For me, yes. Larger mannequins make me look twice and …

Comment on Do larger mannequins make you feel better about your figure? by violet.

for me, yes. Larger mannequins make me look twice and think about whether that is closer to my body shape and size than the usual size mannequin. That said, the latter does make clothes look more attractive (in my opinion). But at least I’d get a more realistic idea of how clothes would look on me if they were about a UK 12.

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