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  • 1.

    Please carefully follow our “How To Measure” guide, and find a friend or family help you take the measurements. Just measure everything 2-3 times to be certain.

  • 2.

    Ideally, you should take off everything except your underwear to get an accurate measurement.

  • 3.

    No need to find a seamstress, because our measuring guide is very easy to follow. Plus, seamstresses usually take the measurements without referring to our guide, which might result in a poor fit.

Back Shoulder Width

This is the distance from the edge of the left shoulder across to the prominent neck bone located at the center of the back of the neck continuing to the edge of the right shoulder.

measurement icon Place the tape on "top" of the shoulders. Measure from the edge of the left shoulder across to the prominent neck bone located at the center of the back of the neck continuing to the edge of the right shoulder.

Shoulder Width

Bust

This is a measurement of the fullest part of your bust or body circumference at the bust. It is a body measurement which measures the circumference of a woman's torso at the level of the breasts.

measurement icon Wrap the tape around the fullest part of your bust and center the tape on your back so it's levelled all the way around. Your arms should be relaxed, and down at your sides.

Bust

Under Bust

This is a measurement of the circumference of your ribcage just below where your breasts end.

measurement icon Wrap the tape around your ribcage right below your bust. Make sure the tape is levelled all the way around. When taking this measurement, your arms should be relaxed and down at your sides.

Bust

Waist

This is a measurement of your natural waistline, or the smallest part of your waist.

measurement icon Run tape around natural waistline, keeping tape parallel with floor. Bend to one side to find natural indentation in torso. This is your natural waist.

Waist

Waist to Hem

This is the distance from your natural waist to the hem of the dress.

measurement icon Hold the measuring tape at your waist while a friend pulls it down to the length you want your dress. When taking this measurement, stand straight with your feet together. If this is a floor length dress please make sure you measure without wearing shoes.

Waist to Hem

Hip

This is a measurement around fullest part of your buttocks.

measurement icon Wrap tape around the fullest part of your hips, which is usually 7-9" below your natural waistline. Keep tape parallel with floor all the way around.

Hip

Hollow to Floor

This is the distance from your hollow to the floor.

measurement icon Hold the measuring tape at your hollow while a friend pulls it down to the floor. Please stand upright and keep your feet together. Please make sure you measure without wearing shoes.

Hollow to Floor

Arm Circumference

This is a measurement around the fullest part of your upper arm.

measurement icon Measure with the muscle relaxed.

Arm Circumference

Sleeve Length

This is the measurement from your shoulder seam to where you would like your sleeve to end.

measurement icon Measure from your shoulder seam to desired sleeve length with your arm relaxed by your side to get the best possible measurement. Measure with your arm slightly bent.

Arm Circumference

Shoe Height

This is the hight of the shoes you are going to wear with this dress.

Height

This is your body height.

measurement icon Don't wear shoes when taking this measurement.