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High-Rise Denim Boyshorts in Faded Black: Button-Through Edition
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High-Rise Denim Boyshorts in Faded Black: Button-Through Edition
High-Rise Denim Boyshorts in Faded Black: Button-Through Edition
High-Rise Denim Boyshorts in Faded Black: Button-Through Edition
High-Rise Denim Boyshorts in Faded Black: Button-Through Edition
Product Details
With a super-flattering (and just a bit vintage) high rise, these cutoff jean shorts are definitely on the sexy side. The button-through fly gives 'em even more 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.
  • Premium 99% cotton/1% elastane denim.
  • Fitted through hip and thigh.
  • Front rise: 10 3/4"; inseam: 3".
  • Machine wash.
  • Import.
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High-Rise Denim Boyshorts in Faded Black: Button-Through Edition

High-Rise Denim Boyshorts in Faded Black: Button-Through Edition is rated 4.4 out of 5 by 26.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Just perfect I, like most women I know, have a hard time shopping for shorts. I love the high waist look but often the length is too short or the leg opening is too tight. Not with these. I disagree with the other reviewers who don't like the side slit- yes, it makes it harder to roll, but it gives that oh-so-needes bit of breathing room when you sit down. No more leg muffin! Want every color.
Date published: 2018-04-30
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great for my big butt and thighs. I am 5'7 and 165 lbs. These shorts are a must have if you have a big butt and thighs. My waist is smaller and the shorts hug my waist and give me moving room in the leg. The slits on the side are great, especially when sitting down. I think some people could size down. I got a 30 because I really wanted them to fit, but I think I could have gotten a 29 or even a 28. I feel more comfortable in looser shorts so I am fine that they are not as snug as expected. I will be buying more of these high waisted shorts for sure.
Date published: 2018-04-19
Rated 5 out of 5 by from FINALLY the hunt for stylish, not-super-short shorts is over. i wanna cry i'm so happy! finally a pair that properly covers my butt and feels comfy while still being super cute. i'm typically a 26 in jeans, but sized up to a 27 for these since i have a booty, and they fit great! can't wait to wear these every single day.
Date published: 2018-04-17
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Perfect Length I’m a 35 yo mom and I’ve been searching for jean shorts that don’t go up my booty. These are a perfect length w/o being too long AND they stay put on the hips! Get them. You won’t regret it.
Date published: 2018-03-22
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Back in high school in the 90's again! The buttons are so retro but back in the day they were called button-fly not button-through lol. I already own Madewell's button Cali and skinny jeans in a similar wash and couldn't resist adding a pair of shorts. I think I'm supposed to wear 23 to get the same fit as the model but I prefer my denim shorts loose. The 24 is comfortable on with more relaxed leg openings (5ft & 95lbs) and since I'm short they look better rolled up.
Date published: 2018-01-19
Rated 5 out of 5 by from The shorts I never knew I needed I'm not sure how I've gone my whole life without a pair of high waisted black denim shorts! These shorts are extremely comfortable, are a great length and have such a good looking wash. They are so versatile - they look great dressed up with a cute top or dressed down with just a tshirt and sneakers.
Date published: 2017-07-04
Rated 5 out of 5 by from perfect rise and perfect length I absolutely love these shorts. I am normally a 25 in madewell shorts and stuck with my normal size in these. I found them true to size (5'2" 108 pounds) and the inseam is most comfortable when left unfolded. If you want more of a cheeky look then of course you can roll them. I love the washed black look of these and the button fly. Gives them a vintage feel.
Date published: 2017-07-01
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Perfect jean shorts Love these! I'd tried on the high-rise boyshort in another wash/style in the store and the fit was great, but these are even better! First, of all, the cut is great for those of us with small waists and curvy booty & thighs. Second, the side seam has a cute little slit that's finished off so it doesn't rip or fray.... combined with the button fly it gives a nice vintage feel. And third, they're BLACK!
Date published: 2018-06-06
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Comfortable and stylish These are very comfortable shorts. They’re long enough so you don’t have to worry about your cheeks hanging out and I love the high waist. Very flattering. I really like the button fly. These shorts are reminiscent of a pair I had in the 90’s, but way more flattering.
Date published: 2018-05-31
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Excellent! These are some of the best shorts I've bought. Excellent for cinching in waist and looking sexy, but not too short. I made the classic mistake of not sizing down correctly (I'm a 29.5 inch waist and got a 30), but still love them. Recommend a full size down to account for stretch. Be aware that they are frayed at the hem.
Date published: 2018-05-07
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