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women's size guide

You look your best when the fit and cut are just right

Womens

How to measure

Height

Measure from your toes to the top of your head.

Bust

Measure the fullest part and across the shoulder blades.

Waist

Measure around the natural waistline.

Hip

Measure around the fullest part of the hip.

Inside Leg

Measure from the top of the crotch to the floor (this is a body measurement and garment lengths may vary according to style).

  • Swimwear

      size
    UK 6 8 10 12 14 16 18
    EUROPEAN 32 34 36 38 40 42 44
    FRANCE 34 36 38 40 42 44 46
    US 2 4 6 8 10 12 14
    bust (cm) 80 84 88 92 97 103 109
    bust (in) 31.5 33 34.5 36 38 40.5 43
    waist (cm) 61 65 69 73 78 84 90
    waist (in) 24 25.5 27 29 30.5 33 35.5
    hips (cm) 86 90 94 99 104 110 116
    hips (in) 34 35.5 37 39 41 43.5 45.5
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  • Women's tops

      size
    UK XS S S/M M M/L L XL
    EUROPEAN 1 2 2/3 3 3/4 4 5
    bust (cm) 80-85 86-91 86-97 92-97 92-105 98-105 106-113
    waist (cm) 61-66 67-72 67-78 73-78 73-86 79-86 87-94
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  • Tops & knitwear

      size
    UK 6 8 10 12 14 16 18
    EUROPEAN 32 34 36 38 40 42 44
    FRANCE 34 36 38 40 42 44 46
    US 2 4 6 8 10 12 14
    bust (cm) 80 84 88 92 97 103 109
    bust (in) 31.5 33 34.5 36 38 40.5 43
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  • Jeans & trousers

      size
    UK 6 8 10 12 14 16 18
    EUROPEAN 32 34 36 38 40 42 44
    FRANCE 34 36 38 40 42 44 46
    US 2 4 6 8 10 12 14
    waist (cm) 61 65 69 73 78 84 90
    waist (in) 24 25.5 27 29 30.5 33 35.5
    hips (cm) 86 90 94 99 104 110 116
    hips (in) 34 35.5 37 39 41 43.5 45.5
    inside leg extra short (cm) 66 66 66 66 66 66 66
    inside leg extra short (in) 26 26 26 26 26 26 26
    inside leg short (cm) 76 76 76 76 76 76 76
    inside leg short (in) 30 30 30 30 30 30 30
    inside leg regular (cm) 81 81 81 81 81 81 81
    inside leg regular (in) 32 32 32 32 32 32 32
    inside leg long (cm) 86 86 86 86 86 86 86
    inside leg long (in) 34 34 34 34 34 34 34
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  • Women's tops xs-xl

      size
    UK xs s m l xl
    EUROPEAN 1 2 3 4 5
    bust (cm) 80-85 86-91 92-97 98-105 106-113
    waist (cm) 61-66 67-72 73-78 79-86 87-94
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  • Jackets & coats

      size
    UK 6 8 10 12 14 16 18
    EUROPEAN 32 34 36 38 40 42 44
    FRANCE 34 36 38 40 42 44 46
    US 2 4 6 8 10 12 14
    bust (cm) 80 84 88 92 97 103 109
    bust (in) 31.5 33 34.5 36 38 40.5 43
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  • Jeans & trousers

      size
    UK 6 8 10 12 14 16 18
    EUROPEAN 32 34 36 38 40 42 44
    FRANCE 34 36 38 40 42 44 46
    US 2 4 6 8 10 12 14
    waist (cm) 61 65 69 73 78 83 89
    waist (in) 24 25.5 27 29 31 32.5 35
    hips (cm) 87 91 95 99 104 110 116
    hips (in) 34 36 37.5 39 41 43.5 45.5
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  • Dresses

      size
    UK 6 8 10 12 14 16 18
    EUROPEAN 32 34 36 38 40 42 44
    FRANCE 34 36 38 40 42 44 46
    US 2 4 6 8 10 12 14
    bust (cm) 80 84 88 92 97 103 109
    bust (in) 31.5 33 34.5 36 38 40.5 43
    waist (cm) 61 65 69 73 78 84 90
    waist (in) 24 25.5 27 29 30.5 33 35.5
    hips (cm) 86 90 94 99 104 110 116
    hips (in) 34 35.5 37 39 41 43.5 45.5
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  • Shorts

      size
    UK 6 8 10 12 14 16 18
    EUROPEAN 32 34 36 38 40 42 44
    FRANCE 34 36 38 40 42 44 46
    US 2 4 6 8 10 12 14
    waist (cm) 61 65 69 73 78 84 90
    waist (in) 24 25.5 27 29 30.5 33 35.5
    hips (cm) 86 90 94 99 104 110 116
    hips (in) 34 35.5 37 39 41 43.5 45.5
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  • Skirts

      size
    UK 6 8 10 12 14 16 18
    EUROPEAN 32 34 36 38 40 42 44
    FRANCE 34 36 38 40 42 44 46
    US 2 4 6 8 10 12 14
    waist (cm) 61 65 69 73 78 84 90
    waist (in) 24 25.5 27 29 30.5 33 35.5
    hips (cm) 86 90 94 99 104 110 116
    hips (in) 34 35.5 37 39 41 43.5 45.5
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  • Shoes

    SHOE SIZE CONVERSION CHART

    UK 3 4 5 6 7 8 9
    EUROPEAN 36 37 38 39 40 41 42
    US 5 6 7 8 9 10 11
     
    Size S M L
    CONTINENTAL 36-37 38-39 40-42
    UK 3-4 5-6 7-9
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  • Lingerie, loungewear & nightwear

      size
    UK x sml (XS) sml (S) med (M) large (L) x large (XL)
    EUROPEAN 1 2 3 4 5
    bust (cm) 80-85 86-91 92-97 98-105 106-113
    waist (cm) 61-66 67-72 73-78 79-86 87-94
    hips (cm) 87-92 93-98 99-104 105112 113-120
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  • Women's skirts and shorts

      size
    measurement 6 8 10 12 14 16 18
    waist (cm) 61 65 69 73 78 84 90
    waist (in) 24 25.5 27 29 30.5 33 35.5
    hips (cm) 86 90 94 99 104 110 116
    hips (in) 34 35.5 37 39 41 43.5 45.5
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  • Shoes s,m,l

     
    Size s m l
    CONTINENTAL 36-37 38-39 40-42
    UK 3-4 5-6 7-9
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  • Belts

      size
    measurement S M L
    waist (cm) 67 73 80
    waist (in) 26.5 29 31.5
    hip (cm) 93 99 106
    hip (in) 36.5 39 42
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  • Plus-Size Tops XL-XXXL

      size
    UK XL XXL XXXL
    Bust (cm) 106-113 114-123 123-131
    Bust (inches) 41.5-44.5 44.5-48.5 48.5-51.5
    Waist (cm) 87-94 95-104 104-113
    Waist (inches) 41.5-44.5 44.5-48.5 48.5-51.5
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  • Plus-size Women's Clothing

      size
    UK 18 20 22 24 26 28
    EUROPE 44 46 48 50 52 54
    FRANCE 46 48 50 52 54 56
    US 14 16 18 20 22 24
    Bust (cm) 109 115 121 127 132 138
    Bust (inches) 43 45.5 47.5 50 52 54.5
    Waist (cm) 90 96 102 108 114 120
    Waist (inches) 35.5 37.5 40 42.5 45 47
    Hip (cm) 116 122 128 134 140 146
    Hip (inches) 45.5 48 50.5 52.5 55 57.5
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  • Activewear

    XS S M L
    UK 6 8-10 12-14 16-18
    EUROPEAN 34 36-38 40-42 44-46
    FRANCE 36 38-40 42-44 46-48
    US 2 4-6 8-10 12-14
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  • Wide fit shoes

      size
    UK Size 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9
    EU Size 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42
    Length (cm) 21.2 22.1 22.9 23.7 24.6 25.4 26.3 27.2
    Foot Width (cm) 220 226 232 238 244 250 256 262
    Calf (cm) 353 359 365 371 377 383 389 395
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  • Petite Size Clothing

    Our petite range is designed to perfectly fit those lil’ ladies who are 5’3” and under.

    Petite Jeans and Trousers

    UK 4 6 8 10 12 14 16
    European 30 32 34 36 38 40 42
    France 32 34 36 38 40 42 44
    US 0 2 4 6 8 10 12
    Waist (cm) 57 61 65 69 73 78 84
    Waist (in) 22.5 24 25.5 27 29 30.5 33
    Hips (cm) 82 86 90 94 99 104 110
    Hips (in) 32.5 34 35.5 37 39 41 43.5
    Inside-leg (cm) 76 76 76 76 76 76 76
    Inside-leg (in) 30 30 30 30 30 30 30

    Petite Dresses

    UK 4 6 8 10 12 14 16
    European 30 32 34 36 38 40 42
    France 32 34 36 38 40 42 44
    US 0 2 4 6 8 10 12
    Waist (cm) 57 61 65 69 73 78 84
    Waist (in) 22.5 24 25.5 27 29 30.5 33
    Hips (cm) 82 86 90 94 99 104 110
    Hips (in) 32.5 34 35.5 37 39 41 43.5

    Petite Tops & Knitwear

    UK 4 6 8 10 12 14 16
    European 30 32 34 36 38 40 42
    France 32 34 36 38 40 42 44
    US 0 2 4 6 8 10 12
    Bust (cm) 76 80 84 88 92 97 103
    Bust (in) 30 31.5 33 34.5 36 38 40.5
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  • Plus Size Bikinis

      size
    UK 38 38 40 40 42 42
    CUP SIZE C/D DD/E D/E F/FF D/E F/FF
    EU 85 85 90 90 95 95
    CUP SIZE C/D E/F E/F G/H E/F G/H
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