Measuring For A First Communion Dress – Infographic

​How to Take Easy Measurement for her First Communion Dress

With three simple measurements for Bust, Waist, and Length you’ll be able to select the correct size without worry.

Bust Measurement

With three simple measurements for Bust, Waist, and Length you’ll be able to select the correct size without worry.

Waist Measurement

To measure the WAIST take the tape measure and wrap it around the entire body where the child’s mid-section is, just above the belly button. Hold the tape measure loosely and write down the measurement.

Shoulder To Hem Measurement

The length of a dress is measured from the shoulder to the end of the hemline. To measure where the hemline will fall on your child take the tape measure and start at the top of the shoulder. Run the tape measure down to end of the given size chart measurement. This will provide you with a guide for where the hem of the dress will fall on your child.

Tips on measuring for a first communion dress

Author: Stephen Connelly

Stephen was born in Ireland but now calls Massachusetts home. He is married and together they have four children. Stephen loves writing, especially on his favorite subject Catholicism, and we are extremely fortunate that he has chosen to write for the Catholic Faith Store.

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