Cut the shorts, dip them in bleach, and use fabric paint for a pattern!This will probably be my last shorts pin of the summer. I would work with jeans as well though going into fall. You could bleach up to the knees for example.
want some shorts with studs on them or something. Michaels probably has some studs and then you just cut an old pair of jeans! Glue the studs on and VOALA (or however you spell that. My shorts just won't be that short.