Ralph Lauren Model: I Was Fired for Being Too Fat
Filippa Hamilton has been the face of Ralph Lauren for some time now, but earlier ... (read more)
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Tuesday October 20th 2009 06:05 AMTags: Categories:
Filippa Hamilton has been the face of Ralph Lauren for some time now, but earlier this year the supermodel was handed her walking papers, supposedly because she could not honor her contractual obligations. Hamilton says the real reason she was let go had more to do with her weight than anything else.
"I did everything that I could," said Hamilton. But the Believability Meter isn't so sure. When Hamilton also says that Ralph Lauren claimed her 5'10" 120 lb. frame was too big for their clothes, the Believability Meter backs her up. Perhaps there was more than just a size issue at work here, but if you were Filippa Hamilton, why would you want to be in a business where gorgeous is fat and anorexic is the trendy look?