Proves the point


[ Follow Ups ] [ Post Followup ] [ The Judgment of Paris ] [ FAQ ]

Posted by Melanie W. on September 19, 2004 at 23:08:37:

In Reply to: Re: August Max Woman--a hard lesson posted by Chad on September 14, 2004 at 17:32:08:

Im sorry to hear that August Max Woman is gone, even though I never shopped there. But I agree that what they tried is an example of what NOT to do. You could really use this case as a sales pitch for plussize models, and warn a company "Look what happens when you dont represent your customers".

The AMW site is still up for now. What a difference between that, and something like Torrid. I know theyre after different markets, but still.

Compare this image of a really pretty model at Torrid with what August Max tried to do. I dont know this models name, but shes been on the Torrid before (except they finally gave her a good hairstyle this time). Its like looking at the past, then looking at the future.

Bottom line - curves are beautiful, and any company that believes it will never lose.

Follow Ups:



Post a Followup

Name    : 
E-Mail  : 
Subject : 
Comments: Optional Link URL : Link Title : Optional Image URL:

If you press "Preview Message," you are taken to a preview screen where your
message is shown to you before allowing you to post it.
Your message is not finalized until you click "Post Message".


[ Follow Ups ] [ Post Followup ] [ The Judgment of Paris ] [ FAQ ]

HWForums.com Message Forums
Copyright © 2001 HighWired Internet Innovations Inc. All rights reserved.