How to convert women's sizes to men's

Written by matthew fortuna
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Men's and women's clothing are almost always sized differently. While some pieces use logical measurements with inches, others declare only vague size numbers at random. Often, however, men's and women's clothing are quite interchangeable for many reasons, and a person of the opposite sex may find herself at a loss when trying to determine what size would best fit her. When looking at clothing for men or women, it is useful to know how the two sizing standards differ.

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