how do i measure a dress hollow to floor

  • Hollow to hem: For this measurement in particular, it is crucial that you are wearing shoes that reflect the heel length of your wedding footwear. Place the tape at the hollow base of your neck and ... down to where you want the hem to end. A full skirt requires that you measure out at an angle to reflect the fullness of the gown.


  • The “hem” is the bottom of the dress. We highly recommend you have someone help you take this measurement. It's also very important that you wear shoes with a similar heel height to those you plan to wear on your big day. Stand straight with your feet together and measure from the hollow to the floor. When you do this, ...


  • Bridal sizes typically run smaller than regular clothes. So if you usually wear a 4 in the states, it doesn't necessarily mean that you are also a 4 with us. Please compare your body measurements with our size chart before choosing your size. Please note that for each adult floor length dress, we add an extra 2″ to hollow to ...


  • Hip size: Standing with your feet together, measure around the fullest part of the hips. Hollow-to-Hem Measurement (Length). Your hollow-to-hem measurement is determined by measuring from the center of your collarbone (hollow) to the bottom (hem) of your dress. We highly recommend that you have a formal wear ...


  • When measuring please make sure you have on the same underwear you are planning on wearing under the dress (i.e. strapless bra padded bra spanx etc). Designers determine the closest size of the dress using 3 measurements: Bust, Waist, and Hip. We will also need the bridesmaids “Hollow to Hem” measurement; this ...