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High-Rise Denim Boyshorts: Button-Through Edition
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High-Rise Denim Boyshorts: Button-Through Edition
High-Rise Denim Boyshorts: Button-Through Edition
High-Rise Denim Boyshorts: Button-Through Edition
High-Rise Denim Boyshorts: Button-Through Edition
Product Details
With a super-flattering (and just-a-bit-vintage) high rise, these jean shorts are definitely on the sexy side. The button-through fly gives these cutoffs old-school appeal.
  • 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.
  • 4" inseam.
  • Premium cotton/poly/elastane denim from the renowned Orta mill.
  • Machine wash.
  • Import.
Free shipping exclusively for Madewell Insiders
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High-Rise Denim Boyshorts: Button-Through Edition

High-Rise Denim Boyshorts: Button-Through Edition is rated 4.7 out of 5 by 29.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Adorable! These shorts fit amazing and are super cute in person. I am 5'5, 130lbs and curvy. I usually wear a 27-28 depending on the brand but a 27 fit perfectly in these! I wish they made them in white!
Date published: 2017-05-10
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Exposed Buttons - I'm Hooked I went into my local Madewell to pick up a few things for an upcoming trip... my plan was to purchase the normal high-rise boyshorts, but I saw these in a photo in the dressing room and I just had to try them on. The fit is more or less the same as the normal high-rise, but the exposed buttons and whiskering just make a bit more interesting and flattering. After comparing, it was an easy decision to go with these. I ended up wearing them 4 out of 7 days in Mexico. They stretched the tiniest bit, but in the best of ways. I'm considering buying another pair to have on rotation this summer.
Date published: 2017-03-31
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Whoa I love these shorts Ok so I have the MOST DIFFICULT time finding shorts that I love, that fit well, and don't run up into my crotch. These are perfect. True, super cute vintage style! The only issue is that they run slightly large. I ordered my normal size 30 and I am going to exchange for a 29 and *fingers crossed* I hope they'll fit perfectly then. I seriously have 0 pairs of shorts for summer but this will be a staple for me now!
Date published: 2017-02-01
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Summer Staple Love these shorts! The denim is soft and forgiving. I actually sized up for more comfort on my end. I love the details of the button closure. I've already gotten so many compliments and even my sister went out and got a pair after she saw them on me. Definitely must have!
Date published: 2017-02-21
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Excited for summer Great shorts! Nice quality denim and the button through fly really adds to them. I am a solid 27 in Madewell jeans and ordered these in a 26. The 26's fit me with a little room to spare. I'm 5'6 and when the hem is rolled like in the picture, it comes a good inch or two past my butt, and you can unroll the hem if you want them longer. Really excited to have these as a staple in my summer wardrobe.
Date published: 2017-02-08
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Perfect Love these shorts, so happy I made the purchase. The perfect cutoff, classic look.
Date published: 2017-03-20
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Love them! These shorts are so comfortable and I love the buttons!
Date published: 2017-10-11
Rated 5 out of 5 by from The button-fly detail makes these a keeper These are definitely true to size--I thought I could get away with sizing up for a looser/more boyfriend style fit, but these are NOT the shorts for that. They have more stretch than expected, and are meant to have that tighter, curve-hugging fit. Sizing up just weirdly had too much fabric around the crotch area. Luckily I was able to exchange these for my usual size, and the fit is SO much better. They hit at a flattering length on the upper thigh. These will probably be my go-to high waisted shorts. This shade of blue is gorgeous, especially paired with the copper buttons. I have the denim jacket in Pinter wash (side note: the BEST jacket) and the shades are very similar. Giving 4/5 stars on quality only because the material is just a littler stretchier and less sturdy than I prefer, but definitely not a deal-breaker.
Date published: 2017-09-11
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Cute I ordered these shorts in a few sizes and ended up settling on the size 25. I'm 5'6", 123 pounds and they fit really nice. Love the button style.
Date published: 2017-08-21
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great fit. A little shorter than I expected. I love these shorts. I am 5'9" and they are a little shorter than I prefer so I uncuffed them. The buttons are super cute on the high waist.
Date published: 2017-08-11
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