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9" High-Rise Skinny Jeans in Black Sea
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9" High-Rise Skinny Jeans in Black Sea
9" High-Rise Skinny Jeans in Black Sea
9" High-Rise Skinny Jeans in Black Sea
9" High-Rise Skinny Jeans in Black Sea
9" High-Rise Skinny Jeans in Black Sea
Product Details
Your favorite black jeans are back (we got your memo, in other words). Lean and sexy with a 9" rise (right in '70s rock-muse territory), this one's legs-for-days look and supersleek effect come from using some of the best denim in the world.
  • 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 93% cotton/5% poly/2% elastane denim made with ISKO Reform™ technology.
  • Rich black wash with cool cutoff hems and artful hand-placed tears at the knees.
  • Matte silver hardware, tonal stitching.
  • Sit above hip, fitted through hip and thigh, with a slim leg.
  • Front rise: 9"; inseam: 28 1/2"; leg opening for size 25: 9 3/4".
  • Machine wash.
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9" High-Rise Skinny Jeans in Black Sea

9" High-Rise Skinny Jeans in Black Sea is rated 3.9 out of 5 by 115.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Worth every penny! So many of my friends have suggested Madewell jeans to me and I finally gave in. These are my second pair of MW denim and they're amazing! They don't bag out, they have some stretch but don't feel like you're wearing jeggings. Distress is in all the right places, love the rough cuff too. Rise is perfect, definitely won't be my last pair. Not the blackest of denim but I kind of prefer the faded colour. If you're looking for super black denim these are not the pair for you.
Date published: 2017-05-03
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Everything about them is perfrct I have a love/hate relationship with the 9" rise. When it's done well, it's an awesome slimming wonder, but when it's wrong it is either muffin top tourniquet torture, or makes me look blocky. These fall into the former category of perfection. They are stretchy, but not shapeless, the rips are in the right place, the length is spot on (I'm 5'7" and these hit right at the ankle with no pooling), and the waist is heavenly. Always do this, Madewell. Whatever sorcery you're using for these, keep it up.
Date published: 2017-03-10
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Love these jeans, but listen to associates on sizing This was my third pair of 9" high-rise jeans, but my first pair in my true size (27). I'm 5'8"/135, and usually I buy my jeans a size up to give a more relaxed feel, so I got a 28 for my first two pairs of 9" high-rises (one white, one a light denim wash). I really wish I had listened to the sales associate who said to buy a size down. The 28s are now so loose in the waist that I have to wear a belt to keep them up. The 27s made my legs look like muscle sausages when I tried them on in the store, but instantly gave once I wore them and now have a more relaxed fit. Next time I might even try the 26s. Self-inflicted size complications aside, I love these jeans. Seriously though, legs for days. They're awesome.
Date published: 2016-10-07
Rated 5 out of 5 by from believe the hype i hate to say it but i am skinny fat. that means i have cellulite and i am in terrible shape right now. the dreamy part about these jeans is that they create a total lie that my body is not the mess that it currently is. haha. they fit wonderfully, are very great on curves (i'm a 26 but with a high hip to waist ratio)- the length is good, the wash is perfect. I think i am going to marry these jeans and have baby jean babies. seriously though- i am online right now to see if this style comes in any other washes. i love them so much I might need to buy a back up pair.
Date published: 2016-09-01
Rated 5 out of 5 by from The perfect jeans! I am a thick size 2 but not quite a size 4. So I ordered a 26 and these jeans are perfect because of the stretch in them. They are so comfortable just like Madewell claims. I am definitely going to buy more in different colors. I like to wear them with a relaxed tee and Birkenstocks. I also don't have long legs and I'm 5'4 and the length is perfect
Date published: 2016-08-13
Rated 5 out of 5 by from They are back!! these are AMAZINGGGGGG. I purchased my first pair over a year ago and nearly cried when they started to tear from too much wear. So excited they re-released them and just purchased my 2nd pair, contemplating getting a back-up as well. GET THEM.
Date published: 2016-07-27
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Madewell Jeans never fail These jeans are nothing short of amazing. The perfect stretch without over stretching throughout a days wear. Definitely worth the price. The stretch absolutely caters to a woman with (me!) or without hips.
Date published: 2015-07-10
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Exactly what I was looking for! I am so picky about my jeans and Madewell gets it right everytime! These ones are cute and comfortable. The perfect stretch, rise and the length is so great on me. I am 5'4' and usually wear a size 30 and these fit perfectly. They are a worn out black color and I was worried that I wouldn't like the ripped bottom hem but it looks great!
Date published: 2015-04-03
Rated 5 out of 5 by from BUY THEM! Buy all of them. From here on out I will only be purchasing my denim from Madewell. These jeans are incredible. First off, they fit like a glove. No weird 'runs small' or 'runs big.' They are high rise, but fall a half inch or so below the belly button, so you don't look like you have a FUPA. They have the perfect amount of stretch, but still have great denim integrity. I've been wearing them for three days straight and they still feel like I just took them out of the washer. The black is more of a washed black, or charcoal, but I don't mind it because the dye is even. There's no faded areas in the butt or thighs. The thread on mine is black however, and in the photos it looks more white or grey, I like it black though. The rips fall right above my knees because I have long legs, but It still looks great. $120 was a little out of my price range, but with the demin donation it knocked the price down to 100 and some change. Totally worth it. For reference I'm 115 lbs, 5'7, and a 25 fits perfect.
Date published: 2015-03-06
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Love these jeans! The fit is perfect. Not too tight, not too loose. I love them and want to wear them all the time! I am 5'4" 120 lbs and the 26 fits perfectly.
Date published: 2015-05-27
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