Size Variation in Women’s Pants

@article{Kinley2003SizeVI,
  title={Size Variation in Women’s Pants},
  author={Tammy R. Kinley},
  journal={Clothing and Textiles Research Journal},
  year={2003},
  volume={21},
  pages={19 - 31}
}
  • Tammy R. Kinley
  • Published 2003
  • Engineering
  • Clothing and Textiles Research Journal
The U.S. sizing system involves the use of a size code to direct customers to garments most likely to fit their body. The popular press reports expensive clothes tend to run large and there is inconsistency within each size category. The purpose of this study was to determine how much inconsistency there is within size categories, the difference in size of two different price points (inexpensive and expensive), and two different types of label (national and private) of women’s pants. To this… Expand

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