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White Cotton Courier Shirt
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White Cotton Courier Shirt
White Cotton Courier Shirt
White Cotton Courier Shirt
White Cotton Courier Shirt
Product Details
We remade our perfectly oversized, slightly boxy shirt in weighty wear-it-anywhere white cotton twill. This beloved short-sleeve button-down is effortlessly cool—and so very versatile.  
  • 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.
  • Body length: 27 1/4".
  • Oversized fit.
  • Cotton twill.
  • Machine wash.
  • Import.
Free shipping exclusively for Madewell Insiders
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White Cotton Courier Shirt

White Cotton Courier Shirt is rated 4.3 out of 5 by 115.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from XXL... Finally! I'm a big fan of the Courier shirt with the foldable sleeves and longer length in the back. I generally wear a 16-18 so I can sometimes make an XL work at Madewell because of the generous fit but I'm THRILLED that XXL is now an option to give me a little extra wiggle room. This shirt's material is much thicker than the Central shirt, which I'm also a fan of. This feels like a heavy cotton (not quite as heavy as a utility shirt but almost) and the Central shirt felt like a thin button up. I chose this Courier shirt over the Central shirt in white. A must-have staple for every closet! Excited to see a modern short-sleeve option in white.
Date published: 2018-02-19
Rated 5 out of 5 by from White on I have two of the chambray couriers, two striped versions and felt it was time to add the white version to my stable. This shirt is a classic, reminds me of the white shirt and black trousers everyone wore in the fifties. I love this shirt, I am wearing shirts again thanks to Madewell, much appreciated. If you are busty, this style tames it, it you have some around the middle, this shirt hides it. Thanks Madewell.
Date published: 2017-09-08
Rated 5 out of 5 by from The perfect shirt This is the best shirt. Like the other reviewers said, the quality is really high. It seems that I ha e gotten used to getting a shirt that is practically see through. This one isn't! So right away I am loving it! (It seems that the last few purchases I made fromMadewell all have amazing quality and relaxed cool feel) The fit is really relaxed and cool! I have seen other reviewers worry on the sizing but I didn't have any problems. I usually wear a small and this one fit perfectly (for comparison I am 5 feet six inches tall and approximately 125 lbs. I have a slim straight build.) This shirt will go with everything - jeans,pants or a skirt (for the kind of Audrey Hepburn look). Don't miss this shirt. You will love it!
Date published: 2017-08-21
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Perfect Button Down! I've been eyeing this shirt for a while now and finally decided to just buy it. It is seriously awesome and fits really well. As others have stated, it has an oversized fit but the sleeves are really fitted. I typically wear a Medium and tried a Large for a bigger sleeve but it was too big everywhere else so I stayed with a medium. Will definitely be an all year shirt.
Date published: 2017-08-18
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Perfect white shirt Love the quality, style, and fit of this shirt! I was debating on getting XS or XXS. I took XS. XXS would've been okay too, just a bit snug in the shoulders, and I'd like a little room just in case it'll shrink after wash. For reference I'm 5,4" 33-26-36.
Date published: 2017-06-30
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Perfect top! I saw this top online and I went to my Madewell store to try it on. I tried the XXS since that was the only size they had in stock and it was a perfect fit. I have never worn an XXS in my life, but this top is quite over-sized. It's very well made and perfectly structured while also being incredibly flattering. The material is pretty thick, so you don't have to worry about it being see through. For reference I am 5'1 and 120 lbs.
Date published: 2017-06-07
Rated 5 out of 5 by from perfect white summer shirt I bought an xxs (usually buy xxs in courier shirts, otherwise get XS in tops) and I'm a 34B, shorter torso, 26 waist, 5"3 at 118#. You NEED this top! It is soooo versatile and goes with just about any kind of bottom: skirt, jeans, slacks, overalls, etc!
Date published: 2017-04-26
Rated 5 out of 5 by from This one will get lots of wears! I love this shirt. Quality is great, and its not see through which I love. I'm 5.'6, 135, 34 C and I ordered a XXS. It still has that 'over sized' feel to it and I love it, but i do wish I would have gone with the XS for an even more so over sized feel. I will echo what some other reviewers are saying about the sleeves, they are a bit snug. But overall, its an awesome, clean cute shirt. The shirt is super cute tucked in as photo shows as well!
Date published: 2017-04-03
Rated 5 out of 5 by from You need this in your closet I can't say enough about the courier shirts - I love the fit and style of them. This white cotton version is an absolute must. The two front pockets give it that little umph that it needs.
Date published: 2017-03-31
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Easy Workday I love this shirt! I'm tempted to buy more--it's the type of shirt I could wear every day. I'm 5'-7" and weigh 135#. I range between XS-M depending on cut/fit. I bought this shirt in a small, and it's perfect. The material is lightweight, but not too see-through, and it doesn't end up super wrinkly at the end of the day. My only slight complaint is that I have a slight athletic build, and the sleeves are just a tiny bit snug on my upper arms.
Date published: 2017-03-29
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