You will need
- The tape, your favorite old jeans, and a sheet and pen to record results.
Decide on the method of size measurement. You can do this by removing the measurements with yourself, you can measure already a favorite often worn jeans, and there is a simpler way: do not measure and subtract the number 16 from your Russian size. So I suggest you do the consultants, if you do not have a tape and measure the waist at the moment impossible, and I want to buy jeans right now. So, if you wear a size 44, you'll like jeans size 28. Most likely, it will.
To be sure to get to the point with your jeans size, experts advise to take up those perfect jeans that you wear for a long time and sitting exactly like it was yesterday exactly according to your body. They will help you a lot. Take these jeans, lay them on the floor to make it easy to measure them, fasten the button and measure your waist exactly on the line where the button. You get the figure you want to multiply by two and convert to inches (1 cm = 2.54 inches). This is a suitable size for the waist. Usually this figure coexists with the letter W, which means a Waist that is the waist.
Now you need to determine the length of your future perfect jeans. On the label we jeans we usually see the following combinations of numbers - for example, W27 L30. That means W27 waist size in inches, we have already identified. So what is L30? And this is nothing like the length of your future jeans. To measure it correctly by those perfectly fitting jeans and measure their length from groin to bottom. The resulting number should be converted into inches.
But what to do if you don't have those perfect jeans, and you would like to purchase? Then it is best to ask a professional seamstress take your measurements for you. It will be the easiest and most convenient option. However, you can do it yourself, go to the mirror and carefully measure the waist size and leg length, transfer the numbers to inches, and make a purchase.
Now you know how to size jeans correctly and avoid unfortunate purchases in the online stores. Also, remember that every reputable Internet shop will ask you to find a table where all the markings on the label are decoded and framed by the table of sizes in centimeters for your convenience.
It should be remembered that new jeans can shrink when you wash them, and buy jeans with a reserve in length. In the end, they can always be shortened at a nearby Studio, or tuck.