[thechat] Dress sizes

Tony Crockford tonyc at boldfish.co.uk
Mon Mar 15 05:35:51 CST 2004

At 11:04 on Monday, 15 Mar 2004, Madhu Menon wrote:

> Guys,
> I've never understood how these foreign dress sizes work. For instance,  
> I take it that a size 6 is thin? What exactly does it correspond to? And  
> is size 14 big?
> Please enlighten me. :)

So what size are you looking for sir (nudge, nudge, wink, wink)

these should help:




when it comes down to it the size number is the smallest size the  
manufacturer of the garment thinks he can get away with.

based on:

all size 14 women would really like to get into a size 12, so if the label  
says size 12 and it fits they feel great! - if they feel great they buy...

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