In Canada and the United States, a men's size 6 shoe is equivalent to a women's size 7.5. Conversely, a women's size 8 shoe is equivalent to a men's 6.5. Other countries use different shoe sizing.Continue Reading
The United States, United Kingdom, Australia and Europe use a number scale to size shoes, but other countries use centimeters for sizing shoes.
These are the conversions for an American men's size 6 shoe:
These are the conversions for an American women's size 8 shoe:
"EE" is a width designation in both men's and women's shoe sizes. For men's shoes an "EE" designation means wide; in women's shoes it means extra wide.Full Answer >
The standard shoe width for men is D, and the standard shoe width for women is B. Unless the shoe is a non-standard width, it is not noted on the shoe box or label.Full Answer >
Converting women's shoe sizes to men's shoe sizes varies based upon which conversion chart is used. U.S., European, U.K., Australian, Japanese and the charts of other countries all vary. On the U.S. charts, subtracting 1.5 from the women's shoe size provides the men's shoe size equivalent.Full Answer >
A size 39 shoe on the European size scale is equivalent to a men's 6 or 6.5 in U.S. sizes. A size 39 is also equivalent to a women's size 8, 8.5 or 9.Full Answer >