Vintage 101 – How to Take Your Measurements
They say Marilyn Monroe was a size 12. Well, the 12 of the ’50s is not the 12 of today. In fact, there is no standardized sizing system in place. I love going to the Gap or Old Navy and kidding myself that I am a size 6 when really I’m an 8.
When shopping online, especially for vintage clothing, it is very important to know your measurements before falling in love with a dress that won’t fit. Here’s a little video tutorial I created to help you figure out the dimensions of your curves!