Cycle shorts: Where to buy bike shorts and how to style them | finder.com.au

Cycle shorts: Where to buy bike shorts and how to style them

This iconic 80s trend is back and better than ever. Don't knock them till you try them.

We’re reader-supported and may be paid when you visit links to partner sites. We don’t compare all products in the market, but we’re working on it!

We never thought we would see the cycle short trend back so soon. However, when Kim Kardashian was seen sporting a pair of Yeezy bike shorts the trend took off. You might remember this trend from the 80s and you may even recognise these particular pants as a favourite of Princess Diana herself.

In case you're unfamiliar with this blast from the past, cycle shorts are the tight shorts that are commonly made of stretchy material that stop just above the knee. The current trend shows shorts that are high-waisted and finish three-quarters of the way down your thigh.

Bike shorts come in a range of colours, patterns and materials. They're currently some of the hottest items at top online and in-store retailers, not to mention fashion bloggers all over the Internet who are wearing this trend.

The best part? These comfy and stretchy shorts are now suitable and acceptable for every occasion, not just working out. You can pair them with a blazer or a set of heels and presto, you've got yourself a pretty snazzy outfit. That's why it comes as no surprise that these are one of the hottest summer trends this season.

Celebrity tick-of-approval:

Hailey Baldwin in cycle shorts

Kim Kardashian in cycle shorts

Emily Ratajkowski in cycle shorts


Shop cycle shorts now:

Motel Bike Short Velvet Sheer Stripe Black
Motel Bike Short Velvet Sheer Stripe Black

Princess Polly

Lime Cotton Stretch Cycling Shorts
Lime Cotton Stretch Cycling Shorts

PrettyLittleThing

Nicky Kay Seamless Bike Shorts Red
Nicky Kay Seamless Bike Shorts Red

Beginning Boutique



Style the trend:

View this post on Instagram

A post shared by Beginning Boutique (@beginningboutique) on

View this post on Instagram

A post shared by Beginning Boutique (@beginningboutique) on

View this post on Instagram

A post shared by PrettyLittleThing.com (@prettylittlething) on

View this post on Instagram

A post shared by PrettyLittleThing.com (@prettylittlething) on

View this post on Instagram

A post shared by PrettyLittleThing.com (@prettylittlething) on

View this post on Instagram

A post shared by Beginning Boutique (@beginningboutique) on

View this post on Instagram

A post shared by PrettyLittleThing.com (@prettylittlething) on

View this post on Instagram

A post shared by MISSGUIDED (@missguided) on


Looking for a better deal? Shop our range of fashion deals for a better price.

THE ICONICTHE ICONIC
Exclusive

25% off sport items

Apply coupon code and enjoy 25% off sport items at The Iconic. Exclusions, T&Cs apply

Last verified

Exclusive

Coupon code ends

CupsheCupshe
Exclusive

$10 off orders over $89

Enjoy $10 off orders over $89 at Cupshe. Including sale. T&Cs apply.

Last verified

Exclusive

Coupon code ends

CupsheCupshe
Exclusive

$10 off when you spend over $89

Score $10 off when you spend over $89 at Cupshe. While stocks last. T&Cs apply.

Last verified

Exclusive

Coupon code ends

CupsheCupshe
Exclusive

$20 off orders over $129

Shop now to enjoy $20 off orders over $129 at Cupshe. Including sale. T&Cs apply.

Last verified

Exclusive

Coupon code ends

Boody Eco WearBoody Eco Wear

10% off your first order

Sign up and get 10% off, exclusive Boody VIP deals, including a special offer on your birthday and early access to new product launches. T&Cs apply.

Last verified

Just SunniesJust Sunnies
Exclusive

15% off almost everything

Offer only valid off RRP. Excludes sale items, outlet items. Maui Jim, OTIS & Bask Eyewear.

Last verified

Exclusive

Deal ends

David JonesDavid Jones

Up to 50% off women's fashion, shoes and accessories

Discounts applied at checkout. Valid for a limited time only. Exclusions, T&Cs apply.

Last verified

Deal ends

CatchCatch

Save up to 55% off

Discounts applied at checkout. Valid for a limited time only. Exclusions, T&Cs apply.

Last verified

City BeachCity Beach

Up to 70% off

Enjoy up to 70% off 100's of styles on clothing, swimwear, shoes and more for men, women and kids at City Beach. T&Cs apply.

Last verified

Deal ends

ModibodiModibodi
Exclusive

10% off everything

Score 10% off when you spend over $100 at Modibodi. Valid for new customers only. T&Cs apply.

Last verified

Exclusive

Coupon code ends

PatPatPatPat
Exclusive

15% off site-wide

Use the code to enjoy 15% off site-wide. T&Cs apply.

Last verified

Exclusive

Coupon code ends

BoohooBoohoo

50% off everything + FREE shipping over $80

Enjoy 50% off dresses, swimwear, shoes and more. Plus, enjoy FREE shipping over $80 when you use the code. T&Cs apply.

Last verified

Coupon code ends

SkechersSkechers

Up to 50% off sale

Enjoy up to 50% off memory foam comfort styles GOwalk, sandals, sports shoes and more at Skechers. T&Cs apply.

Last verified

BoohooBoohoo
Exclusive

50% off standard shipping

Shop your favourite styles and enjoy 50% off standard shipping at boohoo. T&Cs apply.

Last verified

Exclusive
PrettyLittleThingPrettyLittleThing

Up to 70% off everything

Shop and enjoy a wide range of discounts at the PrettyLittleThing. Valid for a limited time only. Exclusions, T&Cs apply.

Last verified

THE ICONICTHE ICONIC
Exclusive

$20 off your first order

Enjoy $20 off your first order over $99 at THE ICONIC. Redeemable once per customer. T&Cs apply.

Last verified

Exclusive

Coupon code ends

THE ICONICTHE ICONIC

Up to 60% off: Mid-Season Sale

Enjoy up to 60% off new added styles from Calvin Klein, Nine West, Gazman and more at THE ICONIC. While stocks last. T&Cs apply.

Last verified

THE ICONICTHE ICONIC

40% off: The Designer Edit

Score 40% off selected designer styles from Kenzo, The Marc Jacobs, See By Chloé and more. While stocks last. T&Cs apply.

Last verified

PE NationPE Nation

Get up to 30% off sale items

Get up to 30% off in the PE Nation sale. Limited stock levels.

Last verified

eBay AustraliaeBay Australia

Up to 60% off sale

Enjoy up to 60% off your favourite brands at eBay. Limited time only. Prices as marked. While stocks last. T&Cs apply.

Last verified

Platypus ShoesPlatypus Shoes

Up to 50% off selected styles

Valid for a limited time only. Exclusions, T&Cs apply.

Last verified

Deal ends

FossilFossil

10% off next purchase

Sign up for Fossil email and receive 10% off on your next purchase. T&Cs apply.

Last verified

GymsharkGymshark
Exclusive

$10 off when you spend $130

Get $10 off leggings, sports bras, tanks and more at Gymshark. While stocks last. T&Cs apply.

Last verified

Exclusive
LovehoneyLovehoney

Up to 70% off: Outlet Sale

Enjoy up to 70% off sex toys, sexy lingerie, essentials and more at Lovehoney. While stocks last. T&Cs apply.

Last verified

EtsyEtsy

Up to 40% off clothing, shoes, accessories and more

Shop discounted items and save up to 40% off dresses, shirts, bags, phone covers and more. T&Cs apply.

Last verified

Glue StoreGlue Store

Up to 70% off outlet items

Enjoy up to 70% off selected styles from Superga, Vans, Le Coq Sportif and more at Glue Store. Exclusions, T&Cs apply.

Last verified

Deal ends

BondsBonds

Up to 50% off sale

Enjoy up to 50% off over 300 styles of clothing and underwear for men, women and kids. While stocks last. T&Cs apply.

Last verified

KathmanduKathmandu

30% off branded gear

Join the Summit Club to enjoy the discount. T&Cs apply.

Last verified

BallyBally

Up to 50% off sale + FREE shipping

Enjoy up to 50% off the Bally™ Spring/Summer 2020 collection including shoes, accessories and ready-to-wear. Plus, FREE shipping and returns. T&Cs apply.

Last verified

ShowpoShowpo
Exclusive

10% off when you spend over $200

Get 10% off when you spend over $200 on dresses, skirts, denim and more at Showpo. T&Cs apply.

Last verified

Exclusive
adidasadidas

Up to 50% off outlet

Get up to 50% off selected footwear, apparel and more at adidas. While stocks last. T&Cs apply.

Last verified

Quay AustraliaQuay Australia
Exclusive

10% off orders over $75

Use the code to save 10% when you spend over $75 on glasses and accessories at Quay Australia. T&Cs apply.

Last verified

Exclusive
Coltorti BoutiqueColtorti Boutique
Exclusive

15% off site-wide

Score 15% off luxury fashion styles from Alexander McQeen, Burberry, Balmain and more at Coltorti. T&Cs apply.

Last verified

Exclusive
CettireCettire

Up to 60% off sale

Score up to 60% off selected styles from Jimmy Choo, Salvatore Ferrgamo and more. T&Cs apply.

Last verified

Chow Sang SangChow Sang Sang

Purchase 2 or more selected jewellery and get 10% off.

Purchase 2 or more selected jewellery and get 10% off. T&Cs apply.

Last verified

Forever NewForever New

Further 25% off in-store and online

Apply promo code. Offer valid for a limited time only. Terms and conditions apply.

Last verified

Coupon code ends

LovehoneyLovehoney

Up to 50% off big brands

Enjoy up to 50% off Desire, Lovehoney and more. While stocks last. T&Cs apply.

Last verified

Deal ends

MyerMyer

Up to 50% off sale

Enjoy up to 50% off sale including homeware, appliances, apparel and more at Myer. Hurry, while stocks last. T&Cs apply.

Last verified

DangerfieldDangerfield

Up to 70% off outlet styles

Valid on selected dresses, tops, skirts and more. While stocks last. T&Cs apply.

Last verified

Deal ends

THE ICONICTHE ICONIC

Up to 40% off: THE ICONIC Exclusive Edit

Discount applied at checkout. This offer is valid on selected styles from M.N.G, Double Oak Mills, Staple Superior and more. T&Cs apply.

Last verified

Deal ends

Latest news

More guides on Finder

Ask an Expert

You are about to post a question on finder.com.au:

  • Do not enter personal information (eg. surname, phone number, bank details) as your question will be made public
  • finder.com.au is a financial comparison and information service, not a bank or product provider
  • We cannot provide you with personal advice or recommendations
  • Your answer might already be waiting – check previous questions below to see if yours has already been asked

Finder only provides general advice and factual information, so consider your own circumstances, or seek advice before you decide to act on our content. By submitting a question, you're accepting our Terms of Use, Disclaimer & Privacy Policy and Privacy & Cookies Policy.
Go to site