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Hobnobs v Batting

On the left is a form padded out to my size12 block which includes functional ease, on the right is a form padded out to my own block plus functional ease. 137 more words

Up Dating a Dress Form

Burrrrrrrrrr . . . How is everyone handling the Winter weather? We have finally had some snow in my neck of the woods and it is cold! 468 more words

French Nordic Design

750words Feb 11 2015 ~ The Dress Form

Once upon a time there was a dress form made of wandering leaves cut from tin and rigid iron which stood near the window and waited. 779 more words


Dress Forms vs. Mannequins

I have 3 dress forms ( with names :) and a new mannequin. It’s hard not to show favoritism between them. My first dress form Esperanza was bought when I was first starting out and was the inspiration for so many designs. 367 more words

Creative Motivation


Dress forms have been around for ages, with possibly the oldest one discovered in 1923 in King Tutankhamun’s tomb dating back to approximately 1350 B.C! What started as a basic and utilitarian human-like frame morphed through the ages from simple busts to elaborate… 355 more words

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