American Apparel"s plus-size model search: Nancy Upton"s spoof entry wins


Spoof entry wins American Apparel”s plus-size model search – but furious brand awards prize to someone else

Nancy Upton

Surprise winner: Plus-size blogger Nancy Upton”s spoof photo shoot, entered into American Apparel”s plus-size model search as a protest, has controversially won the competition

Nancy Upton

Spoof: Miss Upton”s entry, in which she posed suggestively with stereotypically high-calorie foods, was one of nearly 1,000 submitted on the American Apparel website

Ranch dressing: The risque shots are deliberately suggestive and sexualised

Ranch dressing: The risque shots are deliberately suggestive and sexualised