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I am 5'5 145 which for me equates to a size 7/8 (a little tight) in juniors or a size 9/10 in juniors. Not sure what this is in a "misses" size, but I've seen postere where they are the same weight/height as me but wearing a size 4? I should also mention that I am a 34D.

Mon. Jul 31, 3:35pm

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I am 5 5 and when I was 130 lbs I was not even near to a size 4. I was a size 8/10 now I am a bit more!!!!! and a size 14/16 .....

Monday, July 31, 2006, 3:37 PM

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5'6" 150 lbs 34DD...size 10...

Monday, July 31, 2006, 3:47 PM

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5'4" about 195 lbs, 38DD, petite frame, wear 18 comfortably/confidently, but fit better into 16 sometimes. when i was 130 lbs, i fit into an 8 almost always, but some things were a 6.

Monday, July 31, 2006, 3:49 PM

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5'6" - 129 lbs wear size 4 pants, size 6 to 8 tops. I'm built a bit like a guy with broad shoulders and narrow hips.

It's interesting how much sizes can vary within the same height/weight range.

Monday, July 31, 2006, 4:16 PM

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5'5'', 165, 14s are frumpy and 12s are tight. when i was in the best shape of my life (exercising 2-3hours per day) i was 125lbs. the 8s were too big and the 6s were too small. 34B when thin, 36B when not-so-thin. and i have absolutely no idea what size i wear on top, but it's usually a size or two smaller than the bottoms.

Monday, July 31, 2006, 5:26 PM

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whoever posted above me, I AM YOU!!!!

Monday, July 31, 2006, 5:41 PM

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that's interesting (to me at least!). I am also 5'5" and 165. 12's are frumpy and 10's are tight.

When I was 125, I wore a size 6 or a 4. My chest has gone from 34C to 38D.

Monday, July 31, 2006, 5:42 PM

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5"7" 115lbs 34B size 5 or 7 in jrs

Monday, July 31, 2006, 6:07 PM

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5' 9" 180 lbs 36 D size 12

Monday, July 31, 2006, 7:09 PM

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What? Whoever posted above who is you?

Monday, July 31, 2006, 9:01 PM

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She meant that 5:26 is the same size as her.

Monday, July 31, 2006, 9:15 PM

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5'6" 175lbs, 36D (swimmers back) and 10's in the junior dept (which is half of what I wear) right now are a little tight- business suits are always an 8 or a 10 fit.

Monday, July 31, 2006, 9:24 PM

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5'3" 157lbs and anywhere from size 8-12 (i don't understand quite how this works, i think it's partially brands, some stores i am 4 sizes bigger than others!)

Monday, July 31, 2006, 9:25 PM

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i'm 5ft 3in, 165 lbs and wear a size 10 or a 12 usually.

going back to the first poster's question about how someone their size could possibly be a size 4 . .. . .remember ladies that depending on our body shape, as well as build (muscle vs. fat) someone can weight the same or more than you and wear a size or two smaller.

Tuesday, August 01, 2006, 12:10 AM

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5'4", 118 pounds or so, small but very muscular frame... I typically wear a 0.

Tuesday, August 01, 2006, 8:47 AM

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5'5", 170, 36C and a size 12, usually. I won't get much smaller than a 10, just because of the way my shoulders, hips and ribcage are built, plus the fact that I tend to put on muscle.

Tuesday, August 01, 2006, 10:52 AM

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Too many variables

It depends so much on body composition, (muscle vs.fat), style, quality, etc..

Clothes purchased from different stores will fit and be sized differently. How you are comfortable wearing your clothes will make a difference.

I think there was an earlier thread about differences in sizing by store, designer, even style.

The body fat% is much more important than weight when comparing clothes sizes.


Tuesday, August 01, 2006, 11:50 AM

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5'1.5", 119 lbs as of today (I've been down to 116 lbs). 34D. Most of my pants are a size 4 short (and still too long!), and some are size 2 short, all from places like Express, Gap, or Ann Taylor Loft. Jeans, who knows, they're all too different. Tops, small or medium. If they're a number, though, it's always an 8 or a 10. No idea why!

Tuesday, August 01, 2006, 1:39 PM

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Re: being a bigger size on top than on the bottom - You may be longer through the torso, you may have shoulders that are proportionally more broad than your hips, and the size of your chest will also factor into being a bigger size on top than on the bottom - nothing wrong with it, it's just different from the "average" that manufacturers make clothes for. People come in all shapes and sizes, and they're all beautiful in their own way.

Tuesday, August 01, 2006, 2:02 PM

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I'm 5'3", 148lbs, size 10 in most stores, size 8 with vanity sizing, and a full C cup.
Goal weight is 115lbs, size 6.

Tuesday, August 01, 2006, 6:03 PM

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5'3" 186 size 14

Tuesday, August 01, 2006, 6:50 PM

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5'5, 128, between a 4 and 6. If they allow for hips, I'm a 2.

Wednesday, August 02, 2006, 6:12 PM

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5'9 200 dripping wet I am a size 34 waist down from size 36 goal is to be size 32 waist......... oh yeah I am a guy

Wednesday, August 02, 2006, 6:22 PM

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5'6" 145 lbs, size 12 bottom, size 8-10 on top

Wednesday, August 02, 2006, 6:51 PM

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5'10" barefoot, 198 pounds, size 14 pants just hang on me, but I haven't been shopping yet for size 12s. in tops, the 12s they sell at Lane Bryant are now getting too big for me. got sized for bras the other day and am now a 38B down from a 42B last time I went bra shopping. bought a pair of gym shoes the other day. is it possible that even my feet are getting smaller?

Friday, August 04, 2006, 12:11 AM

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5'7" 226 lbs, jeans & pants size 18, can wear some xl tops, some L tops. I am long waisted, big boned, and have very large thighs, and calves. So alot of times I have to have the little larger size, so my top covers the top of my jeans, (I don't like fat showing think it is very unattractive)
As for bra size, If you measure and use the charts they supply I would be a 38dd however, That is very tight on, so I tried a 40d, still not exactly fitting good. So I wear my old stan bys of 42C, but do notice the cups are getting a little looser, and I am on the smallest link.

to the 12:11 poster.. yes I do think we loose weight on our feet as well, but shoe manufacturer's are as bad as clothing for inconsistent sizing.

Friday, August 04, 2006, 6:58 AM

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5'5.5", 144lbs
36B, Waist 28, hip 36, thighs 40

I don't know about you, but my weight is pretty evenly spread out. If you carry your weight around the middle, or have skinnier legs, etc., that'll explain size differences.

I'm usually a 8 in pants, 6 on top, but it varies by brand... I find that more expensive things or things geared toward women in their 40s are often bigger, so i wind up with a 6 pants. Also, I sometimes wear a 4 dress or skirt (since they fit at the waist and not the thigh)

Friday, August 04, 2006, 8:21 AM

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5'6"
192 pounds
size 12/14/16 depending!
shirts are 12 or large mostly

Friday, August 04, 2006, 11:21 AM

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5'7"
161 lbs
Size 10/12 pants
Size 6/8 tops
(pear-shaped)
Want to get down to 140, size 6/8 pants, size 4 tops.

Friday, August 04, 2006, 11:29 AM

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5'6 Bcup

@ 145 lbs i was a size 10
@ 120 lbs my 7/8s are starting to sit on my hips, but 5/6 are still a bit small. belt time!

god i cant wait to finally be at my goal weight so i can shop!!

Saturday, August 05, 2006, 2:30 AM

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5'6" 185 lbs, size 14 jeans now (used to be 12, now I can't fit in them - had to buy 2 pairs of 14s, but I am determined not to restock my whole wardrobe! Hopefully in a couple months (or a few) I can fit back into my 12s.



Tuesday, December 05, 2006, 4:42 PM

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5'8"
155 lbs.
I'm pretty regularly in a size 10 bottom and a size medium top.. I'd like to be an 8 or a 6 on the bottom!

Tuesday, December 05, 2006, 5:03 PM

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I'm 5'1 and 160 lbs, 38 D-DD. Wear a size 10 -12 pants depending on the brand. I have alot of muscle weight and am finding it difficut to wear fitted shirts (lat pull downs did that).

Wednesday, December 06, 2006, 6:11 AM

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I'm 5'3, 155, athletic, I can wear a 12, but it's tighter than I like to look. I am very comfortable in my 14s which are a little loose. My goal is to be 135 or have my 12s fit loose.

Wednesday, December 06, 2006, 9:58 AM

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5'8, 145 I'm a size 7-9. Pretty much all misses clothes are size 8, but juniors are either 7 or 9 depending on brand and fit.

Tops are either medium or small in misses and medium or large in juniors depending on fit.

I'm a medium frame and a 34B

Wednesday, December 06, 2006, 10:43 AM

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5'7" 157 lbs. Size 10 bottom, Size 8 top. 28.5" waist. 36C

I have also lost weight in my feet! I didn't know that could happen!

Wednesday, December 06, 2006, 2:06 PM

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5"$ 239 lbs size 20

Saturday, December 09, 2006, 6:01 PM

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5'5" tall; 155 pounds (this is the first time I noticed all the fives!) and wear a 10 or a 12, depending on the brand.

Sunday, December 10, 2006, 3:34 PM

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yes..

5'3 129 lbs. size 8, size 6 on a good day. 34 C

Sunday, December 10, 2006, 9:41 PM

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I'm 5'8 130lbs size 6-8 pants, medium tops usually. I have a really small chest - 34A (more like nearly A, even when I gain weight.) I definitely put on weight in all the wrong places!

Sunday, December 10, 2006, 10:59 PM

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5'5" and 145, 34 b/c (depending on the day), size 8 pants, 6 tops. Sometimes I can wear size 6 pants and a 4 top or dress in misses sizes, but that's usually with more expensive brands with vanity sizing. With junior sizing, I can go up to an 11 easily because the clothes don't have any curves.

Monday, December 11, 2006, 12:30 AM

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5'4 128 and in between sizes now that I lost about 17lbs. Juniors size 7s are too loose and 5s are too tight.

Tuesday, December 12, 2006, 10:40 AM

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I'm about 5'9 and 160. I wear a size 10-12 jeans and am a 36D. I tend to gain weight in my boobs and butt--sounds cool, but everything just ends up fitting weird! LOL!

Tuesday, December 12, 2006, 10:42 PM

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im 5'10 130 size 2 long (long legs) , xs tops if they are long enough.

Wednesday, December 13, 2006, 8:46 AM

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I am 5'3 180 pounds,most of the time I wear a 14. I have a big stomach its accordig how the pants are made,sometimes a 16. 40D bust. I'm large on top and have small legs and narrow hips.

Sunday, December 17, 2006, 1:15 AM

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I'm 5'3", 145 lbs, size 10. I carry a lot of weight in my thighs and relatively little in the waist. I have to wear relaxed or wide leg pants. :(

Sunday, December 17, 2006, 8:11 PM

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5'6 155 I wear a size 12 some 10's fit and I have even had to buy a 14 depending on how they are made I think the brand determines the size.

Sunday, December 17, 2006, 9:22 PM

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5'4" 160lbs size 12-14, carry all my weight in my midsection

Monday, December 18, 2006, 9:30 PM

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5'10 129 size 0 long a lot of the time they are still to short so i have to find something with a 34-36 inseam

Tuesday, December 19, 2006, 10:32 AM

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I'm 5'4" and 166 pounds. That the heaviest I've ever been. Was always 145-150. I was always borderline size 10 or 12. I'm pushing a 14 wich makes me so upset. Was a 36 C. Now I'm like a a 38 D.

Tuesday, December 19, 2006, 10:34 AM

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5'4'', 200 lbs. before medication, 5'4'', 145 lbs.

Tuesday, December 19, 2006, 11:47 AM

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I'm on my way!!

I am 5'5", 205lbs, size 16 pants, Large tops, have lost 25 lbs. so far. Used to wear 10/12's when I weighed 145, which is my goal. I walk 4x a week for about 14 miles (2 1/2 hours) and do Curves circuit training 3x a week.

Monday, January 01, 2007, 8:05 PM

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I'm 5'3", I weigh 145 and I'm a size 6/8. In Ann Taylor clothes I'm usually a size 6 (a bit tight) and definitely a size 8. I still have a size 10 skirt I used to wear about 10 years ago that does not fit me yet. The only reason I fit into a size 6 is b/c of the recent change in vanity sizing.

Tuesday, January 02, 2007, 7:56 PM

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5'4'' and 130. i'm size 4- 3/5 in juniors. i want to fit back in my 2' s.

Tuesday, January 02, 2007, 11:06 PM

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My size

I am 5' 8' tall weighing in at 194 lbs. Right now I am wearing a 35 - 36 waist jean, but I am hoping to drop the size soon!

Wednesday, January 03, 2007, 12:09 AM

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Not the Jan 2 posters, but...

I am 5'5", 124 pounds, and wear a size 4-6 jeans. (Mostly size 6's, but in a certain brand, I am a solid 4.)

So I don't think anyone is in a 'dreamland' as you put it. Size really depends on what brand you're buying.

Wednesday, January 03, 2007, 12:20 PM

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You are so rude

My point was, size really depend on what brand you're buying. And your shape and where you carry your weight. So an inch or 5 pounds really may not make a difference, depending on your shape, and I can believe those posters.

Why would they lie, and why would you bother making such rude comments? But eeven if they are lying, there is no need to be so testy about it.

Wednesday, January 03, 2007, 12:32 PM

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I'm 217 pounds, 5'5", and I have gotten into the XXL's and 18's. I'm probably most top heavy since I wear a 42DD (just got refitted).

Sounds like there aren't a whole lot of you quite my size. :)

Thursday, January 04, 2007, 11:02 AM

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It IS Possible to be 5'4 130 and wear a size 5

I've lost about 18lbs and now I am fluctating between 127-130. In the Juniors dept at Macys, I wear a size 5 (some of the pants are even a little big) and can fit into the 3, but it is a little tight. So, it is possible. I think it has to do with how much of your weight is muscle vs fat and how your body is shaped. I have a flat tummy but I have curves and I'm a 34D. The brands I usually fit into those sizes are usually Rampage and XOXO. I am a size 4 in the misses section, but those clothes seem so much older and kind of frumpy....so I stick to the juniors section. Maybe it is vanity sizing, but still....that is my size.

Thursday, January 04, 2007, 11:14 AM

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Shape of Clothes

I don't know about you guys, but I have an awful time finding pants that fit. I am 5'5" and weight about 120. I usually buy 4's, but they are often way too big around the waist, but fit (or are sometimes tight) in the thighs.

I am wondering if part of it is that I am a runner. My thighs have definitely gotten bigger since I started running (I currentlt run about 30 miles per week), but they are not out of proportion or anything.

Am I just a freak? I am just so frustrated ever time I try to find pants that will actually fit me without having to wear a belt or have that inattractive "tight thighs" look (which I see a lot and hope I don't look like that!).

Thursday, January 04, 2007, 3:23 PM

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To the 3:23 Poster

If you buy in the juniors section particularly....I have been able to find many flattering pants -- either polyester/spandex, cotton/spandex, polyester/spandex/rayon. They are very form fitting and very flattering -- especially the boot cut. My problem area has always been my legs as well.

Thursday, January 04, 2007, 4:48 PM

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5'6" 1/2, age 40
Wear size 22, XXL

Sunday, January 14, 2007, 3:24 AM

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5'4 155
I wear an 8-10 depends on wear I buy them, but I've been told I hide my weight well. In HS I weighed 130 and wore a 1-3...this was only 3 1/2 years ago...

Sunday, January 14, 2007, 11:36 PM

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I have no clue - it depends on the store

I'm 5'4.5 and I weigh 133 right now. I have a very small bone structure (My ethnicity is south indian) and my best weight where I looked nice healthy and my muscle definition showed was 118. That was 20 yrs ago, when I was right out of college.

I look small in clothes - moslty because I know how to dress for my shape. I wear express editor premeire stretch pants and usually a fairly fitted top- old navy tiny tees, Mossimo v-neck junior tees, banana republic fine-gauge knit tees - and this is a good look. It makes me look about 28-30, too, which is neat, considering I'm 41.

However, I do need to lose flab. It's there, even though in some target sizes I'm a 4. For gap, I'm 8.

I'm a 4 up top. I bought a size 2 dres from white house black market, but it had a flared skirt - it was the top part that had to fight great because it would otherwise look bad and reveal everything!

It's vanity sizing that's too blame. If people see my sizes and then see I want to lose weight, I risk being thought of as unhealthy with unhealthy goals - but when you see my in shorts ... you see what i'm talking about.






Monday, January 15, 2007, 9:26 AM

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I'm 5'4 and 160-164 lb depending on the day. I wear a size 10 typically. Measurements 41-28.5-41.

People are usually surprised when they hear my weight, but I am very muscular from a lot of physical activity (18-20 hours a week) and genetically store weight well (hourglass).

Saturday, February 02, 2008, 3:27 PM

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5'2", 102 lbs, 32B

Saturday, February 02, 2008, 4:12 PM

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It depends on the store. I'm 5'7 and 146 lbs... not very athletic or toned build. In juniors I am typically a 9, occasionally an 11. In misses I am usually an 8 but sometimes a 10. I probably more of a "true" 10 but I shop at a lot of stores that definitely have vanity sizing. I don't care about sizes that much anymore but I would like to be permanently in the single digits! What I care about now as far as the "superficial" stuff goes is how I look in a bathing suit!

Oh, and I am a 36C though I can still wear some of my old 36Ds. I lost 30 pounds and went down a cup size.

Saturday, February 02, 2008, 8:07 PM

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I am 5'5", and when I weighed 110 - I fit into a 9/10 juniors, but I see in pictures that I looked very, very thin - but 9/10's were not baggy on me.

i am now about 172 and just still fitting into size 16's. And they are certainly not loose on me. And I look FAT! I lost 15 lbs over the summer, but was still in a size 16 (gained them back though).

Saturday, February 02, 2008, 8:45 PM

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5'11"
180 lbs
Size 10 bottoms, or 31/32
Size M or L tops
36C

When i was at my lowest of 167 i fit into a size 6 and 8. I think it was just the pants from this one particular store because i never fit into a size 6 anywhere else. Regardless, i still wear the clothes i bought then (at 167) and they fit fine. They did however fit better when i was 167. On my way down again. My goal is to fit into a size 8 and stay there. I think i can, but i dont know if i will since all these low waist pants sit right on my hip bones, which will obviously not get any smaller. Ok...enough. I dont want to think about it anymore.

Sunday, February 03, 2008, 12:23 PM

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5'6, 192lbs, 44-35-43.

Sunday, February 03, 2008, 1:02 PM

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what size are you

5'3" chest 34 waist 29 hips 36 132pounds

i wear a size 3,4 or 5 depending on who makes it. can always wear a 4, rarely a 3 and most 5's. I am 40 and have had 3 kids so the fives are iffy because they arent made for women who have had kids, i think. I would still like to lose about 7lbs but I think a 3 is as small as i would ever go.....my hips are down to just bone and skin no fat there and i dont think they will fit a smaller size.

I lift weights for an hour a day 3 days a week so I am carrying a lot of muscle. Having lost 168lbs I also deal with lose skin.And the 7lbs i would like to lose is all fat distributed pretty evenly between my upper arms, lower stomach and thighs. I have a medium frame and pretty much an hourglass shape. I always thought you had to have boobs to have that but really it just means you are wider on top and bottom and thinner in the middle and that's me.

my best friend is 5'2" a 38DD and 142lbs, she carries most of her weight in the stomach and she wears an 8 or a 10, huge difference in sizes.

Sunday, February 03, 2008, 1:10 PM

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5'-6.5"

148 lbs.

Size 6/8 on the bottom and top.

36"-27"-36"

Monday, February 04, 2008, 11:41 AM

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This is an interesting post. Amazing the range for similar body weights.

Hourglass.

5 feet 150 = size 16 pants.

Tammy Lou

Monday, February 04, 2008, 1:19 PM

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5'5.5" - 140 lbs size 8 pants, medium tops

Monday, February 04, 2008, 4:47 PM

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5'8''

132 lbs.

Size 2 pants / XS in tops

32B

Wednesday, February 13, 2008, 1:25 PM

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5'6, 178 lbs

12 in dresses (big boobs)
10 in pants
8 in DKNY jeans <-- I love you!

Wednesday, February 13, 2008, 1:30 PM

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5'4" and 115 lbs.

jeans: 27
gap pants size: 4 (though it's been very loose since i've lost 5 lbs)
dress size: 2
tops: 34A small or extra small

Wednesday, February 13, 2008, 9:43 PM

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weight

iI am 5'4" and I weigh 118 pounds.

Wednesday, May 14, 2008, 7:41 PM

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5'8, 200 lbs and a size 18, xl top.

Wednesday, May 14, 2008, 7:52 PM

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26W today.

I was 34W before I started eating healthier.

Wednesday, May 14, 2008, 8:35 PM

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5'10, 36 DDD (boob job), 155 as of now ..wear 6-9 in jeans long, medium shirts..working to get back to 130,size 4..like I was a year ago..though I am very curvy so usually end up wearing 6 with a belt..

Wednesday, May 14, 2008, 10:20 PM

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5'10" commenter!!!!

how does 155 look on you?

I am 5'10" and am desperate to know what that would look like on me... I have never been my ideal size so I really dont know... I am aiming for that area but have an awful lot of muscle!! help!

Is anyone else 5'9" and up and losing weight and want to start a group about it??

Wednesday, May 14, 2008, 10:23 PM

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5'5"
weight 155, size 6 pants, size small shirt, 38 c


Wednesday, May 14, 2008, 10:55 PM

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Size

I'm a 14 in misses, 15 in juniors and I'm 5'4", 207 lbs. However, I am built well and carry my weight well. Most people my height/weight would be in a 16/18. I'll also mention that I'm 38DD (but they're fake).

Thursday, May 15, 2008, 1:07 PM

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I'm 5'4" and 122lbs. I am a size two, or small tops and size 26 jeans tight because they later stretch out. Still have five more pounds to lose though.

Thursday, May 15, 2008, 1:15 PM

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5'9" 180 pounds. Donna Karen says I am an 10, Levi's say I am a 14, Jones and Co says I am a tall 12.

Thursday, May 15, 2008, 3:49 PM

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5'5...119 pounds....34 C..... Measurements 34 27 33

I wear 2/4 In expensive clothes...I have a shopping problem that needs to be fixed immediatley!

Thursday, May 15, 2008, 5:25 PM

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5'4, 38dd, apple shape, 152 lbs, size 8

Friday, May 16, 2008, 12:57 AM

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I Wish I were 5'9 : (

Friday, May 16, 2008, 5:27 PM

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5'5 115 pounds

size 2 on bottom, extra small or small on top depending on the brand

I have a shopping problem too and I don't want to fix it!! =) I love it!

Friday, May 16, 2008, 5:32 PM

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5'3 / 230 pounds. wear a 2x. was 280 and wore a 4x just under 8 months ago.

Friday, May 16, 2008, 10:43 PM

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I just lost down to 224 lbs and I am now in XL tops (some at least!) and size 16/18 pants. I am very muscular though. I am able to shop at "normal" stores now. YEAH!

Friday, May 16, 2008, 11:31 PM

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5 foot, 2 inches
Just a hair above 130lbs
38DD
Size 10 or 11..

Down from 170lbs and size 13

I would love to be smaller.. I think most of my body fat is in my hip/thighs/lower ab region and I think that'll be the last to go because I've *always* had it.

I have pretty wide hips too and they've always been annoying but I like to think I'll appreciate them more once I lose the rest of this weight.

Saturday, May 17, 2008, 12:05 AM

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5'11"

In response to the 5' 10" commenter I would love to start a group! I am 5' 11" and 206 (I have lost 11 lbs) when I am 185 I am a size 8. I was down to 150 in college for a while and was a size 4. I have a lot of muscle as well.

I would love to start up a group.

Saturday, May 17, 2008, 12:06 AM

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I am 5'4, 145 lbs, 34C, heavier on the bottom!

I wear size 4/6 on the bottom, and usually a small/ medium on the top

Saturday, May 17, 2008, 12:59 PM

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I am 5ft 5-1/2 and weigh 140. I typically wear a 6 in pants, and depending on the style of top, a small. However, I have long arms and muscular arms, so if I want something with long sleeves, I have to buy a M, but then it is too large around the midriff. I have also found that sizes have migrated over time. About ten years ago, I probably would have been a 8/10. I came across some old clothes in my closet awhile back and since they were a 6, I tried them on - NO WAY!! There is some play by manufacturers to suit our vanity about sizes and just size them larger. That is part of the reason that "size" really doesn't matter. It's not apples to apples.

Sunday, May 18, 2008, 12:12 AM

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5'8" started at size 8 on top and size 16 on bottom when i was 175 to 180. Now i'm 160 and i'm a size 12 on bottom about a size 6 on top.

Sunday, May 18, 2008, 9:04 PM

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I'm 5'7, weight 148 and fit into size 10/12. I used to be 128 3 years ago and was able to fit in a size 4/6.....Those good old high -self -confidence and positive- self- image days!

Monday, May 19, 2008, 3:14 AM

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I'm also 5' 5" and 126lbs but fit size 6 and 8's! I'm a runner and quite muscular though I guess. I'm 34B and normally a small or med top.

Monday, May 19, 2008, 11:07 AM

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5'5
125 lbs
Size 2 pants
Size 3/5 tops
(hour glass shape) 34-23-33
I have a small frame and naturally fit into a 2 when i eat healthy and exercise. If I was a size 6 or 8 that would be overweight on my frame.



Tuesday, May 27, 2008, 7:13 AM

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5'7", 150lbs, size 8 bottoms (depends on the store and cut), 36C, small tops (I swim in anything bigger...I shop at Ann Taylor and Banana Republic alot

Tuesday, May 27, 2008, 7:28 AM

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Bump

Tuesday, June 10, 2008, 8:23 PM

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5'5, 253lbs, size 18 pant, 26/28 shirt (go figure)...

I've lost 15 lbs. the last 3 mos. and hit a plateau but now I'm cookin!

Wednesday, June 11, 2008, 2:11 AM

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Tall girls!!

I saw some of the taller ladies were interested in a tall group for weight loss. I would be very interested in that. Did anyone start a group for that yet?



Wednesday, June 11, 2008, 5:54 PM

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5'10.5"

When I was 150 I was a 8/10.
Now I am 163 and a size 12.


Wednesday, June 11, 2008, 5:57 PM

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5"10 165lbs size 8 32DDD (unfortunately not a boob job) aiming to get back down to 145 size 4

Wednesday, July 23, 2008, 6:54 PM

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5'6"
150 lbs
38C
size 12

Wednesday, July 23, 2008, 7:10 PM

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I'm about a size bigger than I want to be.

Wednesday, July 23, 2008, 10:52 PM

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5'5
185
38DD
between a 12-14 (depends on brand

Wednesday, July 23, 2008, 11:23 PM

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5'
108 lbs
size 2
36 B

Thursday, July 24, 2008, 11:27 AM

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5.4
139 lbs.
34 D
and I think I must be kinda flabby, 'cause I wear somewhat fitted clothes and the smallest I go is size 8-10 (I saw some others with same weight/height and much smaller...maybe I have big bones ;-0

Thursday, July 24, 2008, 12:20 PM

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I'm size 6-8 bottoms and 4-6 tops
34C
131 pounds
5'5

I have VERY small bones and have looked my best around 115-118 pounds (muscle tone visible). I looked horrid at 105.



Thursday, July 24, 2008, 12:25 PM

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5'1"
185 pounds
size 16

yucky :-(

Thursday, July 24, 2008, 4:39 PM

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I'm 5'7", 113 lbs (on average), 32B

I wear between a size 0 and 3 in juniors depending on the store or style of clothing, and an XS or S in tops.

My biggest issue is that I have a large ribcage in proportion to the rest of my body, so certain cuts can look really awkward on me, and tight/stretchy shirts cling too much.


Nobody's perfect.

Thursday, June 18, 2009, 10:11 PM

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size 0-2 dresses
size 2 or 26" waist in jeans
xs tops

5'7, 116 lbs., 34b

Thursday, June 18, 2009, 11:56 PM

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5'9"
220 lbs
40D
Size 18

When I was 175 lbs (my goal weight) I was a size 12 and I just loved the way I looked.

(Some of you girls have a BMI under 18 which is underweight. Are you really here for weight loss?)

Friday, June 19, 2009, 9:36 AM

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So what to be you!

I am at 197 right now and want to be at a 14 so badly! I am a 16 right now of course. My goal is to be down to a 8, but one goal at a time! :)

Wednesday, July 29, 2009, 8:56 AM

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5ยด10
129lbs
34DD
size 4/6

Wednesday, October 14, 2009, 9:43 AM

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I am 5'7 and 126 pounds. Size 2/4 long pants/ size 6/8 top/jacket-- broad shoulders and sort of 'boy like' figure. I am like a hanger--If it looks good on a hanger it will likely look good on me :)

Wednesday, October 14, 2009, 5:17 PM

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I remember posting in this thread back when I was a 14/16... Now I'm:

5'8"
150 lbs
4/6 depending on brand, dresses 6/8. My thighs and calves are still really big, but the rest of me has slimmed down. Oh, and my boobs are gone -- from a C to an A cup.

Thursday, October 15, 2009, 5:57 PM

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5'6"
125 pounds
Size 6, sometimes 4.

36A bra size, down from 38B.


Thursday, October 15, 2009, 6:36 PM

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5'8"
120 lbs - used to be 140 with a ton more fat and much much less muscle
size 0 - used to be a size 8/10
32 A cup - always have been an A...gone down from a 36 b/c I'm now smaller

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Friday, October 16, 2009, 10:08 AM

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I'm 17 years old. I'm 5'7 and weigh 161 pounds. I'm a size 7/8 in jeans and I wear a small-medium shirt. I'm considered to be pear shaped. I have a 28 - 28.5 inch waist and I'm a 34B. My butt is 42 inches and my hips are 39 inches I want to get down to 145 to be healthier.

Wednesday, August 08, 2012, 2:57 AM

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5'0". 128 pounds. Size 2 short. 36D.

Thursday, August 16, 2012, 2:58 PM

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