Cycling shorts have been spring/summer 2019’s most surprising yet prevalent trend. The divisive piece of clothing was seen at the SS19 collections, with Chanel, Fendi and Prada offering plenty of iterations of the athletic 1990s trend. Thanks to Instagram and the rise of the Instagram influencer, cycling shorts have been spotted off the catwalk too, with plenty of street-style stars bringing back the trend. In this gallery we take you through some of the best ways to wear cycling shorts for summer 2019. Whether you’re comfortable wearing cycling shorts with a cropped top or wish to style them with oversized blazers and sneakers, there is a look to suit everyone.
Those feeling that cycling shorts could be a little out of their comfort zone might like to see how to style denim city shorts or paper bag shorts for a cool, sophisticated twist on this season’s shorts trend. Take a look at how the street-style set wear shorts here.