How to Find the Right Jean Size For Your Body Type, According to Madewell's Designer
Picture this: you're in the dressing room at one of your favorite clothing stores, panicking because you went up a size in jeans. Relax. According to Madewell's head denim designer Mary Pierson, it's perfectly normal to fit into two different sizes at the same store depending on the fabric and the style. That's a relief and an important fact to know — but it's just one of the learnings that came out of our chat with a true expert at one of America's top denim retailers.
Mary explained how to read those confusing size conversion charts online, revealed the trick to shopping for flattering white denim, and confirmed that, yes, you can measure yourself at home. Read on for an enlightening tell-all you'll definitely want to keep on hand the next time you're ready to shop.