Women's Measurements

Waist
Bend to one side to find waist's natural crease; measure across at this point.
Inseam
Measure inside crotch seam to the hem on a pair of similar style pants.
Bust
Stand with arms relaxed at sides, measure under arms and around the fullest part of the bust.
Hips
With heels together, measure around the fullest part of the body.

Men's Measurements

Chest
Measure around upper body, under armpits, and over the fullest part of your chest and shoulder blades.
Inseam
Measure inside crotch seam to the hem on a pair of similar style pants.
Shoulder to Shoulder
Measure from the broadest part of your shoulder and upper arms to the other shoulder.
Waist
Bend to one side to find waist's natural crease; measure across at this point.

Length of Dresses/Coats
Dresses and coats are measured from the top center back collar to the bottom hem. If there is a fancy collar, we measure from the base of it. If it's something like a halter dress, we measure from the back closure area or where the actual construction starts.
Length of Skirts
Skirts are measured from the back waist to the bottom hem. If there is a waist seam or a fancy fold-over design, we measure from the base.
Inseam for Pants/Shorts
Inseams are measured from the bottom crotch seam to the bottom of the hem. This measurement is always taken along the inside seam.
 

Shoe Measurements

Circumference
This measurement is taken around the widest part of the shaft.
Shaft Height
Measurement from the outer instep to the top of the shaft.
Heel Height
Measurement from the ground to the middle sole of shoe.

Handbag Measurements

Height
The distance from the bottom of the bag to the top of the bag. Handbags with slouchy or scoop designs at the top are measured from the bottom of the bag to the lowest point of the slouch/scoop.
Depth
The distance from the front of the bag to the back of the bag. Depth is normally measured along the bottom of the bag.
Drop
The distance from the center peak of the handle/shoulder strap to the center top side of the bag. Drop is normally measured along the underside of the handle/shoulder strap.
Width
The distance from one side of the bag to the other side of the bag. Width is normally measured along the bottom of the bag. Handbags that change shape may be measured at the top and in the middle.
 
Miniature Handbag/Wristlet
Clutch
Small Handbag
 
Medium Handbag
Large Handbag
Extra Large Handbag