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Cheryl Tiegs Issues Apology After Criticizing Full Figure Model Ashley Graham

By Samantha Boden
Posted On Mar 01, 2016

Cheryl Tiegs seems to be wondering is it too late now to say sorry? Former Sports Illustrated model Cheryl Tiegs criticized plus-sized model Ashley Graham and received an intense backlash online and is trying to apologize. Tiegs had said she thought Graham was beautiful but didn’t think her size was healthy for the long run. Tiegs tweeted out an apology to her outraged fans, writing, “My sincere apologies to everyone I have hurt. I truly just want everyone to be healthy and happy.” The former model also retweeted another users response to another users to a mean tweet about Tiegs saying, “Why is old @CherylTiegs fat-shaming that pretty lady Ashley Graham?” Kate Upton came out to support Graham on Instagram. Cheryl Tiegs may have let a lot of people down. Hopefully it wasn’t too late to say sorry now.