To achieve an elegant look, whether it is for a cocktail party or just for work, you don’t always need to wear a dress or a skirt. Sometimes, all you need is a pair of dressy shorts that goes along with your elegant top. Usually, I discuss very specific items like denim shorts, sequin dress and leather jackets in my blog posts. But today, I want to do something different and talk about a very broad topic, which is the dressy shorts. You will see all different types of dressy shorts outfit ideas that I have collected for you. Let’s check them out right now.
Blush Pink Sleeveless Chiffon Pleated Top with Black Dressy Shorts
Let me start off this exciting list of outfit ideas with a very elegant and refreshing business casual outfit. To achieve this look, you can wear a blush pink sleeveless pleated chiffon blouse. Pair it with a pair of black dressy shorts. Complete the outfit with pink pointed toe heels and a pink clutch leather bag.
White Halter Chiffon Top with Pink Embroidered Silk Dressy Shorts
To look slightly more eye catching, you may want to choose a pair of dressy shorts with more details. For example, you can wear this pink embroidered dressy silk mini shorts to look feminine and elegant. Pair the shorts with a white chiffon halter sleeveless blouse and pale pink heels to complete the outfit.
Black Button Up Long Sleeve Shirt with Mini Dressy Shorts
Now, for those of you who want to look more poise and stylish, here is an all-black work outfit that you may consider. To achieve this look, simply wear a black long sleeve button up shirt for the top. Pair it with black dressy shorts and a brown narrow brown belt. Wear black ankle strap open toe heels to complete the outfit cleanly and elegantly.
White Dressy Shots with Matching Chiffon Shirt
To achieve an eye catching looking for work, you don’t always have to wear something fancy. A simple and feminine white and pale pink look can make you shine in a low profile and counter intuitive way. To form this outfit, you can simply wear a white chiffon button up shirt with white dressy shorts. Wear pale pink pointed toe heels and a pink leather clutch bag to complete the outfit.
Wear with White Blazer & Pale Pink Lace Top
Here is another outfit that uses the color of white as its primary color, but this time, it is a more aggressive look thanks to the accessories. To form this look, wear a white lace top with a white blazer for the top. Pair them with white dressy shorts, a brown leather clutch bag and white open toe high heels.
White Off The Shoulder Polka Dot Peplum top with Black Dressy Shorts
Let’s make a 180 degree turn and take a look at this lovely and girly business casual work outfit. To form this outfit, wear a white off the shoulder polka dot peplum blouse and pair it with black dressy mini shorts. For the shoes, wear a pair of pink open toe short boots. Wear a black and pink leather clutch bag to look more stylish and smart.
White T Shirt with Black Leopard Print Shorts
This pair of shorts is arguably somewhere between dressy and casual. In details, it is a pair of black and white leopard print shorts. To style the shorts, you can wear them with a white t shirt. Pair them with brown heeled ankle strap sandals and a white and brown leather purse.
White Lace Long Sleeve Blouse with Pink Sequin Mini Shorts
This is a rather form fitting outfit that is especially for those of you who have spent enough effort to getting yourself in a great shape. To achieve this look, you can wear a white long sleeve blouse that comes with some nifty and elegant lace details. Pair the top with pink sequin mini dressy shorts and pale pink heels to complete the outfit.
Black Leather Dressy Shorts with Blazer
For those of you who are going to a company event in which you want to look elegant but not too fancy, here is a low-profile outfit that may help you do just that. To form this look, wear a white scoop neck lace blouse with a black blazer for the top. Pair them with black leather shorts and a pair of black ballet flats.
Blue Chiffon Shirt with Black Mini Shorts
Here is a very minimal business casual work outfit that is much more fun to wear than your typical formal outfits. To achieve this look, wear a sky blue long sleeve button up chiffon shirt for the top. Pair it with black mini dressy pants. Wear a pair of pale pink pointed toe heels and a blush pink leather purse to complete the outfit with a feminine touch.
Wear with Black Three Quarter Sleeve Deep V Neck Blouse
To look poise and mature, here is an all-black outfit that you may want to consider. For the top, wear a black three-quarter sleeve v neck blouse with black mini dressy shorts. For the shoes, wear black open toe strappy heels. Finally, wear a gold and black clutch bag to complete this classy and simple look.
Black Dressy Shorts with Blush Pink Sweater & White Blazer
Here is a refreshing outfit that is also elegant enough to be worn for a formal event. Isn’t it great that you don’t have to wear a long floor length dress to a prom or a formal event when you don’t want to? To achieve this look, simply wear a grey sweater with a white blazer for the top. Pair them with black shorts and pink heels to complete this outfit.
White Puff Sleeve Sweater with Blush Pink Flowy Shorts
This is a very cozy white and pink outfit idea that you can either wear for work or parties. To achieve this approachable look, you can wear a white puff sleeve sweater. Pair it with blush pink patterned mini flowy shorts. Finally, wear pale pink pointed toe heels to complete the outfit.
Denim Shirt with Black High Waisted Dressy Shorts
This is a business casual outfit that tilts heavily towards the casual side. To form this outfit, wear a blue denim button up shirt with a pair of black dressy shorts. Pair them with pale pink open toe heels to complete this simple and youthful outfit.
Yellow Bell Sleeve Chiffon Top with Ivory Ribbon Bow Dressy Shorts
To achieve a more cheerful look, let’s try adding some yellow element to the mix. For example, you can wear a yellow bell sleeve chiffon blouse with a pair of ivory dressy shorts that come with a lovey ribbon bow detail. Wear black slide sandals to add a stylish touch to the look.
I hope you like the dressy shorts outfit ideas that I have just shared with you. For those of you who are looking for alternatives for your typical skirt work outfit ideas, the above list is filled with some good ideas for you.