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High-Rise Denim Boyshorts in Faded Black: Button-Through Edition
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High-Rise Denim Boyshorts in Faded Black: Button-Through Edition
High-Rise Denim Boyshorts in Faded Black: Button-Through Edition
High-Rise Denim Boyshorts in Faded Black: Button-Through Edition
High-Rise Denim Boyshorts in Faded Black: Button-Through Edition
Product Details
With a super-flattering (and just a bit vintage) high rise, these cutoff jean shorts are definitely on the sexy side. The button-through fly gives 'em even more old-school appeal.
  • Monogramming available for US customers: To have this item embroidered with up to nine letters for $10 (free for Madewell Insiders), please call 866 544 1937.
  • Premium 99% cotton/1% elastane denim.
  • Fitted through hip and thigh.
  • Front rise: 10 3/4"; inseam: 3".
  • Machine wash.
  • Import.
Free shipping exclusively for Madewell Insiders
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High-Rise Denim Boyshorts in Faded Black: Button-Through Edition

High-Rise Denim Boyshorts in Faded Black: Button-Through Edition is rated 4.4 out of 5 by 31.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Just perfect I, like most women I know, have a hard time shopping for shorts. I love the high waist look but often the length is too short or the leg opening is too tight. Not with these. I disagree with the other reviewers who don't like the side slit- yes, it makes it harder to roll, but it gives that oh-so-needes bit of breathing room when you sit down. No more leg muffin! Want every color.
Date published: 2018-04-30
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great for my big butt and thighs. I am 5'7 and 165 lbs. These shorts are a must have if you have a big butt and thighs. My waist is smaller and the shorts hug my waist and give me moving room in the leg. The slits on the side are great, especially when sitting down. I think some people could size down. I got a 30 because I really wanted them to fit, but I think I could have gotten a 29 or even a 28. I feel more comfortable in looser shorts so I am fine that they are not as snug as expected. I will be buying more of these high waisted shorts for sure.
Date published: 2018-04-19
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Perfect Length I’m a 35 yo mom and I’ve been searching for jean shorts that don’t go up my booty. These are a perfect length w/o being too long AND they stay put on the hips! Get them. You won’t regret it.
Date published: 2018-03-22
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Back in high school in the 90's again! The buttons are so retro but back in the day they were called button-fly not button-through lol. I already own Madewell's button Cali and skinny jeans in a similar wash and couldn't resist adding a pair of shorts. I think I'm supposed to wear 23 to get the same fit as the model but I prefer my denim shorts loose. The 24 is comfortable on with more relaxed leg openings (5ft & 95lbs) and since I'm short they look better rolled up.
Date published: 2018-01-19
Rated 5 out of 5 by from The shorts I never knew I needed I'm not sure how I've gone my whole life without a pair of high waisted black denim shorts! These shorts are extremely comfortable, are a great length and have such a good looking wash. They are so versatile - they look great dressed up with a cute top or dressed down with just a tshirt and sneakers.
Date published: 2017-07-04
Rated 5 out of 5 by from perfect rise and perfect length I absolutely love these shorts. I am normally a 25 in madewell shorts and stuck with my normal size in these. I found them true to size (5'2" 108 pounds) and the inseam is most comfortable when left unfolded. If you want more of a cheeky look then of course you can roll them. I love the washed black look of these and the button fly. Gives them a vintage feel.
Date published: 2017-07-01
Rated 5 out of 5 by from FINALLY the hunt for stylish, not-super-short shorts is over. i wanna cry i'm so happy! finally a pair that properly covers my butt and feels comfy while still being super cute. i'm typically a 26 in jeans, but sized up to a 27 for these since i have a booty, and they fit great! can't wait to wear these every single day.
Date published: 2018-04-17
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Perfection Love these shorts, like all Madewell, the fit is great and stretchy. They are a bit short but still among my favorites!
Date published: 2018-07-03
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Looove I’m small but thick and always have a hard time finding shorts that are flattering on my thighs. I regret buying all the other jeans shorts I have so far this year because these are amazing!!!! I’m going back to buy another color!
Date published: 2018-06-30
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Buy these full price it’s worth every penny. I am 5’6 and 160 and a mom of a toddler. I have a pear shaped body, so a lot of shorts that aren’t meant to be bootie shorts, look like that on me. This is the FIRST pair of denim shorts I have ever worn that I feel confident in. They come up to the perfect spot on my waist, come down just below the part of my thigh I hate, don’t show my butt when I walk or bend over, and don’t give me hip dips when I wear certain pairs of under wear. Paired with a madewell flannel and some birks I am so comfy. I got these as a gift but I’m buying them in every color. My paycheck won’t be happy but my closet will. These will get loads of wear for many summers to come.
Date published: 2018-06-26
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