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#1 Quick hedgehog

Posted 24 August 2019 - 08:41 AM

I want to buy my 12 year old DD some modibodi but I am finding the sizing confusing.  She seems to sit between 2 sizes, waist measurement at the lower end of one size and hip measurement at the upper range of the next size up.

She is one of the taller girls in her year, but not unusually tall and is fit and slim, but not what you would call skinny.  

I imagine that fit around the legs is important, but I don't know which size to go for.  

What size does your DD wear?

ETA.   She wears these girls undies in size 10-12, so I feel she is a pretty normal size for her age


Edited by Quick hedgehog, 24 August 2019 - 08:51 AM.

#2 Fourteenyears

Posted 24 August 2019 - 08:45 AM

I am wondering the same thing!  They’re too expensive to get the sizing wrong, although I plan to order the larger size first on the theory that if it is too big to start with, at least she’ll grow into it.

FWIW, I find the adult sizing quite forgiving.  I have two sizes in my current stash.  I was 15 kilos heavier than I am now when I bought the bigger ones.   But I can still comfortably get away with wearing them even though the smaller ones are probably a better fit.

#3 amdirel

Posted 24 August 2019 - 10:06 AM

My just turned 14yo wears a 3xs/4 ladies. She could probably do the next size up too I think. But she's pretty petite, average height but she is slim with a tiny waist and slim legs. She fits into around a girls size 10 undies, but due to her desperation of wanting black, has recently been sometimes wearing a ladies size 6-8 black undies, they're a bit big, but wearable. Her friend who has a bit of a bigger butt just bought the modibodi ladies 2xs/6.
It's a bit of a gamble with online sizes! I just bought one classic and one shorts, so I didn't waste too much money if they were wrong. I'm pretty sure they offer a refund if they're wrong though, but for one pair only.

#4 everly

Posted 24 August 2019 - 01:41 PM

My 12 year old wears the au4 us 3x size. She is ‘average’ sized.

#5 tiggy2

Posted 24 August 2019 - 09:53 PM

My petite 13yo has a mix of size 4 and 6. Not all styles come in the 4s.

#6 Kreme

Posted 24 August 2019 - 11:21 PM

My tall but very slim 13yo wears the 3xs size.

In clothing she can still fit a girls size 12 (but most things are too short) or an adult size 4/6 or XS.

#7 Clementinerose

Posted 25 August 2019 - 04:10 PM

Amdirel, target does girls undies in black in their Maxx brand.

#8 amdirel

Posted 25 August 2019 - 07:49 PM

 Clementinerose, on 25 August 2019 - 04:10 PM, said:

Amdirel, target does girls undies in black in their Maxx brand.

Oh thank you!!

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