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WA491
(Was $58.00 ) now $46.40

Our Boden bestseller returns in an array of prints and colours, but the same fabulous fit. Need we say more?

  • 100% cotton
  • Machine washable
  • Fitted shape
  • Functional cuff
  • Length finishes at top thigh
  • Functional front placket
  • Pocket at left chest
  • Contrast trim on inside of cuff and inside collar stand
  • Imported
Body Measurements  (inches)
US24681012141618
Bustup to 3232-33½34-35½36-3737½-3939½-4141½-4343½-45½46-48
Waistup to 2525-26½27-2828½-3030½-3232½-3434½-36½37-3939½-41
Hipup to 33½33½-3535½-3737½-3939½-4141½-4343½-45½46-4848½-51
Garment Measurement  (inches)
 2 PET2 R4 PET4 R6 PET6 R8 PET8 R10 PET
Front length23¾25¾242624½26½24¾26¾25¼
Chest circumference34¼34¼35¾35¾37½37½393941
Waist circumference313132¾32¾34¼34¼35¾35¾37¾
Hem circumference35½35½37½37½39½39½41¼41¼43¼
Sleeve length22½23¾22¾242324¼23¼24½23½
 10 R12 R14 R16 R18 R
Front length27¼27¾28¼28¾29
Chest circumference414345¼47½50
Waist circumference37¾39¾4244½47
Hem circumference43¼45¾4850½52¾
Sleeve length24½252525½25½

REVIEW SNAPSHOT®

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4.3

(based on 161 reviews)

91%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Comfortable (117)
  • Great design (105)
  • Practical (94)
  • Well made (92)
  • Durable (59)

Cons

  • Poor fit (16)
  • Poor quality (5)
  • Bad design (3)

Best Uses

  • Casual wear (139)
  • Wear to work (116)
  • Night out (23)
  • Special occasions (7)
    • Sizing:
    • Feels too small

       

      Feels true to size

       

      88% 

      (119 reviews)

      Feels too large

       
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Classic dresser (87), Casual dresser (36), Trendy/stylish dresser (25)
    • Comfort vs Style:
    • Comfort driven (80), Style driven (57)

Reviewed by 161 customers

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3.0

So Sad :-(

By Bird Chica

from SA, TX

Verified Buyer

Pros

    Cons

      Best Uses

        I ordered this in the gorgeous blue/lavender gingham, lovely color with the contrasting collar and cuffs! But I've tried "The Shirt" in both a size 8 and 8 petite and just can't seem to make it work. The size is perfect every where except in the bust. The darts are too low and too big for a size A/B cup. I've tried several seasons in a row with this style and have had to return.

        • Age:
        • 45-54 yrs old
         
        3.0

        Practical

        By Jess

        from Maine

        About Me Classic Dresser

        See all my reviews

        Pros

        • Comfortable
        • Practical

        Cons

        • Wrinkles Easily

        Best Uses

        • Casual Wear
        • Wear To Work

        I'm bigger on top and sized up to a 18 rather than 16 to avoid the dreaded side peep show. I love the print and the contrasting collars but wish it was a bit longer and perhaps had a little stretch so it wouldn't become so wrinkled.

        • Age:
        • 25-34 yrs old
        • Sizing:
        • Feels too small
        • Comfort vs Style:
        • Comfort Driven

        (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

         
        5.0

        Great staple with style

        By Caroline

        from Washington, DC

        See all my reviews

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Great Design
        • Practical
        • Washes Well

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Casual Wear
          • Wear To Work

          This shirt is so versatile - I got the white with pink polka dots and wear it to work and warmer weather events. The overall style is classic, but the details at cuff and neck make it interesting. I wear a 6P or 8P in shirts, and got the 8P to avoid any worry of cling or pull at work, and it has plenty of room - true to size. Despite other reviews, I don't think it's too sheer.

          • Sizing:
          • Feels true to size
           
          4.0

          Lovely shirt

          By KatieG

          from Boston

          About Me Classic Dresser

          See all my reviews

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Comfortable
          • Great Design
          • Practical
          • Washes Well
          • Well Made

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Casual Wear
            • Wear To Work

            LOVE - the fit, the polka dots, the gingham trim at the cuffs - everything!

            • Age:
            • 25-34 yrs old
            • Sizing:
            • Feels true to size
            • Comfort vs Style:
            • Comfort Driven
             
            3.0

            Short Sleeves

            By SLG

            from Kansas

            About Me Classic Dresser

            See all my reviews

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Well Made

            Cons

            • Poor Fit

            Best Uses

            • Casual Wear
            • Wear To Work

            This shirt looks lovely and I was very disappointed that it did not fit me properly. I struggle to find button shirts that fit well and this style is among them. For me, the trouble was the arms--they were far too short. If, however, you know that this style fits you well, I would recommend it. The contrasting collar and cuff lining is a lovely touch.

            • Age:
            • 25-34 yrs old
            • Sizing:
            • Feels too small
            • Comfort vs Style:
            • Style Driven
             
            3.0

            Cute, sleeves too short though

            By Middle america

            from Midwest us

            About Me Classic Dresser

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            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Comfortable
            • Durable
            • Practical
            • Well Made

            Cons

            • Poor Fit
            • Sleeves too short

            Best Uses

            • Casual Wear
            • Wear To Work

            Very cute design and details but the sleeves are much too short for me. I am 5'11 and normally a size 6. I can only wear this shirt with the sleeves rolled up because they are about 1-1.5 inches short of my wrists. I bought this on sale so not hardly worth returning.

            • Age:
            • 25-34 yrs old
            • Comfort vs Style:
            • Style Driven
             
            4.0

            Stylish with One Notable Adjustment

            By StyleandComfort

            from Washington D.C.

            About Me Classic Dresser

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Practical
            • Simplycute
            • Well Made

            Cons

            • Odd Upper Fit

            Best Uses

            • Casual Wear
            • Night Out
            • Wear To Work

            I'm both style and comfort driven and Boden has a number of items able to fit that bill. While I will be keeping this shirt, I do wish Boden would conduct a bit more research on the general "body types" common to the U.S.. I have purchased/tried on clothes while in the U.K. and find the overall fit of most clothes to be a little too restricting in the back/shoulder area and I'm a small, fit person (120 lbs, 5'4" and have always been athletic). Boden has fabulous prints/styles, just work on the fit.

            • Age:
            • 35-44 yrs old
            • Sizing:
            • Feels too small
            • Comfort vs Style:
            • Comfort Driven
             
            5.0

            Love it

            By dm

            from Kansas City MO

            About Me Classic Dresser

            See all my reviews

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Comfortable

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Casual Wear

              This is a fitted shirt so I order one larger than what normally wear because I like my shirt to be a little loose

              • Age:
              • 45-54 yrs old
              • Comfort vs Style:
              • Comfort Driven
               
              5.0

              a classic, must needed shirt

              By workingmomofthree

              from lake zurich, illinois, USA

              About Me Classic Dresser

              See all my reviews

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Authentic
              • Comfortable
              • Durable
              • Well Made

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Casual Wear
                • Wear To Work

                I love how this shirt is a classic piece with a twist - the cuffs. It fits like a glove and is a necessity within a trendsetter's wardrobe. I look forward to ordering more just like it from Boden.

                • Age:
                • 35-44 yrs old
                • Sizing:
                • Feels true to size
                • Comfort vs Style:
                • Comfort Driven
                 
                4.0

                A shirt for curvy girls! But wrinkly.

                By H Bear

                from Central Virginia, USA

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                Pros

                • Comfortable
                • Durable
                • Practical

                Cons

                • Poor Quality
                • Wrinkles Easily

                Best Uses

                • Wear To Work

                I am wearing this shirt today!! I ordered 4 of this shirt in different colors because I love wearing button down shirts but struggle to find shirts that are fitted and flattering that don't pull across my bust. I am a C/D cup. This shirt fits the bill!! It is a flattering fit and doesn't pull across my chest while also contouring in at the waist and providing a nice structured look. It is perfect for me to wear to work- and I LOVE the constrasting cuffs! They look great folded over a cardigan.

                My main complaint with this shirt is how easily it wrinkles. I ironed it before going to work today, and by 10am it looked like I had slept in it. :( I was very disappointed by the quality of the fabric in this sense.

                Another complaint is that the white and the yellow striped shirts were completely see-through. You would need to wear a cami underneath. Even with a nude bra on, you could completely see my bra through the shirt. That is disappointing considering the cost of the shirt and Boden's usually high quality fabrics.

                If you are curvy or have broad shoulders and struggle to find well-fitting button down shirts, this is a great shirt. Just be prepared to iron it every.single.time you wear it.

                • Age:
                • 25-34 yrs old
                • Sizing:
                • Feels true to size

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