This article is missing information about US-Asian conversions, mappings to physical measurements. You wear less than a size 8 US? The law makes the rules! This has resulted in variations between manufacturers and a tendency towards vanity sizing. Retrieved from " https:
Are you sure you want to delete this answer? Nah ha, 10 is usual final time I checked! You don't make rules on me! The law makes the rules! As a way to answer your Q would be no, I wear measurement 16, happy?
Cuz i am now not glad. I just embarrassed my self. Thank you very very so much! Its a 10 see this chart - print it out for ref http: What's a size 7 in EUR Size? You wear less than a size 8 US? In clothing , clothing size refers to the label sizes used for garments sold off-the-shelf.
There are a large number of standard sizing systems around the world for various garments, such as dresses , tops, skirts , and trousers. Made-to-order garments require measurements to be taken, but these do not need to be converted into national standard form. Traditionally, clothes have been labelled using many different ad hoc size systems, which has resulted in varying sizing methods between different manufacturers made for different countries due to changing demographics and increasing rates of obesity, a phenomenon known as vanity sizing.
This results in country-specific and vendor-specific labels incurring additional costs, and can make internet or mail order difficult. Some new standards for clothing sizes being developed are therefore based on body-dimensions, such as the EN "Size designation of clothes".
Before the invention of clothing sizes in the early s, all clothing was made to fit individuals by either tailors or makers of clothing in their homes.
Then garment makers noticed that the range of human body dimensions was relatively small. Therefore, sizes were invented to. However, because of the drape and ease of the fabric, not all measurements are required to obtain a well-fitting apparel in most styles.
There are several ISO standards for size designation of clothes , but most have them are being revised and replaced by one of the parts of ISO which closely resembles European Standard EN This has resulted in variations between manufacturers and a tendency towards vanity sizing.
Slim, Normal, or Full, it is designed to fit. There is no mandatory clothing size or labeling standard in the U. S, though a series of voluntary standards have been in place since the s. But the guide was eventually degraded to a voluntary standard until it was abolished altogether in Since then, the common US misses sizes have not had stable dimensions.
Clothing brands and manufacturers size their products according to their preferences.
ASOS Size Guide For the correct size, please use the fishingrodde.cf size guide for measurements & fitting tips. Close [X]. Here are some very useful size conversion charts for US, UK, and EURO SIZE CONVERSION CHART WOMEN'S Dresses & suits European 34 36 38 40 42 For example, the dimensions of two size 10 dresses from different companies, or even from the same company, may have grossly different dimensions; and both are almost certainly larger than the size 10 dimensions described in the US standard.