Simplicity Body Measurement Charts
Imperial Measure - Inches

Simplicity produces patterns for these ten different Body Types:
  1. Babies: For infants that are not yet walking. About 17" to 34" (43 to 87 cm) tall.
    View Babies Body Measurement Chart.
  2. Toddler's: This figure is taller than a baby but shorter, with narrow shoulders and back than a child. Toddler patterns include a diaper allowance.
    View Toddler's Body Measurement Chart.
  3. Children: Although these "around" measurements are similar to Toddlers', these patterns are for taller children with wider shoulders and back than Toddlers. About 3' to 4' 92 to 122 m) tall.
    View Children's Body Measurement Chart.
  4. Girls'/Girls' Plus: For growing girls who have not yet begun to mature. About 4'2" to 5'1" (1.27 to 1.55 m) tall. Girls' plus are designed for girl's over the average weight for their age and height.
    View Girls'/Girls' Plus Body Measurement Chart.
  5. Junior: For the young Miss figure, about 5'2" to 5'5" in height without shoes.
    View Junior Body Measurement Chart.
  6. MISSES'/MISS PETITE: For a figure that is well-proportioned and well-developed in all body areas. Bodices are designed for a B Cup size. Misses: about 5'5" to 5'6" (1.65 to 1.68 m) tall. Miss Petite: under 5'4" (1.63 m) tall. The back neck to waist measurement for the Miss Petite figure is 1" shorter than the Misses measurement.
    View Misses'/Miss Petite Body Measurement Chart.
  7. Women's/Women's Petite: A larger, more fully mature female figure.
    Women's:
    about 5'5" to 5'6" (1.65 to 1.68 m) tall.Women's Petite: under 5'4" (1.63 m) tall.
    View Women's/Women's Petite Body Measurement Chart.
  8. Unisex: For figures within Misses', Men's, Teen-Boys and Girl's size ranges.
    View Unisex Body Measurement Chart.
  9. Boy's/Teen-Boys': For growing boys who have not reached full adult stature. Boy's: about 4' to 4'10"(1.22 to 1.47 m) tall. Teen-Boy's: young men, about 5'1" to 5'8" (1.55 to 1.73 m) tall.
    View Boys' & Teen Boys' Body Measurement Chart.
  10. MEN'S: Average adult build about 5'10" (1.78 m) tall.
    View Men's Body Measurement Chart.

Babies'
- For infants who are not yet walking.

Sizes

XXS

XS

Small

Medium

Large

Weight

up to 7lbs.

7-13 lbs.

13-18 lbs.

18-21 lbs.

21-24 lbs.

Approx. Height

up to 17"

17"-24"

24"-26 1/2"

26 1/2-31"

31"-34"



Toddlers' - For figures that are taller than Babies but shorter than Children. Pants have a diaper allowance; dresses are shorter than Children's sizes.

Sizes

1/2

1

2

3

4

 

Chest

19

20

21

22

23

In

Waist

19

19 1/2

20

20 1/2

21

"

Approx. Height

28

31

34

37

40

"



Child's

Sizes

2

3

4

5

6

6X

7

8

 

Chest

21

22

23

24

25

25 1/2

26

27

In

Waist

20

20 1/2

21

21 1/2

22

22 1/2

23

23 1/2

"

Hip

--

--

24

25

26

26 1/2

27

28

"

Back Waist Length

8 1/2

9

9 1/2

10

10 1/2

10 3/4

11 1/2

12

"

Approx. Height

35

38

41

44

47

48

50

52

"



Girls'/Girls'Plus - For the growing girl who has not yet begun to mature.
Girls' Plus are designed for girl's over the average weight for their age and height.

Sizes

Girls

Girls'Plus

 

7

8

10

12

14

16

8 1/2

10 1/2

12 1/2

14 1/2

16 1/2

Chest

26

27

28 1/2

30

32

34

30

31 1/2

33

34 1/2

36

In

Waist

23

23 1/2

24 1/2

25 1/2

26 1/2

27 1/2

28

29

30

31

32

"

Hip

27

28

30

32

34

36

33

34 1/2

36

37 1/2

39

"

Back Waist Length

11 1/2

12

12 3/4

13 1/2

14 1/4

15

12 1/2

13 1/4

14

14 3/4

15 1/2

"

Approx. Height

50

52

56

58 1/2

61

61 1/2

52

56

58 1/2

61

63 1/2

"



Junior

Sizes

3/4

5/6

7/8

9/10

11/12

13/14

15/16

17/18

19/20

21/22

23/24

 

Bust

28

29

30 1/2

32

33 1/2

35

36 1/2

38 1/2

40 1/2

42 1/2

44 1/2

In

Waist

22

23

24

25

26

27

28

29 1/2

31

33 1/2

35 1/2

"

Hip-7" below waist

31

32

33 1/2

35

36 1/2

38

39 1/2

41 1/2

43 1/2

45 1/2

47 1/2

"

Back Waist Length

13 1/2

14

14 1/2

15

15 3/8

15 3/4

16 1/8

16 3/8

16 5/8

16 7/8

17 1/8

"



Misses'/Miss Petite - For well-proportioned, developed figures.

Misses' about 5'5" to 5'6" without shoes. Miss Petite under 5'4" without shoes.

Sizes

4

6

8

10

12

14

16

18

20

22

24

26

 

Sizes-European

30

32

34

36

38

40

42

44

46

48

50

52

Bust

29 1/2

30 1/2

31 1/2

32 1/2

34

36

38

40

42

44

46

48

In

Waist

22

23

24

25

26 1/2

28

30

32

34

37

39

41 1/2

"

Hip - 9" below waist

31 1/2

32 1/2

33 1/2

34 1/2

36

38

40

42

44

46

48

50

"

Back Waist Length

15 1/2

15 1/2

15 3/4

16

16 1/4

16 1/2

16 3/4

17

17 1/4

17 3/8

17 1/2

17 3/4

"

Petite-Back Waist Length

14 1/4

14 1/2

14 3/4

15

15 1/4

15 1/2

15 3/4

16

16 1/4

16 3/8

16 1/2

16 5/8

"



Women's/Women's Petite - For the larger, more fully mature figures.

Women about 5'5" to 5'6" without shoes. Women's Petite under 5'4" without shoes.

Sizes

18W

20W

22W

24W

26W

28W

30W

32W

 

Sizes-European

44

46

48

50

52

54

56

58

Bust

40

42

44

46

48

50

52

54

In

Waist

33

35

37

39

41 1/2

44

46 1/2

49

"

Hip - 9" below waist

42

44

46

48

50

52

54

56

"

Back Waist Length

17 1/8

17 1/4

17 3/8

17 1/2

17 5/8

17 3/4

17 7/8

18

"

Petite-Back Waist Length

16 1/8

16 1/4

16 3/8

16 1/2

16 5/8

16 3/4

16 7/8

17

"



Unisex - For figures within Misses', Men's, Teen-Boys, Boys' and Girl's sizeranges.

Sizes

XXS

XS

S

M

L

XL

XXL

 

Chest/Bust

28-29

30-32

34-36

38-40

42-44

46-48

50-52

In

Hip

29-30

31-32 1/2

35-37

39-41

43-45

47-49

51-53

"



Boys' & Teen Boys' - For growing boys and young men who have not reached full adult stature.

Sizes

7

8

10

12

14

16

18

20

 

Chest

26

27

28

30

32

33 1/2

35

36 1/2

In

Waist

23

24

25

26

27

28

29

30

"

Hip

27

28

29 1/2

31

32 1/2

34 1/4

35 1/2

37

"

Neck Band

11 3/4

12

12 1/2

13

13 1/2

14

14 1/2

15

"

Approx. Height

48

50

54

58

61

64

66

68

"

Shirt Sleeve

22 3/8

23 1/4

25

26 3/4

29

30

31

32

"



Men's - For men of average build; about 5'10" without shoes.

Sizes

32

34

36

38

40

42

44

46

48

50

52

 

Sizes-Eur/Fr

42

44

46

48

50

52

54

56

58

60

62

Chest

32

34

36

38

40

42

44

46

48

50

52

In

Waist

27

28

30

32

34

36

39

42

44

46

48

"

Hip

34

35

37

39

41

43

45

47

49

51

53

"

Neck Band

13 1/2

14

14 1/2

15

15 1/2

16

16 1/2

17

17 1/2

18

18 1/2

"

Shirt Sleeve

31

32

32

33

33

34

34

35

35

36

36

"