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Posted 3 years ago


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These little mannequin dolls were made by Latexture and this one has a Name Vivianne on box . Some of these had names others were just called Simplicity Latexture mannequins . Used to teach young girls to sew . This set came with just patterns for Nursing and sewing notions in box , My daughter sewed the dress and did a great job. mannequin is dressed as a Student Nurse .She is 12 1/2 " tall . This type of mannequin is the most common one found in market . By no means floods the market but she surfaces at least once a week . To get one in beautiful condition as this one with no crack. paint lifting and crazing is the one's that are sought after . Most have damage from poor storage as they did not hold up well and often have broken parts , many times it is head at neck or arm and legs with complete breaks . Being a Nurse I am partial to the nurse patterns :-)


  1. Manikin Manikin, 3 years ago
    Thank you sweetie :-)
  2. lundy lundy, 3 years ago
    hi manikin thats nice glad u have it ,and thank you for your nice comments
  3. Kathycat Kathycat, 3 years ago
    I really love both the mannequin doll and the patterns, they are GREAT!!!.
    Have a nice evening. Kathy
  4. Hedgewalker Hedgewalker, 3 years ago
    Very cool Mani...but what's up with the clothes patterns? You're always strippin em down so why bother ? ; )
  5. Manikin Manikin, 3 years ago
    LOL hedge . Well they are just in case she decides to wear clothes that day she has a pattern :-) Did you ever have a bare naked Nurse take care of you ? Oh never mind that might be personal <grin> Thanks for making me smile today Hedge I put her under a black light and she she didn't turn green like your beautiful glassware :-)
  6. Manikin Manikin, 3 years ago
    Thank you inky :-) so glad to see you today ! Hope all is good with you and thanks for love on the mannequin doll !
  7. inky inky, 3 years ago
    Thank you Manikin all is really well...trying to pinch five min on computer looking at my favourite site before I am called outside in the wind and cold to help with the chopping of wood....:-/ Hope you are well!....:-)
  8. Manikin Manikin, 3 years ago
    It is still warm here in states was 100 F plus degree's yesterday today is pleasant 75 ! Are you still in winter ? Spring should be there soon and We start to freeze . Do you ever get snow ? Take care and don't let wind carry you away :-)
  9. Manikin Manikin, 3 years ago
    Thank you Kerry and Musiko :-)
  10. Manikin Manikin, 3 years ago
    Thank you MiKKo !!!!!
  11. PhilDavidAlexanderMorris PhilDavidAlexanderMorris, 3 years ago
    Yes, this one is beautiful, saw some nice ones last week, at an auction, thought of you. The Patterns are as important as the manniquin itself, just like my drawings are to my mascots !~ the clothes are beautifully tailored.
  12. Manikin Manikin, 3 years ago
    Thank you Phil . I wish I had been at the auction you saw them at :-) My daughter did a great job as these are really hard to sew for in such a small size . I love the oh so 1940's look of these girls .
  13. Manikin Manikin, 3 years ago
    Thank you Hunter :-)
  14. Manikin Manikin, 2 years ago
    Thank you valentino97 and,photoboothjournal . I appreciate you stopping to give some love on this post :-)

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