Gap Always Skinny denim: Bloggers spark fury over anorexic-looking mannequin

Gap Always Skinny denim: Bloggers spark fury over anorexic-looking mannequin

Is this really the best way for Gap to promote Always Skinny denim Bloggers spark fury over anorexic-looking mannequin

8:58 PM on 15th August 2011

Stick thin: Gap

Stick thin: Gap”s mannequins are accused of promoting anorexia, their unnaturally thin legs looking out of proportion. The store says the jeans “elongate” the entire body

Affronting: The Gap store front is prominently advertises the new Always Skiiny - even if the mannequin looks unrealistically stick-like

Affronting: The Gap store front is prominently advertises the new Always Skiiny – even if the mannequin looks unrealistically stick-like

Waisting away: Topshop model Codie Young appears to be too thin and gaunt, promoting anorexia instead of healthiness to young women, say campaigners

Waisting away: Topshop model Codie Young appears to be too thin and gaunt, promoting anorexia instead of healthiness to young women, say campaigners