Clothing and Shoe Size Chart for Balearics, Majorca, Europe + Tips

When traveling to a new destination, it’s essential to have an understanding of the local clothing and shoe sizes to ensure a comfortable and enjoyable shopping experience. In Majorca, as part of the Balearic Islands and Europe, there are specific size standards that you should be aware of. This comprehensive size chart and accompanying tips will help you navigate the world of fashion and footwear during your visit.

Below you can read our guide and practical information on the clothing and shoe size charts for Balearics, including Majorca, Ibiza, Formentera, Menorca, with the Clothes-Shoe Size conversion charts and tables, plus Metric-English, Celcius-Fahrenheit conversions for European countries, when compared to US, UK, MX, JP and AU.

For the ones who are on holidays in the Balearic Islands, and Majorca, or visiting any European country, it will be good to know a bit about the European clothing and shoe sizing system especially if you are coming from the UK, US, Japan or Australia. So that you may find your ideal size when shopping in Majorca. About all the shops and brands in Balearics and Majorca have the European sizing system.

Understanding European Clothing Sizes

European clothing sizes are typically based on measurements in centimeters, which differ from the sizing systems used in other regions such as the United States or the United Kingdom.

European Clothing Sizes Chart

Find out the European Clothing Sizes and their equivalents for US, UK, MX, JP and AU below.

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Here’s a breakdown of the common European clothing size ranges for adults:

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Women’s Clothing Sizes

  • XS (Extra Small): Bust 78-82 cm, Waist 60-64 cm, Hips 86-90 cm
  • S (Small): Bust 82-86 cm, Waist 64-68 cm, Hips 90-94 cm
  • M (Medium): Bust 86-90 cm, Waist 68-72 cm, Hips 94-98 cm
  • L (Large): Bust 90-94 cm, Waist 72-76 cm, Hips 98-102 cm
  • XL (Extra Large): Bust 94-98 cm, Waist 76-80 cm, Hips 102-106 cm

Men’s Clothing Sizes

  • XS (Extra Small): Chest 84-88 cm, Waist 68-72 cm, Hips 84-88 cm
  • S (Small): Chest 88-92 cm, Waist 72-76 cm, Hips 88-92 cm
  • M (Medium): Chest 92-96 cm, Waist 76-80 cm, Hips 92-96 cm
  • L (Large): Chest 96-100 cm, Waist 80-84 cm, Hips 96-100 cm
  • XL (Extra Large): Chest 100-104 cm, Waist 84-88 cm, Hips 100-104 cm

Shoe Sizes in Majorca and Europe

Find out the European Shoe Sizes and their equivalents for US, UK, MX, JP and AU below.

Shoe sizes in Majorca and Europe follow the standard European Shoe Size Chart, which is based on the length of the foot in centimeters. Here’s an overview of the shoe sizes for adults:

Women’s Shoe Sizes

  • EU 35: Foot length approximately 22.5 cm
  • EU 36: Foot length approximately 23 cm
  • EU 37: Foot length approximately 23.5 cm
  • EU 38: Foot length approximately 24 cm
  • EU 39: Foot length approximately 24.5 cm
  • EU 40: Foot length approximately 25 cm
  • EU 41: Foot length approximately 25.5 cm
  • EU 42: Foot length approximately 26 cm

Men’s Shoe Sizes

  • EU 40: Foot length approximately 25 cm
  • EU 41: Foot length approximately 25.5 cm
  • EU 42: Foot length approximately 26 cm
  • EU 43: Foot length approximately 26.5 cm
  • EU 44: Foot length approximately 27 cm
  • EU 45: Foot length approximately 27.5 cm
  • EU 46: Foot length approximately 28 cm
  • EU 47: Foot length approximately 28.5 cm

Tips for Shopping in Majorca

When shopping in Majorca, keep the following tips in mind to ensure a successful shopping experience:

1. Try Before You Buy

  • It’s always recommended to try on clothing and shoes before making a purchase, as sizing can vary between brands and even within the same brand.
  • Take advantage of fitting rooms available in stores to ensure a proper fit and comfort.

2. Consult the Store Staff

  • If you’re unsure about sizing or need assistance, don’t hesitate to ask the store staff for help. They are usually knowledgeable about their products and can guide you in finding the right size.

3. Pay Attention to Size Conversion

  • If you’re accustomed to a different sizing system, such as the US or UK, be sure to refer to the size conversion charts to find the equivalent European size.
  • Keep in mind that these conversions are approximate, and it’s always best to try on the item before making a purchase.

4. Consider Seasonal Variations

  • Majorca experiences different weather conditions throughout the year, so consider the season when shopping for clothing.
  • During the summer months, lightweight and breathable fabrics are ideal, while in winter, you may need warmer clothing options.

5. Explore Local Designs and Brands

  • Majorca is known for its local designers and unique fashion brands. Take the opportunity to explore these offerings and find one-of-a-kind pieces to add to your wardrobe.

6. Check for Sales and Discounts

  • Keep an eye out for sales and discounts, especially during the summer and winter seasons, as many stores offer attractive deals.
  • Check local newspapers, websites, and social media for information on ongoing promotions.

Weights and Measures System

EU metric system is the system of measurement and weights in Balearics and Majorca, and common for all European countries.

Temperatures are expressed in degrees Centigrade.

If you are travelling from the UK, US, Japan or Australia, you may have troubles with these units so check out below some useful conversion charts and tables.

Metric system Conversion Tables

Temperatures Conversion Table

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