Sizing Guide

There are several ways for you to size up. It is very important that you get it right as it will save you hassle in having to return a dress due to wrong size.

1) Use the Sizing Chart Below as the best way.
2) Use the SizeoMeter to give you an idea of the correct size and double-check against the chart below
3) Email us with your chest, waist and hip measurements and we can advise on the best size (

Use the sizing chart below for guidance in choosing the correct size dress.

PLEASE READ: By their nature, chinese dresses are very fitting and if it is too snug, you may find them not as easy to move around in. Going up a size larger than your normal dress size will ensure that the dress is a comfortable fit rather than being too snug!

Final Note: Our chinese dresses are NON-STRETCH! Do not order a tight fitting dress thinking that it will stretch out, it won't!
Size XS S M L
2 4 6 8 10 12 14
Bust 32.5" 33.5" 34.5" 35.5" 36.5" 38" 39.5"
Waist 24.5" 25.5" 26.5" 27.5" 28.5" 29.5" 31"
Hips 35" 36" 37" 38" 39" 40" 41.5"
Height 5'1" - 5'6" 5'6" - 5'10"
Conversion 1" = 2.54 cm or 1 cm = 0.394"

* These are actual body measurements (in inches) and should be taken in your underwear. Measure at the widest part of each area. Each cheongsam chinese dress is made a little bigger than the actual sizes in the chart so they have a good fit.

If you have ordered a made to measure dress, then you will need to submit your measurements using the Made to Measure Form, click here.