American Apparel may have offended the wrong woman...
The oft-controversial company last
month launched a 'next big thing' competition to find a U.S. size 12-14
model, encouraging women to present photos of their bodies for a public
But one woman was so
insulted by the company's approach that she has entered the competition
in her own parodying style - submitting photos of herself gorging on or
surrounded by stereotypically high-calorie foods.
Her spoof entry has been so successful that she may even win the poll.
name is Nancy Upton. I'm a size 12 and wanted to show American Apparel
my fresh face (and full figure),' her Tumblr site, dedicated to her
competition entry, reads:
'I just can't stop eating.'
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