Weekly Roundup: What To Read This Weekend


Photography by Angi Welsch

Wasn’t it French philosopher Albert Camus who said, “Autumn is a second spring when every leaf is a flower?” (It was.) We agree—it’s certainly our type of new: new recipes to make, layers to wear, reasons to stay in and read… Here, six things we loved this week.

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Sneak Peek: Our Spring Catalog (Hitting Your Mailbox Tuesday)


Bike rides, bare legs, warm breezes—there’s a lot to look forward to this spring, and it’s right around the corner (promise). But numero uno on our looking-forward list? The launch of our spring catalog. We can’t show you everything just yet, but we can tell you this: We took our favorite tattooed Texan (who has the sexy-tomboy thing on lock) to one of our favorite places (a seaside country with blue waters, rustic sandstone buildings and steering wheels on the opposite side). The photos we snapped were so striking, we just had to share a few. There’s plenty more on the way, so check back Sunday, March 9th, when we share the catalog on Pinterest.


P.S. You’ll find more images on Instagram and behind-the-scenes moments on Twitter.

As If You Needed Another Reason To Spend Q.T. on Pinterest: The Reasons To Love Denim Sweepstakes

Need we remind you of how very obsessed we are with denim? Well, we have an inkling you feel the same way—and would welcome the idea of having a $1,500 shopping spree to tuck in the back pocket of your Skinny Skinny Jeans. So in honor of our mutual indigo infatuation, we’re hosting a little pin-to-win sweepstakes on that big pinboard in the clouds (and it’s crazy easy to enter).


The important stuff: Hop on over here and pin one (or more) of your favorite denim images to your own board. Here’s to happy pinning and great jeans.

5 Bright Pinterest Boards to Know

It’s no secret that we’re color lovers here at Madewell (did you see the rainbow we made out of our Skinny Skinny Jeans?), so it makes sense that some of our very favorite Pinterest boards would involve supercool hues. Below, see the top five pinners to brighten up our day.

1. “Color” by Joanna Williams 

2.  “Colourful” by Audrey Demarre

3. “Color Colour” by Bonnie Tsang

4. “Color & Combinations” by Yuly Yuly

5. “Color” by Raneytown