Physical Alvaform

The Alvaform is the ideal fit tool designed to accurately represent the size and shape of your customer, sculpted in 3D by experts who understand human anatomy and physiology.

Off-The-Rack

Our Off-the-Rack collection includes forms that are available as-is. The forms are based on sizing standards developed by us, for you. Our expert consultants and master modelers develop our Standards based on real data pulled from more than tens of thousands of body scans from international populations, collaborations with respected research and standards organizations around the globe, and human anatomy.

Personalized

Personalized AlvaForms allow for rebranding of Off-the-Rack forms - our Standards, your Brand.

  • - 3D Virtual AlvaForms made available through the Alvanon Body Platform,
  • - Company branding printed on AlvaForms,
  • - And vendor order tracking reports.
Fit Essentials Package:
  • - Includes 1 AlvaForm with shipping and handling fees using our AlvaShip services.
  • - Regional population distribution charts depicting target market statue, size and shape.
  • - General best practices and process recommendations for implementing a standard of fit.
  • - An online meeting with our consultants to walkthrough data and recommendations.
  • - 90 day free access to the Motif online learning class: How to use a fit form.
  • - Customs and Duties are not included.
  • - Includes all deliverables from the Personalization Package.

If you have a target demographic in mind and our Off-the-Rack or Personalized package doesn’t quite meet those needs, we also offer Customized AlvaForms.

Customized

Customized AlvaForms offer the most comprehensive, full-service AlvaForm development. It’s a process tailored to meet your specific needs - features, shape, posture, and measurement specifications.

A Custom Development Package includes a number of additional services:
  • - Body scan data and measurements,
  • - 3D Virtual AlvaForms made available through the Alvanon Body Platform,
  • - A prototype reference form,
  • - Company branding printed on AlvaForms,
  • - And vendor order tracking reports.

Between our Standard Series, Signature Series, and Specialty Forms, we offer more than 25 international standards for children, men, and women’s sizes. We aim to provide a comprehensive range of target demographics for brands and designers to choose from when purchasing a form or size set.

For a full list of our available standards please visit theAlvanon Standards Series Measurements & Specs page.

THE MAKES

We offer three different Makes for our AlvaForms to meet the varying needs across the industry:

Classic

Classic

The Classic Make is the traditional, industry-standard dress form. A hard internal shell covered with two layers of cotton ribs. The outer layer is finished with a highly durable covering.

This make is best suited for frequent fit sessions.

Classic

Soft

The Classic Make is the traditional, industry-standard dress form. A hard internal shell covered with two layers of cotton ribs. The outer layer is finished with a highly durable covering.

It is ideal for designing tight fitting clothing and undergarments.

Classic

Tailor

The Tailor Make is a versatile alternative to the Classic Make. It is made of an internal shell, covered with a thick layer of felt, and topped with a highly durable covering.

This Make is ideal for brands who drape everyday. It is only available as a Customized Form.

The Styles

We offer a comprehensive selection of AlvaForm Styles in addition to the Full Body.

The Styles
The Styles
The Styles
The Styles
The Styles

SPECIALTY FORMS

Specialty Forms are designed for those with more niche or unique needs.

Half-Scale

A miniature Full Torso AlvaForm, scaled down, and approximately 17” in height. It’s ideal for efficiently and sustainably creating and testing large scale patterns and new concepts

Men’s Tailored Coat Customized Only

The Men’s Tailored Coat is a specially designed form that reflects a body wearing layers (t-shirt, dress shirt, vest, or sweater) commonly worn under a suit coat or blazer. This form features attached round shoulder caps and is available in a half body style or Tailor make. It is also available sizes US/UK 40 and EU 50. For more information please inquire about the Men’s Tailored Coat Specialty Sales Leaflet.

Women’s Intimate / Swim Customized Only

This form is ideal for designing intimates and swimwear. It’s made of softer memory foam, available only in Full Torso Style, and features a wider crotch for ease of fitting bottoms.

Features & Accessories

Some features and accessories are only available for an additional cost as part of custom AlvaForm developments.

Head, Hands, & Feet
Head, Hands, & Feet

These features come standard with all children’s forms.

Head, Hands, & Feet
Detachable Left Leg

A simple, turn-lock detachable leg that allows for better viewing of the crotch angle and easier access to work on the inseam. Single, detachable legs is a feature exclusive to Classic/Tailor Makes. Soft Forms have 2 Detachable Legs.

Head, Hands, & Feet
Detachable Calves, Knees, Waist

Detachable sections provide additional support for height adjustments. Available as Custom features only.

Head, Hands, & Feet
Standing Peg Holes

Built-in holes at the bottom of AlvaForm legs. Compatible with standing peg bas. Available in all forms except Infant forms with bent legs.

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Measurement Lines

Key body measurement lines printed on the form that mark the exact points of measure. Available in all three Makes.

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Soft Motion Arms

Soft, bendable arms that help demonstrate potential creasing on garments. Available as Custom features only.

Head, Hands, & Feet
Detachable Left Leg

Detachable sections provide additional support for height adjustments. Available as Custom features only.

Head, Hands, & Feet
Head, Hands, & Feet

A collapsible, pressure-sensitive plate installed into the right hip to allow slim-waisted bottoms to slip over hips more easily. This feature is available only in Classic/Tailor Makes.

Head, Hands, & Feet
Detachable Arms or Shoulder Caps

Featuring simple notch-attachment sockets that allow for easy attachment to body and arm rotation. Shoulder caps are available when full arms are not needed. Available in all three Makes.

Head, Hands, & Feet
Detachable Head

A magnetic, detachable head that allows you to pull garments on and off more easily.

Head, Hands, & Feet
Table Top Stand

A Table Top Stand with poles compatible with Peg Holes in AlvaForms. This is only available for Infant forms from Premie (Pr) to 4T. This accessory makes fitting tops easier.

Head, Hands, & Feet
Soft Belly

A memory foam belly that allows for button snug fitting. This feature is available in all three Makes except for Half Body forms or Infant Forms under 12M.

Head, Hands, & Feet
Head Stand

A 3D printed head stand for use during fittings.

Head, Hands, & Feet
Bust Point Definition

Defines the pectoral area for working on detailed intimates. Available as a custom feature only.

Head, Hands, & Feet
Collapsible Shoulders

A collapsible, pressure-sensitive plate installed into the right hip to allow slim-waisted bottoms to slip over hips more easily. This feature is available only in Classic/Tailor Makes.

Head, Hands, & Feet
Detachable Feet

Simple notch-attachments allow the removal of feet to more easily pull garments on and off. This feature is exclusive to Children’s and Junior forms but is available as a Custom option.

Head, Hands, & Feet
Twist-Lock / Fixed Hanging Pole

A pole that allows for hanging from a stand. The Twist-Lock pole comes standard on forms with heads, intimate/swim forms, and slack forms. The Fixed pole comes standard on all forms that do not have heads.

Head, Hands, & Feet
Standing Pegs

Peg poles compatible with only full form AlvaForm Peg Holes for standing. Standing Pegs are preferable over hanging poles for fitting tops and dressing.

Head, Hands, & Feet
Detachable Full Torso Maternity Bellies

Available only as a Custom feature for 3/7/9 months.

Head, Hands, & Feet
Soft Wearable Maternity Belly

Available in 7 & 9 months.

Standard features and accessories vary from childrens and kids forms to adult forms. Please see specific Standard Series Brochures for more details.

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Alvanon Standard Series

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