Apparel & Shoes
Please note: The following information is intended for use as a general
guideline. Sizing and fit may vary somewhat by brand. Need help with sizing? Check out
To help you determine the perfect fit, we've provided descriptions of key measurement
points below. For the best results, compare these with your own measurements.
1. BUST: Stand with your arms relaxed at your sides. Position the measuring tape beneath
your arms and circle it around the most prominent part of your bust and over your
2. NATURAL WAIST: Identify your waist's natural bend by leaning to one side. Circle the
tape around this point, ensuring you keep a finger's gap between the tape and your body
3. LOW WAIST: Position the tape approximately 2 to 3 inches below your natural waist,
maintaining a finger's distance for comfort.
4. HIPS: Standing with your feet together, encircle the measuring tape around the widest
portion of your hips or seat, which is typically 7 to 8 inches below your waist.
5. INSEAM: For pants that extend to the full length, measure from slightly below the
groin down to about an inch above the ground.
6. HEAD: Measure around your head, positioning the tape just over your eyebrows.
7. HANDS: Measure around your hand, taking the circumference at the knuckle level. Omit
the thumb from the measurement.