Measuring Garments

Tops
  • Measuring Garments - Body WidthBody width measure 1” below armhole and straight across from side to side.
  • Measuring Garments - Body LengthBody length measure in a straight line at point where neck trim meets body to bottom of garment (including any bottom trim).
  • Measuring Garments - ArmholeArmhole measure in a straight line at point where sleeve joins body at the shoulder to the point where the sleeve meets the body at the underarm.
  • Sleeve length Measuring Garments - Sleeve length At the top measure from point where sleeve meets shoulder seam, straight along fold to bottom of sleeve (including any sleeve trim).
  • Measuring Garments - Sleeve lengthCenter backmeasure from center of back where collar joins garment to where the sleeve and shoulder joins, then to the end of sleeve cuff or hem.
  • Measuring Garments - Sleeve lengthShoulder to shoulder measure across the back of the garment along the shoulder seams from the outside edge of one shoulder to the outside of the other.
  • Measuring Garments - Sleeve lengthColret width position ruler end to colret seam at center front and measure across width of colret.
  • Measuring Garments - Sleeve lengthCuff width measure from the point where the cuff is attached to the sleeve to the end of the cuff.
  • Measuring Garments - Sleeve lengthBottom band width measure where bottom band is attached to edge of band.
  • Measuring Garments - Sleeve lengthBottom band opening measure along edge of bottom band.
  • Muff pocketsMeasuring Garments - Sleeve length Opening measure along the pocket opening from the top of the pocket down to the bottom of the pocket opening.
  • Measuring Garments - Sleeve lengthLengthmeasure along side of garment from the point parallel to the top of the pocket down to the point where the pocket meets bottom band.
Bottoms
  • Measuring Garments - Sleeve lengthWaist bandRelaxed measure distance across waist at center of elastic/band ½” down from top. Stretched measure elastic waist extended horizontally to maximum width without breaking stitches.
  • Measuring Garments - Sleeve lengthLength Total length – measure along outseam from top of elastic to bottom of leg.  (A to B)Inseam – measure from crotch seam down to bottom of leg.  (C to D)
Bras
  • Measuring BrasTo Protect your breasts from unnecessary movement, use the following guide to find the right support level for your workout.Click for larger view