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10/07/2010 04:06 pm ET | Updated May 25, 2011

Christina Hendricks Sounds Off On Cathy Horyn's 'Big Girl' Dig

In her Harper's Bazaar profile, Christina Hendricks takes on the New York Times' Cathy Horyn, who took a dig at the actress in January for her Golden Globes frock, writing:

"Not pretty Christina Hendricks in Christian Siriano's exploding ruffle dress. (As one stylist said, 'You don't put a big girl in a big dress.')"

The text was placed next to a distorted image that made Hendricks look wider, a technological error later acknowledged by Horyn.

"To say something like that and put it next to a distorted picture discredits you entirely. And it hurt my feelings. I thought that dress was stunning. I stand by that dress to this day. I had just gotten back from my honeymoon, and I felt beautiful in those pictures. I was smiling and beaming, and I felt like a goddess. It's a celebration, and I'm here because the show I work on is being recognized as excellent work. And you're going to tell everyone in the world that I was wearing a shitty dress? Let me go to a party and wear my pretty dress!"

The dress in question: