Black Boy Short
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Black Boy Short
Shore Club 4.57
Black Boy Short

STYLE # B2227
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  • This is a swimsuit bottom and does not include a top for a full set.  Shop separate tops to make a complete set.
  • Front poly/mesh lining
  • 2 1/4" inseam
  • Provides full coverage
  • Boy short swim bottom fits true to size
  • 82% Nylon / 18% Spandex
  • Hand wash.
  • Flat dry.
  • After every use, the garment must be hand washed. Harmful elements such as suntan lotions, salt, chlorine, and body perspiration can cause discoloration and spandex breakdown. Since laundry detergents are too harsh on the spandex and the color, use mild hand soap made without added moisturizers. Do not wring the swimsuit to remove excess water. Lay it flat on a towel and roll the towel up and squeeze gently. Remove it from the towel and lay it flat to dry. Do not hang it to dry as that will stretch out the fibers in the fabric. Avoid using washers and dryers as damage can occur due to agitation and excessive heat. It is also important to let your suit "rest" between uses. This allows the spandex to bounce back (called recovery) to its original size and maintain its fit longer. If you wear a suit without letting it recover, it will lose its shape and fit more quickly. It's recommended to let the suit rest for 24-36 hours between uses. Always remove excess moisture with a towel and lay flat to dry indoors or in the shade. Also note, direct sunlight will fade your suit. It is always a great idea to have more than one suit.

Shore Club strikes the balance between sexy and sweet, designed for women who want an everyday suit that sizzles. The line is full of fun-meets-fashionable tankinis, shortinis, skirtinis and swimdresses in vibrant, head-turning colors and patterns. Beneath all the flattering necklines and slimming cuts, however, is some seriously well-constructed swimwear: underwire or soft molded cups provide comfortable, sag-free chest support, while built-in, powernet tummy control panels whittle and smooth the waist.

Black Boy Short is rated 4.5714 out of 5 by 56.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Very satisfied, these are flattering As can be seen in the photo, these do not hit "mid-thigh" as stated in the description. They hit me about one inch below the top of leg/bottom of butt, same as in photo. Initial try-on at home is very positive and my husband loves the way they look. Good coverage and I will be very comfortable enjoying water slides knowing that these are not creeping up. Will wear them on cruise next week so will see how they hold up. I am an 8 in pants and these are a 10 (smallest size offered) but they feel like perhaps a "9" (if there was such a size) so I think they run a bit small.
Date published: 2014-10-06
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Good coverage, but not frumpy. I read the reviews that said they run a little big and so I ordered a 10. In pants, I wear an 8-10, but swimwear, I wear a 12. I am very happy with my purchase! I am 61, but not into total coverage, just something that looks nice and youngish, but covers without looking like I'm hiding from the world. I highly recommend these shorts. I have not tried them in water or washed yet, just opened and tried on. If these continue to please, I would order again! I hope to find a suitable tankini top, now. That's the real challenge.
Date published: 2014-04-22
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Nice fit! I bought these to go with some different tankini tops. After reading the reviews where some people said they were tight or see through, I ordered a size bigger than I thought I needed. I figured they were stretchy so they would just not be SO tight and I was right. They fit well and are not loose at all but aren't so tight around the thigh as to make it bulge below the leg of the shorts. Flattering too! I am 52 and wanted something I could be comfortable in to take my grandkids to the beach and this will definitely work!
Date published: 2015-01-23
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Love these! I bought these to go with another swim top I had and am so glad I did! I was a little skeptical how flattering the boy shorts would be and how they'd feel, but they were very flattering. The absolute best part is being able to swim without getting the dreaded wedgie!
Date published: 2014-07-30
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Looks good on/can be worn with any top Only worn twice so far but love it. I have a stocky figure (sz 22) and bottom was more modest but flattering than many other styles I've tried. AND it can be worn with your choice of tops as well as in other activities, not just swimming.
Date published: 2014-02-04
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Excellent Quality, As Usual As with my other purchases from S4A, I found this purchase to be exactly what I was expecting. I haven't actually put it to the water test yet, but if it's quality is in line with my other tops and bottoms, I will be very happy. One thing I was disappointed in was that ordering a size 12 put me into the PLUS category. I know a 12 is getting up there, but it's my understanding that a 12 is relatively average for this day and age. I would say 14 is a better place to start. The previous comments may have excluded me from the $5 coupon promised, but that's OK. Just telling it like it is.
Date published: 2014-02-24
Rated 5 out of 5 by from These are very flattering! I love these! They provide enough coverage for that upper thigh area that tends to look like fat rolls, without looking frumpy! They look sporty and feel great. I'm going to use them for snorkeling in Mexico, since you don't have to constantly tug on them to keep them comfortable!
Date published: 2014-08-28
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Black boy shorts make you feel all that. These shorts feel like a million bucks. The fit is great and the design is comfortable and flattering.
Date published: 2014-10-29
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Trying a new look
D A on Nov 24, 2015
too hide the inner thighs
M A on Nov 24, 2015
Trying a new look
D A on Nov 24, 2015
im cautios about the hair showing, so i went for the boy short look
alisa j on Nov 24, 2015
too hide the inner thighs
M A on Nov 24, 2015
hope these last longer
Tambre G on Nov 24, 2015
Belinda J on Nov 22, 2015
They look comfortable
Rennie H on Nov 19, 2015
Already have a pair. Great fit.
julie b on Nov 19, 2015
Because the panty in the bathing suite below, is cut too high and dosent cover my belly. the botton of my belly and part of my crouch is not covered...
Mildred C on Nov 18, 2015
Have a pair already but a bit small so just going with what suits my shape
Anja M on Nov 18, 2015
love my other ones!!
Jackie P on Nov 17, 2015
Love these boy shorts bottoms. Flattering and fit true to size.
Linda P on Nov 15, 2015
Good choice to go with my speedo top
Andreanna A on Nov 14, 2015
Needed knickers to go under my swimshorts
Julie S on Nov 11, 2015
More crotch coverage than briefs.
Irving B on Nov 8, 2015
I have big legs and I like the fact they cover the tops of my thighs. they are super comfortable to wear too, but I suggest going up a size larger.
Kerri S on Nov 7, 2015
Because I want to
Tara H on Nov 5, 2015
To wear under swimsuit top
Vicki R on Nov 5, 2015
My stomach sticks out just enough to cause a gap around base in other regular bottoms
Barbara G on Nov 2, 2015
I liked it.
Debra L on Nov 2, 2015
Black is slimming and the boy short style doesn't "dig in" to your legs.
Bonnie S on Nov 1, 2015
Just what I've been looking for!
Penny W on Nov 1, 2015
Wanted plain black shorts
Sandra S on Nov 1, 2015
to mix and match with other items i purchased
Donna H on Oct 31, 2015
I love the look of these shorts. I wish they made swim dresses with these type bottoms (instead of the briefs). This would be more flattering to my body type.
So until then I buy them to wear under the swim dresses I purchased.
ANN B on Oct 30, 2015
I have been trying to purchase these type of separates without success. I have now bought several pieces of swim ware from you and from now on will come straight to your site rather than wasting times trawling through the shops.
Tese B on Oct 29, 2015
Cindy C on Oct 27, 2015
it is chlorine resistant
susan s on Oct 27, 2015
sent back, it was too short
valerie a on Oct 26, 2015
Thought they would look good with a tankini top and they did.
Jan L on Oct 26, 2015
I needed a universal swimsuit bottom for all of the different tankini tops I want to buy! From the reviews I have high hopes that these will be the only bottoms I need for a wide array of swimsuits!
L R on Oct 25, 2015
for daughter
Karen S on Oct 24, 2015
Good for any top- right length for me
L E on Oct 22, 2015
My wife likes wearing these.... Happy wife...
john g on Oct 22, 2015
kylie s on Oct 22, 2015
Needed a smaller size
Tracey T on Oct 21, 2015
Look like they fit without being baggy
joan H on Oct 21, 2015
Looks a bit more my age.
Diane P on Oct 21, 2015
dont like bikini bottoms :)
Lori R on Oct 20, 2015
easy fit
Ann R on Oct 19, 2015
Covers what needs to be covered
Pennie T on Oct 19, 2015
Wanted a loose boy short that does not dig into me girl parts
Sandy C on Oct 18, 2015
Thought I'd like to try something different for me. This will go with lots of great tankinis
Robin F on Oct 17, 2015
Comfort & modesty.
Lora H on Oct 16, 2015
Yolanda A on Oct 15, 2015
I prefer shorts over normal swimsuit bottoms because of my size.
Sheryn H on Oct 15, 2015
Theresa C on Oct 13, 2015
boy short is more flattering to my body type. Love them
diana p on Oct 13, 2015
Covers thighs more than a regular swimsuit bottom
Naomi G on Oct 12, 2015
Love theses as they have a great fit for me and they never ride up when swimming or walking
Abbey C on Oct 12, 2015
I needed this style fto wear with the bathing suit top I just purchased and the price was rightt
L B on Oct 10, 2015
im cautios about the hair showing, so i went for the boy short look
alisa j on Nov 24, 2015
hope these last longer
Tambre G on Nov 24, 2015
Do these have any compression or slimming properties?
Vanessa B on Jan 31, 2015
BEST ANSWER: these swim shorts have a lite to moderate compression ...they work well with the different tankini tops I have and do not cut into my skin....look cute too
what is the waist size on size 16?
A shopper on Oct 10, 2015

The size 16 is 36 in the waist and 44 on the hips.
Do you carry this in a brown color, size 16?
Toni G on Sep 21, 2015

It only comes in black and also in navy blue.
do these short have a panty lining?
zoeey on Jul 19, 2015

It has a front poly/mesh lining.
do these shorts run true to size?
A shopper on Apr 11, 2015
BEST ANSWER: We suggest you size up in these swim shorts.
Is it chlorine resistant?
A shopper on Mar 7, 2015
BEST ANSWER: My swimsuits last about 6 to 8 hour-long hydrotherapy sessions in warm, heavily chlorinated water. They don't last as long if they're too stretched, so buy the right size.
please tell me if these shorts run small?
Linda G on Mar 6, 2015

This item runs true to size. However, just to make sure your choice is the correct, you can check the sizing information and go by it depending on your measurements.
is your size 12 a size 16 Australian?
shirl on Feb 22, 2015
BEST ANSWER: Hi, yes that is the correct equivalent
How big around bra would a size 24 tankini top fit a D cup?
Amy T on Feb 14, 2015
BEST ANSWER: Actually it'll be good, 24 handles a D/DD cup size.
How high?
A shopper on Jun 9, 2014
BEST ANSWER: The shorts sit below the belly button.
What is the inseam length?
S C on May 21, 2014
what is the inseam measurement?
cheryl b on Feb 17, 2015
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