Uniqlo Ultra Light Down sizing

(9 Posts)
FunkinEll Thu 13-Oct-16 09:07:00

Hi,

Does anyone what the sizing is like on these jackets? I have an uniqlo wool coat in a small which fits well but I'm not sure if the down coats come up a bit smaller?

I'm specifically looking at the hooded parka jacket like this

CoolToned Thu 13-Oct-16 09:22:06

What's your UK size?

FunkinEll Thu 13-Oct-16 13:27:42

Generally a 10 in most places. Sometimes a 12 bottoms, sometimes an 8 on top.

vitaminC Thu 13-Oct-16 14:10:55

I'm a 12-14 (narrow waist, big boobs) and have that jacket in size L, which fits me well, so I would think an M would be best - especially for winter when you're likely to wear thicker jumpers etc underneath.

Laquila Thu 13-Oct-16 14:20:18

Just hijacking to ask if the hooded ULD jackets are as shiny as they look?! I'd like one in black or navy but they look sooo shiny in the photos!

FunkinEll Fri 14-Oct-16 13:46:00

I'be ordered a Medium, thanks for the advice vitaminC.

Laquila I will update about the shine factor when it arrives.

FunkinEll Thu 20-Oct-16 09:49:11

The medium is a perfect fit, a small would be too narrow for my hips.

It has a matt sheen rather than a glossy shine.

Laquila Sat 22-Oct-16 09:06:25

Ooh thanks for updating, Funkin. What colour did you get?

Euphemia Sat 22-Oct-16 10:50:50

I recently ordered a black one in L (I'm size 14 on top, 16 on hips) and it was too narrow on the hips. I sent it back and ordered an XL, which fits beautifully.

I have the one with a collar and no hood, and it's gorgeous! Not too shiny.

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