How to Find Your Dress Size and Shoe Size

Knowing how to find your shoe or dress size is key for online shopping. Using a prom dress size chart or shoe size chart is helpful, especially when you need to convert sizes by country. However, the best way to figure out what size dress you need for a particular dress style is to measure yourself and compare those measurements to the dress size chart. Whether you are shopping for a formal prom dress, a semi-formal homecoming dress, a casual summer dress, or fancy prom heels, check out the information below for helpful tips on measuring yourself and converting sizes. Looking for more information on how to find the best dress fit, what to do if you are between dress sizes, or how to choose a dress style that flatters your figure? Check out PromGirl's advice on all things dress fit here!

When you check the size chart for your favorite dress, you’ll notice that each size has specific bust, waist, and hip measurements. Check out the video below for tips on accurately measuring your bust, waist, and hips so that you can select your dress size with confidence. Prom dresses at PromGirl are listed in U.S. sizes. Wondering how those sizes compare to typical dress sizes in another country? Check out the dress size conversion chart below!

Country US UK Australia Europe
4 6 8 34
6 8 10 36
8 10 12 38
10 12 14 40
12 14 16 42
14 16 18 44
16 18 20 46
18 20 22 48
20 22 24 50
22 24 26 52
24 26 28 54

How To Measure

Still looking for more information on how to take accurate prom dress measurements or how to find your U.S. dress size? Check out the Prom Guide for additional tips on how to find your dress size.