Size Guide

Sizing can vary from brand to brand, so we’ve put together a size guide to help you choose the right size for you.

BODY SIZE IN MEASUREMENTS

SIZE 6 8 10 12 14 16
BUST 81cm 84cm 89cm 94cm 99cm 104cm
  31.75" 33" 35" 37" 39" 41"
WAIST 61cm 66cm 71cm 76cm 81cm 86cm
  24" 26" 28" 29.75" 31.75" 33.75"
HIP 86cm 91cm 96cm 101cm 106cm 111cm
  33.75" 35.75" 37.75" 39.75" 41.75" 43.75"

Measuring Guide:

Gemini Woman measuring guide

1. BUST - Place a tape around the fullest part of your bust.

2. WAIST - Place the tape around the narrowest part of your natural waistline.

3. HIPS - Place the tape around the fullest part, usually over your bottom or at the top of your thighs.

4. INSIDE LEG - Measure from the top of inside leg at the crotch to the ankle bone.

For any further help, style advice or more detailed measurements please don’t hesitate to contact our expert style advisors on 01789 266894 or at customercare@gemini-woman.co.uk

AMAZING WOMAN

Beautiful linen, knits, jeans and more designed for real women. Most styles are one size -designed in easy, loose or oversized fits; there is a style to suit every body shape. Some styles come in dual or a full-size ranges as well, these tending to be true to size. 

For more information on linen styles, view our Linen Guide 

For more information on knitwear, view our Knitwear Guide

See each product for individual fit block information. 

Fit terminology/descriptions explained:

X and Curve -  Any garments with 'X' or 'Curve' titles will offer a more oversized fit, and some of these styles can also be found in regular one-size fits.

EASY FIT - Designed to offer a relaxed shape that won’t cling to the body. Stick to your normal UK size if you wish the garment to be worn as intended – alternatively, for a closer fit we recommend going down a size.

RELAXED FIT - Designed for a loose, relaxed fit. If you wish the garment to fit as intended we recommend sticking to your normal UK size. If you would prefer a closer fit, we would recommend going down a size.

TRUE TO SIZE - The garment should run true to size so we recommend sticking to your normal UK size.

OVERSIZED - Designed for a loose oversized fit, some items can be very oversized, we normally recommend going down a size depending on how you wish the garment to fit.

  One Size 8 10 12 14 16 18
UK S-XL XS S M L XL XXL
  8-16 34 36 38 40 42

44

 

CHALK

Chalk mostly offer one size  across its range of jersey clothing.Some pieces including knitwear usually run sized S/M etc. Please see individual product information for more detail.

  One Size S/M M/L
UK S-XL S-M M-L
  8-16 8-12 12- 16

MASAI CLOTHING

Masai Clothing is an oversized brand offering a relaxed yet stylish look. We recommend going down a size particularly with many of their dresses and tunics. Please see individual product information for more detail.

UK 8-10 10-12 12-14 14-16 16-18 18-20
  XS S M L XL XXL

ROBELL TROUSERS

 

Robell sizing differs between styles.  We have a Robell Style Guide for a full breakdown of all of the styles and their features. There is a length and fit right for everybody, here is a quick breakdown of the styles:

  • 09 styles are cropped in length, but will be full length if you are petite!
  • 07 styles are designed to sit below the knee.
  • Bella and Marie have a looser fit, so you may wish to size down from your usual size.
  • Rose and Lena styles are true to size and have a slim fit, if you prefer a slightly looser fit you may wish to size up.
  • Nena is true to size, take your usual size. 
  • Star is a super slim-fitting style, you may wish to size up.
UK 8 10 12 14 16 18 20 22
  XS S M L XL XXL XXXL 4XL
  34 36 38 40 42 44 46 48

MAMA B

Mama B is an oversized luxury brand that prides itself on easy and wide fit designs. We recommend going down at least one size with this brand, but this does depend on your own personal preferences and style, as you may like to embrace the oversized look.
Please see individual product information for more detail.

UK 8 10 12 14 16 18
  XS S M L XL XXL


SAHARA

Sahara is renowned for creating contemporary clothing with a bohemian twist often featuring balloon shape skirts, boxy tops and overall loose-fitting shapes. We often suggest that you may wish to go down a size. Sahara have their own sizing as seen below, and we have included how this is comparable to UK sizing. Please see individual product information for more detail.

Sahara 1 2 3 4 5
UK sizing 10/12 12/14 14/16 16/18 18/20


ADINI

Adini sizes, in general, are slightly more generous in size than usual UK high street brands. We recommend going down a size depending on the style of the garment. Please see individual product information for more detail.

UK 8 -10 10 -12 12 -14 14 -16 16 -18 18 -20
  XS S M L XL XXL

SANDWICH CLOTHING

Sandwich Clothing generally runs true to size depending on the garment's design. Please see individual product information for more detail.

UK 8 10 12 14 16 18
  XS S M L XL XXL
  34 36 38 40 42 44

Orientique

Generally, Orientique's garments are regular-loose fitting, so, therefore, you may wish to size down from your usual size. Please see specific product descriptions for their fit information.

Size To fit bust (cm) To fit waist (cm) To fit hips (cm)
8/XS 85 65 93
10/S 90 70 98
12/M 95 75 103
14/L 100 80 108
16/XL 105 85 113
18/XXL 110 90 118

 

Henriette Steffensen

We have specified in individual product descriptions whether a product is a normal or loose fit from Henriette Steffensen, this will determine which size guide to follow. Their garments are designed to be contemporary, loose fits so if you prefer a neater fit we recommend sizing down from your usual size if possible.

NORMAL FIT - WE RECOMMEND
SIZE XS S M L XL XXL
A. CHEST 80cm - 84cm 84cm - 88cm 88cm - 92cm 92cm - 96cm 96cm - 100cm 100cm - 104cm
B. WAIST 66cm - 70cm 70cm - 74cm 74cm - 78cm 78cm - 82cm 82cm - 86cm 86cm - 90cm
C. HIPS 80cm - 84cm 84cm - 88cm 88cm - 92cm 92cm - 96cm 96cm - 100cm 100cm - 104cm
LOOSE FIT - WE RECOMMEND
SIZE XS S M L XL XXL
A. CHEST 80cm - 86cm 86cm - 94cm 94cm - 104cm 104cm - 114cm 114cm - 124cm 124cm - 134cm
B. WAIST 66cm - 72cm 72cm - 80cm 80cm - 90cm 90cm - 100cm 100cm - 110cm 110cm - 120cm
C. HIPS 80cm - 86cm 86cm - 94cm 94cm - 104cm 104cm - 114cm 114cm - 124cm 124cm - 134cm

 

Fit terminology/ descriptions explained:

EASY FIT - Designed to offer a relaxed shape that won’t cling to the body. Stick to your normal UK size if you wish the garment to be worn as intended – alternatively, for a closer fit we recommend going down a size.

RELAXED FIT - Designed for a loose, relaxed fit. If you wish the garment to fit as intended we recommend sticking to your normal UK size. If you would prefer a closer fit, we would recommend going down a size.

TRUE TO SIZE - The garment should run true to size so we recommend sticking to your normal UK size.

OVERSIZED - Designed for a loose oversized fit, some items can be very oversized, we normally recommend going down a size depending on how you wish the garment to fit.

If you would like any further measurements or information on sizing, please contact the Gemini style advisors on 01789 266894 or email customercare@gemini-woman.co.uk