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25 Patterned Shorts for a Unique Twist in Your Summer Wardrobe ...

By Teresa

Patterned shorts are one of the biggest trends of every summer. If you're looking to get in on the trend but don't know where to start, this list is sure to provide you with a ton of inspiration!

1 Spring Colors

Spring ColorsSource: A Southern Drawl
If you're looking for bright shorts this spring, this is the perfect pattern!

2 Black and Aqua

Black and AquaThe aqua-mint accent color of these patterned shorts is only accentuated by the matching shirt!

3 Coral Vibes

Coral VibesSource: Made In L.A.: The Best
If you're someone who loves coral and aqua in the summer, it doesn't get much better than these shorts!

4 Modern Print

Modern PrintSource: Get Out of Town Shorts
Usually, patterned shorts follow a more tribal or aztec theme rather than a modern or geometric pattern like these, which is why I think they're so pretty!

5 Boho Look

Boho LookSource: Summer trends 2014 - Myfriendshop
It could be hard to find a top that goes with these shorts because they're so busy, but she rocked it with this simple but adorable tunic!

6 Muted Colors

Muted ColorsSource: City Gym Shorts for All
Not a girl who loves bright colors, even in the summer? These shorts are perfect for you!

7 Pink Floral

Pink FloralSource: Summer fashion 2014 - Myfriendshop
It's not often that a pair of shorts can be worn to a special occasion, but these definitely can be dressed up or down!

8 Seahorse Print

Seahorse PrintSource: Welcome -
This pair of shorts is for all of my beach girls out there! Isn't this seahorse print adorable?

9 Blue and White Print

Blue and White PrintSource:
I could definitely see these blue and white shorts becoming a staple in my summer wardrobe.

10 Blue Paisley

Blue PaisleySource: Blue Elastic Waist Totem Print
At first glance, these shorts seems like they're just a pair of blue, paisley shorts, but the pom-poms add such a chic touch to the look.

11 Patterned Shorts with a Matching Top

Patterned Shorts with a Matching TopSource: Look Sexy with Lingerie-Inspired Fashion
Patterned shorts are infinitely better in my book when they come with a matching top.

14 Darker Shorts

Darker ShortsSource: 40 Ways to Wear Short-Shorts
These shorts are great if you love navy blue!

13 Billowy Patterned Shorts

Billowy Patterned ShortsSource: Cute Patterned Pom Pom Shorts
Don't these shorts look so comfortable? And they still look chic because the print adds a little touch of drama!

14 Red, White and Blue

Red, White and BlueSource: Geo Print - The Style
Wouldn't these shorts be perfect for your most stylish 4th of July yet?

15 Green Pattern

Green PatternSource: Classy Girls Wear Pearls: East
Not only are these green shorts gorgeous, but the scalloped edge adds a beautiful touch!

16 Black, White and Pom-Poms

Black, White and Pom-PomsSource: Cute roxy tee and black
My mind is running with all of the different outfit possibilities for these shorts!

17 Mint and Pom-Poms

Mint and Pom-PomsSource: Pom Pom Shorts - Mint
Mint green is one of the biggest colors this summer, and these shorts are a great way to wear it!

18 Aqua Watercolor

Aqua WatercolorSource: Women's Bottoms | Women's
I'm convinced that these shorts look like a beautiful, watercolor painting. Why not wear your art?

19 Tassels

TasselsSource: Casual wear | New arrivals
Some people worry that patterned shorts look too much like pajama pants, but with these tassels, that will never be a concern again!

20 Nude Outfit

Nude OutfitSource: Mollie King reminds fans she
An entirely nude outfit could seem a little boring, but when you throw patterned shorts in there, the entire outfit is updated!

21 Geometric Shorts

Geometric ShortsSource:
I love the navy base of this geometric print with the neons thrown in.

22 Your Perfect Cover up

Your Perfect Cover upSource: Wonderful DIY Crochet Beach Lace
If you're not a girl who likes to wear dress cover ups, these shorts are so pretty and perfect for you.

23 Funky Chevron

Funky ChevronSource:
I love the colors in this chevron print.

24 Add a Colorful Cardigan

Add a Colorful CardiganSource: 20 Style Tips On How
Isn't it amazing how versatile a pair of patterned shorts can be? I love this colorful cardigan addition!

25 Colorful Pom-Poms

Colorful Pom-PomsSource:
Sure, the pattern is gorgeous, but I think the mint trim is the real scene-stealer of these shorts!

Did you get any ideas for your own summer wardrobe from this list? Let me know in the comments!

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