Flash some thigh in American Apparel's retro gym-shorts style ($36, American Apparel , 499 Queen West, 416-703-5146 and others, www.americanapparel.net).
Penguin prints groovy graphics on its mid-length drawers ($75, GotStyle , 489 King West, 416-260-9696, gsmen.com).
Sea greens and blues get blocked on Ben Sherman 's sporty trunks ($95, GotStyle ).
Montreal swimwear brand Shan tailors svelte surfer shorts ($150, 38 Avenue, 416-961-7426, www.shan.ca).
Take a swishy swim wearing this floral and iguana print pair ($198, Harry Rosen , 82 Bloor West, 416-972-0556, harryrosen.com) by French brand Vilebrequin.