MEASURING GUIDE & SIZE CONVERSIONS

International clothing sizes - Women

This table is for converting between American, Italian, British, French, German, Russian and Japanese women’s sizes, for dresses, jacket, coats and blouses. Simply find your size in the chart to see the corresponding size for the other international size systems.

The British sizes are also used in Australia and New Zealand. The French sizes are also used in BelgiumSpain and Portugal. The German sizes are also used in Austria, Netherlands, Switzerland, Sweden, Denmark and Norway.

S-M-LUSAUK ItalyFranceGermanyJapanRussia
S26383432740
S48403634942
M6104238361144
M8124440381346
L10144642401548
L12164844421750
XL / 1X14185046441952
1X / 2X16205248462154
2X18225450482356
3X20245652502524
3X22265854522726
4X24286056542928

Women's size guide - US sizes

Dresses, jackets, coats – US sizes

US Size2468101214161820
Bust
(inches)
32.533.534.535.536.53839.5414345
Waist
(inches)
242526272829.53132.534.536.5
Hip
(inches)
34.535.536.537.538.54041.5434547
Bust
(cm)
82.58587.59092.596.5100.5104109114
Waist
(cm)
6163.56668.571757982.587.593
Hip
(cm)
87.590939598101.5105.5109114119

International clothing sizes - Men

Suit jackets, blazers and coats

Use this table for men’s suits, jackets and coats to convert between American, English, European, Russian, Japanese and Korean sizes. The European size covers among others Italian, French, Spanish, German, Swedish, Dutch and Portuguese clothing. The UK size is same as the Australian.

US3032343638404244464850
UK3032343638404244464850
Europe4042444648505254565860
Russia4042444648505254565860
Japan3234363840424446485052
Korea80859095100105110115120125130
S-M-LXXSXSSSMMLLXLXXLXXXL

Men's size guide - US sizes

Suit jackets, blazers and coats

Men’s US sizes for suit jackets, coats and blazers are based on the chest width and your height. When you measure your chest, you should stick a finger between the measuring tape and your body. The result simply equals your jacket size.

Depending on your height, you then have to choose between short (S)regular (R) or long (L).

US letter sizes – XS to XXXL

Use this size table to find out men’s clothing sizes in US Letter sizes (Small/Medium/Large). When you’ve taken your measurements, find the size in the table below that corresponds best with your results.

Men’s size standards – US letter sizes
US SizesXSSMLXLXXLXXXL
Neck (inches)13-13 1/214-14 1/215-15 1/216-16 1/217-17 1/218-18 1/219-19 1/2
Chest (inches)33-3435-3738-4042-4446-4850-5254-56
Sleeve (inches)31 1/2-3232 1/2-3333 1/2-3434 1/2-3535 1/2-3636-36 1/236 1/2-37
Waist (inches)27-2829-3132-3436-3840-4244-4650-52
Neck (cm)33-3436-3738-3940-4243-4546-4748-49
Chest (cm)84-8689-9496-102107-112116-122127-132137-140
Sleeve (cm)80-8182-8485-8687-8990-9191-9393-94
Waist (cm)68-7173-7981-8691-97101-107111-117127-132

Pants

Use this table to convert between American and European sizes for men’s pants/trousers

US30323436384042
European46485052545658

Dress shirt sizes

Use this table to convert between American, English, European and Japanese sizes for men’s dress shirts.

American dress shirt sizes has two size numbers. The first is your neck size, and the other is your sleeve length, both in inches. European dress shirts however only have one size number, for the neck size, and standard sleeve lengths. This chart converts between American and European neck sizes.

SystemDress shirt sizes, neck size
US1414.51515.51616.51717.518
England1414.51515.51616.51717.518
Europe363738394142434445
Japan879197102112117122127132
S-XLXSSSMLLXLXLXXL

Shoe sizes - Women and men

With these international shoe size charts, you can convert women’s and men’s shoe sizes to and from American, British, European, Australian, Chinese and Japanese sizes.

Size conversion chart for women’s shoes

USUKEuropeAustraliaChinaJapan
52.5353.535.521
63.5364.53722
6.543753822.5
7.553863923.5
8.563974024.5
96 ½407.54125
9.574184225.5
107.5428.54326
10.584394427

Size conversion chart for men’s shoes

USUKEuropeAustraliaChinaJapan
653853923.5
763964124.5
7.56.5406.525
874174225.5
8.57.5427.54326
9843843.527
10.59.5449.544.528
11.510.54510.54629
121146114730
131247124831
141348134932

Children's international clothing sizes

Use this chart to convert between US, UK, European and Australian kids’ sizes.

The American, British and Australian sizes are based on the age of the child, while in Europe the size is based on the child’s height in centimeters. Some US sizes include a “T”, which stands for toddler.

USUKEuropeAustralia
12-18 m12 m80 cm
18-24 m18 m80-86 cm18 m
23/24 m24 m86-92 cm2
2T2-392-98 cm3
4T3-498-104 cm4
54-5104-110 cm5
65-6110-116 cm6
6X-76-7116-122 cm7
7 to 87-8122-128 cm8
9 to 108-9128-134 cm9
109-10134-140 cm10
1110-11140-146 cm11
1411-12146-152 cm12

Size guide, baby clothes

Use this chart to find US sizes for babies, based on measurements in inches and weight in pounds.

US SizeWeight, poundsHeight, inches
New-born4-817-19″
3 months9-1119-23″
6 months12-1524-26″
9 months16-1827-28″
12 months19-2029-30″
18 months21-2331-32″
24 months24-2833-35″

Size guide, toddlers and kids (girls and boys)

Use this chart to find US sizes for younger children, both boys and girls, based on measurements in inches and weight in pounds. The T stands for Toddler.

US SizeHeight, inchesWeight, lbs
2t33-3524-28
3t36-38.528.5-32
4t39-4133-36
442-4437-41
545-4742-46
648-4947-53
6x (girls) / 7 (boys)50-5154-58

Size chart, girls; 7-14 years

Use this chart to find girls’ US sizes, based on measurements in inches.

US SizeS-XLHeight, inchesBust, inchesWaist, inchesHips, inches
7S51-5226.52328
8S53-5427.523.529
10M55-572924.530.5
12L58-5930.525.532.5
14L60-623226.534.5
16XL63-6433.527.536.5

Size chart, boys; 8-16 years

Use this chart to find boys’ US sizes, based on measurements in inches.

US SizeS-XLHeight, inchesChest, inchesWaist, inchesHips, inches
8S50-532723.527.5
10M54-5728.52529.5
12M58-60302631.5
14L61-63322733.5
16L64-6533.52835.5
18XL65-66352937.5
20XL67-68373039.5