About Industry Grade Professional Dressmaker Mannequins
You've heard the phrase "you get what you pay for..." and these
tailor mannequins are no exception. Most "professional" dress
forms' measurements do not meet the American Fashion Industry
Standard, which requires that the hip measurement must be at
least one and a half inches larger than the bust/chest
Industry Grade also means that thick, dense felt covered with
100% pure linen will hold your pins in place, without the
material tearing or the pins falling out.
Tailor and Dress Form Mannequins are perfect tools for Fashion
Design students, professional tailors and dressmakers alike. Create clothing in
proper sizing and with fabulous draping and lines.
Dressmakers torso forms are
great for blouses, jackets and dresses; leg forms for pants or trousers. Buy a form, dress
it in your own fashion line - use a
mannequin to sew your own Halloween costumes, wedding dresses and more!
forms also make great displays for retail apparel stores that prefer
an abstract mannequin style. Boutiques and eBay sellers utilize them
to display clothing, and designers display their own clothing
Sturdy and well-made, these dress forms will last a
long time. Remember to buy sewing scissors, French curve rulers,
a rabbit punch and other pattern making tools to complete your