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Okay People, How Do We Feel About The Bike Shorts Trend?

Are these the new leggings??

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Okay folks, so first of all, these are the normal bike shorts we all know and love:

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ICYWW: Also known as biker shorts or cycling shorts, these are basically just high-waisted shorts that end above the knees and are comfortable enough for pedaling on your bike.

Allllllll the influencers have been ~sporting~ them lately...

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And you can even get a pair at your local Urban Outfitters, H&M, and Forever 21.

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But of course, the trend stems mostly from one major influencer — AKA the influencer, Kim K.

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We've seen Kim Kardashian West pairing them with crop tops and hoodies all season long...

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And honestly, she looks GREAT, because of course.

Instagram: @kimkardashian

And for more proof that it's definitely a ~thing~, just know that Kylie been wearing them, too:

Instagram: @kyliejenner

For those of us not running reality TV/app/fashion/makeup empires, we might be better off sticking to a casual vibe for these babies:

Instagram: @nat
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Because, in theory, bike shorts swapped in for regular shorts do work:

Instagram: @_hlm

And they don't look totally out of line with this fanny pack, right?

Instagram: @kailima
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  1. Bike shorts: Would you wear them?

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    Yes, they're so cute AND comfortable!
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    Um, more like yikes shorts!
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    Yes, they're so cute AND comfortable!
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    Um, more like yikes shorts!

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This post was translated from Spanish.

 
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