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Scissor and thread

a complete guide

How to take your tailor measurements

Knowing your tailor measurements is not only essential in order to look good, but also to feel good.

Measuring overview


Measurement man

Measuring overview


A.

The Neck

Measure the circumference around your neck. You should be able to fit two fingers between your neck and the shirt collar.

B.

The Chest

Measure the circumference around the thickest part of your chest.

C.

The Waist

Measure the circumference around the thickest part of your waist.

D.

The Arm

Start to measure from your shoulder and then down to your desired length.

E.

The Leg

Start to measure from your groin and then down to your desired length.

T-shirts, Sweaters & Coats

Size S M L XL XXL XXXL
Chest (cm) 89-96 97-104 105-112 113-120 121-128 129-135
Waist (cm) 82-87 88-95 96-103 104-112 113-121 122-130

Shirts

Size S M L XL XXL XXXL
Neck (cm) 37 39 41 43 45 47
Chest (cm) 89-96 97-104 105-112 113-120 121-128 129-135
Waist (cm) 82-87 88-95 96-103 104-112 113-121 122-130

Jeans, Chinos & Trousers

Size W28 W29 W30 W31 W32 W33
Waist (cm) 82-84 84-87 87-89 89-92 92-94 94-96
Size W34 W36 W38 W40 W42 W44
Waist (cm) 96-99 99-14 104-109 109-114 119-124 124-129
Size L30 L32 L34 L36
Leg (cm) 76-81 81-86 86-91 91+

Jackets (Regular fit)

Size 42 44 46 48 50 52
Chest (cm) 82-88 89-93 94-98 99-102 103-106 107-110
Waist (cm) 74-80 80-84 85-88 89-92 93-96 97-101
Size 54 56 58 60 62
Chest (cm) 111-115 116-120 121-125 126-130 131-135
Waist (cm) 102-107 108-113 114-119 120-125 126-131

S — Short model

Size 42S 44S 46S 48S 50S 52S
Arm (cm) 59,5 60,5 61,5 62,5 63,5 64
Size 54S 56S 58S 60S 62S
Arm (cm) 64,5 65 65,5 66 66,5

R — Regular model

Size 42R 44R 46R 48R 50R 52R
Arm (cm) 61,5 62,5 63,5 64,5 65,5 66
Size 54R 56R 58R 60R 62R
Arm (cm) 66,5 67 67,5 68 68,5

L — Long model

Size 42L 44L 46L 48L 50L 52L
Arm (cm) 64,5 65,5 66,5 67,5 68,5 69
Size 54L 56L 58L 60L 62L
Arm (cm) 69,5 70 70,5 71 71,5

Jackets/Blazers (Slim fit)

Size 42 44 46 48 50 52
Chest (cm) 80-86 87-91 92-96 97-100 101-104 105-108
Waist (cm) 72-76 78-81 82-85 86-89 90-93 94-99
Size 54 56 58 60
Chest (cm) 111-115 116-120 121-125 126-130
Waist (cm) 100-105 106-111 112-117 118-123

S — Short model

Size 42S 44S 46S 48S 50S 52S
Arm (cm) 59,5 60,5 61,5 62,5 63,5 64
Size 54S 56S 58S
Arm (cm) 64,5 65 65,5

R — Regular model

 

Size 42R 44R 46R 48R 50R 52R
Arm (cm) 61,5 62,5 63,5 64,5 65,5 66
Size 54R 56R 58R 60R
Arm (cm) 66,5 67 67,5 68

L — Long model

 

Size 42L 44L 46L 48L 50L 52L
Arm (cm) 64,5 65,5 66,5 67,5 68,5 69
Size 54L 56L 58L 60L
Arm (cm) 69,5 70 70,5 71