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Sophie's Other Choice: Maurie & Eve vs Theory

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We like to shop online as much as we like to shop on foot. But sometimes, the overwhelming selection of web merchandise leaves us torn between two similar items. Here, we'll ask you to pick for us. Call it Sophie's Other Choice. Feel the need to explain your decision? Hit up the comments.

On the left, we have Maurie & Eve's high shorts in black. Cost: $141.90 on Crucial details: 65% poly and 35% wool, hand wash cold, 15" in length, double button front closure.

On the right, we have Theory's Ruby short in Marlin. Cost: $160 on Crucial details: 62% linen, 36% viscose, 2% spandex; dry clean only; trouser pockets; 12" in length; cuffed hem with tab closure.