Bike shorts — yes, bike shorts — are having a major fashion moment. And we can attribute their elevation to three specific reasons: comfort, catwalk, and Kim Kardashian. Sure we're not planning to take up cycling anytime soon, but we are really digging this abbreviated version of the yoga pant. Scroll on to learn the history of bike short fashion, exactly why you should consider adopting this unusual trend, and where to get your very own pair. (Photos via Gary Null/NBCU Photo Bank, BG002/Bauer-Griffin/GC Images, Randy Brooke/WireImage, and Pierre Suu/Getty)
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