I recently headed to my local JCPenney store to take advantage of their winter clearance sale and snag some new sweaters.
I thought my current sweaters were simply wearing out and stretched. I thought their casual shape was just baggy, and I felt uncomfortable wearing them, and I wanted to get some new ones to replace them. I grabbed my size (an XL) and headed to the ladies dressing room hoping I could dive in without anyone seeing me and telling me I was in the wrong area.
I made it in without incident, but was immediately disappointed: the XL was like a dress. The sleeves were nearly 8 inches too long and the whole garment just bagged off of me. What the hell? XL was my size.Continue reading “Shame is 2 Sizes Too Large”