The annual fashion show of the lingerie brand Victoria’s Secret is all set to burn the stage this year by introducing four musical performers to rock the stage alongside some of the most popular models in Shanghai, China.
The Victoria’s Secret Fashion show will be airing on CBS at10 pm EST on November 28 which will also include pink carpet interviews, model profiles and behind the scene moments.
It will also showcase the runaway presentation of brand new winged creations, lingerie and much-anticipated collaboration with Balmain in order to create custom looks for its annual catwalk.The elite brand will also launch its capsule collection on November 29.
What ‘s going to happen this Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show?
This year Victoria Secret Fashion Show is going to take place in Shanghai, China at the Mercedes-Benz Arena in order to tap growing Chinese markets. In the previous years, the angels have walked the ramp in Paris, New York, London, Los Angeles, Miami and Cannes.
This year the show is coming up with the theme ‘Pink’ where the secret angles will be walking the ramp wearing different categories of lingerie like sportswear and nightwear. They will be conveying a message behind the pink haze,highlighting the importance of ‘women empowerment’.
The models who won’t be walking this time
It was initially announced in August that the Namibian model, Behati Prinsloo would be back on the ramp alongside South African beauty Swanepoel. However, the model won’t be walking the ramp this time due to her pregnancy with her second baby.
Though it’s a dream for the model and reality star Kendell Jenner to walk for Victoria’s secret, unfortunately, she won’t be joining her best friend and model Bella Hadid in Shanghai.She has been roped in as the brand ambassador for Italian lingerie brand La Perla which would result in a conflict of the two elite brands.
Sadly the elite model Gigi Hadid will also not walk the ramp this time due to visa issues though sister Bella Hadid will participate in the event.
The Chinese models who are walking the ramp
Around 55 models will be walking the ramp among which there will be Lu Wen who has been one of the secret angels of the show for four times. The other models include supermodel Sui He, International model Ming Xi, Ju Xiao Wen, Shu Pei and many more.The19-year-old model Estella Chen will be making her debut as a secret angel in the Victoria Secret Fashion Show this year.
The other models who are making their debut
11 models from 400 agencies from London, Paris, Spain, Italy Brazil Argentina and the USA are making their debut this year.They are Grace Bol, Vanessa Moody, Roosmarijn de Kok, Samile Bermannelli, Alexina Graham, Dasha Maletina, Estella Chen Aiden Curtiss, Amilna Estevao, Dasha khylstun, Mayowa Nicholas.
Performers of the show
The names of the performers for this year’s show hasn’t been announced yet but ‘One Direction’ star Harry Styles has been booked for the night along with other Chinese pop stars who are going to rock the stage.
The model selected to wear Victoria’s Fantasy Bra
This year, Victoria’s Secret Fantasy Bra which is the highlight of the show and the most expensive item will be worn by the Brazilian beauty Lais Ribero.
The Fantasy Bra is a $2 million worth Mouawad design which is a handset with diamonds, yellow sapphires and blue topaz in 18 karat gold. Ribero will be following the footsteps of Adriana Lima, Tyra Banks, Alessandra Ambrosio and other such supermodels.
US residents can watch the show on CBS at 10 pm on November 28, while UK residents can tune in using the streaming app HayU on November 29.