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High-Rise Denim Shorts: Patch Pocket Edition
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High-Rise Denim Shorts: Patch Pocket Edition
High-Rise Denim Shorts: Patch Pocket Edition
High-Rise Denim Shorts: Patch Pocket Edition
Product Details
With a super-flattering (and just-a-bit-vintage) high rise, these jean shorts are definitely on the sexy side. Patch pockets give them a cool '70s feel.
  • Premium 95% cotton/4% poly/1% elastane denim from the renowned Orta mill.
  • Fitted through hip and thigh.
  • Front rise: 10 3/4"; inseam: 3 3/4".
  • Machine wash.
  • Import.
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High-Rise Denim Shorts: Patch Pocket Edition

High-Rise Denim Shorts: Patch Pocket Edition is rated 4.1 out of 5 by 14.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Finally!! I’d been trying to find cute denim shorts that were not cutoffs or a rolled hem (not an easy task) for my spring/summer wardrobe and these did not disappoint! The front pockets give these shorts a retro feel, which I LOVE, and add just enough detail to make them fun, not frumpy. The rise is perfect and so is the inseam. Purchased my normal size 26 and the fit was spot on. I am 5’5”, 125 lbs, size 2-4, with a lean and muscular body type for reference.
Date published: 2018-05-11
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Comfy & Cute These shorts are so so comfortable! I already know that these are going to be my go-to shorts for the summer. You can easily pair with any top, sandal, or sneaker.
Date published: 2018-03-23
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Cant wait to wear these shorts! Great staple piece to wear with everything! Arrived in time...great for spring and summer...
Date published: 2018-04-12
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Modern 70s look These shorts are the best version of a modern 70s look. They sit right at the waist and fit like a glove. I’m 5’6”, 125 lbs, usually wear between a 25 and 26 in jeans and these shorts are perfect in a 26. Not too tight and not sagging either. Makes my legs look super long and sleek. Happy customer with these!
Date published: 2018-05-16
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Comfortable and cute! These shorts are very comfortable. They have a good stretch to them and come up high, to my belly button on me, I’m 5”5. I think there a good length as well, ideally I would want them just a tiny bit longer, I prefer longer shorts, but they still are fine! I always wear a 28 in pants and that is what I ordered these in, I’ve gotten three different pairs of shorts from Madewell in a size 28 and found them all to be slightly larger than that size usually is on me. I’ve never tried sizing down, I just work with them being a little bigger, but just as a heads up! I’m 145 lbs for reference.
Date published: 2018-05-03
Rated 4 out of 5 by from High rise shorts I am very fond of high-rise anything! I am 41, somewhat curvy (more on the bottom half), 5‘9“ and 155 pounds. I Purchased the size 29, and they are true to size. While the short is great quality, I’m not crazy about the style, especially for my age. The style may look better on somebody who isn’t as curvy or concerned about showing too much leg. The high-rise isn’t as flattering as what I thought it was going to be, on these shorts. That is the reason for the four star review.
Date published: 2018-04-04
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Great for Thicker Thighs I bought these shorts on sale and they are well worth the sale price. They have a wider leg opening and a fairly high rise. I sized up from my usual size 27 in madewell jeans to avoid having any unflattering tightness, but I wish I would have stayed true to my 27 because the waist stretches out and the crotch sags. I gave a 4/5 because I don't love the wash-- it's not terrible, but I would prefer it to be a lighter wash.
Date published: 2018-05-18
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Eh So I knew buying shorts that are final sale would be risky but I did it anyways and I’m definitely regretful. The fit is strange, it’s very stretchy denim and the shorts, unrolled, flare out a bit and look weird but if you roll them up the shorts get way too short! Bummed by these.
Date published: 2018-05-18
Rated 4 out of 5 by from One side still Rides up to my leg I don't wear shorts that much because I always run into that problem when one side of the shorts always rides up to my leg. I bought these shorts because the material looks hard enough that I thought t maybe these won't ride up this time. Although the problem still occurred, they are cute regardless and I would wear them more often when it gets warmer.
Date published: 2018-04-30
Rated 4 out of 5 by from They look backwards! I tried these on and they fit great and felt great, but something just didn’t seem right... then I realized they looked like I had them on backwards! The style of the front pockets belongs on your backside.
Date published: 2018-04-28
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