Wearing Victoria's Secret lingerie is every girl’s dream. Am I right ladies? Every year this lengerie brand organizes a fashion show. This year’s Victoria's Secret Show was held on November 8 in New York City at Pier 94. Previous events have been held in London, Miami and Los Angeles. Last year, the lingerie brand tapped into its growing Chinese market by staging its annual show in Shanghai, while in 2016 they rolled out the pink carpet at the Grand Palais in Paris, which has played host for many Chanel shows over the years.
World’s top 60 super-models and models including Gigi Hadid and Kendall Jenner, Cindy Bruna, Devon Windsor, Leomie Anderson and Shanina Shaik walked the ramp in the Victoria's Secret Fashion Show 2018. German model Toni Garrn returned to the show after a five-year absence, while both Winnie Harlow and Duckie Thot made their Victoria's Secret 2018 debuts. Also of note is rising star Kelsey Merritt, who made history as the first Filipino woman to walk the runway at the Victoria's Secret Fashion Show. Other first-timers include Maia Cotton, Sofie Rovenstine and Iesha Hodges.
On the other side, Hollywood singers Bebe Rexha, The Chainsmokers, Halsey, Kelsea Ballerini, Rita Ora, Shawn Mendes and The Struts were lined-up as musical guests. From who walked, the details of the fantasy bra and the performers and themes, here's your definitive guide to the Victoria's Secret Fashion Show 2018.
The costumes worn by the models on the Victoria's Secret 2018 runway ranges from the relatively simple pairing of lingerie and stilettos to sculptural wings and elaborate headdresses. Model Elsa Hosk was chosen to wear the Victoria's Secret Fantasy Bra. The show-stopping piece of this year was created using 100 per cent Swarovski Creted Diamonds and topaz. Valued at $1 million, the 2018 Dream Angels Fantasy Bra and body chain are adorned with over 2,100 Swarovski Created Diamonds in a sterling silver Dream Angels bra silhouette. It took over 930 hours to create and has over 71 carats with the centre piece.
British Vogue contributing beauty editor, Charlotte Tilbury, was the exclusive make-up sponsor of the Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show 2018. Charlotte has been lead make-up artist at the VS show before, but 2018 marks Charlotte Tilbury Beauty’s 5th birthday.
For the first time, customers will be able to purchase a version of the Victoria's Secret Dream Angels Fantasy Bra made with Swarovski crystals for $250 on Thursday, 29 November at selected Victoria's Secret stores and victoriassecret.com.