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Plus-size model

(credit: photographer Shannon Skloss)

Dallas Woman’s Social Commentary Wins Model Contest

When American Apparel launched a campaign looking for plus-sized models, it ran a contest called ‘The Next Big Thing.’ Dallas resident Nancy Upton saw that and she was put off by its pitch. But instead of complaining, she entered the contest, playing on the stereotypes as a joke. And she won.

10/10/2011