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Beat the Heat in These Super Cute Overall Shorts

Lily Ashwell 'Jo' Dungaree Shorts in Red Stitch, <a href="http://lilyashwell.com/clothes/dungarees/jo-dungaree-shorts-red-stitch.html" target="_blank">$175</a>
Lily Ashwell 'Jo' Dungaree Shorts in Red Stitch, $175

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As a legit California girl, designer Lily Ashwell knows how stay stylish on even the most sweltering of days. Case in point, the latest twist on her best-selling linen dungarees. These cute-as-hell overall shorts are equal parts girlie, playful, and — dare we say — sexy. If the latter descriptor seems an oxymoron when describing the traditionally childish silhouette (we've got plenty of proof that it's not) just check out the back view.

Beat the Heat in These Super Cute Overall Shorts

Ashwell's made-in-LA 'Jo' dungarees shorts ($175) are just-tailored-enough while keeping a slightly relaxed feel, a fit that was influenced by French New Wave fashion — and heaven knows we're forever down to look like Anna Karina and Jean Seberg. Besides the washed-out red shade we're dying to wear during an Instagram-perfect picnic (always thinking about that photo op), there's also a baby blue shade that's equally adorbs. Both are currently available in the online shop, as well inside the designer's dreamy Venice digs.