Men's Body Measurements (in inches)

Our Fit Specifications Team works with manufacturers around the world to ensure consistent L.L.Bean sizing. Use the charts shown here to determine your size, then order with confidence.

View in centimeters

Size S M L XL XXL XXXL
Neck 14 - 14 ½ 15 - 15 ½ 16 - 16 ½ 17 - 17 ½ 18 - 18 ½ 19 - 19 ½
Chest 34 - 36 38 - 40 42 - 44 46 - 48 50 - 52 54 - 56
Waist 28 - 30 32 - 34 36 - 38 40 - 42 44 - 46 48 - 50
Reg. Sleeve 32 - 33 33 - 34 34 - 35 35 - 36 36 - 37 36 - 37
Tall Sleeve 33 - 34 34 - 35 35 - 36 36 - 37 37 - 38 37 - 38
Height Regular 5'8" to 6' Tall 6'1" - 6'3"
Tall measures 2" longer overall, 1" at sleeves.
Adult Hat Sizes (in inches)
Size XS S M
6 ½ 6 ⅝ 6 ¾ 6 ⅞ 7 7 ⅛
Head 20 ½ 20 ¾ 21 ⅛ 21 ½ 21 ⅞ 22 ¼
Size L XL XXL
7 ¼ 7 ⅜ 7 ½ 7 ⅝ 7 ¾ 7 ⅞
Head 22 ⅝ 23 23 ½ 23 ⅞ 24 ¼ 24 ⅝
Sock Sizes
Sock SizeS M L XL
Men's Shoe Sizes 5 - 9 9 - 12 13 - 15
Women's Shoe Sizes 4 - 6 6 - 10 10 - 12
Mitten and Glove Sizes (in inches)
Size S M L XL
Hand 7 ½ - 8 8 ½ 9 - 9 ½ 10 - 10 ½

How to Measure: Men's

Chest

Measure just under arms and across shoulder blades holding tape firm and level.

Neck

Measure a shirt collar that fits you well. Lay collar flat. Measure from center of collar button to far end of opposite buttonhole.

Sleeve Length

With arm relaxed at your side and slightly bent, measure from center back neck, over point of shoulder, down the outside of the arm to the wrist.

Waist

Measure around your natural waistline. For belts, order same size as your pants waist size. If between sizes, order next larger size.

Inseam

Measure pants that fit you well. Lay them flat, with the front and back creased smooth. Measure along the inseam from crotch to bottom of leg hem.

Head (Hats and Caps)

Measure around the largest part of the head, with tape above brow. Convert to hat size using the size chart above.

Hand (Gloves and Mittens)

Measure around the knuckles with hand flat (exclude thumb). Number of inches equals glove size.

Belts

Order same size as your pants waist size. If between sizes, order next larger size.