Short trousers or shorts are protective piece of garment worn in warm weather for comfort of skin. Shorts cover the upper parts of legs. Some shorts also extend till knee. By 20th century beginning, shortswere considered as ideal wear only for the young boys however; by late 20th shorts became common wearable cloth for both genders. Shorts are a part of casual wear. Though they come till knee length but these are usually not liked if worn in offices.
Just like the styles of jeans, the short trousers also have varied styles; the most popular of those are as follows:
- Running Shorts
The length of running shorts is till upper thigh. As the name goes, the running shorts are quiet common in sports activities such as running. The short length of running shorts allow the free movement of legs which is not possible by wearing tight skinned leggings or lose one piece jumpsuits.
- Denim Shorts
Just like denim jeans, the denim shorts have also successfully made their entry in the wardrobe of fashion lovers. Young girls pair the short denim shorts with long length t-shirts and tops and they match the long length chains and bracelets to carry a pep look.
- Cargo Shorts
The multi pocket cargo shorts resembles the cargo pants except for the length. The cargo shorts length is little more than knee length.
The running shorts and cargos are not preferred as official wears however; Bermudas are. Bermudas are paired with a blazer and a tie and are worn in parties and office too
These are a type of shorts which are worn by football players in the football matches.
The name says it all. Cycling shorts are manufactured with a specific purpose. These are worn by cyclist to prevent accidents which otherwise can happen if they wear long or mid length clothes.