Light yellow tank top with blush cardigan and heather gray mini shorts
To look refreshing and ladylike, combining some pink with some light yellow often gives good results. For example, you can wear a pale pink chiffon tank top with a soft pink cardigan. Combine them with a pair of heather gray mini sweat shorts. Wear a pair of white low-top sneakers with the shoes to add a youthful touch to the look.
White off the shoulder blouse with light blue knee length long cotton shorts
To create this understated, sexy and refreshing look, you can wear a white off the shoulder long sleeve relaxed fit blouse as a top. Team it with a pair of sky blue knee length cotton shorts. For the rest of the outfit, wear a pair of pale pink strappy shoes and a white canvas handbag to complete the outfit.
White lace sleeveless top with orange printed flowy shorts
To look slim and cheerful, you should try this outfit. As a top, wear a white, sleeveless, slightly cropped lace top. Pair it with a pair of flowy mini cotton shorts with a black and orange floral print. Wear a pair of light pink sandals with the shoes to complete the outfit.
Gray sweater with black mini shorts with tie belt
To achieve this easy street outfit, you can simply wear a gray loose fitting cropped sweater with black cotton mini sweat shorts. Pair them with black and white high-top Converse to complete the outfit in a youthful and trendy way. You can even swap out the Converse for black and white running shoes to turn it into a jogging outfit.
Light yellow sleeveless chiffon blouse with blue patterned shorts
To create this unique and eye-catching outfit, you can wear a yellow chiffon sleeveless blouse with a pair of blue and white patterned cotton mini shorts. Pair them with brown leather heeled ankle boots and a black felt hat to complete the look.
Here are outfit ideas for cotton shorts that will make you look more refreshing than your typical denim shorts. Both have their own perks and it’s nice to have them both in your outfit play circle.