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If an early heat wave crept up on you before you had time to update last year’s Speedo, we’re here to make sure your next trip to the beach makes waves. In warmer climes, you shouldn’t need us to tell you that a stylish pair of swim shorts is priority number one. The flex Gucci sandals and on-trend sunglasses come next, of course.

Taking your trunks from a duty-free panic buy to a first-class ’fit isn’t easy to get right, with length, material, color, and print styles changing year on year. So, to make sure you’re not swimming against the tide with your swimwear selection, we’ve rounded up the very best shorts for summer 2018.

In the selection, you’ll see key trends such as bright block colors from Stüssy, NOAH, and Prada, ’80s vibes from Gucci, plus a super dope addition to Orlebar Brown‘s photo-print swimwear.

Don’t get caught with your pants down and get these summer essentials sorted out now.

Class V Belted Swim Short

$45

The North Face

Free Shipping On Orders Over $50

Free Shipping On Orders Over $50

Buy at Urban Outfitters

Printed Baggies Short

$55

Patagonia

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Free Shipping On Orders Over $50

Buy at Urban Outfitters

Swim Short

$59

Champion

Free Shipping On Orders Over $250

Free Shipping On Orders Over $250

Buy at END.

Judbarra Swim Short

$60

Native Youth

Free Shipping On Orders Over $50

Free Shipping On Orders Over $50

Buy at Urban Outfitters

Sport Swim Short

$75

Stüssy

Free Shipping On Orders Over $50

Free Shipping On Orders Over $50

Buy at Urban Outfitters

Timothy Swim Short

$38

Soulland

Free Express Shipping On Orders Over $300

Free Express Shipping On Orders Over $300

Buy at ssense

Tie Dye Water Short

$119

Stüssy

Free Shipping On Orders Over $250

Free Shipping On Orders Over $250

Buy at END.

Classic Swim Shorts

$150

Prada

Buy at Farfetch

Swim Shorts

$45

NOAH

Free Express Shipping On Orders Over $300

Free Express Shipping On Orders Over $300

Buy at ssense

1st Camo Beach Pants

$161

BAPE

Sold Out at Bape Online

Swim Shorts

$185

Rubinacci

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Bulldog

$345

Orlebar Brown

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Gradient Swim Shorts

$350

Missoni

Buy at Farfetch

Short Swim Shorts

$480

Gucci

Buy at Mr. Porter

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Words by Aaron Toumazou
E-Commerce Editor