Spotted! 20 Cool New Ways to Wear Cut-Offs This Summer

If there was a zombie apocalypse tomorrow, we’re fairly certain three things would outlive us all: Keith Richards, Campbell’s tomato soup and denim shorts. Think about it. No matter what’s in season or how our economy is doing, denim shorts are always locked, stocked and loaded. Every year, they’re worn by festival-goers and supermodels, high schoolers and rock stars. You can dress them up, dress them down, make them grunge or glam. And they last for decades. What’s the secret to their longevity? Chalk it up to good jeans.

To learn how to wear denim shorts like a street style star, click on the slideshow above.