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New version of weight/height/size thread

Anyone interested in changing things up a little in the weight/height/size topic? I'd be curious not only what people's w/h/s is now but also what they're aiming for!

I'll get it started.
Currently:
143 lbs (down from my high, six years ago, of 172)
5'7"
size 8

Goal:
135-138 lbs
size 6


Tue. Jul 18, 1:47pm

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Great idea!
Currently:
134 lbs (down from 138) and the progress is slow moving!
5'5"
size 6

Goal:
120-125lbs
size 4

Tuesday, July 18, 2006, 3:08 PM

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Currently: 164lbs
5'2"
size 12-13

Goal
112-120lbs
size 2-5

Wednesday, July 19, 2006, 2:48 AM

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Currently:
5'7"
wt. 163
size 10-12 pants; size 6-8 top

Goal:
wt. 140
size 6-8 pants; don't really care about the top...

Wednesday, July 19, 2006, 8:21 AM

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Start:
Weight: 186.6
Height: 5'9" ish
Size: 12 ish

Currently
Weight: 172.5
Height: 5'9"
Size: less then a 12 but I havent got new clothes

Goal:
Weight: 150
Height: I wish I was shorter lol.. 5'9"
Size: 8 ?

Wednesday, July 19, 2006, 8:35 AM

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Start:
Weight: 177 lbs
Height: 5'7"
Size: 12, 14 or 16 depending

Currently: 137 lbs
Size: 6 or 8

Goal: 125- 130
Size: 6

Wednesday, July 19, 2006, 9:44 AM

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This is so interesting. Thanks to everyone who's inputted their info so far!

Wednesday, July 19, 2006, 12:18 PM

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Started:
260
5'2"
Size 22/24

Currently 198
Size 16

Goal 135-140

Wednesday, July 19, 2006, 1:01 PM

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Wow, congratulations on the progress everyone has made. It's interesting to see how everyone's body type is different.

Started at 160 3 years ago. My height is still the same, lol.

Current: 120-125
Height: 5'5"
Size 4 usually

Goal - maintain. This is hard for me... I know it seems weird, but loosing weight was actually easier for me than this.

Wednesday, July 19, 2006, 5:01 PM

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I'm totally in the same boat -- losing weight was easier for me than maintenance. (I'm the person who started this whole shebang.) I think it's b/c while I was losing weight, i was totally psyched and motivated. But now it's just daily life!

My sister had a lot more weight than I did to lose. She lost the first 45 pounds pretty easily and has now stalled out. So she's not had the same experience -- losing has been tough.

I guess you have to get to know your own body! I'm trying to trick my body into dropping another 5 lbs or so below the weight I've maintained the for the past 5 years. We'll see if I can teach it again!

Wednesday, July 19, 2006, 10:21 PM

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Currently:
157 lbs (down from 180 in February of this year)
5'8"
size 10

Goal:
140 lbs
size? I don't know for sure either and 6 or 8

Friday, July 21, 2006, 8:14 AM

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Ooh, I like this idea!

Currently:
184 lbs
5'9
size 12

Goal:
140 lbs - 145lbs
size 6 - 8


Friday, July 21, 2006, 11:56 AM

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Currently:
184 lbs
5' 8.5" (I still want my other half inch!)
size 14 or 16

Goal:
150-160 lbs
size 10

Friday, July 21, 2006, 12:13 PM

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Started:
March, 1st 2006
250 lbs
5'5"
Size: 18/20-22/24

Currently:
196.5 lbs
5'5"
size: 16

Goal:
140-150 lbs
size 10

Friday, July 21, 2006, 12:56 PM

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Great Idea!

Currently:
210lbs
5"2"
Size 16

Goal:
135-140
size 7/8

Thursday, August 07, 2008, 11:24 PM

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Start:
weight:195
5'9
size:14/16
current:
weight:186
size 12
goal:
weight: 168
size 8/10
Female


Thursday, August 07, 2008, 11:39 PM

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Hey I'm just like you

Currently
145 lbs (down from my high, 2 years ago, of 180ish)
5'7.75"
size 6

Goal:
135
size whatever that works out to be.

Friday, August 08, 2008, 9:46 AM

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5'2"

current 125

goal 110ish

Friday, August 08, 2008, 12:40 PM

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currently:
127 lbs
5'3"
size 4

Friday, August 08, 2008, 1:32 PM

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Began at:
5'7
172 lbs
size 14

A year later, I am:
145(ish) lbs (haven't weighed on an accurate scale recently)
size 8 (usually, sometimes a 10)

My goal is:
Under 140 and toned
size 6

I'm hoping the crossover to a size 6 will coincide nicely with the changing seasons! Losing weight means soo much money spent on clothes, so at least needing warmer clothes will be a good excuse! :)

Friday, August 08, 2008, 4:59 PM

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Began at:
5'4"
132 lbs
Size 6

Currently:
123lbs
Size 2

Goal:
115 lbs
More toned- Still size 2 jeans.. maybe 0 in dresses

Friday, August 08, 2008, 5:14 PM

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Begining:

5'2"
124 lbs
size, who kows, every place is different, size 27 in jeans

Current:

115 lbs
size 26 in jeans

Goal:

110 lbs
size fabulous in jeans

Friday, August 08, 2008, 5:41 PM

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highest 2 years ago:
5'7.5" tall
350 lbs
size 34W

currently:
5'6.5" tall (degenerative arthritis of the spine made me lose an inch!)
288 lbs
size 26W (very loose so maybe just 5 more lbs and I'll be able to wear 24W comfortably -- right now they are too snug and I'm afraid if I sit down the 24W pants will split)

goal:
5'6.5" tall (don't lose any more height!)
155-170 lbs
I have no idea what size to aim for (when I weighed 155 in 1982 I wore sizes 14 & 16, depending on manufacturer -- I think they changed things because I'm reading about people of my height in my goal weight range wearing anything from 6 to 12)

More importantly, my goal is to be height/weight proportionate, with normal bmi. It's been 26 years since that was a reality for me (before pregnancy).

workinit




Saturday, August 09, 2008, 10:29 AM

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Currently:
5'1"

Goal:
5'5"

(he he, I wish!)

Saturday, August 09, 2008, 5:23 PM

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Currently:
5' 2.5"
165
size 14

Goal:
135 to start then maybe 125
size 8-10 hopefully

Saturday, August 09, 2008, 6:06 PM

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At start (6/2/08) 260
5'7"
Couldn't wear most of my pants.

NOW: 231
still 5'7"
size 16/18 bottoms
size 15/17 or 16/18 tops
I can comfortably wear pants I couldn't pull ON 2 months ago

GOAL: 190
I won't get any taller, will I?
size 16/18 tops
size 14 bottoms



Wednesday, August 20, 2008, 9:43 AM

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Start:
Weight: 235
Height: 5'10.5"...or 5'11"... Hahaha.
Size: 14-16, XL (Pants depending on style...and snug fit wit XL shirts.)

Currently
Weight: 188.5
Height: still the same....
Size: 10 or 11 bottoms, M or L shirts

Goal:
Weight: 165-170
Height: I'm betting still the same...I have been the same height since i was 12...not going to change now...
Size: 8 in bottoms and M in tops. (I am hoping for that 8...*fingers crossed*)

If i ever fit into a size 8, my plan is to purchase and expensive pair of Victoria Beckham or Rock and Republic jeans. It will be a treat to myself and kind of an encouragement to keep up my healthy lifestyle. Who would spend 300-400 on jeans and then gain weight and not fit into them?!?!? If i spend that much I better keep it off!!!


Wednesday, August 20, 2008, 10:05 AM

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Currently:
106 (high is about 121)
5'0"
Because of vanity sizing, I can fit into some 0s and 00p at Ann Taylor's. In other brands, though, I'd be a 2/3. If we went with the way sizing used to be, I'd probably be a 6.

Goal
Short term is 100.:
Long term is 93-97.

Please don't be alarmed... in addition to being short, I have a very small bone structure, very short torso, very narrow hips, etc. plus my fat centers around the middle (same as my other family members). I'm the sort of person who looks about 10-20 lbs heavier than she is. My long term goal is still in the healthy weight range. I've got absolutely no desire to be a stick.
Plea
size 6

Wednesday, August 20, 2008, 11:31 AM

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PP here. Sorry about the typos at the end. I don't know what happened. I don't really have a goal size, since sizes vary at every brand.

Wednesday, August 20, 2008, 11:31 AM

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starting weight-
370 lbs
5'6 1/2"
size35

currently

191
5'6 1/2"
size 16- 18 some 14,s


goal

145
5'6 1/2"
size 12-14

keep going guys.. I am so proud of each of you.. we can do this! we are so worth this hourney! we wil cross that finish line together! keep believing in yourselves. I do.

* lynneta*

Thursday, August 21, 2008, 12:08 PM

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Starting
152 lbs
5'4"
size 10

Current
134lbs
size 6/8

Goal
110 lbs
size 2/4

Thursday, August 21, 2008, 12:21 PM

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Almost there!!!!

Started
130lbs
5'5
Size 4/6

Currently
120lbs
2/4

Goal
110lbs
2/4


Thursday, August 21, 2008, 2:09 PM

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OK I'll own up LOL .. BTW I'm new from Nova Scotia, Canada
Almost 35 mom to 2 wonderful boys.

Started April 29th, 2008
Height: 5ft 4 in
Wt 256.5 lbs
Size 24

Current ( as of Yesterday August 26th)
Height 5ft 4in
Wt 219.5lbs
Size 18 ( I can squeeze into the 16 but I look like a sausage LOL)

Wednesday, August 27, 2008, 8:07 AM

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Currently:
5'6" and 131
size 6

Goal:
120 and size 4

Wednesday, August 27, 2008, 9:21 AM

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Currently:
5' 0", 145 lb
size 10 - 12

Aiming to lose 25 lbs, and see where that puts me size wise.


Wednesday, August 27, 2008, 2:40 PM

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my weight

I've been confused by how much I weigh....

5'5''
157lbs
and currently wear a size 8

I don't wear my clothes tight and I'm not very well muscled. I dont' know why I weigh as much as I do.

I do have a large chest (32 H)....perhaps that's where the extra several lbs are?

Monday, September 22, 2008, 10:45 AM

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stats

start:167

current:155, size 8

goal:145-150, looser fitting size 8s haha!

height:5'9"


Monday, September 22, 2008, 12:42 PM

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currently 140 pounds
size 10
height 5 feet 6 inches

ideal weight
130 pounds
size 8
can't change height anymore :)

Monday, September 22, 2008, 1:10 PM

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currently 260.0
size 18/20 pant but 26/28 shirt (go figure)
ht: 5'5"


Goal: below 200 around 180 lbs.
size 8 or 10



Monday, September 22, 2008, 7:01 PM

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5'5"

Worst:
230 #
size 20

Now:
202
size 16w

Goal:
160 (maintaining 126# of lean muscle mass)
size 12 loose and comfy

I'm still wondering at how someone 3" shorter and 8#'s heavier can wear a smaller size than me....big sigh...very interesting

Monday, September 22, 2008, 10:23 PM

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Start:
160 lbs
5'2
size 12 pants

Now:
148
size 8/10 pants

Only goal is to lose more body fat..don't really care about the numbers (except cholesterol)

Tuesday, September 23, 2008, 9:51 AM

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Currently:
168 lbs
5'10"
Size 10 (a tight 10, but 12s fall off)

Goal:
140 lbs or less
5'10"
Size 8 would be nice

Tuesday, September 23, 2008, 12:03 PM

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5'5"

Currently: 137 and size 6

Goal: 120-something and size 4 or whatever that turns out to be...

Tuesday, September 23, 2008, 4:37 PM

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5'8.5''
150 lbs
sizes range from 7/8 at Maurices to 10 or 12 depending on brand

Goal:
132-135
I think a size 6 would be nice, but have no clue with the way my body is shaped.

Sunday, September 28, 2008, 6:51 PM

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for all the 5'4" to 5'5" ers out there

I compiled most of the responses for the people from 5'4"-5'5" and have put the ranges of sizes listed for each set of 10 pounds for each height.

5'4"

110: 0
120: 2-8
130: unkown
140: 6-12
150: 10-14
160: 9-14
170: 10-16
180: 10-14
190: 16-18
200: 16-18
210: 20-22
220: 16-20
230: 20-24

5'5"

110: 0-6
120: 2-5
130: 4-10
140: 6-12
150: 10-12
160: 8-14
170: 12-16
180: 12-18
190: 14-18
200: 14-18
210: 14-16
220: 14-18
230: 20



I'm
5' 4 3/4"
268.8 (down from 272)
not rightly sure on sizes since I rarely buy clothes.
Been in 34x31 jeans, though only with stretch so they stretch out to fit better. and XL-XXXL in tops




Sunday, June 28, 2009, 9:54 PM

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5'9"
222 (was 229 a couple of weeks ago)
Size 18

Goal:
175
Size 12
(I want to try on my size 12 wedding dress again! I was only married 6 years ago!)

Monday, June 29, 2009, 11:06 AM

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Currently
weight 141
height 5'3"
size bottom 8, top 34,36 DD

Goal
weight 125
Size bottom 6ish, top ANYTHING SMALLER





Wednesday, July 01, 2009, 11:11 PM

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Height: 5'2.5"
Weight: 145lbs
Size: 6

Goal: (Hoping against hope for a late growth spurt to 5'4" or 5'5")
Weight: 120-ish
Size: the 23 inch waist I had when I was in high school

Saturday, July 04, 2009, 6:47 AM

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It seems I'm a few years too late, but I'm 5'1" and currently I'm at 146ish and really want to lose about 20 lbs. I was wondering how you managed to lose this weight?? Thanks!

Thursday, January 05, 2012, 2:32 AM

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