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9" High-Rise Skinny Jeans: Ripped and Patched Edition
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9" High-Rise Skinny Jeans: Ripped and Patched Edition
9" High-Rise Skinny Jeans: Ripped and Patched Edition
9" High-Rise Skinny Jeans: Ripped and Patched Edition
9" High-Rise Skinny Jeans: Ripped and Patched Edition
Product Details
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 92% cotton/5% poly/3% elastane denim from Italy's Candiani mill.
  • A medium dark indigo wash with distressing and hand-placed tears, including an artful rip and repair detail on one knee.
  • Copper hardware, contrast 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.
  • Import.
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9" High-Rise Skinny Jeans: Ripped and Patched Edition

9" High-Rise Skinny Jeans: Ripped and Patched Edition is rated 4.2 out of 5 by 12.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Perfect jean My new favorite jeans! I was unsure about the high rise but the 9" is the perfect rise to ensure they don't show anything when you sit down. Ive worn these for probably 4 days in a row and they haven't stretched out, nor has the knee hole ripped further. I'm 5'8" and I got the regular length (I probably could've gone for the tall) but I like that I can wear them with booties and not have to roll them. Looking forward to wearing them with sandals in the spring. Now, what black ones to buy...
Date published: 2016-12-20
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Love! These are my new go to jeans! They have less stretch than my other Madewell jeans, and while I'm usually between a 26 and 27, I stuck with the 27 and they're pefect (125lbs, 5'2"). With being on the shorter side, these are a perfect length and appear to be almost cropped compared to my others. My only complaint, is yes like the other reviewer my patch is ripping. I knew this would happen since being on the petite side the hole fits perfectly on top of my knee. Taller gals will probably not have this problem since it'll most likely sit above your knee and avoid being stretched out.
Date published: 2016-12-11
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Super cool jeans! I have a couple pairs of Madewell denim, and these are by far my favorite. The style is really cool. They feel very sturdy and well made, and I'm not worried about the knee hole getting bigger or ripping more. They have a little less stretch then some of the other pairs I tried on in the store, and I actually like that because I feel like they will stretch out less as you wear them. I'm 5'2", 112lb and I got size 24. I was in between 24 and 25 and the store clerk recommended the 24 because she said you want them to be a little snug when you buy them. Past two pairs I bought fit "perfect" and they both stretch out too much for my liking. So if you are in between sizes I would recommend sizing down. Overall, love these jeans and highly recommend.
Date published: 2016-11-08
Rated 4 out of 5 by from TALL GIRLS READ These jeans are awesome! I'm in love with the wash, and they feel so good! Gotta be careful with The rips, but if you're scared of that then don't buy ripped jeans. However, I'm 5'11 and I got them in Tall and they are not as long as we long legged ladies would like. They stop right above the ankle, which works for a nice vintage feel, but not if my ankles want to be covered like regular length jeans are supposed to do. Even "taller" is only a 32" inseam and I personally need a 33-33.5. Overall I love them! Didn't return because they fit great everywhere else, especially my butt!
Date published: 2017-01-12
Rated 4 out of 5 by from new favorites despite patch ripping off these have quickly become my new favorite pair of jeans. they fit great and definitely have less stretch than other madewell jeans I have but I prefer this fit (27- 150 lbs. 5'9"). my patch started ripping off so I ended up just cutting it completely out (I didn't like how it looked half torn off) and they look really great still. overall, I'm super happy with these jeans but just beware that your patch has a good chance of ripping off
Date published: 2016-12-25
Rated 3 out of 5 by from Knee Patch Poorly Attached These jeans are adorable and look amazing the first time you try them on. However, if you plan on doing any bending of your knee, the patch will quickly deteriorate. After wearing them a total of 3 times, the stitching on the side of the patch fell out and it now hangs awkwardly off my knee and looks quite ragged and gross. Disappointed
Date published: 2017-01-09
Rated 2 out of 5 by from Patch ripping off I have only worn these jeans a few times. I follow all care instructions meticulously. Yet, the patch on the knee is ripping off. It is not due to the fact that I'm too big for these jeans—I'm not. I'm pretty small; 5'5" and 112 lbs. This is very unfortunate, as these jeans are not cheap, and I expected better quality from a company that calls itself "Madewell." Disappointed.
Date published: 2016-12-10
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Embracing a higher waisted jean Still getting used to wearing a higher waisted jean, but overall love this. I tend to like distressed looks, but appreciate the patches behind a few of the holes are likely going to make the product last longer and still fit the aesthetic. Very comfortable, with just the right amount of stretch, and look great with a wide variety of shoes.
Date published: 2017-03-17
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great Jeans These were my first pair of Madewell jeans and I love them. They fit true to size, although they are a little short (I'm 5'8"). They will be perfect in the summer.
Date published: 2017-01-18
Rated 5 out of 5 by from My first Skinnies in a WHILE I've been off of skinnies for some time, but I needed some to go with winter snowboots and such. The color on these is perfect, i love the high but not too high rise. I also love the distressed details. the best thing about these jeans is the thickness of the fabric. they really keep their shape and hold you in. My one criticism, the knee patch became unmatched in a matter of days. It's an easy fix, but I have been leaving it torn, not a deal breaker, it's not that noticeable. I will fix it eventually.
Date published: 2017-01-03
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