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What’s Happened to Dress Sizes?

I was a UK size 10; then I became an 8, now I’m a 6

Photo by Tamara Bellis on Unsplash

I’m no smaller than I was thirty years ago, and yet through lockdown, I have learned to order a size 6.

Thirty years ago, size 6 did not exist in the UK. I never saw size 6.

Size 10 was the smallest; then size 8 made an appearance. It snuck in, and I kind of noticed but not…

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