How to take body measurements

Illustration of a man with measuring points at 1. Neck, 2. Bust, 3. Waist, 4. Hip, 5. Sleeve, 6. Inside Leg Image Map
  • 1. Neck

    Measure around the middle of your neck, at the Adam's apple.

  • 2. Chest

    Measure around the fullest part of your chest and shoulder blades by dropping your arms loosely to the sides.

  • 3. Waist

    Measure around your natural waistline at the belly button.

  • 4. Hip

    Measure at the widest part of your hip.

  • 5. Arm length

    Measure from the middle of back of your neck to the wrist.

  • 6. Inside Leg

    Measure from the top of your inside leg at the crotch to the ground without shoes.

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Unit of Measure:
USA 14.5 15 15.5 16 16.5 17 17.5
Europe 37 38 39 41 42 43 44
1. Neck 14.5 15 15.5 16 16.5 17 17.5
2. Chest 34/36 36/37 38/39 39/40 40/42 42/43 44/46
3. Waist 27/28 28/29 29/30 31/32 32/33 34/35 35/37