If you live in a warmer climate (or are just SO ready for summer), you’ve probably already started to pull out all your warm-weather staples from storage. And if after assessing your seasonal wardrobe situation you feel like you are in need of a pick-me-up, we’ve got just the thing: high-waisted shorts. A few years ago a high waist meant minimum coverage for your backside (eek!), but now you can find these trend-setting and super flattering trousers in countless shapes and styles that appeal to every taste. Here are some of our favorite pairs you can scoop up right now.

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1. ASOS Short in Floral Jacquard ($63): If you are at a loss for how to look polished when it’s too hot to put on a pair of pants, this floral pair is your answer. The addition of a lightweight blouse, platform wedges and a few dainty jewels make it date-night ready in a snap.

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2. Finders Keepers Nice Guys High Waisted Shorts ($119): Balance out the flirty, “hey there” pink hue of these flouncy shorts with a simple solid top or pale floral print.

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3. Front Row Shop Shorts in Geometric Floral Print ($68): A bold floral and geometric design lends a cool, contemporary tone to this pair of structured bottoms.

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4. Front Row Shorts With Scallop Hem ($39): Scalloped hems are definitely a thing right now, and we can totally see why. The subtle detail delivers a punch of personality to an otherwise safe style.

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5. Missguided Check Print Shorts ($20): The check pattern that swept through some of the swankiest fashion circles this winter gets reimagined for spring with playful pastel hues and unrefined lines at a price that’s wallet-friendly.

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6. Forever21 Floral Bow Front Shorts ($18): Besides the fab floral print and dainty bow, the super comfy fit of this fresh, high-waisted pair makes for one that you won’t want to take off.

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7. Motel Dax Short ($55): These siren-worthy shorts put a prime finishing touch on an off-duty outfit, and are a perfect funky base for dinner and drinks. Sports luxe sandals will keep them looking laid-back, while sky-high steppers elevate them into night-out territory.

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8. River Island Yellow Tweed Smart High Waisted Shorts ($60): Smart and stylish, these sunny tweed trousers are the epitome of polish, with a twist.

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9. Motel Frances Short ($59): Get your gingham fix with a midriff-tickling number. Bonus points if you pair with a matching crop top for a sweet mid-century vibe.

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10. Oasis Short Culotte ($52): If you can’t wrap your head around longer culottes, but still want to give them a try, ease into it with this shorter version that moonlights as a skirt (with the added benefits of actually being pants).

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11. H&M Shorts High Waist ($40): If you’ve been diggin’ the whole ’60s and ’70s thing that’s going around, this perky green number is for you. The button front has throwback written all over it.

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12. Modern Citizen Chloe Tie-Waist Shorts ($68): As far as shorts go, this pair is undeniably sophisticated. For a seriously chic look, wear them with pared-down hues and rose gold accessories.

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13. The Fifth Fast Forward Short ($70): They may not be bright, but these high-waisted shorts still deliver bold, eye-catching style. Not to mention they’re the perfect base for a neon add-on or two (because… why not?).

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14. Mango High Waist Suede Shorts ($110): A little bit boho, a little bit free-wheelin’ goddess, these swanky suede shorts are just what the doctor ordered.

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15. One Teaspoon 1955 Outlaws Shorts ($110): The summertime equivalent of the boyfriend jean, distressed jorts will quickly become a fave.

What do you think of this high-waisted style? Will you be swapping out your fave shorts for a pair of high-rising bottoms this summer? Tell us in the comments!