Here I will give different components of a basic T-shirt. All these parts are mention in below with picture.
Before taking a size measurement of a basic t-shirt you should follow some techniques:
- Avoid the stretch of t-shirts.
- Remove wrinkles on the t-shirt first.
- Fabric covered surfaces are not in use.
- T-shirt surfaces must be flat on the table.
1. Body length:
Take the measurement of body length from collar seam to the bottom of hem.
2. Body width measured on half:
Measured ½ cheats, 1” below armhole from side seam to side seam.
3. Body sweep measured on half:
Take measured at the bottom from side seam to side seam.
4. Shoulder width:
Shoulder width measured from the shoulder point to shoulder point.
5. Neck width:
Neck width measured from the neck point to neck point.
6. Neck opening:
The neck opening is measured from all around the neck.
7. Sleeve length:
Place your measurement tape straight from top shoulder seam to the sleeve end.
8. Sleeve width:
Sleeve width measured 1” below armhole seam and measured straight across the sleeve.
9. Sleeve opening:
Sleeve opening is measured along the open ends with rib relaxed.
Take armhole measurement on half along the curve of the sleeve seam.
Place your measurement tape from high point shoulder to right of center on the t-shirt.