My “girlfriend” jean shorts have been on serious repeat these past few weeks, and this style in particular needs to be in your closet ASAP. The higher waisted fit makes it a flattering fit for any body type, and the well placed and authentically antiquing give them a lived-in feel that’s to die for. The best part about these shorts? They’re less than $20! I’ve been pleasantly surprised with the recent new finds from Forever21, as the quality and fit are pretty amazing for the price these days. Grab a couple pairs for the summer, because why not?
Given the amazing weather recently, I paired them over the weekend with one of my favorite sports bras ever by Alala, linked below, and it was perfect for an afternoon out at the beach. My favorite Nike wedge sandals were a perfect fit for this outfit as well. Since they’re a discontinued style, I’ve also linked my favorite summer sandals so you can achieve the same look.
Bra: Cross Back Bra, Alala (for 25% off at Carbon38, use code MGRAGG50)
Shorts: Distressed Denim Shorts, Forever21
Shoes: Nike Lunarsandiator Sky Hi Wedge (SOLD OUT), similar here and here
Jacket: Kimono Tricot Jacket, Fenty x Puma
Sunglasses: So Real 48mm Sunglasses, Dior, in Palladium/Crystal (SOLD OUT), similar here and here
Foundation: c/o Giorgio Armani Beauty Luminous Silk Foundation, in Color 4.5
Primer: c/o Hourglass Ambient Light Correcting Primer, in Luminous Light
Blush: c/o Marc Jacobs Air Blush, in Lines and Last Night
Highlighter: c/o Kevin Aucoin The Neo Lime Light Ibiza
Contour: c/o Tom Ford Bronzing Powder, in Terra
Brows: c/o Anastasia Beverly Hills Brow Definer, in Medium Brown
Eyes: c/o Urban Decay Naked Smoky Palette
Lashes: Ardell Wispies, in Black
Lips: Patent Finish Lip Color, Tom Ford in No Vacancy
Makeup c/o Nina @ Sephora Union Street
Photos by Rachel of Rachel Radcliffe Photography
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