European and British sizes differ slightly from the American system. Although sizes can be converted using the tips below, it is always a good idea to try items on until you are more confident.
- Women’s – Women’s sizes are 2 even numbers larger than in the US (ie. a US 6 will be a UK10).
- Children’s – Children’s sizes run about one size larger than in the US.
- Women’s – This conversion chart will help you find your UK shoe size.
- Children’s – This chart will help you find your child’s correct shoe size.
Aberdeen has shopping for every budget. From a £5 pair of shoes, to a £150 dress it can be found on Union Street. Here are a few helpful places to start:
- Primark – £
Trendy clothes for low cost, fashions quickly change, always crowded, Union St.
- Asda -£
Similar to Walmart, good accessories and kids clothes
- Tesco -£
Similar to Target, great sales, large 24hour store in Muggiemoss.
Dicount warehouse with lots of selection, Near Beach Blvd.
- Next -££
A little more upscale but still affordable. Fantastic professional clothes and outerwear, petite section. St. Nicholas centre and Berryden.
- Gap – ££
An American classic, sizes will be marked in US, UK and EURO. Casual and comfy. Union St.
- H&M – ££
Younger trends with great selection
- John Lewis -£££
A real upscale department store. You will always find what you are looking for at John Lewis. George St, behind Bon Accord Centre.
- Debenhams – £££
Department store with great sales and selection. Trinity Centre off of Union St.