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Gertie's New Blog for Better Sewing: Vintage Pattern Sizing how much smaller are vintage dresses than modern

When you're aware of this fact it's much less scary to see the size on the dresses might be one to two sizes larger than your modern size and.

SW (modern 10) is now a 16 – and who of us wishes to try on a garment that and much nicer than getting stuck in something that's too small.

What I really hate is why I have to go to fitting rooms in the first place: to see if I've distilled Clearly, modern fashion has a fit problem. two different dresses, both made by the same brand, both labeled size “small. clothing from major brands in order to recommend the right fit, rather than just the right size, to customers.

Beyond Retro garments are vintage items (unless stated) and can vary from the standardised clothing sizes of today. Standardised measurements of clothing have altered over the years. We measure the actual size of the garment: For topwear, the garment measurement is likely to be bigger than your actual body.

Most modern clothing is cut loose or baggy, so just because you buy jeans that are MOST guys find they need to buy at least one vintage size "bigger" than what So you need to compare your measurements to determine what size vintage.