Elasticated Waist Shorts

There’s nothing quite like changing into an easygoing pair of shorts after a hectic week at work. And ours are particularly comfortable – even if we do say so ourselves. Supersoft cotton and an elasticated waist combine to make these shorts your new favourite lounging-round-the-house-wear.

  • Garment washed for a casual appearance
  • Button fly
  • Drawstring inside waistband
  • Casual comfortable fit
  • Machine washable
  • 100% cotton

Brushed Cotton Lounge Shorts

£30.00 £15.00

( review)

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
  • Outer 100% cotton
  • Machine washable

Heart Pocket Shorts

£24.00 £16.80

4.6
(14 reviews)

Made from chunky cotton cord, these shorts are ready for wintry weather. We added a top-secret floral lining (don't tell!) and contrast piping. They're comfortable to wear thanks to the ruffled, elasticated waistband and have plenty of pockets – perfect for tucking in a biscuit (or three).

  • Elasticated waist
  • Outer 100% cotton
  • Lining 70% polyester 30% cotton
  • Machine washable

Chunky Cord Shorts

£22.00 £15.40

( review)

Jetting off on holiday? Pack this short-sleeve jumpsuit. It's made from lightweight crepe and has a wrapover front for a feminine feel. Wear it with trainers for a casual look or slip on kitten heels for evening elegance. A coordinating waist tie can be cinched in or styled loose.

  • 100% polyester
  • Dry clean only
  • Sits at natural waist
  • Ankle length
  • Back patch pocket
  • Side pockets
  • Grown on short sleeves
  • Detachable self fabric belt
  • Elasticated waist

Frederica Jumpsuit

£110.00 £55.00

( review)

This easy-to-wear jersey dress will shoot straight to the top of your holiday packing list. The top half is a relaxed T-shirt style with rolled sleeves and a tie at the waist for a feminine shape. And the wrap skirt is fixed in place for those breezy seaside days.

  • 95% cotton 5% elastane
  • Machine washable
  • Semi-fitted shape
  • Length finishes at mid calf
  • Side pockets
  • Short sleeves
  • Soft jersey with stretch
  • Unlined
  • Belt with retractable belt loops
  • Elasticated waist

Hallie Jersey Dress

£60.00 £48.00

4.4
(49 reviews)

In these relaxed cotton shorts, explorers will find all the comfort they need for day-long voyages. Cosy travelling is guaranteed by the soft material, while patch pockets at the front and back are big enough to carry all sorts of souvenirs.

  • Fully elasticated waist
  • LBL: 100% cotton
  • ORA: 100% viscose
  • Machine washable

Tie-waist Shorts

£26.00

( review)

With gym shorts as clever as this, it won't matter if tumbles are a tad more cart-wonky than cartwheel. What more, this pair matches back to the rest of the active range.

  • Fully elasticated waist
  • Waistband 69% polyamide 19% polyester 12% elastane
  • Main 88% polyester 12% elastane
  • Machine washable

Gym Shorts

£12.00

( review)

Planned a day full of adventure? These elasticated waist cargo shorts will be your trusty sidekick. With six handy pockets (including roomy side pouches) there's plenty of space to stash all your treasures. The garment-dyed colours give an authentic look and the embroidered sunglasses or chameleon…

  • Knee length
  • Pigment garment dyed (see aftercare guidelines page)
  • Elasticated waist with a drawcord fastening
  • Two cargo pockets
  • Front and back pockets
  • 100% cotton
  • Machine washable

Pull-on Cargo Shorts

£28.00

( review)

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.

  • Embroidered motif on STR
  • Above knee length
  • Elasticated waist with functional drawstring
  • Side seam pockets
  • Back patch pockets
  • 100% cotton
  • Machine washable

Rib Waist Shorts

£26.00

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
  • Outer 100% cotton
  • Machine washable

Heart Pocket Shorts

£20.00

4.6
(14 reviews)

Turn any skirt into an all-action outfit with these lightweight jersey shorts. Pop them on underneath and you can climb, tumble and hang off the monkey bars all you want (or simply wear them on their own, of course). The short length means they won't spoil the look of your favourite party dress…

  • Fully elasticated waist
  • 92% cotton 8% elastane
  • Machine washable

Jersey Shorts

£12.00

( review)

These running shorts come in two winning designs that handily match back to the rest of our active range. A comfortable fit incorporates built-in mesh knickers, as well as a functional waist tie for an unbeatably sporty look.

  • Elasticated waist with functional drawstring
  • Main 91% polyester 9% elastane
  • Lining 93% polyester 7% elastane
  • Machine washable

Running Shorts

£20.00

( review)

Intrepid explorers can chuck on these cotton shorts when they're getting ready to spot wildlife – even if it’s just at the zoo. The fixed waist means they look smart, while the tropical prints, chambray or checks keep them fun. Contrasting turn-ups and handy pockets mean you’re always safari-ready –…

  • Thigh length
  • Elasticated waist with functional drawstring
  • Centre front button fastening
  • 100% cotton
  • Machine washable

Roll-up Shorts

£26.00

( 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 pair of pockets on the back for keeping ice cream money handy. They're made for seaside splashing (and water fights at home).

  • Elasticated waist with functional drawstring
  • 79% cotton 21% polyester
  • Machine washable

Towelling Shorts

£18.00

( review)

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.

  • YEL, GRN, IND: Garment dyed (see aftercare guidelines page)
  • Thigh length
  • Elasticated waist with functional drawstring
  • 100% cotton
  • Machine washable

Drawstring Shorts

£20.00

( review)

Whether they're a football fanatic or tennis ace, these shorts will help give 110%. They're made from a breathable sweat-wicking fabric (that will keep dry), with coloured trims for standing 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
  • High stretch, soft and comfortable activewear fabric
  • Above knee length
  • Elasticated waist with functional drawstring
  • 100% polyester
  • Machine washable

Active Shorts

£18.00

( review)

There’s nothing quite like changing into an easygoing pair of shorts after a hectic week at work. And ours are particularly comfortable – even if we do say so ourselves. Supersoft cotton and an elasticated waist combine to make these shorts your new favourite lounging-round-the-house-wear.

  • Garment washed for a casual appearance
  • Button fly
  • Drawstring inside waistband
  • Casual comfortable fit
  • Machine washable
  • 100% cotton

Brushed Cotton Lounge Shorts

£30.00

( review)

Made for skipping through sunshiny days, these colourful shorts are cut from lightweight cotton dobby for assured breeziness. An elasticated waistband makes them super easy to wear and intricate floral embroidery adds some serious flower power. Playful tassels on the plaited drawstring combined with…

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

Embroidered Tie-waist Shorts

£26.00

( review)

These shorts are extremely gifted. They're suited to running, tumbling, squeezing into hiding places, strolling, trampolining, climbing... So they're the perfect accompaniment for busy days. Super comfortable, their cotton and elastane mix is breathable, with a handy stretch for whatever adventures…

  • Fully elasticated waist
  • 92% cotton 8% elastane
  • Machine washable

Plain Jersey Knee Shorts

£8.00

( review)

These whizzy cycling shorts are ready for the Tour de Park. Sitting just above the knee, they're made from a comfortable cotton and elastane mix. Of course, they're not just for cycling – they look great paired with T-shirts when relaxing at home.

  • Fully elasticated waist
  • 92% cotton 8% elastane
  • Machine washable

Jersey Knee Shorts

£12.00

( review)

Active explorers will be delighted with our jersey cotton shorts. With a comfortable fit, they are perfect for days spent climbing trees or cartwheeling on the grass.

  • Fully elasticated waist
  • 92% cotton 8% elastane
  • Machine washable

Plain Jersey Shorts

£8.00

( review)

Lazy Sunday mornings were made for these PJ shorts. The cotton is supersoft and lightweight, while the waistband is elasticated with a herringbone tie.

  • 100% cotton
  • Machine washable
  • Sits below natural waist
  • Comfortable fit through waist and hip
  • Length finishes at mid thigh
  • Side pockets
  • Elasticated waist with a drawcord fastening

Suzie PJ Shorts

£25.00

( review)

Playing on the beach, walking through the park or climbing trees, these oh-so-soft jersey shorts are always keen to come out to play. They have a sporty look with a ribbed waistband, drawcord and deep pockets. Game on.

  • Garment dyed (see aftercare guidelines page)
  • Elasticated ribbed waist with functional drawstring
  • 100% cotton
  • Machine washable

Garment-dyed Jersey Shorts

£18.00

( review)

We love these 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
  • 98% cotton 2% elastane
  • Machine washable

Heart Pocket Shorts

£22.00

( review)

Be action-ready with these lightweight jersey shorts. With the drawstring tie they are super comfortable to wear but look extra special with the colourful all-over embroidery. Wear to the picnic, park or party.

  • Elasticated waist with functional drawstring
  • Main 80% cotton 20% polyester
  • Waistband 100% cotton
  • Machine washable

Embroidered Jersey Shorts

£18.00

( review)

These made-for-picnics-in-the-park shorts are lightweight with extra special touches, like frills on the side pockets and hem. Crafted from an airy cotton-blend fabric, they have an elasticated waistband with a contrasting drawstring tie for quick and easy dressing. Meaning more time for skipping to…

  • Elasticated waist with functional drawstring
  • PPK: outer 73% cotton 27% polyester
  • Other colours: outer 100% cotton
  • Lining 100% cotton
  • Machine washable

Frill Hem Shorts

£18.00

( review)

What's better than shorts with pompoms? Ones with tassels too, of course. This light and breezy pair are made from a cotton-blend fabric and have an elasticated waistband. We added a pom-braid trim to the pockets and hem too because well, the more the merrier.

  • Fully elasticated waist
  • PNK: main 86% cotton 14% polyester
  • Other colours: main 100% cotton
  • Lining 100% cotton
  • Machine washable

Tassel Detail Shorts

£30.00

( review)

Ready, steady, go... quick to these sporty shorts. Made from soft towelling fabric, they have an elasticated ribbed waistband, with a drawstring featuring colourful contrast tips. And what better way to finish the retro look than first-place-worthy contrast binding and go-faster rainbow stripes down…

  • Elasticated ribbed waist with functional drawstring
  • Main 81% cotton 19% polyester
  • Waistband 81% cotton 18% polyester 1% elastane
  • Machine washable

Retro Towelling Shorts

£20.00

( review)

Energetic crawlers are no match for these durable shorts, with an elasticated waistband they'll stay put no matter how enthusiastic your little adventurer is. If you're running off to meet family, just match with a polo shirt for a smart-casual look.

  • Garment washed for softness
  • Inside adjustable waistband
  • Button waist fastening
  • Front and back pockets
  • 100% cotton
  • Machine washable

Colourful Woven Shorts

£20.00

( review)

Energetic crawlers are no match for these durable shorts, with an elasticated waistband they'll stay put no matter how enthusiastic your little adventurer is. If you're running off to meet family, just match with a polo shirt for a smart-casual look.

  • Garment washed for softness
  • Inside adjustable waistband
  • Button waist fastening
  • Front and back pockets
  • 100% cotton
  • Machine washable

Colourful Woven Shorts

£18.00

( review)

…lounging lined up, but that doesn’t mean you shouldn't look good. This is made of cosy, supersoft fabric, with touches of cotton jersey in the pockets and fly, an elasticated waist and a functional drawstring – so you can look effortlessly stylish, lazy day or night, without compromising on comfort.

  • Garment washed for a casual appearance
  • Side pockets
  • Button fly
  • Drawstring inside waistband
  • Machine washable
  • 100% cotton

Brushed Cotton Pyjama Shorts

£30.00

( review)

Splashing in streams is what these shorts are made for. Yet they're also easy to pull off when diving in headfirst is far too irresistible. The garment-dyed treatment on the solid colours means they will look fresh no matter how many times they take a dip in the washing machine.

  • BLU, GRN, NEU, RED, KHK, LBL: Pigment garment dyed (see aftercare guidelines page)
  • MBL, YEL, GST: embroidered
  • Above knee length
  • Elasticated waist with functional drawstring
  • Front and back pockets
  • 100% cotton
  • Machine washable

Washed Canvas Pull-on Shorts

£28.00

( review)

Sleepovers have found what they've been waiting for with this coordinated shorts-and-T-shirt combo. The jersey bottoms have an elasticated waist (for comfort) and an all-over print (for fun). A standout motif on the tee is topped by a ribbed neckline with a delicate bow that has playfulness all tied…

  • Stretchy jersey rib
  • Soft against skin
  • Brushed inside for cosiness
  • Rib cuffs for a snuggly fit
  • Fully elasticated waist for stretch and comfort
  • Easy care, machine wash and tumble dryable
  • 100% cotton
  • Machine washable
  • Snug fit, close fitting garments are less likely to catch fire so this style is designed to fit snugly, not flame resistant

Fun Short John Pyjamas

£22.00

( review)

These glow-in-the-dark short john pyjamas are very important for night-time adventures. A snug fit and a cosy ribbed waistband mean they're extra comfortable, while the luminous prints come in handy on secret missions after lights out.

  • Snug fit
  • Stretchy jersey rib
  • Soft against skin
  • Brushed inside for cosiness
  • Rib cuffs for a snuggly fit
  • Fully elasticated waist for stretch and comfort
  • Easy care, machine wash and tumble dryable
  • 100% cotton
  • Machine washable
  • KEEP AWAY FROM FIRE
  • Close fitting garments are less likely to catch fire, so this style is designed to fit snugly
  • Not flame resistant

Glow-in-the-dark Short Pyjamas

£22.00

( review)

Our 100% cotton short johns are a clever nightwear choice. The soft and stretchy ribbed jersey is guaranteed to keep you cosy, while the short sleeves and shorts design prevent overheating when the temperatures rise. For bonus comfort points, we’ve also given them a fully elasticated waist.

  • Stretchy jersey rib
  • Soft against skin
  • Brushed inside for cosiness
  • Rib cuffs for a snuggly fit
  • Fully elasticated waist for stretch and comfort
  • Easy care, machine wash and tumble dryable
  • 100% cotton
  • Machine washable
  • Snug fit, close fitting garments are less likely to catch fire so this style is designed to fit snugly, not flame resistant
  • KEEP AWAY FROM FIRE

Twin Pack Short John Pyjamas

£32.00

( review)

On warmer nights, our cotton short john pyjamas do the trick nicely. They’re made from stretchy ribbed cotton jersey that has been brushed on the inside to make them supersoft against the skin. This, together with the snug fit and fully elasticated waist, will guarantee the best night’s sleep ever.

  • Snug fit
  • Stretchy jersey rib
  • Soft against skin
  • Brushed inside for cosiness
  • Rib cuffs for a snuggly fit
  • Fully elasticated waist for stretch and comfort
  • Easy care, machine wash and tumble dryable
  • 100% cotton
  • Machine washable
  • KEEP AWAY FROM FIRE
  • Close fitting garments are less likely to catch fire, so this style is designed to fit snugly
  • Not flame resistant

Twin Pack Short John Pyjamas

£32.00 £22.40

( review)

Three, two, one, cannonball! Get set for a day of splashing with the bright, cheerful prints on our bathing shorts. The elasticated waist and drawstring make them a doddle to pull on (and keep on when performing ambitious jumps).

  • Main 70% cotton 30% polyamide
  • Lining 100% polyester
  • Machine washable
  • Fabric provides sun protection UPF 50+

Bathers

£18.00

4.5
(10 reviews)

Three, two, one, cannonball. Get set for a day of splashing with the bright, cheerful prints on our supersoft bathing shorts. The elasticated waist and drawstring make them a doddle to pull on (and keep on when performing ambitious jumps).

  • Main 100% polyester
  • Lining 100% polyester
  • Machine washable
  • Fabric provides sun protection UPF 50+

Bathers

£16.00

( review)

When exploring rock pools and going crabbing are higher up the list than getting dressed, these supersoft reversible jersey shorts are the answer. The elasticated waist means added chuck-on-ability, while the handy pockets are made for keen shell collectors. Choose stripes in the morning and animal…

  • Above knee length
  • Fully reversible, the care label has been hidden in a pocket
  • 100% cotton
  • Machine washable

Reversible Printed Sweatshorts

£24.00

( review)

Are they shorts? Are they a skirt? Look again: they're super-flippy culottes. Wide and relaxed with an elasticated waist to create soft gathers, they're about as breezy as can be. Along with a bright floral print, they have a playful pom-braid trim and a plaited drawcord with tassels. Summer…

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

Printed Culottes

£24.00

( review)

From playground to the beach and every adventure in between, this playsuit handles it all. The comfortable elasticated waistband and lightweight cotton fabric are great for active days. The decorative floral embroidery with sparkly bits is made for showing off in the sun.

  • Smocked elasticated neckline
  • Elasticated waist
  • Main 100% cotton
  • Short lining 100% cotton
  • Machine washable

Embroidered Woven Playsuit

£35.00

( review)

Active explorers will be delighted with our practical style that has a secret pair of shorts underneath, perfect for days spent climbing trees or cartwheeling on the grass. Our cotton jersey skort has an elasticated waistband with a drawstring for an extra comfortable fit.

  • Elasticated ribbed waist with functional drawstring
  • Waistband 75% cotton 23% polyester 2% elastane
  • Skirt 100% cotton
  • Shorts 100% cotton
  • Machine washable

Jersey Skort

£20.00

( review)

…wherever the day leads. Will there be trees to climb, genius hiding spaces to squeeze into or acrobatics to perform? Whatever happens, the soft and practical slub cotton jersey stands up to wear and tear. A rib elastic waist and functional drawcord mean superfast slipping on when adventures beckon.

  • Elasticated ribbed waist with functional drawstring
  • Waistband 97% cotton 3% elastane
  • Skirt 100% cotton
  • Shorts 100% cotton
  • Machine washable

Embroidered Jersey Skort

£22.00

( review)

Get ready to feel seriously cosy after splashing about in the sea – simply pull on these soft towelling shorts with their stretchy waistband and you'll be running about on dry land in no time.

  • Above knee length
  • Elasticated waist with functional drawstring
  • BLU and RED: main 83% cotton 17% polyester
  • Waistband 100% cotton
  • BBL: 60% polyester 40% cotton
  • Machine washable

Towelling Sweatshorts

£18.00

( review)

These garment-dyed, pull-on shorts are perfect for lazy days at home or crazy games in the park. They have a stretchy waistband and chunky drawstring so they're easy to put on, and soft jersey fabric you won't want to take off.

  • Above knee length
  • Pigment garment dyed (see aftercare guidelines page)
  • Elasticated waist with functional drawstring
  • Front pockets
  • 100% cotton
  • Machine washable

Garment-dyed Sweatshorts

£26.00

( review)

Three tiers = triple the fun with this cotton skort. It's a skirt on the outside but hides stretchy jersey shorts underneath – meaning it's ideal for dancing at parties, playing cricket on the beach or strolling through the woods. The stripy waistband is woven with metallic thread to add some…

  • Fully elasticated waist
  • BLU, PNK and MBL: main 100% cotton
  • BLU and MBL: waistband 48% polyamide 37% polyester 12% elastane 3% metallised fibre
  • PNK and BPK: waistband 44% polyamide 41% polyester 12% elastane 3% metallised fibre
  • BPK: main 65% polyester 35% cotton
  • Machine washable

Jersey Ruffle Skort

£24.00

( review)

…dressing a cinch with this utility dress. The drawstring lets you choose between a relaxed or nipped-in waist and the simple midi length pairs perfectly with trainers and heels. Short sleeves and side splits in the skirt show a flattering hint of skin – whether you're running errands or reading…

  • MDN: 100% cotton
  • Other colours: 57% cotton 38% modal 5% elastane
  • Machine washable
  • Semi-fitted shape
  • Length finishes at low calf
  • Chest pockets
  • Short sleeves
  • All other colours: Soft cotton blend jersey
  • MDN: Medium lightweight jersey
  • Unlined
  • Elasticated waist

Lola Jersey Midi Dress

£60.00

( review)

…on exotic shores or just in your imagination, this jumpsuit will get you into holiday mode. It's soft and flowing with a nipped-in waist and relaxed leg for a flattering look. With gathered, short sleeves and a keyhole back, the end result is an off-duty hero piece that's comfortable and feminine.

  • Main 100% viscose
  • Lining 100% polyester
  • Gentle machine wash
  • Short sleeves gathered into elasticated cuff
  • Keyhole at centre back with loop and button fastening
  • Flattering fitted shape through bust and waist
  • Full length
  • Bodice fully lined

Jasmine Jumpsuit

£120.00 £84.00

( review)

Jetting off on holiday? Pack this short-sleeve jumpsuit. It's made from lightweight crepe and has a wrapover front for a feminine feel. Wear it with trainers for a casual look or slip on kitten heels for evening elegance. A coordinating waist tie can be cinched in or styled loose.

  • 100% polyester
  • Dry clean only
  • Sits at natural waist
  • Ankle length
  • Back patch pocket
  • Side pockets
  • Grown on short sleeves
  • Detachable self fabric belt
  • Elasticated waist

Frederica Jumpsuit

£110.00 £77.00

( review)
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