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The Perfect Summer Jean in Fitzgerald Wash
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The Perfect Summer Jean in Fitzgerald Wash
The Perfect Summer Jean in Fitzgerald Wash
The Perfect Summer Jean in Fitzgerald Wash
The Perfect Summer Jean in Fitzgerald Wash
Product Details
With its waist-accentuating high rise and tapered legs, our vintage-inspired summer style is here to stay (call 'em "mom jeans"...if your mom was a '90s supermodel). Washed down for a supersoft finish, this 100% cotton pair will feel tight at first, but break in perfectly after a couple of wears.  
  • We recommend getting these in your usual size—they'll feel tight at first but stretch out juuuuuuust enough after a couple of wears.
  • Front rise: 11"; inseam: 28"; leg opening for size 25: 12 3/4".
  • Sits above hip, fitted through hip and thigh, with a slim leg.
  • Premium 100% cotton denim from Italy's renowned Candiani mill.
  • Machine wash.
  • Import.
  • 5'4" and below? Try our short inseam; 5'9"-5'11"? Choose Tall.
  • 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 on
Free shipping exclusively for Madewell Insiders
*For complete details, see our Shipping Policy.

The Perfect Summer Jean in Fitzgerald Wash

The Perfect Summer Jean in Fitzgerald Wash is rated 4.1 out of 5 by 480.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Perfect fit I have to say that this is my first pair of high rise jeans. I was hesitant on how the style would look on me, but I love these. These have minimal stretch, but mold to the body. Wouldn't trade them for any other pants!
Date published: 2018-07-12
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great summer jeans Perfect pair of jeans for summer! I love the light wash. They have a looser fit but hug in the right areas so it is still flattering. It's a more flattering, updated mom jean. They do run a little small as there is no stretch to these jeans. I normally wear a 24 and I bought these in a 25. Even the 25s were a little tight when I first bought them but they loosened up after one wear.
Date published: 2018-07-12
Rated 5 out of 5 by from SUPERB SUMMER JEAN!!!! LOVE THIS JEAN and with other reviews wear it awhile in your regular size because it will stretch out. SOOOO COMFY and soft right out of the package, too. HIGHLY RECOMMEND.
Date published: 2018-07-01
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Buy These! I went to the store to buy a purse and left with a purse AND these jeans. They are adorable! I am 5'4", 110 lbs and always wear a 00 or 23 in Madewell pants/jeans. I bought these in a 23 and the fit is amazing. I agree with the other reviewers, they fit very snug at first (even a bit difficult to slide over the hips and mine are narrow). I did the new jean squat and sat down in them, and decided to listen to everyone's advice and stick to the tighter fit. I'm so glad that I did. I wore them out that evening, ate a huge dinner, and they never felt tight. They actually do loosen up a bit, without bagging or needing to pull them up every five minutes. The denim is buttery-soft and beautiful light color. They make your shape look amazing due to the higher waist. I am only 5'4", so I had to cuff mine (but they were like that in the store anyway). I got loads of compliments on them, and I don't regret my purchase one bit! I'm going to wear the heck out of these!
Date published: 2018-06-18
Rated 5 out of 5 by from TALLER PLEASE I have been looking for the perfect summer jean just like this one, but need it taller for my 6'2" long legs...please please please make this jean in TALLER!!!
Date published: 2018-06-10
Rated 5 out of 5 by from The only jeans you need! I know these are called the perfect summer jean, but you need these bad boys in your life all year round. You get the cool-girl vintage look without having to search high and low. Plus, the price point is perfect so there's no shame in buying a new pair every year. My favorite part is the fit: straight leg and hiiiigh rise. Since they're 100% cotton, the jeans start off a little tight, but once you start strutting your stuff, they fit like a glove. That being said, start off with your true size—they need to be comfortably tight from the get-go. Don't size up! You will regret it.
Date published: 2018-05-24
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Fixed my weird butt I don't believe in magic, but these jeans made me question that. Somehow turned my weird butt into a cute, perky, well-spaped gem. Fit true to size. I'm 130 pounds, 5ft. 7 and bought a 27. Time to blow my savings on more pairs!
Date published: 2018-05-24
Rated 5 out of 5 by from New favorite jeans I've always been resistant to light-wash jeans but saw some women around NYC who really made the look work. When I tried these, I fell in love with how they looked on me. I'm 5'2" and about 100 pounds and went with a 23 regular. I could've worn the short size but wanted to be able to cuff them once, and with my big hips and rear (for my size), I thought the regular looked better and gave me a little more space. These make me feel sexy—not necessarily feminine but cool and together. (And they make the aforementioned big hips and rear look great.)
Date published: 2018-05-22
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Perfect jeans for any occasion I love these jeans! My first pair I got in a 28 and they are a bit tight on me, but very flattering. I’m typically a size 29 in jeans (including Madewells) but sized down according to reviews. The 28 size is a bit tight on my waist and thighs, so I got a size 29 to try afterward. The 29 is very loose and almost like a boyfriend jean. Very laid back, quick errand type feel. But still very stylish, however very loose on the bum and crotch area. I like both jeans for different reasons. Highly suggest ordering a couple sizes and trying them for yourself. You won’t be disappointed! My favorite jeans in style. They stretch after washing significantly, so keep that in mind when trying on.
Date published: 2018-04-27
Rated 5 out of 5 by from The Pinup Mom Jeans You Didn’t Know You Needed I’m obsessed. As I was told, and found to be true, they are very snug at first but then the soft classic denim material molds to you. These are great if you have an hourglass shape like me. I’m 36-26-37 and wear a 26 in their stretchy jeans but in these I sized up to 27 for comfort, because I have wide hips and a fit derriere. I tried the 26 on and could get the zipper up but if you’re like me and get gassy from too tight of things on your tummy...size up one! I loved these so much I just got a pair of the darker option with embroidered daisies which will be perfect for summer (on sale and add’l 30% off!?!). I ordered the daisy ones online and also got a 27, and they fit the exact same way as these. These are the cutest! TLDR: size up one from your stretchy denim size if you want to be able to eat and breathe and move and sit, they’ll still be super cute and flattering. They look great with summer sandals! Try a cute platform to complete the vintage look.
Date published: 2018-04-27
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