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Artikel | article pege i forskellige retninger og give mere liv til mannequinen, som dermed ikke længe- re kun er stationær. Ud over makeup er der også efterspørgsel på parykker. Igen er sti- len abstrakt og ikke i form af naturalisti- ske parykker. De mange nye lækre detaljer giver i det hele taget mere liv til mannequi- ner, som kan gøre en forskel i en udstilling, siger Thomas Smidt. Summary The traditional black or white manne- quins, matte or glossy, are slowly changing looks. The trend moves towards colourful mannequins with more explicit facial fea- tures. - We can expect to see lots of greyish sha- des – mostly matte ones, says Thomas Smidt, CEO of European Mannequins & Re- tail Design. Additionally, the mannequins will look more life-like with soft facial features hinting at lips and a nose. Apart from colour and effects, the latest trend brings about brand new types of mannequins. We will see more of the vin- tage mannequin in textile material with wooden arms, for example – both as full- body mannequins and torsos. - Generally, we will see a mix of different types of mannequins. The adjustable and movable wooden arms will make the mannequins more life-like and less static. Makeup and wigs for mannequins are also in high demand. The style is abstract and non-naturalistic. The many new features generally add more life to the mannequins and is a perfect way to elevate your win- dow display, says Thomas Smidt. MODEBRANCHEN. | ISSUE NO 02 JANUARY 2019 | 83