As many items of women`s wardrobe shorts earlier presented a prerogative of men. Breeches – knee-length tight trousers used for horse riding in XVII century can be called ancestors of modern shorts. The twentieth century witnessed appearance of such a variant of shorts as capri pants. In the last century women dared to express confidence and put on shorts. At first they presented only beach and sports variants but nowadays wearing shorts by women became very widespread. Shorts are one of the most comfortable attributes of clothes and can be chosen for any figure. Besides, they can be worn not only in summer but also in cold season. Shorts constantly present in all fashion collections as they combine comfort and style.