Why are most knit shorts super short, thin and tight? We needed heavy weight knit high waisted, A-line, not showing too much skin modern retro basketball shorts! Flattering design with a slightly shorter out seam and perfect mid thigh length. This beauty is made in 100% cotton heavy weight low gauge knit. Super raw textured yet soft and airy! She is garment dyed and pre-washed for a rich textured look with an ultra soft hand.