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Stripe-Play Button-Back Tee Dress
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Stripe-Play Button-Back Tee Dress
Stripe-Play Button-Back Tee Dress
Stripe-Play Button-Back Tee Dress
Product Details
Lightweight and breezy, this striped dress has buttons all the way down the back. A no-brainer to wear on repeat all season long.
  • Nonwaisted.
  • Falls 34 5/8" from highest point of bodice.
  • Linen/rayon.
  • Hand wash.
  • Import.
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Stripe-Play Button-Back Tee Dress

Stripe-Play Button-Back Tee Dress is rated 3.9 out of 5 by 15.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from My new summer staple This dress is perfection! Recently, Madewell dresses are a 50/50 hit or miss for me, and I'm so happy that this turned out to be an absolute hit. I'm 5'7" and bought my usual size small. The fit is just as it looks on the model - perfectly oversized without being shapeless and the length is just right. The only thing I would change is the buttons - I'd love to see this with a wooden button instead of white.
Date published: 2017-04-22
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Comfort is the key word here I walked past this dress in the store window, did a double take, went into the store to try it on, and bought it. It's cute. It's simple. It will make me feel put together in the middle of a Texas summer. It is also shapeless and the colors are kind of bland. I can see why some love it and some hate it. I vote for trying it on to see how it feels. I felt comfortable and for this mama, who is always running after her 2 kids, it works for me.
Date published: 2017-05-17
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Very cute dress, flattering for many body types I bought this dress recently while 8+ months pregnant. It fits true to size at M, which was my pre-pregnancy Madewell size. Received a lot of compliments on it, and it is also breezy and easy to wear on a hot spring day. I took a star away because the internal stichting was inconsistent. One side was well stitched while the other side was shoddily done. So much that the arm hole ripped 1.5 inches on the bad side within the first hour with regular wear. Too bad the tags were removed, but a little needlework took care of that. Also, note that it is not 100% linen. Has around half of synthetic materials to prevent wrinkles I suppose.
Date published: 2017-04-22
Rated 3 out of 5 by from Super Cute for Summer I love this dress! It's got a casual summer vibe and it's easy to wear. My only complaint is that the bottom buttons don't really stay closed... I got out of my car for work and the bottom two buttons had come undone! So make sure you're careful. I got a small and it fit perfectly (I'm 5'4", 125 lbs, athletic build).
Date published: 2017-05-05
Rated 2 out of 5 by from Depressing I bought the Novel dress recently and loved it. I purchased this one, as it looked like it could be a similar shape, and other reviews were really positive. The fit and fabric are fine, not great, the shape is a little too boxy, the stripes and colors are kind of blah. It all comes together though, for a sort of Edwardian prison/workhouse laundress look, if you're into that.
Date published: 2017-05-09
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Perfect Summer Dress I'm a 25 jean, 5"7', 122lbs, 34c, small top, I purchased this dress in an xs and fits perfectly. It lays really well and the perfect length! When I tried it on in the store I immediately asked my sales associate for more colors to purchase. Make more colors please!!!!
Date published: 2017-04-24
Rated 5 out of 5 by from love this I just got this at the store. It's an inch longer on me than the picture, I'm 5'8". It has enough fabric in the hem to take it down an inch, which I may do. I haven't washed it yet, but Madewell says fabrics are pre-washed and don't shrink. Love the easy style, it's a draped linen, and flattering on my curvy figure. Runs true to the size chart.
Date published: 2017-04-18
Rated 2 out of 5 by from Too baggy...not flattering. Expected better from all these good reviews! I was really excited to try this dress on because it got such rave reviews on here...I'm really surprised people love this dress so much, because on me it ran huge and was unflattering! The fit it supposed to be boxy and oversized, but I just found it very unflattering. The fabric/material is nice but overall the dress is not as cute as I had expected. It's still a nice casual dress if you prefer a looser fit, but I did not find it as cute as these online reviews made me think it would be!
Date published: 2017-04-24
Rated 2 out of 5 by from Really unflattering I was so excited to try this on, but it was incredibly unflattering. The cut and pattern made me look pregnant and the dress ballooned out around the hips. I had hoped it would be a boxier fit.
Date published: 2017-04-28
Rated 3 out of 5 by from Pockets are usually a good thing... I tried it on in the store and the fabric was great quality and the fit pretty darn great... Everywhere but the hips. Pockets are usually my jam but not on this dress! The boxy shape only turned kinda weird at the hips where the pockets were located. Bummer!
Date published: 2017-05-01
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