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The dress form

Added Dec 8, 2012

by Oana F.

Timisoara, Romania






This is my attempt to make a dress form using plaster and PU-foam. I first read about this method from joost52 ( It is a very well documented tutorial.





DIY Dress form for men

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    Feb 8, 2013, 08.04 AMby joost52

    Hey, good to see that those embarrassing pictures of me in plaster are actually useful for somebody :) Great job!

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      Feb 8, 2013, 10.53 AMby Oana F.

      Yes, those pictures were very helpful. Thank you! :)

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    Dec 9, 2012, 12.45 AMby SewNotWork

    Good job! I made one, too. Very similar. I really like mine. Very helpful with my sewing. It’s on my blog

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      Mar 1, 2013, 12.54 PMby Oana F.

      Yes, I’ve already seen yours when I was planning to make mine. I look up for other dress forms for inspiration. :)

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    Dec 8, 2012, 04.05 PMby Mary Athey

    Wow!! This is fabulous. I.d love to make one of these but I think it would be to big a project for me. X

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      Mar 1, 2013, 12.55 PMby Oana F.

      Thank you! It is a big project. It took me two weeks, because I was lazy. I also get a lot of help from my husband, but I think anyone can do it!

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