All measurements are taken with the garment laying flat.
Shoulder: Measured from seam to seam at the top of a garment.
Bust: Measured from seam to seam directly under the armhole or sleeve, then doubled.
Waist: Measured from seam to seam, then doubled.
Hips: Measured from seam to seam across the widest part of the garment, then doubled. Hip measurement is usually about 8 inches below the waist.
Length: The total length of a garment laying flat.
Rise: Measured from the crotch seam straight up to the top of the waistband.
Inseam: Measured from the crotch along the side of the leg to the hem opening.
TIP: To determine if a garment will fit you, please compare the measurements to a similar garment in your own closet.