03/18/2010 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Emaciation Proclamation: Ralph Lauren Makes A Super-Skinny Statement On The Runway, Too (PHOTOS)

Ralph Lauren has been taking major heat for for the freakish Photoshopping of size 4 model Filippa Hamilton, and reportedly then firing her for being too fat.

The company apologized for the ridiculous retouching, but on the catwalk, the designer very publicly displays his penchant for skin-and-bone bodies. To be sure, Ralph Lauren is not the only designer with a preference for super-skinny models, but change must start one runway at a time.

Here are some of the most shocking examples.

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