How to measure dolls head before ordering custom wig.

Instructions how to measure any dolls head before ordering custom wig. Mostly used for BJD (ball jointed) dolls.

  • Use painters masking tape and cord that does not stretch. 

  •  Wrap the cord around the head where hairline would be and fasten both cord ends with masking tape.
  • Cord ends should overlap. Mark small dot on both cords.

how to measure dolls head for custom wig

  • Fasten second cord across the head.
  • Mark small dots where cords cross on forehead and nape of the head.
  • Now you have marked two most important measurements of your dolls head quite precisely!


  •  Now take the cords off and measure distances between dots with ruler.