secret life of mannequins

i never really thought about who makes mannequins,  you just take them for granted, they are there in shop windows displaying clothes of all types – but i found it fascinating when i went to see the showrooms of proportion.   my very talented friend Tanya is the creative director and she designs the most influential and individual forms – mannequins for individual designers, one off models, mannequins for mass production and a la carte designs for specific projects.  so if ever you need a mannequin, you must get to proportion.  they also create the  mannequins for lots of the major galleries and shows, such as the David Bowie and current Alexander McQueen show.

Moon Festival Dress_3935


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