How to measure

To ensure accurate measurements, we suggest having a professional seamstress measure you. If you do not get a professional seamstress to take your measurements you should follow this guide to ensure proper fit.

Please Note: You should always have someone else take your measurements, physically measuring yourself will provide you with inaccurate numbers, so please have someone help you. Bust-Not your bra size! Take the tape

Measure Bust Measure Waist Measure Hips
Bust
*This is not your bra size!
*Wear an unpadded bra (your dress will have a built-in bra)
*Relax arms at sides
*Pull tape across the fullest
part of the bust
Waist
*Find the natural waist
*This is the smallest part of the waist
*Usually about 1 in. above belly button
*Keep tape slightly loose to
allow for breathing room
Hips
*Find the widest part of the hips
*Usually about 7 in. below natural waist
*Tape should brush across both hipbones
Measure Hollow to Floor Measure Height
Hollow to Floor
*Stand straight with feet together
*Measure in bare feet
*Begin at the hollow space
between the collarbones and
pull tape straight down to the floor
*To fit high heels, we'll add
an extra 5 cm onto custom-sized
floor-length dresses and dresses with trains
Height
* Stand straight with feet together
* Measure in bare feet
* Begin at the top of the head and
pull tape straight down to the floor

For Flower Girl Dresses

Bust
Bust - Not your bra size! Take the tape around your back and bring it across the fullest part of your bust. Your arms should be relaxed, down at your sides. You must wear a bra when taking this measurement.
Waist
Waist- This is the smallest part of your waist. Typically it`s an inch or so above your belly button. Also known as the natural waistline.
Hips
Hips- This is the widest part of your hips, across the hipbone. Measurement is taken approximately 7 inches below the natural waistline. This measurement is not needed for full gowns.
Height from head to floor
Measure from the crown to the floor, without shoes, feet together.

For Maternity Dresses

Maternity Upper Bust Maternity Bust Maternity Under Bust Maternity Around Belly
Upper Bust
*Relax arms at sides
*Measure the highest part of the chest
*Pull the tape right underneath the arms
Bust
*This is not your bra size!
*Wear an unpadded bra (your dress will have a built-in bra)
*Relax arms at sides
*Pull tape across the fullest part of the bust
Under Bust
Under Bust- Measure immediately under breasts
Around Belly
*Find the fullest part of the belly
*Pull tape around the belly
*Keep tape slight loose for comfort
Maternity Hips Maternity Hollow to Floor Maternity Height
Hips
*Find the widest part of the hips
*Usually about 7 in. below natural waist
*Make sure tape is parallel to the floor
*Tape should brush across both hipbones
Hollow to Floor
*Stand straight with feet together
*Measure in bare feet
*Begin at the hollow space between the collarbones and pull tape straight down to the floor
*To fit high heels, we'll add an extra 5 cm onto custom-sized floor-length dresses and dresses with trains
Height from head to floor
* Stand straight with feet together
* Measure in bare feet
* Begin at the top of the head and pull tape straight down to the floor

For Bridal Jacket/ Mini Wraps

Bust
Bust - Not your bra size! Take the tape around your back and bring it across the fullest part of your bust.
Shoulder
Shoulder - From the edge of the shoulder socket, measure across the back to the same point on the other shoulder.
Arm Length
Arm Length - Measure from your shoulder point to the wrist.
Armscye
Armscye - Measure from the top of the shoulder, down the front of the shoulder, under the arm pit, and up the back of the shoulder.