How to take measurement of sari blouse or shirt?
Mostly Sari blouse is a tight fitting garment . It should be custom made. But many women don’t like to go to the tailor for measurement. So its better do it at home. Here is a basic technique for measurement of sari blouse or kameez, or shirt.
For measurement you need.
Full length of the blouse
Front length-Measured from shoulder along the highest point of bust,to where bra cup ends.
=A-B = Measured from the prominent bone at the end of one shoulder to the prominent
bone at the end of the other shoulder.
Chest = Measured around the fullest part of the chest= C-D
Waist line. =Measured around the natural waist line= G-H
Hip = Measured around the fullest part of the hip=I-J .Usually 7” to8” down from the waist line.
Upper arm = biceps =.Measured around Q-R
Sleeve width= Measured around the edge of the sleeve =O-P.
Sleeve length= Measured from B, on shoulder line, to the edge of the sleeve S
Full length for the bodice = E-F Measured from the shoulder line to waist.
Neck width=1/12th chest + 1/4″or to taste.
Front neck depth=1/12 th chest + 1/2 ” or to taste.
Back neck depth=1″+1/2″or to taste.