Measuring Tips (INCHES)
The chart below are average children's measurements
BACK OF NECK
|0-6 Mos.||17-24"||7-13 lbs.|
|6-12 Mos.||24-26 1/2"||13-18 lbs.|
|12-18 Mos.||26 1/2-31"||18-21 lbs.|
|18-24 Mos.||31-34"||21-24 lbs.|
|10||28 1/2||24 1/2||30||12 3/4|
|12||30||25 1/2||32||13 1/2|
|14||32||26 1/2||34||14 1/4|
For best results, take measurements over child's undergarments.
AVOID measuring over "sweats", jeans, or bulky clothing.
Measure chest slightly below under arms and across shoulders blades, holding measuring tape firmly, level and comfortable.
Measure around natural waistline, allowing measuring tape to sit comfortably.
Measure around fullest part of rear with both feet together.
Measure from the base of the neck to the natural waist line hold measuring tape level and straight.
LENGTH OF WAIST TO ANKLE (A), MID-CALF (M), OR ABOVE KNEES (K) FOR DESIRED LENGTH OF GARMENT.
Measure from the back, or side holding measuring tape evenly. Length of waist to ankle (A), mid-calf (M), or above knees (K) for desired length of garment. For example waist to mid-calf measures 25" ENTER 25M
Measure from shoulder to elbow, enter bicep measure, in separate box.
Measure around arm halfway between elbow and arm pit.
Have child slightly bend elbow ( almost to "L" position ) and measure from shoulder to wrist on the outside of the arm, enter wrist measure in separate box.
Measure comfortability around wrist.
With measuring tape circle head across forehead. Keep measuring tape straight and level all around.
Measure a pair of pants that fit well by laying them down flat and measure along the inseam, inside of the leg from the crotch to the bottom of the leg. Enter childs thigh and hips/seat measures in separate boxes.
Measure around leg halfway between knee and crotch.
Include child weight (lbs.)
Measure child without footwear standing straight against wall. Measure from heel to top of head