Outfit: I’m Your National Anthem

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Shorts: Glamorous*
T-Shirt: H&M
Necklace: Topshop
Boots: Ebay

How amazing are these shorts?! Thank you to Emily and Glamorous for sending me these shorts, I’m a little bit in love with them! I’m not usually a shorts and tshirt kind of girl, but they’re a summer holiday staple so I thought it was high time I added some nice denim shorts to my wardrobe. I love the American flag pattern, so I’ve kept the rest of the outfit quite plain to let the stars and stripes stand out. These shorts would be perfect for wearing to festivals or on your summer holidays, or you could dress them up with heels and lots of jewellery for a night out. They are quite short though so I’ve worn them with some tights to avoid inflicting my pasty legs on people, sadly me and the sun don’t get on so fake tan is my only hope!

Sticking with the American theme, I’ve worn it with an eagle claw necklace from Topshop. Well, I’m not sure if it’s actually an eagle claw but it’s definitely some kind of bird! This is one of my favourite necklaces, I love the little turquoise stone, and the fact that it’s on a really long chain. There’s nothing I hate more than necklaces which stop just at the neckline and end up getting hidden underneath my top!

These American flag shorts are such a bargain compared to Topshop’s version, and at the moment Glamorous are offering free worldwide shipping too. Plus you can get 20% off everything with the code GLAMOROUS20. There’s no excuse not to order yourself a little treat!

Do you like denim shorts? What’s on your wishlist from Glamorous?

Gillian x


Freelance social media and digital marketing consultant with a penchant for writing blog posts, drinking sickly sweet cocktails and exploring the cobbled streets of Edinburgh.


  • Tali says:

    that's crazy, i nearly bought the topshop ones yesterday (like you said, for a lot more ££!). Maybe i'll treat myself to the Glamorous ones… 🙂

  • Gem says:

    I've broken the heel on my ebay boots like those 🙁 I lvoe those shorts, might get a pair like that for Reading Festival 🙂 x

  • Rachael says:

    Loving the stars and the stripes I could see those being a big hit over here with July the 4th just around the corner!

  • Cherry says:

    Great shorts, love the necklace as well!

  • Love these shorts, they're fab!
    Kate x

  • Lauren says:

    Gillian looking fiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiine 😉 I really like those shoes 😀


  • You look fab! I love the glamourous dresses – haven't ordered anything yet though as I have been unsure about the sizing! xxx

  • Love these shorts 🙂 I'm the same with the sun… I just can't seem to tan naturally! ha ha 🙂

    Love, Rachel

  • Lacey says:

    Those shorts are beauts!!! I love them 🙂 You are so pretty LaceyLoves

  • Jasmine says:

    just found your blog, now following! these shorts look so good, loving the Americana theme! x

  • Kfedland says:

    hellooooooo shorts. and look it's not black! 🙂 AND SERIOUSLY YOU LOOK AMAZING! totally perfect for summer too.x

  • Marta says:

    You must be one of the most beautiful bloggers ever 🙂 Love your style! xx

  • Kate says:

    Love your shorts! Adore how they bring such a pop of colour. Would love to know where on eBay you got your fabby boots from too.

  • Ava Tallulah says:

    I love these shorts! I'm off to check out the website now!


  • Emsipop says:

    Loving your new layout!
    The shorts are fab an definitely a bargain compared with Topshops! Your outfit looks great! =)

  • dugongsss says:

    Love this outfit, especially those shorts and shoes! 🙂

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  • Maria says:

    I LOVE denim shorts but I can never find any that fit me properly, I love the flag print on these though, they're amazing!

    Maria xxx

  • Alyse says:

    The shorts fit you so well! I like the way you styled them with boots. My legs are pretty pasty, too, haha. x

  • Caroline says:

    love your shorts! i deffo need some flag print clothes in my life. just noticed your new layout, tis fab! xx

  • Jaz xo says:

    These look great on you! Love your layout too xo

  • Harriet says:

    I love those shorts! Really loved the way you've styled them too.

  • Philippa says:

    I've really grown to like American print shorts, and they look especially good on you! I didn't notice the Eagle necklace at first, but that's a really clever touch haha.

    P.s. Just found your blog and I am in love with your layout. It's simple but I just love how organised it seems 🙂


  • Misseblog says:

    Gorgeous outfit, love the boots xx

  • Remy Ramirez says:

    Holy crap, those shorts are SO cute! Adorable with the boots. I am loving your blog, definitely following! I would love if you'd take a peek at mine, lemme know what you think, follow back if the spirit moves you!


  • Janne. says:

    I really like this outfit! x

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