Angels fly on runway
Lima says goodbye
BRAZILIAN supermodel Adriana Lima has been farewelled in style on the Victoria’s Secret runway in New York.
The 37-year-old Angel confirmed it was her last appearance for the US lingerie giant, which described her as the “greatest Angel of all time”.
Taylor Hill opened the show, while Behati Prinsloo, 30, returned to the VS runway after a two-year absence to a standing ovation from husband, singer Adam Levine.
Gigi and Bella Hadid sizzled as their mother, Yolanda Hadid, and Bella’s boyfriend The Weeknd sat in the front row. Gigi’s on-off boyfriend Zayn Malik was absent.
Prime seating was also occupied by Kris Jenner and Corey Gamble, wearing matching all-white suits. Jenner filmed daughter Kendall, in her second VS show.
Australian model Shanina Shaik made a stunning return after a three-year absence, with her husband DJ Ruckus watching on from the second row.
Her ex-boyfriend, model Tyson Beckford, also attended.
Perth’s Kelly Gale also impressed with her athletic frame, while homegrown newcomers Alannah Walton and Duckie Thot also strutted in front of the New York crowd
Victoria’s Secret is touted as “the toughest booking on earth” for models.