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Slim Straight Jeans in William Wash
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Slim Straight Jeans in William Wash
Slim Straight Jeans in William Wash
Slim Straight Jeans in William Wash
Slim Straight Jeans in William Wash
Product Details
At once relaxed and refined, these just-right straight jeans have a French-lady-with-a-capsule-wardrobe feel. Plus, the 9 1/2" rise has an extra layer of holds-you-in sorcery in front, thanks to our supersleek Magic Pockets.
  • Front rise: 9 1/2"; inseam: 28 1/2"; leg opening for size 25: 12 1/4".
  • Fitted through hip and thigh with slim leg.
  • Premium 88% cotton/8% poly/4% elastane denim from the renowned Cone® mill.
  • Machine wash.
  • Import.
  • 5'9"-5'11"? Choose Tall; 6' and above? Get Taller.
  • Monogramming available for US customers: To have this item embroidered with up to eight letters for $10 (free for Madewell Insiders), please call 866 544 1937.
  • Sizes 33-35 only available online.
Free shipping exclusively for Madewell Insiders
*For complete details, see our Shipping Policy.

Slim Straight Jeans in William Wash

Slim Straight Jeans in William Wash is rated 4.6 out of 5 by 98.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Best Jean ever Best Jean everI have five pairs of these jeans and two pairs of the summer version of this Jean, and I am so scared that you were discontinuing it as these are the best fit of any Jean I’ve ever had. They are comfortable,they look great,they are the right length,and I adore them;in fact, I am wearing right now Madewell shoes, T-shirt, and jeans; and I am 71 years old and I feel like a rockstar! I love Madewell and I love the staff in Mayfair!
Date published: 2018-05-07
Rated 5 out of 5 by from LOVE these - more washes please Love these more than any designer jeans, and I feel like I can actually live in them since they aren't that expensive. More washes please! The william wash was nice but it faded (after many washes) to a not so great blue. I took my regular Madewell size 25 - 5' 6" 115 lbs for reference.
Date published: 2018-05-02
Rated 5 out of 5 by from LOVE these. LOVE these jeans. Originally was looking for the Curvy Skinnies, but when they didn't have my size in stock, someone from Madewell suggested trying these and I'm so glad they did. They're the perfect slim fit without being super skinny at the ankle. LOVE the high rise, and the fabric is thick enough to feel sturdy but stretchy enough to feel comfy. I've definitely got a booty and the higher rise makes them very flattering. Fit very true to size. I hope they make these in more washes with less whiskering. They're so great!
Date published: 2018-04-05
Rated 5 out of 5 by from New favorite style I was hesitant to buy these because I have a ton of the cruisers and these seemed so similar. I was wrong! These are even better! They have a tighter fit but in a good way. The wash is great, they hit right at my ankle and look super cute with a pair of sneakers or sandals or loafers. I am 5’7”, 145 and went with a 28. They fit pretty tts.
Date published: 2018-03-16
Rated 5 out of 5 by from great jeans I have been wearing skinny jeans but not loving the tight feeling around my calves. Also, being 48, I wondered if I should try something different. These are perfect. They still look trendy and are teenage daughter approved but they are so much more comfortable than my skinny jeans. I am 5'8" and 145 pounds and a 29 fits well. They do not seem to stretch out much during the day which is good. I got the tall and they come to my ankle - with booties I have to roll them three times which is a little bulky and perhaps I would have liked the regular length. I may purchase another pair in the shorter length.
Date published: 2018-03-04
Rated 5 out of 5 by from stylish straight jeans that ran a bit long Based on the overwhelmingly positive reviews for these jeans and my experience with other Madewell denim, I was super excited to add the Slim Straight Jeans in William Wash to my collection. The dark wash is beautiful, with slight fading/whiskering. The high waist and magic pockets hold me in and feel great from the waist to thighs, but the bottom from the knee area down seem to loosen a bit on me after each wear. Even though the regular 25 fit well on my 5'5'' 115 lb. frame, I wish I had tried the 25 short so that the jeans came up above my ankle bone and maybe fit a bit tighter through the knees and calf area. I can still give them a little cuff or roll to get that shorter length though. Overall, I would recommend these as a versatile alternative to skinny jeans. However, I felt they ran a bit long on me compared to other styles in the same size, so consider that when purchasing yours.
Date published: 2018-03-01
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Thank god I found these! My beloved Alley Straight jeans got a hole in the inner thigh after about 2 years from the friction while walking. They were my comfy every-day, non-ripped jeans that I could travel in or wear to work without having to stuff myself into skinnies. It took awhile, but I was so glad to find these! I didn't want a 10"+ rise because I am only 5'3" with a bit of a belly, and the other ones I liked that fit well had the frayed, cropped bottom that I didn't want. These fit like a dream, and have an updated darker wash that I like a lot! I got the 29 and I weigh about 165. They fit well and should stretch a little as I wear them. The stretch is PERFECT and I can do a squat without any tightness and the waistband stays up. Can't wait to wear these everywhere.
Date published: 2018-02-21
Rated 5 out of 5 by from In love at first sight and try! I am a huge JCrew addict, but after trying the Madewell slim boy jean through their website, was intrigued to try more denim styles at Madewell. I am completely smitten with these Slim-Straight jeans with the hem. Material is amazing -- not too stretchy but a good weight and feel that holds you in and is still nice and soft. Wash is perfect for work or play. Love the signature "m" logo on the back pocket(CUTE!). The associates in store pushed me to go down a size since they said it would stretch, but I have not had that issue and since I wash at least once every 2 wears it should be just fine. I like the length and noticed that the leg opening is more narrow than the fringe hem version of this pant. I prefer this one much more, it is just a very clean look and can still be cuffed and look cute. I am only knocking off one star because I did notice after one wash the material on the backside is pilling, and I just hope that it is not necessarily a bad sign of quick wear...
Date published: 2018-02-17
Rated 5 out of 5 by from My new favorite jeans These jeans were made for my body. I feel so great whenever I wear them, which is at least 4x a week. They run a little big but mostly true to size. I am a 27 in madewell jeans and I got a 26 in these and they fit perfectly. For reference I am 5’7” 135lbs. The 26s hit right at my ankles like the model. I would buy these jeans in every wash they came in if I could. Please make them in black, and a lighter wash for the summer! I love them so much.
Date published: 2018-02-15
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Finally jeans that aren’t “skinny” jeans These jeans have a wonderful straight, slim fit. Just enough stretch to be comfortable and flattering on a curvy figure while still maintaining a structured and polished look. Finally jeans that don’t look painted on but fit well! They were a little tight at first but have loosened up just enough. I want to wear these everyday. I got the size 28. For reference I am 5’4” 140 lbs with curvy thighs and bum. Best jeans I’ve had in a long time!
Date published: 2018-02-12
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