Shirts Quality Inspection and Blouses Quality Inspection

Shirts Quality Inspection and Blouses Quality Inspection

Shirts and Blouses Measuring Guides

1. Bust or Chest
Measure straight across chest, just below armhole, from side fold to opposite side fold. Be sure to extend centre back pleat and any folds under armholes before measuring. Some markers/designers/importers do measure 1 inch below armhole.

2. Waist
Measure straight across waist, from side fold to opposite side fold at narrowest point.

3. Sweep/Hem
Measure as No. 2 “waist” but about 3cm(1″)above bottom of garment.

4. Across chest
Measure across chest from armhole seam to armhole seam at narrowest point.

5. Armhole
Measure from natural fold at shoulder, straight across sleeve to bottom of armhole seam (straight armhole). Or measure along sleeve seam to bottom of armhole seam (curved armhole).

6. Sleeve length from shoulder
Measure from top of sleeve head, at armhole seam, down sleeve to edge of cuff.

7. Sleeve from center back neck
Establish center back neck. Measure from this point across shoulder and down sleeve to edge of cuff.

8. Sleeve length from side of neck
Measure from neck seam, at shoulder seam join, across shoulder and down sleeve to edge of cuff.

9. Single Shoulder Width
Measure from neck seam to sleeve inset seam.

10. Bicep/upper arm
Lay sleeve flat. Measure from sleeve fold at bottom of armhole, at right angle to sleeve, straight across to opposite sleeve fold. Some makers do measure down 1” from armhole.

11.Elbow or Short Sleeve Opening

Lay the sleeve flat. Measure at half inseam or at sleeve opening as stated in No. 10 “upper arm/Bicep”.

12. Cuff Closed
Lay the sleeve flat. Measure straight across cuff from sleeve fold to sleeve fold.

12A. Cuff Open
Lay cuff flat. Measure straight along cuff from end to end.

13. Shoulder
Measure across shoulder from armhole seam to armhole seam at natural fold.

14. Across Back
Measure from armhole seam to armhole seam at narrowest point or at bottom of yoke.

15. Center Back Length
Measure from neck seam downcenter back to bottom of shirt.

16. Garment Length
Measure from high point of shoulder to bottom hem.

17. Side Length
Lay side of garment flat. Measure from bottom of armhole to bottom of side seam where tails starts. On straight bottom shirts to bottom hem.

18. Neck(Collar) Length
Lay Collar band flat with botton on top. Measure from center of botton to end of bottonhole nearest end of collar band.

19. Collar Point Length
Measure from top fold of collar to collar point.

20. Collar Spread
Measure between the points of collar.

21. Collar Length(Point to Point)
measure on flat laying collar between points.

22. Collar Height
Measure from collar top folding line to collar edge.

23. Collar Band Width
Measure from neckline seam to top folding line.

24. Placket Length
Measure from neck seam line to end of placket.

25. Placket Width
Measure from edge to edge of placket.

26. Pocket Height
Measure from top edge to lower edge of the pocket.

27. Pocket Width
Measure from edge to edge of the pocket.

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