The images included in this post show you where and how to take your measurements on your body if you are purchasing a dress in-store or online, or buying a sewing pattern and learning to sew.
You need to take the measurements in the correct place to obtain a great fit.
There are other areas where measurements are taken, but this post starts with the basic ones to purchase a dress.
You may need to add the neck, sleeve length or bicep measurements depending on the style of dress you are purchasing.
There are four (4) images below. Hope this helps make things easier.
A while back I received a beautiful silk wedding gown to be modified or altered to fit a Bride. It is really