The world’s most celebrated fashion show is heading to Paris for the first time.
Models and ‘Angels’ lined up for fitting. This year’s event will include a seriously expensive ‘Fantasy Bra’.
The Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show 2016 has been officially announced. The big event who has a long history of holding its fashion show in New York changed its venue. This time Eiffel Tower will be the backdrop of the event.
Models who will be walking in the aisle have been revealed. There will be 52 models in all. This is the largest group of girls in the show’s 21-year history. The controversial model Kendall Jenner and her friend Gigi Hadid will be walking for the second time around. Gigi’s sister Bella Hadid has also been cast along with newcomer Irina Shayk. So is the newest face of Victoria’s Secret Pink, Zuri Tibby.
Supermodel Cara De Levigne has been invited without casting. Levigne has confirmed to appear in the show.
Not all of the ‘Angels’s, however are going to be part of ‘Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show’ 2016. Behati Prinsloo and Candice Swanepoel are pregnant. Thus, they wouldn’t be able to join the show. Confirmed ‘Angels’ returning are Adriana Lima, Alessandra Ambrosio, Lily Aldridge, Elsa Hosk, Jasmine Tookes, Josephine Skriver, Lais Ribeiro, Martha Hunt, Romee Strijd, Sara Sampaio, Stella Maxwell, and Taylor Hill.
The show wouldn’t be complete without the multi-million dollar ‘Fantasy Bra’. The iconic lingerie is going to be modeled by Jasmine Tookes. The $3M ‘Fantasy Bra is designed by Eddie Borgo and tailored A.W. Mouzannar with diamonds and emeralds.
Traditionally ‘Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show’ consists of pink carpet interviews, model profiles, a behind-the-scenes look at the making of the show in the City of Lights, and musical performances. This year’s musical appearances include Lady Gaga and the returning musical guests Bruno Mars and ‘The Weekend’.
Meanwhile, the ratings ‘Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show’ has been dropping significantly over the years. The producers and organizers of the show, according to reports, are rethinking the concept of the show. This year’s event is likely being different from the previous shows.
‘Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show’ 2016 will be aired on CBS on December 5 at 10 PM, Eastern Time.
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