Wednesday, March 17, 2010

Shorts for Sure & Dick’s Sporting Goods Giveaway!

Time to get short-y, darlings!
First photo: Yves Saint Laurent white leather shorts, featured in W, March 2010. Runway coverage via except where noted.
3.1 Phillip Lim
Adam, via
Alexander Wang
Blugirl, via
Carlos Miele
Carolina Herrera
Charlotte Ronson
Chrisian Siriano, via
Derek Lam
Dries Van Noten
Elie Tahari
Emporio Armani
Jen Kao
Jil Sander
Louise Goldin
Lutz & Patmos
Marc by Marc Jacobs
Matthew Williamson
Organic by John Patrick
Richard Chai
Sachin and Babi
Vena Cava, via

Fendi cargo shorts, at Bergdorf Goodman.
Acne silk tie-dye shorts; this and next eight at
Lover high-waist woven shorts.
Stella McCartney Wysteria-print shorts.
3.1 Phillip Lim silk sequined shorts.
Alice by Temperley Tiger cotton shorts.
Fendi leather zipper-pocket shorts.
Thakoon leather denim-effect shorts.
Marc Jacobs printed crepe silk shorts.
Sonia by Sonia Rykiel silk shorts with bow detail.
Flora paisley lily short, at
Mara Hoffman beaded shorts; this and next six at
T-Bags poplin shorts.
Alice + Olivia pinstripe shorts.
Alexander Wang satin shorts.
Cynthia Rowley Low Res shorts.
Loeffler Randall knotted print silk shorts.
Milly piped floral lame shorts.
Tory Burch Short Short, at
Which is your perfect pair, darling?

You might want to pick up a sporty pair of shorts at Dick’s Sporting Goods! Fabulous news, darlings! CC and Dick’s have a $50.00 Gift Card to give away to one lucky CC reader. Seven Day Contest: To enter, simply leave a relevant comment on this post. And be sure to enter on Twitter to become a member of Dick’s Sporting Goods’ Starting Lineup!
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mom & son said...

This is it! Spring and summer come.
It's time to wear shorts! Yay!

North West London Girl said...

I just don't have the legs for shorts, and rather than inflict them on the world its skirts or dresses for me xx

Amanda said...

love em all!


Laura said...

Great giveaway!! I love Dick's Sporting Goods and shop there often!

xoxo Laura


oooh can't wait for summer, my legs are Gasper ghostly white!

Mami2jcn said...

I'd love to get some new sneakers for spring at Dick's Sporting Goods!

mami2jcn at gmail dot com

stilettolover91 said...

Fabulous shorts!! I can't wait till it gets warmer so I can start wearing mine!! I would love to win this giveaway!!

Inés said...

love short ,great post

Ashley said...

Love! Especially the Alice & Olivia pinstripe ones! Wonder if I could get away with wearing those with tights to work?! hmmm

The Style Revolution said...

Love the short post!

MissNeira said...

So loving the shorts this season, and I love your picks too!

emilia. said...

Love shorts. :) Huzzah!

J-Ezzy said...

Stole my heart:

Carlos Miele
Blugirl, via
Carolina Herrera
Elie Tahari

I love the rest too, just the one's above took my breathe away!

Great post, doll!

I love Dick's Sporting Goods btw!! Thanks for the giveaway opp!

Me haves no twitter = no bueno :(

Katy Mary said...

Fabulous! Can't wait for summer so I can wear some of these!!

Leah said...

I am looking at some high-waisted shorts now and this post gave me the inspiration to buy them ASAP. xoxo

Wanderlusting said...

I want the Blugirl and Wang Satin shorts to be mine. Long enough and drapey. Love it!

I think VS has some good longish silk shorts too (I just bought silk pants from them).

Neat giveaway!

I'm having one too on my blog LATER today (like this afternoon), it's for for a chance to win their home decor, you should drop by!!!


Julia, the Thanksgiving Girl said...

Now that I have the legs I'm proud to show off I can't get enough of wearing short shorts whenever presented with an opportunity! So I LOVE this post! :)

Tianna said...

I'm totally loving the orange Fendi shorts! So So hot!! :)

janettaylor said...

Gorgeous shorts!

Jaime @ La vie...J'aime said...

Yay for shorts- I love all the brights and fun patterns. :)

Dagny @ Beautiful Living said...

The Cristian Siriano shorts are amazing!!!

Erika said...

Ooh, LOVE ADAM Blugirl, Derek Lam, and Jil Sander. I am obsessed with tailored shorts!! :)

caroline @ patagonia gifts said...

oh I love, love, love shorts. all of them! I'm lusting those Jill Sanders... amazing post, darling CC! xo

Alicia said...

yay i can't wait to wear shorts!

B a la Moda said...

I got some shorts the other day but I feel like getting more now that the weather is getting better.

B* a la Moda

juicy j said...

you find the best looks.
i am INLOVE with all of these.
theyre so buy any of them.<3

nookie said...

now we just need to wait for summer:)

chaoskontrolowany said...

Awesome shorts;))


I have been dying to wear them!

Make Do Style said...

Love shorts - note to self go out running and makes legs look good!

Kristin said...

I see linen shorts in my future!

Sam said...

veryy pretty(: i love the Fendi cargo shorts!! i can't wait till it gets warmer so i can start wearing shorts again!

Martwa Marta said...

great post! i love wearing shorts and i love these leather ones especially!

6roove said...

great post! I love especially leather shorts :)


Glam Girl said...

I love shorts! I can't wait for the summer to arrivein my country!

Krimly said...

long time since I dont write u!!

I love shorts so much! Actually, I need to go shopping and buy some news! I always do that every season ;P


VMcreation-fashion-studio-atelier said...

The are all SO cute!!!And SO different...
I wil to make my choice,but it was not easy,my dear Carrie!!!-)*

Thank you very much for share these,
you gives alltime amazing nice selections,many prints,colors and really great feelings by!-)*

With love from Violetta***

Mary Jo from TrustYourStyle said...

I am so in the mood for shorts right now, the question is which ones?? I love the hot pink, the silver, and the washed denim to hunt them down!

xo Mary Jo


I think I'm going to buy a few pairs of shorts for summer. Love the choices you've give us! Love the lilac ones!!

Jen said...

i am so in love with the paper bag waist shorts! :) i need a pair just like those but maybe in khaki.

and oooh this is an awesome giveaway! i love their work out clothes and especially their soffee shorts :)
crossing my fingers!

clarewbrown said...

I love shorts, but I don't think my legs look very good in them.

Sheri said...

Awesome giveaway and great shorts to showcase! :)

La Feem said...

Hottness abounding!! I've been on the hunt for amazing shorts, these looks are so in my plan!

trishie said...

Leather shorts?! Ooooooooo, that's pretty fancy.

Belle Vie said...

I'm anxiously awaiting short weather! Your picks are lovely!
Happy St Patrick's Day, darling ~
xoxo, B

Le Sigh of a Fashionista said...

Ahhhh shorts!! Can you believe it is almost that time of year?!!?

E said...

Nobody does shorts like A Wang...

Draffin Bears said...

Lovely shorts, Carrie.
We will soon be putting ours away, it is getting cooler over here.


anthy said...

I think I like the patchwork shorts in the very last picture the best - with the different materials and the pockets.

Thank you very much for the giveaway!

anthy_stl [ATT] yahoo [DOTT] com

Keri said...

The ADAM shorts are so simply beautiful. They look so comfortable and I am enamored with the color. Xx

xs said...

finally, it's shorts weather! hurrah!

Romany said...

Loooove the shorts and stripey shirt combination! It's classic, so chic.

HiFashion said...

I love shorts. I definitely want to wear more of them this summer. I'm especially loving the more tailored ones!

Terence Sambo said...

Oh i love d modern shorts silhouette, all d draping and pleats, gives me oxygen.....

Christen said...

I am definitely loving the selection of shorts available this season. I am particularly fond of the longer, slouchier pairs!

Raquel said...

I love shorts, perfect for summer, wear them all the time to the beach!

Jim @ said...

Definitely feeling more like shorts weather around here!

vint junky said...

Gorgeous selection of shorts!
I adore them

SoaneHonor said...

Wow, these shorts are FABULOUS! Really make me to want to buy some pair of good new shorts myself. Amazing selection you made. Thanks so much for your comment, means a lot to me. :)




i adored the lover shorts so much, i had to go and do a post all about it!

thanks for the 'couture for less' inspiration, cc! :)


Susan said...

that first photo is stunning!
have a sweet day, darling Carrie.

Nubia said...

Love all these styles.. yay Spring!! so happy

Shay said...

very classy and interesting shorts selection!!

Mimi said...

Loving all these shorts so! Can't wait to break mine out and wear them this spring.

Intrinsically Florrie said...

I do love shorts and this season there really seem to be some fabulous ones about! The 'Alexander Wang satin shorts' are absolutely beautiful.

Florrie x

IZY said...

I love them!!

PowerSweepstaking said...

indeed, can't wait for summer short season, love my wife in shorts as opposed to jeans, hides her killer legs