In a move that may have unexpected implications for the wider world of couture, in 2014, Mr. Ronze visited a fashion trade show outside Paris and came across a display of mannequins based on 3-D scans of the human body, produced by Alvanon, the global apparel business consultancy that normally makes fit models for brands like Diesel, Levi’s and Nike. He thought: Why not use them for dance costumes?
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