Staying cool in the summer is important and a good pair of shorts can be a great way to keep you comfortable, and looking stylish. However, upgrading your shorts this summer doesn’t have to make a dent in your wallet. That’s why today, we are rounding up the best summer shorts that are $25 and under for both men and women.

For men, the G.H. Bass Performance Shorts are perfect for all of your outdoor adventures. Designed for comfort, they feature a classic fit and moisture-wicking stretch material. These shorts come in four color options and are priced at just $23.

Another great pick for men areĀ Abercrombie’s Flat-Front Garment Dyed Shorts that are priced at just $17. You can easily dress these shorts up or down with polo shirts, button downs or t-shirts and they hit at the perfect length. Plus, they feature stretch for mobility in case you want to go golfing or hiking.

A huge trend in fashion for men this summer is jogger shorts. These shorts are comfortable with an elastic waist and a relaxed fit throughout the hips. Our favorite jogger shorts for men are the Old Navy Built-In Flex Drawstring Shorts that are available in nine color options. With three pockets, the drawstring shorts are great for holding small essentials and an impeccable option for everyday wear.

For women, the J.Crew Factory’s 4-inch Scalloped Short is elegant and versatile. It sits at a great length that’s classy and it’s available in six versatile color options. You can wear the Scalloped Shorts with tank tops, t-shirts, blouses and more to create an abundance of outfits for summer. Even better, they are priced at just $20.

Cargo print is very popular for women this summer and Gap Factory’s 5-inch City Shorts in Twill are casual and stylish. These shorts would pair perfectly with a basic white t-shirt and are priced at $20. Also from Gap Factory are the Mid Rise 10-inch Bermuda Denim Shorts that are also on-trend for the summer season and under $25.

Lastly, if you’re on the hunt for workout shorts, theĀ Nike Dry Tempo Runners are lightweight and sweat-wicking for all of your summer conditioning. Planning on working out in the evening or morning hours? Reflective details are placed on the edges of these shorts to enhance your visibility in low light. They also have a hidden waistband pocket to store money or a key.

Which one of these pairs of shorts are your favorite? Let me know in the comments below.

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