A Study on the Suggestion for the Revision of Standard Sizing System for Female Adult's Garments
성인 여성복의 KS 치수 표준 개정을 위한 제안 연구

Yun-Ja Nam, Jeong-Yim Lee, Jae-Eun Jung
2014 Fashion & Textile Research Journal  
KS K 0051(2009KS K 0051( ) was established in 1990KS K 0051( and revised in 1994KS K 0051( , 1999KS K 0051( , 2004KS K 0051( and 2009 . Recently the structure of apparel production and distribution are changing like as small quantity batch production, increase of importing abroad apparel and increase of on-line shopping mall. Based on Social and economic conditions, examine the potential for use of KS K 0051(2009) standard sizing system for female adult's garments are needed. Through which, it
more » ... Through which, it was intended to suggestion for the revision of standard sizing system for female adult's garments which can facilitate communication among consumer, producer and sellers. The improvement point was discussed through review of the current KS K 0051 (2009) and abroad standard sizing system for female adult's garments. Also, the revision of standard sizing system for female adult's garments was suggested using data of 6th Size Korea. As a result of this study, in the revision, formal wear, casual wear, training wear and under wear were separated to simplify the classification and the classification of body type were excluded. Also, it is possible that size designation was simplified through optional notation and letter code based on bust girth could be marked together in casual wear.
doi:10.5805/sfti.2014.16.5.776 fatcat:putqmnbpb5akfkqotxym55o5im