Measure with undergarments similar to those you will wear with your dress; Do not measure over other clothing. Make sure the measuring tape is parallel to the floor and pulled evenly across the body with no slack. You may want to consider getting professionally measured.

Standard Dresses

How to Measure bustBust
*This is not your bra size!
*Wear a bra
*Relax arms at sides
*Pull tape across the fullest part of the bust
How to Measure waistWaist
*Find the natural waist
*This is the smallest part of the waist
*Usually about 1 in. above belly button
*Keep tape slightly loose to
allow for breathing room
How to Measure hipsHips
*Find the widest part of the hips
*Usually about 7 in. below natural waist
*Tape should brush across both hipbones
How to Measure shoulder width Shoulder
Shoulder - From the edge of the shoulder socket, measure across the back to the same point on the other shoulder.
How to Measure hollow to floorHollow to Floor (Bare Foot)
*Stand straight with feet together
*Measure in bare feet
*Begin at the hollow space
between the collarbones and
pull tape straight down to the floor
*To fit high heels, we’ll add
an extra 5 cm onto custom-sized
floor-length dresses and dresses with trains
How to Measure heightHeight
* Stand straight with feet together
* Measure in bare feet
* Begin at the top of the head and
pull tape straight down to the floor
 
 

Maternity Dresses

How to Measure upper bustUpper Bust
*Relax arms at sides
*Measure the highest part of the chest
*Pull the tape right underneath the arms
How to Measure bustBust
*This is not your bra size!
*Wear a bra
*Relax arms at sides
*Pull tape across the fullest part of the bust
How to Measure under bustUnder Bust
Measure immediately under breasts
How to Measure around bellyAround Belly
*Find the fullest part of the belly
*Pull tape around the belly
*Keep tape slight loose for comfort
How to Measure hipsHips
*Find the widest part of the hips
*Usually about 7 in. below natural waist
*Tape should brush across both hipbones
How to Measure hollow to floorHollow to Floor (Bare Foot)
*Stand straight with feet together
*Measure in bare feet
*Begin at the hollow space
between the collarbones and
pull tape straight down to the floor
*To fit high heels, we’ll add
an extra 5 cm onto custom-sized
floor-length dresses and dresses with trains
How to Measure heightHeight
* Stand straight with feet together
* Measure in bare feet
* Begin at the top of the head and
pull tape straight down to the floor
 
 

For Bridal Jacket/ Mini Wraps

How to Measure bustBust
Bust - Not your bra size! Take the tape around your back and bring it across the fullest part of your bust.
How to Measure shoulder Shoulder
Shoulder - From the edge of the shoulder socket, measure across the back to the same point on the other shoulder.
How to Measure arm lengthArm Length
Arm Length - Measure from your shoulder point to the wrist.
How to Measure armscyeArmscye
Measure from the top of the shoulder, down the front of the shoulder, under the arm pit, and up the back of the shoulder.