Measurement Form

 

 

Needle & thread is your easy for all your alteration needs.
Once your clothes are recived, they are altered with by master tailors.

 

How To Measure

Mens

Neck

Measure around your neck where your shirt collar sits.

Chest

Measure around your chest where it is the widest. Make sure the measuring tape passes under your armpits and over your shoulder blades.

Waist - Jacket

Measure around your waist as near to your naval as possible. It may be the most narrow or widest part of your waist depending on your build.

Width - Shoulder

Measure from the tip of your left shoulder to the tip of your right shoulder.

Sleeve Length – Right

Measure from the tip of your shoulder to the base of your thumb.

Sleeve Length – Left

Measure from the tip of your shoulder to the base of your thumb.

Length – Jacket

Measure from the center of the back of your jacket. Measure from the bottom of the collar to where you would like the length to lie. The Jacket should be long enough to cover your buttocks. You can take the measurements from your favorite jacket as well.

Waist – Pants

Measure around your waistline, just above the waistband of your pants.

Seat

Measure around your hips and buttocks at the widest point.

Leg – Outside

Measure from the top of your waistband on your favorite pair of pants, along the side of the leg to where you want the length to lie.

Leg – Inside

Measure from the lowest part of your crotch along the inside of your leg, down to the bottom of the leg where you want your pants to lie.

Crotch

Measure starting at the body’s center front at the waist and continue down the center front, around the crotch and up the center back to the center back of the waist.

Thigh

Measure around your thigh at the widest point, a couple of inches below the crotch.

Knee

Measure around your knee at its widest point.

Women

Neck

Measure around your neck where your shirt collar sits.

Neck Opening

Place the tape measure at the base of your neck and ... chest to the point where you want your blouse neck opening to end.

Shoulder Front

Lay the end of a tape measure flat against one shoulder point. Your helper should then extend the tape measure across the front of your body, following the natural curve of your shoulders, until it reaches the opposite shoulder point.

Shoulder Back

Measure the width of the back across the broadest part of the shoulders, from shoulder point (where the shoulder meets the arm) to about 1-2 inches below the neckline. Measure from the right shoulder point down the arm to the top of the “V” made by the thumb and index finger.

Chest/Bust

Measure around the fullest part of the chest/bust.

Arm Hole

Measuring Your Arm. Extend one arm straight out from your body. Align the end of a soft measuring tape with the center of your shoulder. Draw the tape down the front of your shoulder and under your armpit. Continue wrapping the tape all the way around to your original starting point.

Width - Shoulder

Measure from the tip of your left shoulder to the tip of your right shoulder.

Sleeve Length – Right/Left

Measure from the tip of your shoulder to the base of your thumb.

Waist

Measure around your waistline, just above the waistband of your pants.

Hips

To measure your hips, remove your outer garments, put your feet together, and wrap a soft measuring tape straight and snug around the widest part of your hips. Your hip measurement is the point at which the end of the tape meets the remaining length.

Shoulder to Bust

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. This is a measurement of the fullest part of your bust or body circumference at the bust.

Shoulder to Waist Front

Measure from the center of the bottom of the neck to the waist at the front.

Shoulder to Waist Back

Measure from the top of the shoulder at the neck to the waist at the back.

Center Front

Measure from the center of the bottom of the neck to the waist at the front.

Center Back

Center of your back of your waist.

Dress Length

Measure from the top to the bottom edge of the dress.

Skirt Length

Measure from where the skirt hits you on the waist to the hem.


 >  FREE SHIPPING  <