ANGEL’S SECRET REWARD
"IT" girl Kendall Jenner had one thing on her mind after walking in the world’s most watched fashion show: a meal of pasta, meatballs and cheese.
The Victoria’s Secret parade, held in New York yesterday, featured Jenner, Gigi and Bella Hadid, and five Australian beauties among the 60 “Angels”.
Jenner, the world’s highest-paid supermodel, said her post-runway reward would be a huge bowl of pasta, meatballs and cheese.
“I m going to eat, like everything,” she said.
More than a billion people are expected to watch the show on TV in December.
Brazilian supermodel Adriana Lima was farewelled in epic style on the Victoria’s Secret runway at Pier 94 yesterday.
The VS Angel, 37, confirmed this was her last appearance for the US lingerie giant after 18 shows. The brand called her “the greatest Angel of all-time” on a projected screen, with the words, “Thank you Adriana”.
Fellow Angel Taylor Hill opened the show sporting a pair of wings late yesterday, while Behati Prinsloo, 30, returned to the VS runway after a two-year absence, to loud cheers and a standing ovation from her husband Adam Levine.
lingerie Hadid Gigi and and as their Bella Bella’s mother Hadid boyfriend The sizzled in Yolanda Weeknd sat front row, though Gigi’s on-off notably boyfriend absent. Zayn Malik was
Kris Jenner filmed her superodmodel daughter Kendall, who elled in her second VS show.
With a soundtrack including No Doubt’s girl power anthem Just a Girl, there was a feminist flavor to this year’s show with repeated referstar ences to female empowerment.
Of the performers, popstar Shawn Mendes was the crowd favourite, singing as Winnie Halow
Gigi Hadid and Devon Windsor strutted past.
Australian model Shanina Shaik made a stunning return to the VS runaway after a three-year absence, with her husband DJ Ruckus seated watching on from the second row and her ex-boyfriend, male model Tyson Beckford, also attending.
Perth’s Kelly Gale impressed with her athletic frame, while homegrown newcomers Alannah Walton and Duckie Thot also strutted in front of the New York social crowd which included former The City co-stars Olivia Palermo and Whitney Port, Lukas Sabbat and Madison Beer.
Barbara Palvin, Yasmin Wijnaldum, Winnie Harlow, Gigi Hadid, Kendall Jenner and Alexina Graham at the 2018 Victoria's Secret fashion show. Picture: Getty
Australian supermodel Duckie Thot was a picture of multicoloured magnificence. Pictures: Getty, AFP, AP
Swedish-Australian model Kelly Gale struts her stuff; Gigi Hadid bro
From left: Stella Maxwell (New Zealand), Josephine Skriver (Denmark) Adriana Lima (Brazil), Lily Donaldson (UK), Alessandra Ambrosio (Braz
Jasmine Tookes (US), Lily Aldridge (US), l), Taylor Hill (US) and Martha Hunt (US). ught her own parachute in case of emergency; Kiwi model Stella Maxwell makes her point to the crowd. Kendall Jenner modelled in her second Victoria’s Secret show.