The following size charts are general and should be used to help determine a childs size. Keep in mind that each designer's size chart may vary a bit. We have found that height is a better indicator of size than weight. When in doubt, order up a size. Children always GROW!

 

newborn

age weight height (inches) height (cm)
preemie
0-5 lbs
10-18 in
25-46 cm
nb - 3months
5-12 lbs
18-22 in
46-56 cm
6 months
12-16 lbs
22-24 in
56-61 cm
9 months
16-18 lbs
24-25 in
61-64 cm

infant

age
weight
height (inches)
height (cm)
12 months
18-20 lbs
25-27 in
64-69 cm
18 months
20-24 lbs
27-30 in
69-76 cm
24 months
24-30 lbs
30-33 in
78-84 cm

toddler

age
weight
height (inches)
height (cm)
2T
26-30 lbs
33-34 in
84-86 cm
3T
28-32 lbs
35-36 in
89-91 cm
4T
32-36 lbs
37-38 in
94-97 cm

youth

age weight height (inches) height (cm)
4
34-38 lbs
39-40 in
99-102 cm
5
38-42 lbs
41-43 in
104-109 cm
6
42-46 lbs
44-46 in
112-117 cm
6X
46-54 lbs
47-48 in
119-122 cm

 

*Age is the best way to approximate a child's size. These size charts are standarized and do not represent each individual brand.