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Ella Shorts, Ocean Blue

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AUD $170.00






Nothing says ‘summer’ like the wash and wear, no ironing required convenience of our Ella wide leg shorts. Lightweight, cool, and super comfortable, they provide coverage to the knee and can be easily adjusted to provide even greater coverage thanks to their generous hem allowance. Made from premium quality linen twill, the ocean blue colourway is detailed with contrasting white top stitching and features four large pockets, and a handy hanging loop.


  • Wide leg with coverage to the knee
  • 5cm elasticated waist
  • Side inseam pockets
  • Back patch pockets with contrasting white top stitch
  • Faux fly with contrasting white top stitch
  • Herringbone hanging loop at back
  • Contrasting white top stitch on hem
  • 10cm hem allowance for below-knee coverage adjustment
  • Made from premium quality linen twill

Our model wears size 10. She is 175cm tall with a 74cm waist, 89cm hips, and 88cm bust.


Please use the following size guide to help you choose the best fit. If the size you choose isn’t quite right, simply use our free and easy returns service to obtain a full refund or store credit.

Size (cm) 8 10 12 14 16 18
Bust 83–93 94–98 99–103 104–108 109–113 114–118
Waist 70–74 75–79 80–84 85–89 90–94 95–99
Hips 88–92 93–97 98–102 103–107 108–112 113–117

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Our Ella shorts in ocean blue are made from premium quality linen twill. To maximise the life of the fabric—and your enjoyment of the garment—please follow these care instructions:

Do Don't
  • Wash separately
  • Use cold or lukewarm water
  • Hand or gentle machine wash with a mild soap
  • Drip or line dry in shade
  • Warm iron
  • Bleach or brighten
  • Soak
  • Wring
  • Tumble dry

Linen is naturally antibacterial and odour-resistant, so your Ella shorts may not require washing after every wear. Simply hanging it to air between wears may be enough.


Frkse is an ethical, Australian-made womenswear label and proud member of the slow fashion movement. Our Ella linen shorts—and every other women's shorts that carry our name—is a product of sustainable design, ethically manufactured in Melbourne with complete transparency on sourcing and fabrication:

Premium linen twill – Rossini Fabrics, Melbourne

Elastic – Jackstock, Melbourne
Cotton Herringbone Ribbon – Jimmy Buttons, Melbourne

Garment Label
Organic Cotton – JM Label, China

Care Label
Organic Cotton – JM Label, China

Blue Ray Fashion, Melbourne


We offer free, carbon-neutral delivery and returns on all domestic orders via Australia Post, and aim to despatch every order within 24–48 hours of receipt. ‘Click and Collect’ is also available during business from our North Fitzroy studio. You can view our full delivery policy here.

We also offer a full refund or store credit on returned full-priced items and cover the return postage cost on initial returns within Australia, free of charge. You can view our full returns policy here.


We offer a variety of secure online payment options, including:

  • Visa, Mastercard and American Express
  • Paypal
  • Buy now pay later with AfterPay and Klarna
  • Express checkout with Apple Pay and Google Pay
  • Store credit (you must log in before check out)
  • Frske Online Gift Vouchers


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We gratefully acknowledge the Wurundjeri People of the Kulin Nation, who are the Traditional Owners of the land on which we create.
We respect their continuing connection to land, waters, and culture, and recognise that sovereignty has never been ceded. We pay our respects to their Elders past, present and emerging.

Frske® and Dress Circle® are registered trademarks of Frske Pty Ltd ACN 91 624 664 080.

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