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The Perfect Summer Jean in Fitzgerald Wash
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The Perfect Summer Jean in Fitzgerald Wash
The Perfect Summer Jean in Fitzgerald Wash
The Perfect Summer Jean in Fitzgerald Wash
The Perfect Summer Jean in Fitzgerald Wash
The Perfect Summer Jean in Fitzgerald Wash
Product Details
Our wear-every-day summer fit is here to stay (call 'em "mom jeans"...if your mom was a '90s supermodel). With a high rise that perfectly accentuates the waist, this supersoft pair is a year-rounder.  
  • 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.
  • We recommend getting these in your usual size—they'll feel tight at first but stretch out juuuuuuust enough after a couple of wears.
  • Short: 5'4" and below; Tall: 5'9"-5'11"; Taller: 6' and above.
  • Premium 100% cotton denim from Italy's renowned Candiani mill.
  • Sits above hip, fitted through hip and thigh, with a slim leg.
  • Front rise: 11"; inseam: 28"; leg opening for size 25: 12 3/4".
  • Machine wash.
  • Import.
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The Perfect Summer Jean in Fitzgerald Wash

The Perfect Summer Jean in Fitzgerald Wash is rated 4.1 out of 5 by 286.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Exactly what I was looking for I've searched for months for the perfect pair of boyfriend/straight leg jeans that won't overwhelm my petite frame (5'1") or stretch out while I'm wearing them. The search ended when I found these jeans. They are so well-constructed––loose enough to be comfortable, but still slim enough to show the shape of your legs. The length is also great because I can roll the hems up (again, I'm short) and not have them look too bulky/awkward. I'm honestly in love.
Date published: 2017-08-31
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Genuinely perfect for any season Second time buying these jeans. My first pair wore out, but only because I wore them almost daily for two years. Can't recommend highly enough!
Date published: 2017-08-30
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Cool & trendy mom jeans with lots of character These jeans are everything I've been searching for and more. Beautiful quality and great fit - they run TRUE TO SIZE. The description is accurate - they feel snug at first, but because they are 100% denim they will stretch out just enough. I'm am a true 28 in all Madewell jeans (5'4, 135 lb) including these. I've wanted a pair of high-waist, light wash, straight leg "mom" or boyfriend jeans for a long time and couldn't find anything that came close, or at least didn't have rips and tears (not a fan of that look). These fit the bill and I'm so happy I purchased them despite all of the mixed reviews. If you're still debating, BUY THEM!
Date published: 2017-08-20
Rated 5 out of 5 by from I'm a believer As a child of the 90s, I have a certain nostalgia for this style of jean. But I never thought that they would be flattering on me, since I have an hourglass shape and somewhat muscular legs (I wear a size 27 in jeans, for reference). I was totally wrong; these jeans are incredibly flattering on me. I thought that a light wash denim would emphasize my hips and make me look wider, but the cut and sturdiness of the denim actually make me look leaner. As soon as I tried these jeans on, I didn't want to take them off. I went with my usual size, 27, and they are just the right amount of roomy on me. I suggest trying them on in store first to see if one size down works for you, however. I wish that Madewell would make a short inseam version of these jeans (I'm sure that taller women would also appreciate an inseam tailored for them as well).
Date published: 2017-07-19
Rated 5 out of 5 by from These are PERFECT I adore these jeans and I'd wear them every day if I could. I'm 5'7" and 118 lbs., I bought a 26 for extra length in the leg and took in the waist slightly but as is, they were still pretty near perfect. Can I buy every wash?!?!
Date published: 2017-07-18
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Bought these in two sizes; wear them both A LOT! I am normally a 24 and I bought both a 24 and a 23. I wear the larger one on days where I plan to eat a lot (most days, haha); and 23 more for "going out" with a slimmer fit. They do stretch out a bit so I wash them after just about every wear — the 23 probably can be worn 2-3x before they need to be put in the dryer. I'm 5'4" and weigh about 112 lbs.
Date published: 2017-07-17
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Best Jean! I love these jeans. They fit perfectly. When I first put them on I thought they were too tight, but after about an hour they loosened and fit perfectly. I have worn them 3 times since and still fit. I hope they will make these jeans in a darker wash so I can have a perfect fall/winter jean :)
Date published: 2017-07-12
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Amazing fit As a person with larger hips and rear I was expecting these to look too tight in all the wrong places but I was pleasantly surprised to discover they were incredibly flattering! I have been looking for the right straight leg jeans and these are it. Now all I need is these in a darker wash. For reference, I am 125lbs and 5'6" and I ordered a 27.
Date published: 2017-06-19
Rated 5 out of 5 by from stupid me.. :( 5'2", 127lbs, bought 27 :( Should've bought 26. since i live in overseas, it's pretty difficult to exchange them so might buy another pair of 26. but the color and the style? FABULOUS.
Date published: 2017-06-12
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Thick denim; great wash for summer; length is good for short gals. LOVED these jeans. I have a long torso and they fit perfectly on my waist. Not too snug in the crotch and does not ride up or give a front wedgie. That often happens to me with high waisted jeans as my torso is just too long. The jeans are no stretch, so the run slightly snug compared to other Madewell jeans with stretch. I am 5/2" 140 lbs., usually a 28" in Madewell and got a 28" in these as well. Snug, but you want them to be when you buy them as they will stretch out in time when the denim threads loosens a bit. Length is directly at my foot, where it curves when I roll them down, however, I think the style is to have this jean a little cropped, so they are a little long for shorter gals who want the same look as the model. I rolled mine up 3x and it was good to go. Cuff was a little thick, but I was still able to pull the look off. Great summer color. For those that like high waisted jeans and want a nice light colored denim for the summer...these are perfect.
Date published: 2017-06-01
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