Advertisers Embrace a Plus-Size Reality

Noted French designer Jean-Paul Gaultier launched an advertising campaign last week featuring plus-size model Crystal Renn. Always on the cutting edge, Gaultier upped the ante by passing over a long list of the hottest models in favor of Renn. The move was heralded around the Fatosphere (look it up, it's real) as a major breakthrough in the growing acceptance of plus-size models. Is this the beginning of a major shift in the way women are portrayed in advertising or an attempt to grab the...Full Story
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