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9" High-Rise Skinny Jeans in ISKO Stay Black™
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9" High-Rise Skinny Jeans in ISKO Stay Black™
9" High-Rise Skinny Jeans in ISKO Stay Black™
9" High-Rise Skinny Jeans in ISKO Stay Black™
9" High-Rise Skinny Jeans in ISKO Stay Black™
Product Details
Lean and sexy, this one's legs-for-days look comes from using best-of-the-best denim. The 9" rise has a supersleek effect, thanks to a tricky detail—Magic Pockets in front that offer an extra layer of holds-you-in sorcery for the slimmest, smoothest look yet (plus, a touch of added stretch ensures you're still totally comfortable). Bonus: These jeans were specially dyed to stay dark for longer than ever.
  • 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 88% cotton/8% poly/4% elastane ISKO Reform™ denim.
  • ISKO Stay Black™ retains its rich color through more washes.
  • Black oxide button, 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 ISKO Stay Black™

9" High-Rise Skinny Jeans in ISKO Stay Black™ is rated 4.5 out of 5 by 8.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Magic. Pockets. (Mic Drop) I cannot say enough about Magic Pockets! As a devoted shapewear user I couldn't imagine leaving the house without it until I came across these little miracles. Holds you in in all the right places and retains its shape. I bought the 9" in the stay black and white, and the white Calis. The stay black does have an odor as another reviewer pointed out, but honestly it just smells like vinegar and any denim aficionado knows to soak your dark denim in white vinegar to set the dye...the stay black has probably just done this process for me. True to size, but I promise you will look a size or two smaller in them.
Date published: 2017-04-13
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Perfect fit Finally a black jean that seems built to last in material and color. The magic pockets really are magic on my thin but apple shaped bod. I took my usual madewell size 27 in these and the length is perfect for my 5'4" height.
Date published: 2017-04-02
Rated 5 out of 5 by from True black jean! I needed a pair of black pants for work, and I work somewhere casual so I thought these would be a good fit. I haven't washed them yet, but they really are a true black jean and they have the magical reinforced pockets that I love! My only complaint is that they're a bit long. I'm 5'2", 106" and bought a size 24 - my normal Madewell size. They're a bit snug but a size up would make them baggier in the knees/ankles, so I have a feeling they'll break in perfectly. I just wish Madewell would make cropped/petite sizes! The biggest bummer was the smell of the jeans. They don't smell the best. I'm sure that'll change with the first wash, but it was just a little unpleasant when I opened the package/wore them for the first time.
Date published: 2017-03-30
Rated 5 out of 5 by from SO GOOD Just got these the other day. It's true - they stay black!! I washed them inside out w/clear detergent & laid flat to dry, no issues. Great work Madewell! I will say, I did notice they attract lint a little more than other jeans/clothes I wear, but it's totally worth it, and I carry a mini lint roller with me everywhere anyway.
Date published: 2017-03-21
Rated 3 out of 5 by from GREAT fit, GREAT color--hoping this pair of Madewell black jeans doesn't rip, too I'm giving this pair of jeans 4 stairs based on initial wear of less than a month (l4-5 wears). The fit is PERFECt, even while sitting down. It's truly black and I have to lint roll them frequently. I have not washed this pair yet. I just bought a second pair because the fit feels great and I like how black they are. Keep in mind that I wrote this review after wearing them a few times within a month. I've purchased black Madewell jeans in the past and those jeans have ripped only after a few times in the past. If you check out the reviews for many of the black jeans, there are plenty of initial great reviews for them, but after a few months of a style being out, you'll notice that many customers start to give bad reviews for their black jeans and complain about black jeans ripping after few wears. I'm hoping that this pair of Isko black jeans don't unexpectedly rip after minimal wear, too. It's a shame that I feel hesitant about the structural integrity about these jeans.
Date published: 2017-04-06
Rated 5 out of 5 by from perfect black pants LOVE these. The black really stays black. Hope they stay this great after many washes!
Date published: 2017-05-01
Rated 4 out of 5 by from A bit stiff I ordered these to replace my other black Madewell skinnies that became tie dyed after 2 washes! These definitely seem like they will stay black and I am happy to read reviews saying that they do. The cons so far, though, are that they don't seem to fit like my other Madewell jeans! They are rather stiff which make them feel like they are smaller than they actually are. Not sure if anyone has this problem. I haven't washed mine yet, and am afraid to in case I need to return them!
Date published: 2017-06-20
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Thick pair of black denim I previously owned the Lunar jeans and they were my absolute favorite pair of jeans - so comfortable! However, after a year's wear, they sadly ripped on me. I had sadly retire them but after reading the reviews for these, I decided to give them a try! Pros: +the denim is a lot thicker quality than the Lunar ones. (Hopefully this means that they won't rip either) +hug you in all the right places +they have those pockets that apparently make you look slimmer but I don't really see the difference compared to the other reviews +it's super black! I haven't washed them yet so I can't say that they'll stay this black My only con is: -compared to the Lunar ones, lint loves to stick on these jeans!!! I have so much lint on them by the end of the day
Date published: 2017-06-02
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