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Flannel Classic Ex-Boyfriend Shirt in Akiva Plaid
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Flannel Classic Ex-Boyfriend Shirt in Akiva Plaid
Flannel Classic Ex-Boyfriend Shirt in Akiva Plaid
Flannel Classic Ex-Boyfriend Shirt in Akiva Plaid
Flannel Classic Ex-Boyfriend Shirt in Akiva Plaid
Product Details
Our signature tomboy button-down in forever-perfect plaid flannel. Ex-boyfriend shirt, next-boyfriend attitude.
  • True to size.
  • Cotton.
  • Machine wash.
  • Import.
Free shipping and free returns exclusively for Madewell Insiders
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Flannel Classic Ex-Boyfriend Shirt in Akiva Plaid

Flannel Classic Ex-Boyfriend Shirt in Akiva Plaid is rated 4.7 out of 5 by 38.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Fine Quality (but...) The fabric is absolutely amazing and is both solid and soft! I would say that color is a bit more creamy than it appears on the product pictures but is still very beautiful. It came a bit larger than I expected — the shoulders fit well while the body and sleeves run long. The only thing is that mine had a reverse pattern of the plaid, that is the thinner lines were on top of the thicker ones. May not be a huge problem, but could make a difference to a keen eye.
Date published: 2016-11-04
Rated 5 out of 5 by from True to size- Not oversized! Wow! This flannel was a good buy! It is thicker than most and also more flattering. It isn't oversized so it is slimming on. I was expecting baggy so I ordered an XS. (5'8 127). I returned it for a smal so I could throw it in the washer AND dryer.
Date published: 2016-10-07
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Love I hardly ever pay full price for things from Madewell (not in my budget), but I saw this top in the store and told myself that if it ever went on sale, I'd buy it. Well, it went on sale so I snatched it up. I've only had it for a week and I've already worn it several times because I love it so much. It's so cozy! I normally don't like flannel shirts because most are too thin, have weird colors or feel cheap. This is thick, quality flannel that has weight to it. The blue and white combination is beautiful. I haven't washed it yet but it seems like it will get softer over time for that perfect "lived in" feel. I am 5'3, 115 lbs, 32B, bought an XS and it is TTS (fitted but still relaxed). I would size up if you want a more oversized fit. The only thing that's odd is the sleeves are a bit short as mentioned in previous reviews. This doesn't really make sense, because I wouldn't say I'm someone with abnormally long arms. I usually cuff my sleeves anyway, so it's not a big deal to me.
Date published: 2016-10-04
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Perfect Flannel! I was looking for a flannel JUST like this. It's 100% cotton. The material is SUPER soft, thick and sturdy. It's long enough to cover my butt, so I can wear it with leggings and still feel work-appropriate. I'm a little nervous to wash it, but I'll probably just be extra careful so that it keeps its softness. For reference, I am 5'6" and about 140 lbs. I have wider hips, which can be an issue with longer shirts and tunics. I got the small, and it's perfectly comfy and a little oversized without being dumpy - and still wide enough to not bunch up around my hips.
Date published: 2016-10-03
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Softest stylish flannel I am 150lbs and 5'8". I ordered a medium and it fit perfectly and the quality of the fabric blows me away. It's definitely a boyfriend cut, it still looks put together and classy without being frumpy—and it's so so soft.
Date published: 2016-10-03
Rated 5 out of 5 by from This shirt is EVERYTHING Literally everything you could want in a flannel shirt. It's a true flannel- not a thin fashion version. I was worried I would be between sizes as I can generally wear a 2/4. I ended up going with the small and it's perfect. Usually "boyfriend" fit means oversized but that's not the case with this top. Great length, love the split hem at the sides. I'm going to live in this shirt this fall.
Date published: 2016-09-22
Rated 5 out of 5 by from love this shirt! This is exactly what a flannel should be...thick, soft, cozy flannel with rich colors. I love it! I bought it based on other reviews mentioning it was superior quality flannel, and that turned out to be true. It's my new favorite for sure. My only complaint is the sleeve length, which seems to be short for some reason in my usual size small. Not a huge deal since I usually keep the sleeves rolled up anyway, but a noticeable difference from my other Madewell shirts in that size, and I have short arms...
Date published: 2016-09-17
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Perfection! I cannot say enough good about this shirt. From the colors to the fabric to the fit, it is pure perfection! I have trouble wearing Madewell blouses since they are generally not cut for a larger bust. This top is an exception. It is a "boyfriend" fit, so it is a bit more generous. The added length makes it appropriate to wear with skinnies and leggings. I am 5'6", 145 lbs, 34DD and purchased this in size medium. The large fit ok up top but was too big everywhere else. Of note - the buttons are placed so that the blouse does not pull in front. This is a huge plus for busty girls.
Date published: 2016-09-09
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Best flannel shirts! This shirt is simply fabulous! High quality flannel that is thick and super soft. I love the plaid, the simple color combination and the fit. It is true to size with a relaxed fit. I machine wash and line dry my Madewell flannel shirts and they look like new even after years.
Date published: 2016-09-07
Rated 4 out of 5 by from The one I almost returned... Since the colors are darker (cream & country blue, not white & clear blue), & the pattern is large, it felt too "loud" on me. Although the sleeves are technically long enough, they feel (& look) short because the fabric doesn't drape & fall softly. With the rest of the shirt oversized, it's weird to have sleeves which aren't. The thickness of the fabric causes it to feel a bit binding at my elbows when I bend my arms (even with the sleeves rolled down). BUT... My husband convinced me that I was insane to consider it a "loud" shirt. :-) When I wear it, I actually love seeing the colors--they feel happy and restful. The whole shirt is a little "stiff" for a flannel because it IS thick--this affects how the sleeves fall & makes it all stand away from you a bit--but the thickness makes it feel warm & durable. Anthropomorphically, this shirt feels trustworthy. So I decided to love it for what it is. Biggish with weird arms & all. 5'5", 115#, bought size small.
Date published: 2016-11-21
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