Often asked: How To Read Dress Shirt Size?

When looking at dress shirt size the first number on the size tag refers to the neck size, the second number to the sleeve length. As an example a shirt marked “15 ½ 32/33” would mean the man wears a 15 ½ inch neck size and a 32 or 33 inch sleeve length.

What does shirt size 15.5 mean?

15.5 = Medium. 16 = Medium – Large. 16.5 = Large. 17 = Large – Extra Large.

What size is a 15 34 35 dress shirt?

So a shirt size “15 34/35” means that the neck is 15 inches and the sleeve is between 34 and 35 inches. Numeric measurements are helpful for business shirts because it’s more specific than alpha sizes meaning you can typically get a more tailored-fitting shirt without needing alterations.

What does 32 33 mean on a dress shirt?

Dress Shirts When looking at dress shirt size the first number on the size tag refers to the neck size, the second number to the sleeve length. As an example a shirt marked “15 ½ 32/33” would mean the man wears a 15 ½ inch neck size and a 32 or 33 inch sleeve length.

How do I know my size?

Take your measurements

  1. Bust. Measure under your armpits, around your shoulder blades, and over the fullest part of your bust.
  2. Waist. Measure around your natural waistline.
  3. Hip. The hip should be measured around its fullest part (about 8 inch.
  4. Inseam.
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Is shirt size 16 A large?

We measure our shirts the traditional way, using collar sizes, so you will see our shirts quoted in inches – 15″ (small), 15.5″ (medium), 16.5″ (large) and 17.5″ (extra large).

What does shirt size 40 mean?

If you see size 40 in a shirt’s tag/label/sticker, this means that the length of the collar is 40 cm. Similarly, size 42 means, the length of the collar is 42 cm. A size 40 shirt from one brand may have 42 inches chest length, and for another brand, it may have 44 inches chest length.

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