October 19, 2017 3 min read
Today we’re going to talk about a specific type of a dress form: the plus size! We are sure you know some of the basics about the dress forms, also known as dressmaker’s dummies. Although most of the dress formscome in standard sizes, and some of them are adjustable, there is also another type of such dummies, and they are especially created for dressmaker’s who need to create plus size clothing. So whether you wear plus size, or you regularly sew clothing for plus size persons, you may need to think about purchasing a plus size dress form.
Why do you need a plus size dress form?
As with any other type of dress forms, you need to know a few things about the plus size dress forms, prior to making your purchase. So let’s start by acknowledging the reasons why you need one. One of the main reasons is that most of the dress forms come with precise standard measurements, and it is quite difficult to fit your clothing to such models. But now let’s see some of the reasons why you may want to use a dress form:
What to look for in a plus size dress form
Before you start searching for a dress form to buy, there are a few things to consider. For example, one of the first things you need to know is what you’re going to use the dress form for. So let’s see some possible characteristics:
Words in the endSo if you need to get a plus size dress formthink about the characteristics that are important to you, and try to choose one that matches your measurements, proportions, and fits your specific needs.