Now that summer is officially here and 80 degree days are quickly becoming a norm, it’s very likely you’re only reaching for a handful of wardrobe staples. We’re talking an easy-breezy maxi dress, lightweight linen blouses, and comfy, cute shorts. But of course, each warm-weather piece comes with its own set of shopping difficulties. For example, petite women may have a harder time finding a floor-grazing frock that doesn’t drag. And the shorts search for curvier figures is likely a long one that requires a lot of trial and error before finding a pair with a good fit.
To help shoppers find the best shorts for curvy figures, we decided to tap two in-the-know fashion influencers for their best tips and tricks they’ve learned over the years, asking them everything from what the shorts have to have (hint: lots of stretch) to the brands they recommend for denim that doesn’t gap at the waist. Read on for their advice and shop their go-to labels.