Our classic swim shorts get an update this season in a new longer length, cut to sit just above the knee. Retaining the streamlined shape and fit of our traditional shorts, this new mid-length version adds a smarter finish to your holiday look, taking you from the bar to the pool seamlessly. For the ultimate in holiday style, pair our swim shorts with a white T-Shirt or opt for our relaxed Pima cotton pique shirts.
In 2011, Sunspel was asked to recreate the iconic swim shorts worn by Sean Connery in his role as James Bond in Thunderball for the ‘Designing 007: Fifty years of Bond Style' exhibition at London’s Barbican. After months researching traditional swimwear we combined this knowledge with a modern design sensibility to create our first swim short.
Crafted from a contemporary fast-drying performance fabric and lined with a superfine mesh - offering maximum comfort and refined appearance - the Sunspel swim short is the ultimate in versatile Riviera chic. Read more.