• PLEATED SHORTS photo | Jennifer Lopez, Olivia Palermo

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Published: Monday July 01, 2013 16:00 PM EDT

2013

PLEATED SHORTS

We used to think of these as a fate worse than mom jeans, but non-mom Olivia Palermo and cool mom Jennifer Lopez (in an Alice + Olivia design) have us reconsidering the conservative bottoms.