Mannequins are the articulated sculptures we often see in the markets, malls, and bazaars. These articulated sculptures are often referred to as adjustable dolls or human replicas. Because of their resemblance with human body they are said to be human replicas. They are solely manufactured following the design of human body. As human can sit, stand and pose in different positions mannequins are made such that they can also perform such poses.
Mannequins are used for variety of purposes. They are used in military, medical field, courts, they are also used in criminal investigations, they are used to automate different practices, are used in scientific experiments, are used in forensic sciences but the most common use of mannequins however is in the display windows of the retail stores.
Why are mannequins used in display windows?
Mannequins are used in display windows of the retail stores before they become very eye catching in sporty and humanly poses. Buyers when go to shopping they do not want to visit every shop and ask salesmen about the products they are offering. This is very hectic and time consuming practice and as they say “a picture tells a thousand words”, mannequin is that picture which tells 10000 words.
As they are very resembling to human body, mannequins give a very lifelike and realistic look to buyers. They give a clear view of what is being offered by the store. Also they attract the buyers with their eye catching poses.
Buyers also want to know about their look, attire or persona. Mannequins can be a great source of providing them this answer. Mannequins are very clear and realistic in their make, the features like eyes, nose, abs and other such features are very clear which give them a more realistic look and make mind of the buyers.
A women looking for bridal dress will get very much attracted when she will look at the female mannequin matching her synaptic maps and wearing a bridal dress with all accessories positioned in a very decent and eye catching pose.
Similarly mannequins can be used to target all kinds of buyers as they are available in any size, color and shape. They also have variants which include kids, male and female mannequins.
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