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Garments Measurements Technique: Bust & Chest

Garments Measurements Technique: Bust & Chest

1. Bust and chest:
With the garment closed measure across the front of the chest 2.5 cm down from the armhole seam.

Garments Measurements Technique: Bust and Chest
Fig- B1: Bust and Chest Measurements

2. Bust /chest (lingerie/camisole tops):
Fold the garment at the center back and the center front so the garment lies sideways. Measure from the fold at the front, through the top of the side seam, to the fold at the back. You may need to imagine a line if the back is lower than the side seam.

Bust /chest (lingerie/camisole tops):
Fig-B2: Bust /chest (lingerie/camisole tops):

3.Body width (lingerie/camisole tops):
With the garment closed and lying flat, measure across the back between the armhole seams.

 

Body width (lingerie/camisole tops)
Fig- B3: Body width (lingerie/camisole tops)

 

Video: Bust & Chest Measurements

4. Across front:
With the garment closed, at the specified distance down from the side neck point, measure across the front between the armhole seams.

Fig-B4: Across Front
Fig-B4: Across Front Measurement

5. Across back:
With the garment closed, at the specified distance down from the side neck point, measure across the back between the armhole seams.

Fig-B5: Across Back Measurement
Fig-B5: Across Back Measurement

6. Across raglan (front):
At the front of the neck, measure straight across from raglan seam to raglan seam.

Fig- B6: Across raglan (front)
Fig- B6: Across raglan (front)

7. Across raglan (back):
At the back of the neck, measure straight across from raglan seam to raglan seam.

Fig- B7: Across raglan (back)
Fig- B7: Across raglan (back)

8. Width at center front apex:
At a specified distance down from the apex point, measure the width of the front panel.

Width at center front apex
Fig-B8: Width at center front apex

9. Distance between front straps:
At the front of the garment, measure straight across between the center of each strap.

Distance between front straps
Fig- B9: Distance between front straps

10. Distance between back straps:
At the back of the garment, measure straight across between the center of each strap, where the strap is attached to the body.

Fig- B10: Distance between back straps
Fig- B10: Distance between back straps

 

 

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