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Lakeshore Button-Back Maxi Dress
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Lakeshore Button-Back Maxi Dress
Lakeshore Button-Back Maxi Dress
Lakeshore Button-Back Maxi Dress
Product Details
The kind of pop-it-on-and-go maxi dress we can't do without. We're really digging the buttons all the way down the back (leave a couple undone to show some leg).
  • Nonwaisted.
  • Falls 54 1/4" from high point of shoulder.
  • Viscose.
  • Dry clean.
  • Import.
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Lakeshore Button-Back Maxi Dress

Lakeshore Button-Back Maxi Dress is rated 4.9 out of 5 by 33.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from my favorite dress in years This might be my favorite dress I've ever bought from Madewell (or anywhere?!) It is flowy and unbelievably comfortable, and somehow manages to be loose AND slimming, which is not something I've ever been able to achieve on my body frame. I'm still adjusting to a post-baby body and this is the first dress that has made me feel like my old self. Plus, the slits add visual interest but are conservative and shin-length, unlike a lot of dresses these days. And the back details are awesome. I agree with other reviews that this ran large for me -- I am 5'3" and 125 lbs and an XXS still left plenty of room. My only criticism is that the dress snags and pulls easily -- I have a couple of snags already and I'm heartbroken. But I love this dress so much that I'd just buy a backup, if Madewell brought it back!
Date published: 2017-09-21
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Perfect Dress — A Must-Own! I can't stress enough how beautiful this dress is. I've been a Madewell shopper for years, but this is my first review. If your size is still available, buy while it's on sale! The fabric is wonderful, the style is flattering, and its cut makes it a two-for-one (it can be worn with the buttons to the front or back). I'm generally a Medium (size 28/29 jeans, 34 DD chest) and this one fit true to size.
Date published: 2017-09-17
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great fun dress You can wear both ways buttons in front or buttons in back!!!
Date published: 2017-08-22
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Easy Summer Maxi. I am typically a medium at Madewell, but seized down to a small in this dress. Great looking dress for summer and drapes beautifully, I wear this dress with the buttons as the front of the dress.
Date published: 2017-07-24
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Best Dress Ever! The perfect dress. Runs large, so size one size down. I'm 5'5, 140 and the small fits perfect. It's long, so almost dusts the ground. I may get it hemmed.
Date published: 2017-07-24
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Another thumbs up for this dress! This isn't my usual "style" of dress from MW, but the reviews made me step outside of my comfort zone and I'm glad I did! It's absolutely lovely, effortless and chic. I am usually a size 2, and got an XXS so I would say it runs big and I would size down unless you wanted a paper bag fit. The XXS on me is a closer fit (looser) than the model, but I think it's more flattering. As far as length, I'm 5'4'' and it's just above the ground (no altering needed). Super comfortable. Give it a try!
Date published: 2017-07-21
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Every single day It's drapey in all the right ways and incredibly comfortable without looking marmy. I end up wearing this dress all the time. I have to make an effort to put on something else. With sneakers, it's great for running errands, walking in the city. With sandals, it's casual. With heels it's dressed up. I wear it with buttons in the back - as shown. But I think you could turn it around and wear it with the v neck in front too. Honestly, I try not to buy from Madewell full price. But I did with this one and I'm getting my money's worth.
Date published: 2017-07-11
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Stunning! This is one of those pieces that you just throw on and look like a million bucks! So easy and effortless. I did have to size down from my usual size due to armholes being a bit loose.
Date published: 2017-07-03
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Perfect summer LBD LOVE this dress - it is so flattering and easy. Perfect for a dressy or casual summer evening - would buy more colors if available. Had to size down from M to S. Again, LOVE.
Date published: 2017-06-29
Rated 5 out of 5 by from So cute even backwards! Saw this dress at my local Madewell and had to get it. I'm constantly on the hunt for flowy and light black maxi dresses to photograph weddings in. When I tried it on again at home I realized you can turn it around and wear the button up side in the front too! Double the dress! :)
Date published: 2017-06-23
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