imperialhighlandsupplies.com Doublet Measurement Advice
Take these measurements while wearing your kilt, a good fitting dress shirt, and the belt you will be
wearing on the outside of the tunic.
We make 3 different sizes of collar height see above image. You can select collar height under product options
when you fill you measurements.
Puff out your neck to it’s maximum size before measuring. Collar will be cut 1″ larger than provided
measurement to ensure your collar will be comfortable in all conditions.
Measure chest circumference under arms at largest point. Chest will be cut about 1″ larger than provided
Measure waist circumference over your kilt at the level you will be wearing your belt on the outside of the
tunic. Waist will be cut about 1″ larger than provided measurement. Always measure, absolutely DO NOT
USE YOUR TROUSER WAIST SIZE!
Measure from the base of your collar to the bottom of your belt while wearing the belt at the level you will be
wearing it on the outside of the tunic. Your belt level on the outside of the tunic may be different that when
wearing your belt with kilt and shirt alone (usually higher). The belt hooks will be installed at this level.
Measure from the base of your collar to the bottom of your belt.
Measure from top seam where shirt arm attaches to your shirt body over bent elbow to the desired cuff length.
Note cuffs normally “ride up” a little when bending your arm, so it is important to measure with a bent elbow to
get desired wrist coverage when bending your arms while wearing your tunic. Compare with same
measurement from a good fitting suit jacket.
Measure from shoulder seam to shoulder seam while wearing a good fitting dress shirt.