You will need
- the tape, helper, table sizes
What pants do not buy without trying, "by eye", it is known probably all. But the fact that the size should be chosen correctly, not always taken into account. It is important to remember that the size of the pants is not determined by any one indicator. Ideally, you need to consider three figures: the waist, hip and length of leg. These indicators are the Foundation of all unified brand sizes. In English they are marked by letters W (Waist - waist), S (Seat – hip he Hips in some tables) and L (length).
To accurately determine your size of pants, you need to take correct measurements. Do it better with help, since measuring yourself is very difficult. With self-measurement is easy to make a mistake in counting due to movements and bending of the body. Exactly the same to fathom the length of the legs on yourself is impossible.
For taking measurements, except for the help of others, it will take a tailor's meter (the tape). The waist is measured at the narrowest point of the hull at the level of the navel. The tape should be stretched tight enough without pinching the body. Hip measured at the level of the hip joints the most protruding points of the buttocks. The length of the leg it is better to measure on the inner side of the thigh (from groin to floor), as the fit of all models of the trousers are different and it's easy to make a mistake.
The measurements were as accurate as possible, you need to stand absolutely straight with your back straight, straighten the arms along the body. Have an assistant take measurements, to make sure you several times, and record the results. Then you can take any fashion magazine, clothing catalog, or to find in the Internet the table size iss and to compare the figures obtained with the standard models. If your size iss do not fall exactly in a standardized sizes, it is better to choose those that are a little different from yours in a big way.
Advice 2: How to size pants
Quite often, coming to the store, people can not immediately find the right things for yourself. If you want to buy clothes take less time, we need to know exactly your size. Do you know how to determine the size of the pants, without resorting to the help of consultants?
You will need
- -the tape;
Take your pants where you feel the most convenient. They stretch in the waist area and measure with a centimeter distance between the hands. Received the size in centimeters, multiply twice. You get the approximate circumference of the waist. To translate it to inches, divide the waist circumference by 2.54. The resulting figure is the size of your favorite pants.
If the "model" of pants you have there, and the desire to try on all the sizes of jeans in the store, then take the inch and make a few measurements. First, measure the circumference of the waist. Ensure that the cm does not contract the skin and at the same time not hanging. The resulting figure, divide by 2.54. You get the size that is written next to the letter W. It means waist (in translation from English – zone.
The second digit that interests you, you'll be on the label next to the letter L, which means "lenght" and indicates the length of the inseam. Is the distance from the groin to the floor. Russian translate centimeters into inches and it is in them and measured indicators for pants. For this purpose, as already mentioned, divide the centimeters by 2.54.
Sometimes when specifying the size of the pants you can find such parameters as Rise, and Leg Opening that means the height of the belt and the diameter of the legs near the floor, respectively. They also like other pants are measured in inches. Belt height is calculated as the average between the distance from the crotch to the waist front and back.
Sometimes the pants can meet international size, which is defined in letters from XS to XL (nXL). In this case, don't translate centimeters to inches, and take into account half of the waist or hips (depending on planting pants) and correlate with the letter.
With all the measurements do not strongly pull the measuring tape to the removed indicators were close to real.