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Drawstring Shorts

These cotton shorts are super-easy to pull on, thanks to their elasticated waistband – ideal for a last-minute beachcombing session. Their back pocket is perfect for stashing shells, as well as any other coastal treasures you might stumble across.

  • MBL and MGR: Garment overdyed (see aftercare guidelines page)
  • Thigh length
  • Elasticated waist with functional drawstring
  • 100% cotton
  • Machine washable

Drawstring Shorts

$30.00

    4.6
    (9 reviews)

    These brightly coloured shorts are just waiting for a fun day at the seaside. The stretchy waist gives them a relaxed fit so they're easy to wear all day. We’ve also made them with a hard-wearing fabric that's perfect for clambering into boats or building sandcastles on the beach.

    • Knee length
    • Ribbed waistband with functional drawstring
    • Side seam pockets
    • Back patch pockets
    • 100% cotton
    • Machine washable

    Rib Waist Shorts

    $38.00

      3.6
      (5 reviews)

      Ready to explore? Pop on our knee-length shorts and you will be. The four pockets fasten securely, so no matter how lively you get your treasures will stay safe and sound. The fabric is light and dries quickly, too – perfect for splashing in streams.

      • New shorter length
      • Knee length
      • Ribbed waistband with functional drawstring
      • Main 75% cotton 25% polyamide
      • Machine washable

      Adventure Shorts

      $46.00

        4.2
        (24 reviews)

        We love these pretty shorts so much we put a heart on them. They're easy to pull on so it's quicker to get ready and start the day's adventures. Lightweight fabric and a loose fit keep you comfortable while you run, climb and explore.

        • Elasticated waist with functional drawstring
        • 100% cotton
        • Machine washable

        Heart Pocket Pull-on Shorts

        $35.00

          5
          (6 reviews)

          These cotton shorts are super-easy to pull on, thanks to their elasticated waistband – ideal for a last-minute beachcombing session. Their back pocket is perfect for stashing shells, as well as any other coastal treasures you might stumble across.

          • MBL and MGR: Garment overdyed (see aftercare guidelines page)
          • Thigh length
          • Elasticated waist with functional drawstring
          • 100% cotton
          • Machine washable

          Drawstring Shorts

          $30.00 $24.00

            4.6
            (9 reviews)

            These brightly coloured shorts are just waiting for a fun day at the seaside. The stretchy waist gives them a relaxed fit so they're easy to wear all day. We’ve also made them with a hard-wearing fabric that's perfect for clambering into boats or building sandcastles on the beach.

            • Knee length
            • Ribbed waistband with functional drawstring
            • Side seam pockets
            • Back patch pockets
            • 100% cotton
            • Machine washable

            Rib Waist Shorts

            $38.00 $26.60

              3.6
              (5 reviews)

              Want to see a magic trick? With a simple zip, these pull-on trousers convert to shorts and back again. Perfect for those days when the sun does its disappearing act. Made from a lightweight fabric with six pockets: great for hiding hankies, doves and rabbits...

              • Relaxed fit
              • Elasticated waist with functional drawstring
              • Main 73% cotton 27% polyamide
              • Waistband 100% cotton
              • Machine washable

              Zip-off Technos

              $55.00 $27.50

                4.7
                (15 reviews)

                Made of sturdy cotton loopback, these sporty shorts are ready for just about any adventure – whether you're playing in the garden or digging up beach fossils.

                • Elasticated waist with functional drawstring
                • 100% cotton
                • Machine washable

                Retro Shorts

                $27.00 $13.50

                  4.1
                  (7 reviews)

                  Get ready to feel seriously cosy after splashing about in the sea – simply pull on these soft towelling shorts and you'll be running about on dry land in no time. The contrasting colour pockets are perfect for storing all your most skimmable stones.

                  • Above knee length
                  • Elasticated waist with functional drawstring
                  • 83% cotton 17% polyester
                  • Machine washable

                  Towelling Shorts

                  $28.00 $14.00

                    4.2
                    (18 reviews)

                    We've found the ideal shorts for beachcombers. Made from soft towelling fabric in bright stripes, they're perfect for hunting in rock pools. There's a pocket on the back for all your seashell discoveries – and a logo of Sprout the dog to keep you company on your explorations.

                    • Elasticated waist with functional drawstring
                    • Main 83% cotton 17% polyester
                    • Rib 96% cotton 4% elastane
                    • Machine washable

                    Towelling Shorts

                    $29.00 $17.40

                      5
                      (1 review)

                      Ready to explore? Pop on our knee-length shorts and you will be. The four pockets fasten securely, so no matter how lively you get your treasures will stay safe and sound. The fabric is light and dries quickly, too – perfect for splashing in streams.

                      • New shorter length
                      • Knee length
                      • Ribbed waistband with functional drawstring
                      • Main 75% cotton 25% polyamide
                      • Machine washable

                      Adventure Shorts

                      $46.00 $27.60

                        4.2
                        (24 reviews)

                        Sunny days, meet our jersey shorts. In soft-but-durable cotton, these designs can withstand plenty of crawling and have a hint of stretch to keep them comfortable. The fun prints and stripes will make your little one stand out.

                        • Contrast woven waistband
                        • Fully elasticated waistband with functional drawstring
                        • 95% cotton 5% elastane
                        • Waistband 100% cotton
                        • Machine washable

                        Jersey Shorts

                        $25.00 $12.50

                          3
                          (3 reviews)

                          Sunny days, meet our jersey shorts. In soft-but-durable cotton, these designs can withstand plenty of crawling and have a hint of stretch to keep them comfortable. The fun prints and stripes will make your little one stand out.

                          • Contrast woven waistband
                          • Fully elasticated waistband with functional drawstring
                          • 95% cotton 5% elastane
                          • Waistband 100% cotton
                          • Machine washable

                          Jersey Shorts

                          $25.00 $12.50

                            3
                            (3 reviews)

                            These boardshorts are cut long, so once you've finished hitting the waves you can pair them with a tee to stroll around town. They're crafted from a soft blend of cotton and nylon and we’ve added a drawcord waistband with zip fly and popper fastening for a secure but smart finish.

                            • Garment washed for a casual appearance
                            • Mesh lining
                            • Non-inflating side pockets, one back pocket with flap, internal coin pocket
                            • Zip fly
                            • Fixed waistband with additional drawstring front
                            • Comfortable fit
                            • Machine washable
                            • 76% cotton 24% polyamide
                            • Inside leg 26cm/10"

                            Board Shorts

                            $65.00 $32.50

                              3
                              (1 review)

                              Get set for adventure in these pure-cotton jersey shorts. Featuring an elasticated waist and handy drawstring, they're comfortable enough for even the most demanding of explorers. Let's go!

                              • Elasticated waist with functional drawstring
                              • Main 100% cotton
                              • Rib 100% cotton
                              • Machine washable

                              Basic Jersey Shorts

                              $29.00 $23.20

                                5
                                (5 reviews)

                                We love these pretty shorts so much we put a heart on them. They're easy to pull on so it's quicker to get ready and start the day's adventures. Lightweight fabric and a loose fit keep you comfortable while you run, climb and explore.

                                • Elasticated waist with functional drawstring
                                • 100% cotton
                                • Machine washable

                                Heart Pocket Pull-on Shorts

                                $35.00 $17.50

                                  5
                                  (6 reviews)

                                  There are few things quite as comfortable as these pretty jersey shorts. The sweatshirt material and turned-up hems make them perfect for running along the beach or having a treasure hunt in the garden. A hint of a pattern on the pockets will put a smile on your face.

                                  • Elasticated waist with functional drawstring
                                  • 100% cotton
                                  • Machine washable

                                  Patch Pocket Jersey Shorts

                                  $28.00 $14.00

                                    4
                                    (1 review)

                                    With fun prints and a cool knee-length style, our shorts are great for warm-day adventures. They're made from hard-wearing 100% cotton, so they can handle everything you throw at them – from tree-climbing to hitting the waves. They're easy to pull on too, so when fun times call you'll be ready.

                                    • Knee length
                                    • Elasticated waist with functional drawstring
                                    • 100% cotton
                                    • Machine washable

                                    Printed Board Shorts

                                    $42.00 $25.20

                                      4.1
                                      (11 reviews)

                                      Roomy buttoned cargo pockets on the leg (as well as two big side pockets) make these shorts ideal for carrying day-out essentials, like skimming stones and ice cream money. The 100% cotton fabric is easy to wash in the machine, no matter how mucky you get on your adventures.

                                      • Elasticated waist with functional drawstring
                                      • Two cargo pockets
                                      • 100% cotton
                                      • Machine washable

                                      Jersey Cargo Shorts

                                      $35.00 $28.00

                                        5
                                        (1 review)

                                        Bright patterns, soft towelling fabric and an easy-to-pull-on style: these shorts are perfect for wearing to the beach. There's even a pocket on the back for keeping your ice cream money handy. They're made for seaside splashing (and waterfights at home, too).

                                        • Elasticated waist with functional drawstring
                                        • 82% cotton 18% elastane
                                        • Machine washable

                                        Adventure Towelling Shorts

                                        $28.00 $14.00

                                          4.9
                                          (24 reviews)

                                          A smart pair of shorts is just the thing for seaside strolls along the pier. These designs come in a choice of colours and fabrics, so you can mix and match to your heart's content. It's the perfect partner for a short-sleeved shirt or a simple T-shirt.

                                          • Fully elasticated waistband with functional drawstring
                                          • BLU and RED: 97% cotton 3% elastane
                                          • GRN and IND: 100% cotton
                                          • Machine washable

                                          Baby Summer Shorts

                                          $33.00 $9.90

                                            5
                                            (3 reviews)

                                            Made from soft sweatshirt fabric, these shorts are sporty with a fun twist. They're perfect for clambering around the adventure playground, and for lazy days in the garden. The cute appliqué design makes them a little bit special, but if your play takes a turn for the messy they can still be…

                                            • Elasticated waist with functional drawstring
                                            • Main 80% cotton 20% polyester
                                            • BLU: rib 100% cotton
                                            • GRY: rib 95% cotton 5% polyester
                                            • Machine washable

                                            Appliqué Jersey Shorts

                                            $30.00 $15.00

                                              3.9
                                              (10 reviews)

                                              A smart pair of shorts is just the thing for seaside strolls along the pier. These designs come in a choice of colours and fabrics, so you can mix and match to your heart's content. It's the perfect partner for a short-sleeved shirt or a simple T-shirt.

                                              • Fully elasticated waistband with functional drawstring
                                              • BLU and RED: 97% cotton 3% elastane
                                              • GRN and IND: 100% cotton
                                              • Machine washable

                                              Baby Summer Shorts

                                              $33.00 $9.90

                                                5
                                                (3 reviews)

                                                Whether you're a football fanatic or tennis ace, these shorts will help you give 110%. They're made from a breathable fabric, with a colour pop design that ensures you stand out on the pitch or the court. Mix and match with other activewear pieces for a superstar finish.

                                                • Wicking fabric which draws moisture away from the body to the surface of the fabric for quick evaporation
                                                • Knee length
                                                • Elasticated waist with functional drawstring
                                                • 100% polyester
                                                • Machine washable

                                                Active Short

                                                $28.00 $19.60

                                                  4.5
                                                  (2 reviews)

                                                  Holiday packing checklist: cool sunglasses, inflatables for the pool and our fun printed shorts. They're bold, colourful, relaxed and as beach-ready as you are. The pretty frill detailing around the pockets and hem will make them a firm favourite. Wear with your favourite sandals and get ready to…

                                                  • Elasticated ribbed waist with functional drawstring
                                                  • 100% cotton
                                                  • Machine washable

                                                  Summer Printed Short

                                                  $30.00 $15.00

                                                    4.8
                                                    (4 reviews)

                                                    When you're running around on holiday, you want something easy-to-wear and comfortable, like these cotton culottes. They're just the thing for those sunny days spent having picnics and paddling in the waves. A contrast drawcord and big pockets keep things bright and fun.

                                                    • Elasticated waist with functional drawstring
                                                    • 100% cotton
                                                    • Machine washable

                                                    Summer Culottes

                                                    $45.00 $36.00

                                                      Are you ready to get seriously comfortable? Our soft cotton bottoms are perfect for family film nights, lazy weekend breakfasts and even for wearing to bed. The sailor stripes make them smart enough to wear outside too, so if your friends call round you won't even need to get changed.

                                                      • Mid calf length
                                                      • Ribbed waistband with functional drawstring
                                                      • 100% cotton
                                                      • Machine washable

                                                      Jersey Baggies

                                                      $35.00 $28.00

                                                        4.9
                                                        (21 reviews)

                                                        Is it a skirt? Is it shorts? No, it's a skort! Made from sporty loopback material, it's perfect if you're planning on hanging upside down at the adventure playground. And with a choice of playful prints, you don't have to compromise on girly style.

                                                        • Elasticated waist with functional drawstring
                                                        • BLU and MLT: outer 100% cotton, shorts 100% cotton, rib 97% cotton 3% elastane
                                                        • GRN, LBL and RED: outer 100% cotton, shorts 100% cotton, rib 100% cotton
                                                        • Machine washable

                                                        Jersey Skort

                                                        $33.00 $16.50

                                                          4
                                                          (19 reviews)

                                                          …for your holiday, make sure it’s these colourful swimshorts. They're made from a soft cotton and nylon blend, with practical pockets and a comfortable drawstring waist. Choose from a selection of bold prints and vivid hues, all of which come with a matching fabric bag. Now, which way to the pool?

                                                          • Garment washed for a casual appearance
                                                          • Mesh lining
                                                          • Non-inflating side pockets, one back pocket with flap, internal coin pocket
                                                          • Elasticated drawstring waist
                                                          • Comfortable fit
                                                          • Machine washable
                                                          • 76% cotton 24% polyamide
                                                          • Inside leg 15cm/6"

                                                          Swimshorts

                                                          $60.00 $30.00

                                                            5
                                                            (1 review)

                                                            When outfitting is this easy, there's more time for adventures together. The only choice you need to make with this fun T-shirt and shorts play set is between sweet stripes or charming animal appliqués and prints. Either way, they're made from soft, hard-wearing cotton that's perfect for little…

                                                            • Top has an envelope neck opening
                                                            • Bottoms have a fully elasticated waistband with functional drawstring
                                                            • Top 100% cotton
                                                            • Bottoms 100% cotton
                                                            • Machine washable

                                                            Fun Summer Jersey Play Set

                                                            $44.00 $26.40

                                                              4.9
                                                              (10 reviews)

                                                              When outfitting is this easy, there's more time for adventures together. The only choice you need to make with this fun T-shirt and shorts play set is between sweet stripes or charming animal appliqués and prints. Either way, they're made from soft, hard-wearing cotton that's perfect for little…

                                                              • Top has an envelope neck opening
                                                              • Bottoms have a fully elasticated waistband with functional drawstring
                                                              • Top 100% cotton
                                                              • Bottoms 100% cotton
                                                              • Machine washable

                                                              Fun Summer Jersey Play Set

                                                              $44.00 $26.40

                                                                4.9
                                                                (10 reviews)
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