Thick thighs are very on-trend right now and that's not changing anytime soon. So, this is the best time to be on the market for shorts that flatter yourcurvy legs. There are loads of really good jeans styles available right now that are either made specifically for acurvy figureor are styles that unintentionally work really well.
Wide leg shorts, Bermuda shorts, mom shorts, bike shorts, and jersey shorts are all great options that fit well but also look really good on. And, fashion girls are all over these styles right now.
Thanks to opaque tights, oversized sweaters, and cool bomber jackets, there's no reason why you can't wear shorts well into the fall. It's a bold fashion statement but the daring choice is often the right one. These styles are the best shorts for thick thighs - and they don’t even that skip the dreaded waist gap.
Topshop Pleated Bermuda Shorts
$80 at time of publication
A pair of delightful Bermuda shorts made for European vacations, yachting, and any work meeting. The waist detail and classy color solidify them as a statement piece. Pair these shorts with a bodysuit and mules in the summer, or black opaque tights, black ankle boots, casual top and trench coat in the fall.
$94 at time of publication
There's so much to love about knee-length shorts, especially when they're from Good American a brand dedicated to flattering curves. These shorts are stretchy, high rise, and provide a slimming silhouette, and all without too much room in the waist. The frayed hem and the distressed back pocket add edgy touches to the otherwise classic design.
$50 at time of publication
Pearl accent buttons, an elastic waist with tie front, and soft modal fabric, these shorts from Mango are the epitome of chic style. They're also super affordable which makes them even more of a no-brainer. Style them with a brown faux fur vest, long sleeve bodysuit, opaque tights, and Chelsea boots for a chic fall look. Or, pair them with a loose fit blouse tank and mule sandals in the summer.
Hepburn Shorts High Rise Wide Leg
$48 at time of publication
This ultra-distressed wide-leg denim option is perfect for a casual outfit. The design features distressed details, destroyed hem, hole patches on the back pockets and a baggy silhouette. These will be your favorite item of clothing for Saturday trips to the Farmer's Market and hanging with friends. Style them with an oversized sweater and knee-high boots or a simple loose fit tee and strappy sandals.
Charcoal Mesh Bike Shorts
$22 at time of publication
Biker shorts are totally on-trend right now, and I for one am very excited to have permission to wear my loungewear out on the town. Celebrity trendsetters like Kim Kardashian are sporting them with monochromatic bombers and knee-high boots. Sky's the limit stying them and no matter what you come up with, you know it'll be a look that hugs your curves.
Faithfull the Brand Ondine Shorts
$149 at time of publication
Faithfull the Brand is a bohemian design house known for delivering pieces with stunning prints and detailed designs. Let the Ondine shorts bring out your inner French girl as you don the elegant floral pattern. Team them with their matching floral top and some understated loafers to complete the ensemble.
Black Faux Leather Crocodile Belt Shorts
$60 at time of publication
An affordable go-to option for dressy occasions and nights out with the girls. The crocodile print feels incredibly edgy, so the only way to style these shorts is by going big or going home. Pair them with a sheer bodysuit and chunky gold jewelry, then take yourself and that trendy outfit out for drinks.
Vero Moda High Waist Denim Mom Short
$28 at time of publication
Anytime I see a rolled hem I'm instantly transported back to the 90s. This super cheap option from Vera Moda cinches at the waist and flairs through the thigh - such a design is beginning for a space in your summer wardrobe. Team these shorts with floral tank and sandals during warm weather months, or with a slouchy cowl sweater and boots when the weather turns brisk.
Black Co Ord Jersey Shorts
$25 at time of publication
This co ord jersey set screams comfort yet still it's very relevant to the current athleisurewear trend. Bike shorts, athletic leggings, jersey-knit pieces are all very on-trend right now. Short of just wearing your pajamas as an outfit - a trendcelebs were rocking this year- this is the next best thing. Pair this comfortable option with its matching top and some sneakers for an easy warm-weather look. Or, team it with a knit sweater and snakeskin boots for an edgy look.
Ruffled Lyocell Shorts
$59 at time of publication
& Other Stories is one of the hottest brands right now. Their Paris design house crafts some of the most ethereal clothing items you've ever seen. So, when looking for a pair of romantic curve-friendly shorts this option easily made the list. Their whimsical design features a pink splatter pattern that's seriously pretty. The elastic band stops waist-gap in its tracks and the ruffled trim is seriously pretty.
Curvy High-Waisted Short Shorts
$55 at time of publication
American Eagle has come a long way and so has their denim collection. Their jeggings fit like a glove, hugging your thighs in total admiration. This may sound uncomfortable, but it's quite the opposite. The main reason its tough to find good denim is that it often never fits in the right places.
These shorts, and frankly all of their curvy denim follow every twist and turn of your body with precise detail. And, they're pretty inexpensive, so it'd be easy for you to toss out your old ill-fitting pieces for these.