Suits & jackets
Measure from crown to cuff (shoulder to wrist). It is also helpful if you can measure with the arm bent at the elbow in front of the chest and measure again shoulder to wrist.
Measure faround broadest part of chest keeping the tape up under the arms. Keep one finger between the tape and the body.
For a kilt, measure 2 inches above the hip level with the gents navel. For trews do the same. For trousers measure 1 inch above the hip bone. Men tend to breathe in when getting measured so ensure they are relaxed and breathing out.
Measure widest part of hip/seat.
Ask the man to kneel down with his back and thighs vertical. Measure from his navel to the floor.
Measure head to toe.
jacket / waistcoat length
Measure from back of neck to appropiate point.
Measure seat loosely for trousers allow a size up if man has larger thighs (i.e. sportsman, body builder, etc).
Measure from C to ankle or normal position man wears his trousers.
Measure crotch to ankle or normal position man wears his trousers.
Measure front of neck all the way round to meet 1st point again.
Select a comfortable shoe size based on a pair you already own. Please note some of our brands run small, see our product pages for further details.
From label of one you know fits well.