Dress size 16 US in UK

What is the equivalent size to the US dress size 16 in the United Kingdom?

Dress size 16 in the USA is equivalent to size 20 in the UK.

This equivalence of the US size of dress usually applies to almost all brands, however, it may be the case that some brands meet this equivalence.

However, this is something that is very rare, since it is normal for brands to use standard measurements so that the 16 US size of women's dress always has a size 20 in its UK equivalence.

US 16 = UK 20

What are the measurements of a dress size US 16 in UK?

Dress size 16 in the USA have the following measurements:

  • Bust: 39.5 inch / 100 cm
  • Waist: 32.4 inch / 82 cm
  • Hip: 41.4 inch / 105 cm

In order to know the correct measurements of dress to be worn, the correct hip and waist measurements must be taken. To be able to measure these elements, you must take into account from where the measurements should be taken. In the case of the waist should be measured from the narrowest area and the hip should be measured from the widest area.

Therefore, if a womans body has the same or similar measurements to the ones indicated above, the dress size recommended to wear is 16 US or 20 UK.

Dress size 16 US in UK

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