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Debenhams introduces plus size mannequins

6 November 2013 Last updated at 09:25 GMT

A major UK department store is introducing larger mannequins to its stores.

Mannequins are usually a size 10, but Debenhams will be using a new size 16 dummy to reflect the size of many of its customers.

Personal stylist Lorraine McCulloch and Maria Malone, an expert in fashion and business from Manchester Metropolitan University, discussed the move.

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