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The Perfect Jean Short: Shadow-Pocket Edition
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The Perfect Jean Short: Shadow-Pocket Edition
The Perfect Jean Short: Shadow-Pocket Edition
The Perfect Jean Short: Shadow-Pocket Edition
The Perfect Jean Short: Shadow-Pocket Edition
The Perfect Jean Short: Shadow-Pocket Edition
Product Details
We remade our vintage-inspired Perfect fit jeans into a just-right pair of cutoffs (no scissors required). With an easy tall rise that you can wear high at the waist or low and slouchy, these supersoft shorts were washed and distressed before the back pockets were removed and replaced leaving what our design team calls a "shadow." Instant classics.
  • We recommend getting these in your usual size—they'll feel tight at first but stretch out juuuuuuust enough after a couple of wears.
  • 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 Cotton denim.
  • A perfectly worn-in dark indigo wash with chopped hems and hand-placed pockets.
  • Copper hardware; contrast stitching.
  • True to size.
  • 3" inseam.
  • Machine wash.
  • Import.
  • Select stores. 
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The Perfect Jean Short: Shadow-Pocket Edition

The Perfect Jean Short: Shadow-Pocket Edition is rated 3.5 out of 5 by 2.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Super flattering shorts Let's face it, high-waisted denim cut-offs can be tricky to wear. Too tight and they ride up; too loose and you look like you're wearing bloomers; too stiff and you're picking at them all day. These run large, which frankly I think is a good idea since it's better to err on the slightly roomier side with this look, so you might need to size down. Once you've found your size, though, they are SO flattering. They make you look long and leggy and there's just enough stretch in the fabric that they don't bunch or lose their shape.
Date published: 2017-06-29
Rated 2 out of 5 by from Runs LARGE I couldn't wait to receive these shorts but when I did, they were so large they fell right off. I am usually a size 25 in shorts ( 5'3" and 108 pounds) and these were almost 2-3 sizes too big. Besides the fact that didn't fit, they did feel like great quality and the shadow pocket was unique BUT i was a little disappointed in the way the fraying of the bottom of the shorts were portrayed in the second photo. They had no fraying at all and just looked like they had been cut with a razor. Definitely go off of the way the shorts look on the model versus the individual photo since that is definitely a truer photo.
Date published: 2017-03-29
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