Clothing · Leggings & Other Legwear

Futuro Fashion Cotton Cycling Shorts

I know a lot of people are gonna be asking ‘Where is the hosiery?‘ – however this was gifted a while back and I wanted to get a review done on them for the sake of it 🙂

I wanted to dress up a tad as we can’t really go out much and mingle – plus this is more of a Summer look rather than Winter lol (unless you feel like dressing up at home like I am)

The Spec

Colour: Black

Size: Small

Denier: Unknown

Materials: 95% Cotton, 5% Elastane

Price: £5.90

Website: Amazon – FUTURO FASHION Cotton Leggings 1/2 Length Over-Knee Shorts Active Sport Casual Pants LK

My Outfit

I decided I wanted to create a smart casual look with the shorts today, so I paired up a plain strap-back crop top and added a metallic blazer on top. I would pair with black court shoes or some chunky boots to finish off the look. Yep you can also add tights underneath if you wish!

My Deets

Crop Top: Forevere21

Shorts: Futuro

Blazer: Primark

The Review

From The Website:

super soft material, fully breathable and skin-friendly
very well adapts to the body, shapes and supports legs
perfect to be worn as pants or under the skirt and dress
elastic waistband provides comfortable fit
easy care, don’t peel after wash

4-WAY STRETCH 4-way stretch fabric provides maximum of support and coverage. So no matter what direction you move in, the fabric moves with you. Stretches in both directions, crosswise and lengthwise.
ULTRA SOFT Leggings are made of high quality material which is soft-to-touch and provides you smooth and long-lasting comfortable performance.
SLIMMING EFFECT Our products are designed to lift and shape your curves which visual creating slimming effect.

1/2 length cotton leggings
Soft, comfy and durable fabric
95% Cotton, 5% Elastane
Fastening: Elastic
High quality and elastic material
Very well adapts to the body
Great price

The Packaging

Getting Them On: a super glide right up the legs and popping in place before we flaunt them! They are super easy to get on, with no issues to report.

On The Legs: I will say I really like how comfortable these shorts are. They have enough stretch in them so they hug your legs rather than squeezing the life outta them. These sit mid-thigh on me as you can see below, and I love how versatile these can be. You can wear them on their own like I am, you can wear them under clothing, you can pair with hosiery, layer etc. There are so many ways these can work for you.

They are super soft to touch, both inside and out and they really don’t irritate the legs either. You also have the option to wear hosiery underneath if you wish (for reviewing purposes, I didn’t this time).

The fit is spot on; these were perfect for my size. I didn’t find them too big or too tight. That stretch image is to show you how much elasticity the band has to it. I would recommend going a size up if you’re unsure, but they do fit great I have to say.

Now the question that a lot of people are thinking – “Are these tights around the private parts?” – I will say these aren’t at all. They sit flush against the skin and if you do feel they are shaping to your private areas, I will say change your underwear or maybe find alternative solutions.

My Thoughts?

I would happily recommend them as I love how comfortable these are, and how soft they are to wear. These are certainly a favourite of mine!

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