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Old 09-29-2010, 10:40 AM   #13
SouthLake
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S/C/G: 239/200/130-140

Height: 5'8.5"

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Not to be the total rain on your parade person... but, depending on your frame size, you may need to adjust your size goal. I'm a tad under 5'9" (5'8.5" baby!) but I was wearing size 8s in my 130s and up to about 145 depending on the brand. I have a relatively mediumish frame when it comes to my wrists, neck, ribcage (at 135 im a 30D/DD), etc. I could button and "wear" size 6s at 112 (not an intentional weight at all) but they didn't look so hot. As much as I love the sound of saying size 6, it probably will never be in the cards for me.

However, with that said, most people guessed I was a size 6 when I was a size ten, so, regardless of what the tag number says, your height will, to a certain extent, help you look like a smaller size.
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