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Ms Lightweight All-Wear Hemp Volley Shorts

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Ms Lightweight All-Wear Hemp Volley Shorts

Kinda Large
November 28, 2022

Runs too small

Im w 38 waist and these fit fine in the waist, but way too tight in the butt. Had to return them unfortunately. They were exactly what I was looking for, but just not enough room in the back.

November 4, 2022

Great short

Really comfortable and stretches

October 30, 2022

Nice t-shirt

It's shirts, what can I say.

October 12, 2022

Love the shorts

These are my new favorite shorts. Comfortable, casual, but classic enough to head out on the town

September 29, 2022

Great Shorts

Love these shorts

September 25, 2022

As always, cant go wrong with Patagonia!

Love the products and the brand philosophy!!! Keep doing your awesome job!

September 17, 2022

Fits well

The fut is good and they are very comfortable.

September 14, 2022

Very comfortable lounge and casual

Very comfortable lounge and casual shorts

September 13, 2022

Great for hot weather travel

I got these hoping to take them on a trip to very hot and humid Thailand. I also ordered the slightly shorter button waist version of these for the same reason. I am super happy with the fit and material of these. I would definitely recommend. My waist is a 34" and Medium fit perfect. They also shrunk slightly in length after drying which I wa... Read Mores really happy with.

September 12, 2022

light and easy shorts

I wear these type shorts (M, L sizes) versus the Patagonia shorts that are produced in specific sizes (32, 34, etc.). Mainly because I have encountered too much variation in specific sized pants of any type, not just Patagonia brand. I like these shorts. They are big in the waist on me, but there's a drawstring for that. I hate tight fitting p... Read Moreants, shorts, etc., and I have muscular legs which makes the mediums fine in the waist but a bit too restricting. They are lightweight and basically I do not notice them - which is the key for me - if I notice the clothing it is restricting. The only thing I would change is a little more material where the crotch meets the inseam. I also wear the Baggies Naturals and the Stand Up shorts. The main problem with the Stand Up shorts has been the sizing - but they are pretty bomb proof if the sizing happens to work out.

September 7, 2022

Great shorts for kicking around

Great shorts for kicking around and travel!!

August 29, 2022

Casual versatile short

Perfect length for my height as realized this summer all my shorts were on the longer side. Very cool and doesn't stick to your legs when sitting in hot humid weather, unlike the ones made from non-natural fibers.

August 21, 2022

The best shorts period.

My brother got a pair but ordered the wrong size so he gave them to me. Instantly better than any other shorts Ive ever worn. Bought two more myself. Good for being active, great dad shorts, good for golf, hiking. Wouldnt wear them to run in or work out in but could definitely lift in them. Will never wear another brand, cut, it material again.

August 19, 2022

Super comfy

A short you can wear all day, every day, with maximum comfort. Love the one button one the back pockets, very breathable, super comfy shorts. I used them on trips, hiking, beach etc. Even dry`s pretty quick

July 23, 2022

Almost Great

Fit and comfort are top-notch; only drawback is how easily the material wrinkles. Still, because I only wear them casually, they are one of my Go To shorts and I will purchase other colors

July 14, 2022

Most comfortable shorts I own.

Great shorts, super comfortable, my favorite pair of shorts

July 6, 2022

Favorite shorts

Love these shorts, quickly purchased a second pair, also got my father a pair for Father's Day! Extremely comfortable, can wear in any condition.

July 4, 2022

In my opinion they are

In my opinion they are too big for the xxl size. The material crease very easy, but its tough, and that's the best thing about thoes short. Its a great work wear, but it does not work as a casual wear.

July 3, 2022


I was hoping for a simpler short - more baggies-esque but just in hemp. The button and zip fly hardware is just too much for this short, wish it was just the drawstring and elastic waistband. Also, the past two Patagonia shorts Ive bought, this one and another new one from this year, create MASSIVE pants-tents when sitting down and it is EXTREMELY ... Read Moreannoying, theres literally no way to stop it from happening. I would have thought Patagonia would do more field testing and realize this huge and undeniable design flaw before putting these shorts to market. I really wanted to like these but I think theyre going back. Note to Patagonia - keep it simple (why I like you), and do rigorous field testing, please and thank you.

Response from Patagonia
July 6, 2022

We appreciate your feedback on these "slim" fit shorts, and we'll be happy to help you with a return. You might prefer our [Men's Baggies Naturals](https://www.patagonia.com/product/mens-baggies-naturals-shorts-6-half-inch/58056.html?dwvar_58056_color=CHNN&cgid=root) which offer super clean lines in a "regular" fit design.

May 12, 2022

Shorts for everything

These shorts are so comfortable, I wear them for everything. Lounging, and hanging out or climbing. Very light and airy. Durable too.

November 9, 2021

Santa Monica Punching Bag

Thats right. I got these in the adroitly named pelican color, for the sake of fancy city and suburban brunches. Still, and I havent worn them other than trying them on, these cozy shorties make me want to buy an everlast bag and turn them into a classy old school workout short. With the short hem, I bought them to show off my hotshot quads. With th... Read Moree fit, I feel inspired to crank lunges and squats.

September 15, 2021

Great weight, ultra simple, appropriately stylish

It's been a long journey to find the right pair of shorts that are simple enough to be worn in casual/social circumstances but technical enough to not just be a heavy cotton sweatfest when I get moving. I really like the weight of these to keep me cool. These don't look like shiny polyester material and the cut is stylish with no excess p... Read Moreocketing or zippering. Great for every day casual shorts.

September 12, 2021

A little large

This is my second pair of these shorts. My first pair was true to size. This pair runs a little large. Slight inconsistencies with the fit. Overall, great shorts though.

September 2, 2021

Great shorts for going out and about.

Easily able to dress up or down. Great shorts!

September 2, 2021


Good for Dallas summer

August 26, 2021



August 14, 2021

Comfortable but

These shorts are super comfortable and I like how deep the pockets are. My only complaint is these shorts show off the plumbers crack when I bend over.

Response from Patagonia
August 16, 2021

Hey Jesse, thanks for the review. It sounds like a size down could potentially help with the plumbers crack issue you're facing. To begin an exchange, please click [here](https://www.patagonia.com/returns.html).

August 4, 2021

Super comfy

These shorts are awesome and super comfy!

July 4, 2021

Definitely on the bigger size

Definitely on the bigger size according to the size chart.

July 2, 2021

Awesome design and quality!

I really like how the shorts are designed. The drawstring makes me feel more casual and comfortable. I wear both colors all the time and like that I can relax in them at home, go out for walks/hikes, but at the same time wear them out in slightly more formal settings.

June 28, 2021

Favourite Casual Shorts

I originally ordered a medium which is the size I get for everything. These were a little large however, and loose around the hips so re-ordered a small. These are really amazing shorts though, great quality and style. Super impressed with hemp as a fabric.

June 27, 2021

Totally dig them

Super comfortable, very nice fabric, and I love that they have a button and zipper along with the drawstring

June 20, 2021

Great shorts, small fits different

Seem like awesome shorts, but the size small fits different than every other size small Patagonia bottom I have. Far too tight around the hip/butt, and I'm a pretty skinny dude. Looks odd. Returning, best of luck for people of different size or shape!

June 18, 2021

Worth every Penny!!!

These are the most comfortable, most well made shorts I have ever worn. Worth every penny

June 16, 2021

Great product

Great product

June 12, 2021

Easy-to-wear, great fabric

I really like these shorts! The fabric is cool to the touch with a subtle texture, which is great for the heat. But they're also basic enough not to draw too much attention. I'm a medium in some brands and a large in others. I saw the slim fit, so I ordered these in a large, and I'm glad I did for the fit in the legs and seat, but th... Read Moree waist is definitely a touch loose. I bought the Baggies Naturals in a medium at the same time but ordered a medium in those due to the relaxed fit, and I like how they fit, too, in the legs and seat but those are a little tight in the waist.

June 6, 2021

Rip easily

I've bought two pairs of these shorts. The fit and feel is what I expected. However, *both* pairs ripped right up the back, completely ruined, after very moderate use. I've never had this happen on any shorts I've owned in my life. Having it happen twice in a row suggests it's "them," not "me" that's the... Read More problem. I've always found Patagonia's stuff to be very durable and high quality, so this is a complete surprise. I'm really disappointed.

Response from Patagonia
June 8, 2021

Hi Ben! We're so sorry to hear this happened. This is not the level of quality we expect from our gear. Please reach out to our Customer Service Team to get set up with a warranty return.

May 17, 2021


The shorts are top notch. I needed a pair for work and I love them. I wear them all of the time. I love the elastic waste and button, plus the tie draw string which makes it a little more snug for when I lose a bit of weight over the summer. These shorts will be well worn and used in their lifetime! Thanks, Patagonia!

May 8, 2021

Great casual shorts, they are slim.

I was wary of these shorts given some of the reviews mentioning they're way too tight. While they are definitely slim fit, I would call the fit flattering rather than tight. I probably wouldn't be able to do a full split in these or kick an apple off someone's head, but I also don't expect to need to while wearing them.

April 22, 2021

Great light shorts

Love these for the spring and summer months. Light material and drys fast!

April 1, 2021

Great shorts

I now have 3 pair of these shorts because I love the fit. Im a bigger guy and finding shorts that are above the knee and fit my rear end is a hard combo but these do the trick!

March 28, 2021

Great Shorts

Wear them everywhere. Great casual shorts that feel comfortable and durable

September 1, 2020

Lightweight casual shorts

Very comfortable lightweight shorts, perfect for the summer!

August 21, 2020

Can't believe they even manufactured these

I have never put on a pair of shorts that fit worse. If any patagonia bottoms ever fit me, theyre size small. I have the baggies shorts in small that fit perfect. These are so tight around hips (not waist) that I could literally barely get them on and couldn't even fit my phone into the pocket theyre so tight. Comedically bad fit but a waste o... Read Moref emissions for how many people will order these and return them because theyre so different from all other size smalls. Maybe my pair was a defect but I doubt it - Patagonias sizing is all over the place recently

Response from Patagonia
October 29, 2020

Thanks for taking the time to provide feedback on the fit of these shorts. As always your satisfaction is guaranteed and you're welcome to [return](https://www.patagonia.com/returns.html) them.

July 13, 2020

Comfortable Shorts

Great casual shorts for around the house, walking, or doing yard work. They are lightweight and very breathable which is great for summers in Georgia.

July 13, 2020

Nice shorts!

Comfortable shorts that look pulled together and nice, win-win. These are super easy and comfy to wear.

July 13, 2020

Perfect comfortable summer short

Love the elastic waistband and the light, airy feel of the fabric. These are the perfect everyday summer shorts. The fabric does wrinkle easily, but I consider that part of the look.

July 10, 2020

Comfortable Shorts

Great casual shorts for around the house, walking, or doing yard work. They are lightweight and very breathable which is great for summers in Georgia.

July 10, 2020

Nice shorts!

Comfortable shorts that look pulled together and nice, win-win. These are super easy and comfy to wear.

July 9, 2020

Perfect comfortable summer short

Love the elastic waistband and the light, airy feel of the fabric. These are the perfect everyday summer shorts. The fabric does wrinkle easily, but I consider that part of the look.

June 26, 2020

Super comfy

A hybrid between the light feel of active shorts with breathable fabric and casual wear shorts. Really nice feel

June 23, 2020

A Bit Snug

Patagonia shorts have gotten snug over recent years. Small used to fit me but now they are a little tight and medium is too big. Oh well, nice shorts though.

June 19, 2020

Light and comfortable

Sometimes Patagonia shorts can run tight on my butt, these shorts have a great shape that is comfortable in all positions.

May 4, 2020

This year's cut is smaller than previous

These are great shorts. I have a pair from previous years and they are durable and comfortable. The quality of this model seems to be good too. However, these are cut much smaller than previous models. And going up to the L was too big. Too much variance from M to L in my opinion. Unfortunately, I returned them due to size.

August 23, 2019

Perfect shorts

A great combination of soft and sturdy. Plenty of pockets. Elastic and tie waistband give them real versatility. Sized appropriately in the waist and length.

August 15, 2019

Functional, But Could Fit Better

Fit is good on these - I'm 6' and have a 32 waist and they fit just fine (the elastic waistband with the added string pull help give you flexibility there). I really like the material these shorts are made from. The hemp/cotton blend makes them feel durable without feeling hot - which is good because I plan on trekking around Southeast As... Read Moreian in them. My only complaint with the shorts - and really my only complaint with Patagonia shorts and pants in general - is the fit. These are marked as a slim fit, but I would still call them pretty relaxed. I don't see a lot of slimming toward the knee and overall they are more baggy than tight. I've made my peace with that though, and since I looking for function over fashion these are going to work out great.

August 15, 2019

Lightweight All-Wear Hemp Volley Shorts

The shorts are cool and comfortable. I like the length and the 4 pockets and the draw string and the elastic waist. They just don't look that great, because they are always full of wrinkles. They come out of the drier that way and get worse as you wear them. I have 4 pair of the all cotton Shorts, style 86735 and they don't do that. They ... Read Morealways look better.

August 15, 2019

Great Everyday shorts

Strong build quality. Adjustable waist fit. Great color and material. Very comfortable. Will buy another.

August 13, 2019

Perfect Shorts

Unorganized thoughts: Lightweight, odor-resistant (unsure if by design), and perfect length. These shorts appear to also be stain resistant and the fit is great. I live in a supremely hot climate (regularly over 105F) and these shorts keep me cool and not stinky. My favorite feature might be how deep the pockets are. These are a must-have - don... Read More't hesitate... just buy them.

August 12, 2019

Great Shorts

Perfect shorts for everyday comfort, style and functionality. Fit is spot on (6’2” and a size 34 waist wearing large). Fabric softens nicely with wear but still holds shape. Waistband is comfy.

August 10, 2019

All-Wear Hemp Volley Shorts

Very comfortable and lightweight. They were just what I was looking for.

August 10, 2019

right length

great shorts, love the drawstring and appreciate the length as most shorts are way to long for me. Material very durable, easy to wash and iron

August 10, 2019

Great shorts

I’ve practically lived in these shorts since they arrived. Very soft, lightweight and dry quickly. Dressier than my baggies.

August 10, 2019


These shorts are true to size and very soft and comfortable. I love the waist band. Will be purchasing more.

August 10, 2019

They wrinkle too much. They

They wrinkle too much. They are too short.

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