Denim shorts are a mainstream favorite thanks to actor James Dean's iconic 1960s rebellious look, which included a sleek leather jacket and denim shorts. A pair of cute, high waisted denim shorts can take your look from drab to fab in a moment. These shorts are also cool and casual enough for the summer. Whether you pick a pair with studs worthy enough to reblog on Tumblr, or you select a modest knee-length pair that offers a cool, hipster style when accompanied with a classic white t-shirt, denim shorts offer comfort and instant style. Update your denim collection with this essential piece today.