The most important thing that matters while selecting any kind of boys suit is its fitting, and in order to get perfect fitting it is important to measure yourself in advance before buying. Proper measuring of your size will ensure you a proper fit. Having a proper fit suit will eventually help you look in your best and fill make you feel comfortable. Measuring becomes more important in the cases when someone orders online from a website. If you know your sleeves, neck, shoulder size, then it becomes much easier and risk free purchasing online.
Measuring a boy for the sizes is very crucial and important in order to obtain a perfect fitting suit. In fact measuring should be the first step before you began to choose from the different styles and colors. Right measuring technique should be adopted to get précised and actual size. Measuring from top to bottom is the best and a very general technique used for measuring. This technique cover-
1. Sleeve length measuring
2. Jacket length measuring
3. Chest size measuring
4. Waist size measuring
5. Inner leg measuring
6. Outer leg measuring
Measuring in the order mentioned above can provide you measuring with fewer efforts. For measuring the boy’s suit sleeves, the measuring tape should be placed at the top of the boy’s shoulder, and then bringing it down to about an inch past his wrist. After putting the tape correctly at both ends, measurement should be read and written to determine the sleeves.
Now to measure the boy’s suit standard jacket length, place one end of the tape at the nape of his neck and slowly drag the other end straight down to his hips or to his buttocks. After placing both the ends at right positions, record the measurement. In order to measure a jacket with tails, the tape end should be brought down to the boy’s knees.
While measuring his chest, the tape should be wrapped securely around the boy’s chest, just below his armpits. The right place to take measurement is when the tape crosses over itself. Take the measurement and write it down. When measuring the boy’s waist, wrap the measure tape around his trunk at his belly button. Take the measurement at the time of crossing over of both the ends. The important thing that should be kept in mind while measuring both chest and waist is that the tape level should be perfectly horizontal. Accurate measurements can only be obtained it the measure tape will be leveled.
In order to measure the inner leg length of the boy, the tape measure should be placed right below the boy’s crotch and drag the other end straight down to an inch below his ankle bone on the inside part of the leg. When both the ends are well placed then read the measure and notes it down for inner leg. To determine the outer leg measurement, put the one end of the tape measure at the boy’s waist and drag it down to a height approx an inch below the anklebone. Measurement can also be taken from the boy’s belly button, but not from the hips.
The most important thing to be kept in mind is that the boy should give measurement in his undergarments in order to get the best fit. After you have successfully taken all the measurements, you can get your measurements checked by a sizing guide for assurance of a perfect fit.