Butterick and Vogue - help with sizes

Conversion from american to european sizes


American size 6 8 10 12 14 16 18 20 22 24
European size 32 34 36 38 40 42 44 46 48 50
Bust cm 78 80 83 87 92 97 102 107 112 117
Chest cm 73 75 78 81 87 92 97 102 107 112
Waist cm 58 61 64 67 71 76 81 87 94 99
Hip cm 83 85 88 92 97 102 107 112 117 122
Back-waist cm 39,5 40 40,5 41,5 42 42,5 43 44 44 44,5


American size 14W 16W 18W 20W 22W 24W 26W 28W 30W 32W
European size 40 42 44 46 48 50 52 54 56 58
Bust cm 92 97 102 107 112 117 122 127 132 137
Waist cm 73 78 83 89 94 99 105 112 118 124
Hip cm 97 102 107 112 117 122 127 132 137 142
Back-waist cm 42,5 42,5 43 44 44 44,5 45 45 45,5 46

  1. Bust: measured around the widest place on the chest and straight around the back
  2. Chest: Around the body below the widest place of the bust
  3. Waist: Around the bodys natural waist
  4. Hip: at the widst place
  5. Back-waist: From the most prominent point on the neck to the waist


Misses/Misses Petites

(centimeters)
SIZE X-Small Small Medium Large X-Large XX-Large
6 8 10 12 14 16 18 20 22 24
Chest 73 75 78 81 87 92 97 102 107 112
Bust 78 80 83 87 92 97 102 107 112 117
Waist 58 61 64 67 71 76 81 87 94 99
Hip 83 85 88 92 97 102 107 112 117 122
Back Waist Length 39.5 40 40.5 41.5 42 42.5 43 44 44.5 45


Women's/Women's Petite (Butterick/Vogue)

(centimeters)
SIZE X-Small Small Medium Large X-Large XX-Large
14W 16W 18W 20W 22W 24W 26W 28W 30W 32W
- - - (38) (40) (42) (44) (46) (48) (50)
Bust 92 97 102 107 112 117 122 127 132 137
Waist 73 78 84 89 94 99 105 112 118 124
Hip 97 102 107 112 117 122 127 132 137 142
Back Waist Length 42.5 42.5 43 44 44 44.5 45 45 45.5 46


Girls/Boys (Butterick/Vogue)

(centimeters)
SIZE Small Medium Large X-Large
7 8 10 12 14 16
Breast or Chest 66 69 73 76 81 86
Waist 58 60 62 65 67 70
Hip 69 71 76 81 87 92
Back Waist Length 29.5 31 32.5 34.5 36 38
Approximate Height 127 132 142 149 155 156


Childrens (Butterick/Vogue)

(centimeters)
SIZE X-Small Small Medium Large
2 3 4 5 6 6X
Breast or Chest 53 56 58 61 64 65
Waist 51 52
53 55 56 57
Hip - - 61 64 66 67
Back Waist Length 22 23 24 25.5 27 27.5
Approximate Height 89 97 104 112 119 122


Toddlers (Butterick/Vogue)

(centimeters)
SIZE X-Small Small Medium
1/2 1 2 3 4
Breast or Chest 48 51 53 56 58
Waist 48 50 51 52 53
Approximate Height 71 79 87 94 102


Infants/Babies (Butterick/Vogue)

(centimeters)
SIZE Preemie Newborn Small Medium Large X-Large
Weight(kilograms) 3.5kg max 4-6 6-8 8-10 10-11 12-13
Height(centimeters) 42cm max 45-61 64-66 69-71 74-76 79-81