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Old 01-20-2018, 10:47 PM
 
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Also it depends on designer. I can range from 8-12, depending on make. Tried on a pair of 11 yesterday that did not fit, yet I have a size 7/8 that falls off of me. So, as someone said, inch sizes, such as 26,28,30, etc is usually accurate. Yet even the boyfriend has the same issues with his jeans and they are inches.
Exactly. With high end jeans, a size 12 would never fit in a 31.
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Old 01-22-2018, 10:22 PM
 
Location: Louisville KY
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I know what size I wear when it comes to size 6, 8, 10, 12 14....but I see jeans that are sized 28, 32, 34, 36...


What does, say a size 36 correlate to? Would it be a size 12?
A size 14 in womens is a size 36 in men...roughly. A 12 -/+ 34. I wear a 36w in pants, and have capris in sizes 12&14.
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Old Today, 03:50 PM
 
Location: San Bernardino County (previously L.A.)
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I used to work at Guess eons ago, but I'm sure I would have learned this one my own eventually. Just subtract those 20 something sizes from the # 21 & that's what size it is. Don't ask me why it's 21 though, but it is.

For example, a size 29 is 29 - 21 = size 8
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