Women sizes – International size conversion chart for blouses, dresses, jackets and coats

This table is for converting between German, American, Italian, British, French, Russian and Japanese women’s sizes, for blouses, dresses, jackets and coats.

Simply find your size in the chart to see the corresponding size for the other international size systems.

The German sizes are also used in Switzerland, Austria, Netherlands, Sweden, Denmark and Norway. The British sizes are also used in Australia and New Zealand. The French sizes are also used in Belgium, Spain and Portugal.

S-M-L
USA UK / AU / NZ Italy France Germany Japan Russia
S 2 6 38 34 32 7 40
S 4 8 40 36 34 9 42
M 6 10 42 38 36 11 44
M 8 12 44 40 38 13 46
L 10 14 46 42 40 15 48
L 12 16 48 44 42 17 50
XL / 1X 14 18 50 46 44 19 52
1X / 2X 16 20 52 48 46 21 54
Men’s sizes – Dress shirt sizes

Use this table to convert between European, American, English and Japanese sizes for men’s dress shirts.

American dress shirts sizes have two size numbers. The first is your neck size, and the second is your sleeve length, both in inches. European dress shirts however only have one size number, for the neck size, and standard sleeve lenght. This chart converts between American and European neck sizes.

SYSTEM dress shirt sizes, neck size
US 14 14.5 15 15.5 16 16.5 17 17.5 18
England 14 14.5 15 15.5 16 16.5 17 17.5 18
Europe 36 37 38 39 41 42 43 44 45
Japan 87 91 97 102 112 117 122 127 132
S-XL XS S S M L L XL XL XXL

Please keep in mind that these size charts are only guides to helping you find the right sizes. Sizes may differ notably between different clothing manufacturers.