How To Style Cycling Shorts

How To Style Cycling Shorts

It’s June and the weather’s finally heating up! After the longest winter EVER it’s time to switch to your summer wardrobe, and we can’t wait to dig out our cycling shorts! These were our go-to staple last summer, we lived in them! Comfort is key post-lockdown, so get yourself a pair and give into the hype!

In case its been so long since you last wore cycling shorts you’ve forgotten how, we’ve rounded up some styling inspo from our fave gals on the ‘Gram. It’s officially cycling shorts szn, babe!

Shop Cycling Shorts here!

Wear With: Oversized Shirt

This look from @_rebeccajackson combines all of our key summer staples! Cycling shorts, a racer neck vest and an oversized shirt, plus some Velcro grandad sandals – a match made in heaven! This ‘fit is super simple but Rebecca looks so cool, we are OBSESSED! Catch us recreating this look ASAP.

Wear With: Denim Jacket

@oliviacrompton’s all white look paired with a denim jacket and bandana head scarf is too cute! It's giving us picnic vibes and is so simple again, just combining key summer wardrobe staples. Denim jackets and cycling shorts go hand in hand in the summer months, and Olivia proves just how super cute they can look.

Wear With: Trench Coat

We’re obv’ gonna get some rainy days this summer thanks to the gorge British weather. But its still gonna be warm enough for cycling shorts! Keep dry by pairing with our fave spring staple this year: the trench coat. @anettaberi_ is our inspo for this fit – pairing her trench and cycling shorts with an oversized hoodie and knee high boots. Plus a hat for extra protection from the rain! Super stylish.

Wear With: Oversized T-Shirt

You know we love an oversized T-shirt, and with cycling shorts this was our go-to 'fit last summer! Why change something that works? This is a maximum comfort ‘fit and it just looks soo cool. But don’t just take it from us - @ellieegar has the proof!

Wear With: Heels

You can def’ dress cycling shorts up for a night out, too! Throw them on with a pair of strappy heels and an oversized shirt like @jademcpike in this sage green look. We are really feeling this "your boyfriend’s shirt with heels" vibe for drinks with the girls or a date night, it’s v. Sex and the City. Obsessed!

Wear With: Oversized Sweatshirt

Cycling shorts and an oversized sweatshirt is another super comfy ‘fit that’s perfect for your daily chores, like running the supermarket or walking the dog. Our inspo for this look comes from @nellarosee and of course, Princess Diana! It's the perfect 'fit for any cool, windy weather we might get.


It’s officially cycling shorts szn babe! Get them out of storage or buy your first pair (or more colours) now ‘cos trust us – these will be all over the ‘Gram again this summer! You owe it to yourself to dress comfy in the heat, and cycling shorts are def’ the summer alternative to joggers!

Shop Cycling Shorts here and keep your eye on New In for more pieces to style them with! Don't forget to check out our blog too for more styling inspo, like How To Style A Denim Jacket and How To Style Tailoring For Summer.

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