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tigereye Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Feb-25-06 03:02 PM
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21. yup
and 12-14, which includes most average women, are "large or extra large." It's incredibly annoying.

I like Chicos, they do it 0,1 and 2.
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  -May as well just kill myself right now Susang  Feb-25-06 12:49 PM   #0 
  - That's just insane.  MrsGrumpy   Feb-25-06 12:56 PM   #1 
  - I used to wear the size 0 jeans - now there's a 1 in front of that 0  Debi   Feb-25-06 12:58 PM   #2 
  - As long as there isn't a 1 in front of the 00...  regnaD kciN   Mar-02-06 02:59 AM   #50 
  - Wow  Susang   Feb-25-06 01:13 PM   #7 
     - By cutting out the tag  GirlinContempt   Feb-25-06 01:18 PM   #9 
        - Obviously it does matter  Susang   Feb-25-06 02:32 PM   #13 
  - My oldest daughter wears a size Double Zero.  Bunny   Feb-25-06 01:00 PM   #3 
  - My best friend in college wore a size 1  supernova   Feb-25-06 01:01 PM   #4 
  - Catering to the tweak demographic?  LeftyMom   Feb-25-06 01:06 PM   #5 
  - The thing is  Susang   Feb-25-06 01:11 PM   #6 
     - Vanity sizing  miss_american_pie   Feb-25-06 01:21 PM   #10 
     - ding ding  AngryAmish   Feb-25-06 05:57 PM   #35 
     - Yeah, size inflation is definitely an issue.  LeftyMom   Feb-25-06 01:23 PM   #11 
     - Isn't that size "deflation"?  missb   Feb-25-06 03:16 PM   #22 
     - yup  tigereye   Feb-25-06 03:02 PM   #21 
     - How right you are about changing the sizing. When I was in  Arkansas Granny   Feb-25-06 06:27 PM   #37 
  - My sister bought a 00 in the US once  GirlinContempt   Feb-25-06 01:17 PM   #8 
  - The unfortunate things is that it perpetuates "smaller is better"  Nikia   Feb-25-06 01:23 PM   #12 
  - I think it is just to get the younger girls to buy their clothes.  Midlodemocrat   Feb-25-06 02:34 PM   #14 
  - I agree. It's marketing.  stanwyck   Feb-25-06 05:34 PM   #29 
  - I think those sizes may be more appropriate to young girls  Nikia   Feb-25-06 05:38 PM   #30 
  - What kinda twig do you have to be to wear size 00?  GOPisEvil   Feb-25-06 02:35 PM   #15 
  - me too  Joan_Alpern   Feb-25-06 02:36 PM   #16 
  - This thread is quite  Simply Fugue   Feb-25-06 02:49 PM   #17 
  - If you're a rower, then you've got muscles.  GOPisEvil   Feb-25-06 02:50 PM   #18 
  - Good for you that you are happy with yourself.  Midlodemocrat   Feb-25-06 02:51 PM   #19 
  - Watching the olympics  XemaSab   Feb-25-06 02:55 PM   #20 
  - Bear in mind  Robb   Feb-25-06 03:19 PM   #24 
  - that's a great weight  Wetzelbill   Feb-25-06 06:05 PM   #36 
  - That is ridiculous.  Shine   Feb-25-06 03:18 PM   #23 
  - It's sick  khashka   Feb-25-06 03:43 PM   #25 
  - This is getting a bit of use lately  Oeditpus Rex   Feb-25-06 03:52 PM   #26 
  - Oooh can I use that in my sig for now?  BlueStorm   Feb-25-06 05:27 PM   #27 
  - Mmmmmmm  NickB79   Feb-25-06 05:54 PM   #33 
  - O Res, BlueStorm, Nick...  grace0418   Feb-26-06 08:32 AM   #49 
  - Do you mean  hfojvt   Feb-25-06 05:32 PM   #28 
  - I think I just found their target market (warning - graphic)  Xipe Totec   Feb-25-06 05:45 PM   #31 
  - Have you seen the movie "real women have curves"?  redwitch   Feb-25-06 05:49 PM   #32 
  - nothing like the realistic beauty standards set for women  Wetzelbill   Feb-25-06 05:56 PM   #34 
  - You may as well kill me right now  Ellen Forradalom   Feb-25-06 06:31 PM   #38 
  - double zero in petites?  madrchsod   Feb-25-06 06:55 PM   #39 
  - There are certain cultures and ethnic backgrounds  ismnotwasm   Feb-25-06 07:20 PM   #40 
  - one of my daughters wears double zero  NC_Nurse   Feb-25-06 07:27 PM   #41 
  - Vanity sizing has sized many petite women out of clothing lines.  Starlight   Feb-26-06 01:37 AM   #42 
  - you poor girls  mdmc   Feb-26-06 02:04 AM   #43 
  - OOPS--self-delete, meant to reply to the OP. nt  blondeatlast   Feb-26-06 08:23 AM   #46 
  - I dont want to make anyone mad in this post.  samplegirl   Feb-26-06 08:03 AM   #44 
  - Suggestion: Check out Newport News online (URL follows)  blondeatlast   Feb-26-06 08:15 AM   #45 
  - thanks will  samplegirl   Feb-26-06 08:25 AM   #47 
  - I'm ultra-petite, too. Born that way. Finding pants that fit is hard.  BlueIris   Mar-02-06 04:48 AM   #52 
  - Size deflation--my 10 lb. loss yielded a me a FOUR size reduction?!  blondeatlast   Feb-26-06 08:26 AM   #48 
  - It's just vanity sizing..to prove to them that all the puking was worth it  SoCalDem   Mar-02-06 04:03 AM   #51 
 

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