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Indigo Central Shirtdress
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Indigo Central Shirtdress
Indigo Central Shirtdress
Indigo Central Shirtdress
Product Details
Our best-selling shirt is reborn as an effortlessly cool dress. Drapey and soft in indigo cotton, this is one to wear with tights and boots now and sandals later (so versatile).
  • 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.
  • Nonwaisted.
  • Falls 35 3/4" from highest point of bodice.
  • Linen/cotton.
  • Machine wash.
  • Import.
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Indigo Central Shirtdress

Indigo Central Shirtdress is rated 4.2 out of 5 by 12.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Easy spring/summer dress I love this dress. I have a similar shirt from last season, but the dress is made of a thicker fabric. This dress is short, I won't be able to wear it to work, but I'm excited to rock it over my summer break. I am 5'8" and about 145, I bought size large for the length and room around my wider, post-baby hips, it is boxy, but it works for me.
Date published: 2017-04-06
Rated 4 out of 5 by from will be a great summer dress I am always happy to find a lightweight denim dress to wear during the warmer/hot months. This is polished enough to wear to work on a casual day (depending on your office!), with the right shoes, but also a great option for running errands, weekend and relaxing. As it is advertised, it is a relaxed/oversized fit. The XS fits me well (5'4" 120) it is still loose, but not baggy or unflattering. The length is just right (a little longer on me than on the model pictured). It doesn't get 5 stars because the style isn't anything that is particularly amazing--it is cute and comfortable though.
Date published: 2017-04-27
Rated 3 out of 5 by from Unflattering fit I got this in S, and it was very bulky on me. I'm usually a size S or XS in Madewell tops. The sleeves are shorter on me than on the model, and they stick out instead of draping down. Very unflattering. The shoulders are also sewn to be bunched up around the collar, which did not look good on me at all. I will be returning this one.
Date published: 2017-04-27
Rated 3 out of 5 by from Not for girls with a booty! Let me start by saying that this dress is GREAT quality and a lovely nice weight chambray. The length is perfect and the shirttail hem is on point. It also fits quite large. I'm smaller on top with a small waist and carry my weight on my lower half. That being said, it was unflattering on my frame. It didn't do anything for my waist and kind of billowed out around my hips. I'm sure it would suit a straighter frame nicely. I discourage curvier girls but encourage straighter ones!
Date published: 2017-04-27
Rated 2 out of 5 by from a bit too short for me loved the fabric but it was a bit too short for me. more tunic length than dress length, in my opinion. had to put it back but would have loved it otherwise.
Date published: 2017-04-12
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Relaxed, Easy Dress Absolutely love this dress. Wasn't expecting this to be as flattering as on the model, but it is! I'm 5'4" around 110, I usually get XS here and this XS fit pretty darn well. A little oversized but pretty perfect length (about two inches above the knee) and good sleeve room. Minus one star for thinner fabric; it's definitely a thin women material vs. actual denim. Also wrinkles easily so this is definitely a casual piece. Pockets are a plus. Quality of the stiching isn't fantastic, seams around the pockets and along lower hemline needed trims. Worth the sale value for style and ease.
Date published: 2017-04-27
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Perfect Casual Dress Tried it on on a whim and loved it!! It runs a little big, so I sized down. Love the linen and cotton - great way to stay cool in the summer. I didn't expect to like the ruching on the shoulders but it is very flattering. Perfect length for a petite girl.
Date published: 2017-05-17
Rated 5 out of 5 by from So Comfy This is the softest dress and is going to be perfect to stay covered up top but still comfortable in the summer. I'm also usually a little weary of gapping between the holes in button-up dresses but so far so good - no peep shows!
Date published: 2017-05-17
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Perfect summer dress This dress is super lightweight and perfect for the summer! And the pockets make it even better. Got it on sale and couldn't have asked for better quality! Runs slightly large but i think that's how its supposed to fit.
Date published: 2017-05-15
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great summer dress Stats: - 5'5' - 105lbs - Typically wear XS with Madewell The fabric is light, but is structured enough to hold shape. Wrinkles can be easily steamed out. The cut is also belt-friendly, meaning that if you decide to belt it for a less casual look, the back doesn't billow out. It's actually still flattering. Like the other review said, the sleeves stick out a bit, but that isn't a huge issue. In terms of sizing, I would actually size down since I have more narrow shoulders and the dress can look a bit overwhelming. They were out of XXS (I purchased at the store for an extra 30% off), so I got the XS and I'm still pretty happy with the dress.
Date published: 2017-05-03
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