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Carpenter shorts what is
Nov 23, 2022 — Carpenter shorts are something like cargo shorts but they do not have as many pockets. They were originally worn by carpenters, with a loop for
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What is the best length for men's shorts?
A good rule of thumb is that shorts should end approximately two inches above the top of the kneecap. This tends to be a sweet spot for men who want true shorts, but not short shorts. This placement is also a good place to start when considering a client's body type in a conversation about shorts.
How far down should men's shorts go?
But, regardless of your level of self-confidence, shorts should never go past the knee. The optimal shorts length is about an inch above the kneecap, with the exact largest being over the top of the kneecap.
What is a carpenter short?
Loose & comfortable, our Carpenter Shorts feature authentic workwear styling with a hammer loop and plier pocket. They are opened up at the waist so they sit lower on the hips and have a loose seat and thigh with an 11" inseam.