Ever been curious about the process of making a mannequin? How a real life model like this one by the name of Lauren
Is turned into a fiberglass version of herself like this:
While former sculptor for Adel Rootstein, one of the leading mannequin manufacturers, shows the step by step process on his website here:
It is truly a fascinating process and takes a little over a month from start to finish. Once you see this you will understand why high quality mannequins cost so much. There is a level of detail and realism that can’t be duplicated by the knock off versions of these which look more like “dolls” than humans.