Measure A Shirt
Lay the collar perfectly flat on a table. The collar mesurement is taken from the outer edge of the button hole to the center of the button.
Lay the completely buttoned shirt flat on a table face up. The chest mesurement is taking across the shirt at the bottom of the sleeve seams. Please note that this is NOT a circumference measurement.
The waist measurement is taken across the shirt at the narrowest part of the shirt at the waistline.
The bottom width is measure from one of the bottom hem seams to the other.
Measure from the top of the shoulder (where the armhole and shoulder seams meet) to the end of the cuff. If this is for a short sleeve shirt, measure to the desired length.
Measure from the point where the left armhole seam meets the shoulder seam to its matching point on the right.
Lay the completely buttoned shirt face down on a table. Measure from the (center) bottom of the collar band to the bottom of the shirt.
The cuff measurement is taken across the open cuff, from the outer edge of the button hole to the center of the button.
Measure from the top of the shoulder to the underarm / armpit.