Everyone from the Wall Street Journal to GQ is analysing the fashion world's 'sudden' interest in men's shorts. Including SHORT shorts for spring 2019.

Opinions aren't just polarised, they're at opposite ends of the universe. That shorts should still be a no-no away from the beach, to followers who've worn them for years.

And never mind the shorts themselves, many a faux pas will be committed below. Socks with sandals?! Trainers? Formal shoes with casual shorts? Another sartorial minefield awaits.