Style Equation: Kimono + Shorts

Looking for a go-to summer look? This combo is perfect for you, regardless of your personal style.
by Erin Torrejon   |  Mar 24, 2014
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It's finally shorts-weather and we can't wait to start sporting it with all sorts of pieces and looks! But, if you're looking for a trendy, go-to outfit for the summer, you can't go wrong by pairing your latest kimono jacket with your trusty pair of totally cute shorts. This combo screams effortless style, plus it's the perfect recipe for an outfit that will keep you cool throughout the hot months ahead. Not sure how to put together this latest trend with your shorts? Just check out the different ways the five bloggers below chose to wear this fashion combination for a truly stylish fashion #ootd.

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If you're a fan of neutrals and basics, this trend is perfect for you this summer! Give your denim cutoffs and white tank a splash of color with a multi-colored kimono with a relaxed silhouette. Wear this look with booties and sleek accessories for a summer ready look with an edge.

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If your style is more feminine, choose a lace kimono jacket and wear it with your pastel silk shorts. Add some cute wedges and you're ready for a day out with your bffs!

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Going monochromatic with your tank and denim shorts? Break your one-color look with a floral print kimono for a look that will surely get tons of likes!

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This combo is festival-ready! Just wear your high-waist shorts with a long, fringe kimono and then accessorize with a floppy hat and booties, and you're ready to make a splash.

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This combo is date-night-ready too! Just pick a silk, printed kimono over your top and structured shorts. Then, add some lace-up heels and a statement clutch for a look that will definitely impress him.

Which outfit did you like best? Any style equations you want us to feature? Just tweet us @candymagdotcom or leave a comment below! We'd love to hear from you :)

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Erin Torrejon
Former Associate Fashion and Beauty Editor
Resident fashion and beauty girl. I’m a health-nut who devotes cheat days to french fries and other glorious carbs. I live at the beach and I can talk about movies, music,  clothes, and my current beauty obsessions for hours on end. 
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