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    10 Items From Madewell We 100% Love And Actually Wear All The Time

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    Unless otherwise specified, all sizes in this post are listed in women's.

    1. A double-breasted blazer that isn't messing around. It's flawless fit and casually professional vibe make it an easy-to-wear layering piece you'll wonder how you ever lived without.

    buzzfeed writer in a brown plaid double breasted blazer with cuffed sleeves
    Jennifer Tonti / BuzzFeed

    "OK — I've spent a good portion of my 27 years here on this earth searching for a blazer that I actually felt me in. They were always too tight, too long, too this, not enough that. I am happy to announce that the search is over, the blazer exists, and it is this one from Madewell. Being 5'1" on a good day has had its challenges when it comes to a perfect fit for jackets like these but welcome to The Sisterhood of the Traveling Blazer hunny!!! This blazer is NY's hottest club. This blazer is the answer to all of my questions. This blazer is more than the sum of its parts and I don't even like math. In conclusion, your honor, just look how cute I am! The court is adjourned, thank you for coming, get this Blazer. PS: The jeans are Madewell too ;)" —Jennifer Tonti, BuzzFeed Writer

    Price: $168 (available in sizes XXS–3X, as well as petite sizes)

    2. The Perfect Vintage Jean in a dreamy light wash you'll want to wear everyday once you realize they make you look and feel like the Main Character of your neighborhood as you take your daily walks.

    Sarah Lee / BuzzFeed, Madewell

    "Finding the perfect denim has always been such a struggle for me — either the length was too long, the waist was too big, or the fabric was too stiff. I used to shop at Madewell strictly for all my basics and sweaters but one day, I came across their petite sizes for denim. I was intrigued, especially when I touched a jean of theirs it felt soft like butter. I immediately tried it on and was an instant fan. From that point on, I only purchased skinny jeans from Madewell. I recently decided to venture out of my bubble and purchased Madewell's Perfect Vintage Jean in Rosabelle Wash. I was wary and felt like having extra fabric in the bottom could make me look shorter, but I was surprised. Since it was slightly cropped that slight flare did not have any negative impact. In fact, it allowed me to wear my booties without having to tuck my denim in. My favorite part of this denim is that whatever shoe I wear, I look much taller than I really am. Additionally, I'm a fan of the slight rip and the distressed hems as it gives off a slight rocker-edge look without looking too obnoxious. To top it off, there's a slight stretch to the denim, which is perfect for days when I'm just lounging at home but still want to look stylish. I've been wearing this denim in the house and around the neighborhood as a stylish and warmer alternative to leggings." —Sarah Lee, BuzzFeed Staff

    Price: $135 (available in sizes 23–37, as well as petite and tall sizes)

    3. The Platonic ideal of a V-neck tee so you always have just the right top to throw on with jeans or under a cardigan and still look mighty put-together.

    buzzfeed editor apple picking in an orange v-neck tee tucked into jeans
    Heather Braga / Madewell

    "Do you ever find a staple item that just *works* with everything you own so you stock up on it in every single color? That's me with Madewell's Whisper Cotton tee. I have both the V-neck and scoop neck styles, solid colors and stripes — honestly, if it's a basic tee from Madewell it's probably in my closet. They pair nicely with high-waisted jeans and a belt but also look great under oversized cardigans, so they're useful all year long not just in one season!" —Heather Braga, BuzzFeed Editor

    Price: $14.99+ or get three for $45 (originally $19.99 each, available in sizes XXS–XXL and 12 colors)

    4. A large leather transport tote that's come to be one of Madewell's signature items and one of my most-used bags. I've owned and loved this thing for going on six years and it's showing no signs of slowing down.

    Rachel Dunkel / BuzzFeed

    Random canvas totes may come and go, but nothing beats having a permanent, go-to bag. I've had this since college when I used it to carry my heavy load of books, my laptop, and other English major paraphernalia, but it's transitioned flawlessly into my adult life where — OK — I still use it to carry books and my computer. The leather is getting a lovely patina and the structure of the bag is as strong as the day I got it. It has one zippered interior pocket which is perfect for keys, cards, or any other tiny necessities. I received this as a gift, so I can confirm that it makes a good one! My bag is even monogrammed, which made the gift all the more special. (You can add monogramming to almost any Madewell leather or denim item for $10 or for free if you're a Madewell Insider!) If you can't spring for this wondrous tote now, I absolutely recommend putting it on your wishlist.

    Price: $168 (available in four colors)

    5. A pair of curvy-fit skinny jeans with a narrower waist and more room in the hips and thighs to reduce any gapping you normally experience. Owning jeans that are cute, comfortable, well-fitted, *and* match everything is finally possible — we really can have it all.

    AnaMaria Glavan / BuzzFeed, Madewell

    "Now, if you share my problem of finding quality jeans that fit both your waist and thighs, then Madewell's curvy jeans line *is* the solution — they're specifically designed for hourglass figures that scoff at the idea of a belt. I own four pairs of denim from this line and I wear them, um, religiously. They're on the pricier side, but I cannot stress enough how worth it they are. I've washed all of my Madewell curvy jeans about 1,000 times each and they still fit *and* look exactly as they did when I first got 'em. No fading." —AnaMaria Glavan, BuzzFeed Editor

    Price: $128 for the Curvy High-Rise Skinny Jeans (available in sizes 23–37) or explore Madewell's entire Curvy collection to find your perfect cut

    To read AnaMaria's full review, head over to "I Am Convinced That Madewell Curvy Jeans Are The Best Jeans On Planet Earth."

    6. A pair of Thousand Fell vegan leather slip-on sneakers I've taken to pairing with patterned socks whenever I wanna take a walk on the wild side. They're super cushioned, match pretty much any outfit I can dream up, and are therefore heavy in my current shoe rotation.

    writer's crisp white slip-ons with blue detail on the heel, paired with blue and red polkadot socks
    Rachel Dunkel / BuzzFeed

    These Thousand Fell sneakers are probably the shoes that make me feel the coolest. Even after a decent amount of wear, they look so clean and crisp. They have what I'll affectionately call an "old man vibe" but that's a lot of what I like about them! They're well-cushioned and have much more support than your everyday slip-on. Overall, they're an amazingly comfortable basic and I totally recommend them if they're at all your style.

    Price: $120 (available in five colors)

    7. A classic medium wash denim jacket that's always an essential layering piece, but now that we're heading into fall is a necessity.

    Katy Herman / BuzzFeed, Madewell

    "The perfect jean jacket — period, full stop, yes, here it is. I bought this baby several years ago and I'm glad that Madewell still makes it so other people can be blessed with its easy perfection. I wanted a jean jacket I could totally personalize — I had mine embroidered with my initials at a local customization place and have covered it with my enamel pin collection. This is an ideal blank canvas for DIY projects like that, but also just a great basic on its own! The medium wash is classic and makes it even more versatile than a light or dark wash option, and the seams along the sides give it a great fit that makes me feel confident. The pockets are, yup, perfect too! The length hits at the hip, so it's the kind of cut that is perhaps best with pants but still definitely works with dresses and skirts (especially because of the aforementioned seams — it's not too boxy!). TL;DR, if you've been hunting for *THE* jean jacket you'll wear for years, look no further — this one is def worth the price." —Katy Herman, BuzzFeed Editor

    Price: $118 (available in sizes XXS–3X).

    8. An adorable baby tee with a slightly frilled hem and sleeves so you can live out your '90s dream life. Wearing any other shirt for the foreseeable future? As if.

    buzzfeed social media strategist in a white baby tee with frilled sleeves tucked into jeans
    Sarah Lee / BuzzFeed

    "Along with perfecting the denim, Madewell has an amazing selection of basic tees that are comfortable and offer a hint of chicness. My favorite is the Baby Tee that comes with lettuce-hem edges — perfect to pair with jeans, skirts, or even layer under dresses in the summer. It gives off a cool look while also looking clean and simple. My problem with most white tees are they always seem to be see-through but Madewell's Baby Tee is thick enough where your bra won't be shown! I love to dress this up with jeans or a skirt or wear it casually with leggings and shorts — the options are endless with this tee. It's super soft and I've found myself multiple times wearing it to sleep because I refused to take it off." —Sarah Lee, BuzzFeed Staff

    Price: $39.50 (available in sizes XXS–XXL and two colors)

    9. A waffle knit sweater whose mega-soft cotton-merino yarn will cuddle you all through the winter and look darn good while doing it.

    Heather Braga / BuzzFeed, Madewell

    "This was my most recent sweater purchase and I was more than thrilled to break it out recently. I wore it outdoors on one of the season's chilliest nights so far and was honestly comfortable! I got lots of compliments on the colors as well!" —Heather Braga, BuzzFeed Editor

    Get it from Madewell for $69.50 (available in sizes XXS–XL).

    10. A leather mule-loafer hybrid shoe so you never have to choose between your two favorite kinds of flats. These are business in the front, party in the back, and perfect for almost any occasion.

    Madewell, Heather Braga / BuzzFeed

    "I refer to these luxurious loafers as my 'big girl shoes' because when I slip them on I feel both classy and important — yes, a good pair of shoes can do that. I love that they are backless so there is no need to worry about them rubbing against the back of my ankle (those blisters are the worst). The leather is soft and the mahogany color truly goes with everything. These are easily my favorite shoes for when the weather is starting to cool down but the summer heat still hasn't fulllllly dissipated. These are shoes I can imagine having for a very, very long time." —Heather Braga, BuzzFeed Editor

    Price: $128 (available in sizes 5–11 and two colors)

    The BuzzFeed Shopping Team constantly gassing each other up about our Madewell denim purchases:


    The reviews in this post have been edited for length and clarity.

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