This Urban Outfitters Model Photo Was Banned Because of a Too-Wide Thigh Gap

Ad is deemed 'irresponsible'

Britain's Ad Standards Authority has delivered the first body-image smackdown to an advertiser in 2015 by banning an Urban Outfitters photo of a model whose thigh gap looked too wide.

adfreakdk@gmail.com David Kiefaber is a frequent contributor to Adweek's creativity blog, AdFreak.