The iDolly free iPhone app (iOS) that lets you create a cartoon on your phone. The user can customize skin tone, eye shape and color, eyebrow style, hair, clothing and more. In the end, the doll can be shared on social networks and messengers, such as Facebook, Instagram and WhatsApp, for example. In recent days, the app has become the second most downloaded from the App Store. It is possible that iDolly surfed the wave of Dollify, a similar avatars app that has become a fever in Brazil.
In the following tutorial, check out how to use iDolly to create face designs on your mobile phone and upload to social networks. The procedure was performed on an iPhone 8 with iOS 12, but the tips also apply to other models of the Apple phone.
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Learn how to caricature with the iDolly app Photo: Helito Beggiora / TechTudo
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Step 1. Download and install iDolly on your mobile. When opening the app for the first time, swipe left or touch "Continue". Press the "X" in the upper left corner of the screen to ignore the subscription and use the free version of the app;
Ignore signature on iDolly app introduction screen Photo: Play / Helito Beggiora
Step 2. On the iDolly home screen, tap "Create new" to create a new drawing. Then choose the genre of the doll you want to create;
Choose the genre of your new iDolly avatar Photo: Reproduction / Helito Beggiora
Step 3. Start with the color of your skin. On the next tab, you can change the hair style. Note that items with a crown are part of the premium version and not available for free;
Customizing avatar skin color and hair on iDolly Photo: Reproduction / Helito Beggiora
Step 4. In the following tabs you can customize the shape of the eyebrows and eyes. You can change eye color by tapping the button in the lower right corner of the drawing;
Customizing your caricature's eyebrows and eyes Photo: Reproduction / Helito Beggiora
Step 5. Next, choose a mouth and nose shape for your cartoon;
Customizing the avatar's mouth and nose Photo: Reproduction / Helito Beggiora
Step 6. In the next tabs, you can add freckles and pets to the drawing;
Adding freckles and pets to iDolly doll Photo: Reproduction / Helito Beggiora
Step 7. If you wish, you can also add glasses and customize the background color of your avatar;
Adding glasses and customizing your avatar background Photo: Reproduction / Helito Beggiora
Step 8. On the last two tabs, you can add a cartoon prop and change the outfit. When done, tap the button in the upper right corner of the screen to save;
Adding props and customizing clothes on iDolly Photo: Reproduction / Helito Beggiora
Step 9. Returning to the app's home screen, tap on the cartoon you created to open the options. Use the buttons below the image to edit, save the photo to the gallery, or delete;
Open cartoon created with iDolly to open options Photo: Play / Helito Beggiora
Step 10. To share the cartoon on social networks, use the button located at the top right. A message states that a watermark will be added to the image. Press "OK" and finally choose the app you want to share with.
Sharing drawing with friends by iDolly Photo: Reproduction / Helito Beggiora
Ready! Take advantage of the tips for creating your face designs with the iDolly app.
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