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Modern Tie-Front Top
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Modern Tie-Front Top
Modern Tie-Front Top
Modern Tie-Front Top
Product Details
Part office-to-after shirt, part laid-back tee, this tie-front top is the answer to all your what-to-wear worries. Stretchy and special in a cool textural knit.
  • True to size.
  • Cotton.
  • Machine wash.
  • Import.
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Modern Tie-Front Top

Modern Tie-Front Top is rated 4.8 out of 5 by 26.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Love This Casual-No-Fuss Kind of Shirt I love this casual update to the "standard tee" look. The tie in the front looks adorable with my crop hi-waisted jeans and elinor loafers. Super casual, but better quality material that doesn't feel or look like a sloppy t-shirt and is forgiving for a chill-no-fuss kind of day (the reason why I love madewell so much!). I bought in both gray and white and love them both! They run large so I would order a size down if you want a normal fit and slightly cropped tie. Otherwise it does shrink a bit in the wash, even on delicate cycle.
Date published: 2017-04-11
Rated 5 out of 5 by from A little something more than a t shirt I love this top. It's super comfortable and feels like a t shirt, but has a little more style to it. I am usually an x small in madewell t shirts. That is the size i ordered and it is perfect. For reference i am 5'3 and 110lbs.
Date published: 2017-04-10
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Cute top This top is true to size and comfortable. What I like about this white top is it is not see through like many white tops these day.
Date published: 2017-04-07
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Stylish basic This shirt has a really nice texture that is kind of hard to see in the pictures. When I ordered it I expected a basic cotton tee but the texture elevates the look of it, making it more than your average tee. I look forward to wearing it all Spring/Summer! Also, contrary to other reviewers I found that it fit TTS. I ordered my usual medium and it fit like it does in the picture.
Date published: 2017-03-11
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Love it! I bought the grey tie front top and wore it for my Valentine dinner date with my high rise skinny jeans with copper 5 button fly. I wear a chunky necklace or the white, grey, black striped keffiyeh style scarf Madewell is featuring for spring. The fabric is soft and reminds me of terry cloth. I can hardly wait for warmer weather and I'll wear my top with white jeans!
Date published: 2017-02-17
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Comfy and stylish This top is very soft and fits true to size. The ivory is a little sheer but the grey is perfect. Looks great with Jeans or shorts. Wish it came in more colors. Can't wait to wear in spring.
Date published: 2017-02-11
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Cute tee Definitely runs a little small. I'm glad I ordered a size up so it fits a little loose like a summer tee should. I'm always a small and I ordered a medium. I hope this washes well.
Date published: 2017-04-09
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Not what I expected, but I still love it! I have come to really like this top, despite it being different than what I expected. I like that it is a more structured top while still being fun and casual. It is perfect for spring/summer. I highly recommend sizing up one or even two sizes, as the fit runs small and short. (I sized up from my normal Small to a Medium and think I could even do a large for a longer fit.) This is a detail, but I think it's worth mentioning. The material is more textured than I anticipated. It is not scratchy or uncomfortable, just... textured. And, the grey is a perfect shade of true light grey. Overall I highly recommend.
Date published: 2017-03-31
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Great basic piece for spring/summer I saw this top and wasn't very thrilled about it, but after trying it on in the fitting room, I knew it was a staple piece I needed for my summer wardrobe! I love wear this top with shorts, Cali Demi pants, or the perfect summer jeans! Also looks wonderful with a maxi skirt and sandal. I purchased the grey color as the white and stripe print weren't as flattering in my opinion.
Date published: 2017-02-25
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Stylish and fun! I usually wear a medium in the cotton crewneck and vneck shirts and I sized up to an extra-large on this because I wanted a relaxed fit. The shirt is fabulous. I love the texture and that it's made of cotton. I got the white and it will be fun to dress up with necklaces or a bold lip. It's a very effortlessly cool style. I will be grabbing these in more colors!
Date published: 2017-02-20
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