I get a “Look of the Day” e-mail every day from InStyle.com — each has five photos of well-dressed celebrities, with one chosen as the best look of the day.
Yesterday, the main photo was this:
OK. The jacket/top/necklace/bracelet combo is very cute, and she does have fabulous legs. I don’t love the shoes, but I can deal with them. But WTF is going on with those shorts? I can not be the only person who thinks they look like a diaper.
Then, I was looking at JCrew.com today and saw this great jacket/blazer I want to get when I get a job:
I was focused on the upper half… but then I noticed the shorts. Diaper again. I am not really sure what is going on, but I’m not a fan. It’s not like there aren’t other, cuter shorts available (on the same site, no less). For example:
So, the moral of this story is: If you want to show off your amazing legs — or it is just too hot to wear jeans — stay away from short-shorts with a baggy crotch and fitted legs. Unless you are 2 years old or need them to cover your Depends.