How to Measure a Bodysuit?

By

Alize Mendez

on

September 4, 2019

Selling Clothing Online? Check out our free measurement templates to boost conversions here.

There are more angles to a bodysuit than there are with a standard shirt or pair of pants, which can make measuring this item a bit more difficult. If you’re interested in learning how to measure a bodysuit, we’ve got you covered.

First Things First

Before we start make sure you lie the bodysuit flat to avoid any wrinkles that could lead to incorrect measurements

Measurement areas of a bodysuit
Bodysuit Template

Steps

  1. Collar to shoulder: Place the measuring tape in the middle of the collar and pull it to the shoulder
  2. Shoulder to shoulder: Measure from the tip of one shoulder across to the tip of the next shoulder
  3. Sleeve: Measure the sleeve length by placing the measuring tape at the tip of the shoulder and pulling it down to the end of the sleeve
  4. Width: Measure the width of the waist area by placing the measuring tape where the waist would fall on one end and pulling it across to the other side
  5. Front length: Measure the length from the top shoulder to the bottom of the leg
  6. Inseam: Measure from the inside of the crotch area to the bottom of the leg
  7. All done!
Pro Tip: If you are selling clothing online, sign up for the free size chart creator.

Measuring tips

  • Always measure bodysuits flat to avoid measuring wrinkles and measuring incorrectly
  • Make sure you use a flexible measuring tape. Don’t use a ruler to measure your garments, ever- especially not a bodysuit that has so many angles that need to be measured precisely. A ruler is too stiff to get accurate measurements.
  • Round your measurements to the nearest ¼ inch to get the most accurate number.
  • Measure more than once! Confirm that you have the correct measurements by measuring your bodysuit at least twice.

Create Accurate Measurement Templates in Seconds

Start creating Free Templates Now.

A quick and easy way of sharing measurements online, Sizely works on any platform and it takes seconds to generate a sizing template.

Sizely Size Chart Creator
Template creation in action

Benefits

  • Increase sales & reduce returns at the same time
  • Works on any platform such as eBay, Poshmark, Etsy & more.
  • Over 180+ Templates across all categories
  • Imperial and metric system support
  • Save, edit & share measurements in seconds

GET MORE TIPS LIKE THIS IN YOUR INBOX

Sign up for our newsletter and get monthly seller tips & tricks.
(No spam, we promise)

Awesome! You are on the list! 
Oops! Something went wrong while submitting the form
Alize Mendez
YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE...

A quick and easy way OF
sharing measurements online

 Create sizing templates in seconds and run your business like a pro

Visit Sizely

TRUSTED BY SOME OF THE WORLD'S LARGEST MARKETPLACES 

ebay logo white etsy logo whiteposhmark logoshpock logo whitetradesy logo whiteofferup logo whitevaragesale logo whiteletgo logo whitesarousell logo white

COPYRIGHT © SIZELY 2019. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.