It is one of the most prestigious modelling gigs around the globe. And Gigi, 21, and her sister Bella Hadid, 20, joined Kendall Jenner, 21, on the catwalk at the Victoria’s Secret fashion show at the Grand Palais in Paris on Thursday night.
They joined Angel veterans Alessandra Ambrosio and Adriana Lima, both 35, as a spectacular parade of the world’s top supermodels kicked off.Gigi looked incredible wearing a very sexy one-piece which had criss-cross straps running throughout. She wore lace-up thigh-high boots and wore a giant pair of feathered wings on her back.
Her sister Bella flaunted her abs in an embellished crop top and matching briefs which she wore with a pair of red high heels, with plumes of ostrich feathers protruding from her shoulders. She later changed into a grey lace underwear set which had a corseted detail at the waist as she walked down the runway while her recently ex boyfriend The Weeknd performed.At first looking sultry as she made her debut for the brand, she broke into a smile, while her man carried on singing, seeming unable to take her eyes off him.
Wearing killer heels, her and Gigi’s proud parents, Yolanda Foster and Mohammed Hadid were watching from the audience. The pictures come a day after Bella was caught staring at a picture of herself kissing her former flame while sitting on a plane.Meanwhile, Kendall also looked incredible as she walked for the show, for the second year running, having already achieved her wings. She wore a spectacular white and black outfit which had a sexy maid feel to it, with those coveted black fluffy wings as she worked her magic.
Her skimpy underwear left little to the imagination and even her strappy heels had glamorous wings trailing off the back.Joan Smalls, Devon Windsor and Cindy Bruna all pulled off smouldering poses in their leather and lace numbers, while Jasmine Tookes, who also wore the Fantasy Bra looked incredible in her blinged up look.Cindy stole the show with her endless legs and sassy attitude as she strutted her stuff The show sees some of the world’s most stunning models, including Bella Hadid, Alessandra Ambrosio and Irina Shayk, strip down to lingerie for the spectacular.
The Parisian show marks the Victoria’s Secret catwalk’s 21st year, having first launched in New York in 1995, with the show growing in size every year and scoring higher profile names with it. Each year a model is charged with wearing the ‘Fantasy Bra’ – a brassiere styled by a world renowned jeweller, who will craft the item which is deemed the ‘ultimate holiday gift’. This year Californian model Jasmine Tookes will showcase a $2.4million emerald and diamond bra, weighing more than 450 carats.
Leading the pack was novice Angel, Bella, who made her debut at the show, in which she strutted the catwalk to the tune of her rumoured ex-boyfriend The Weeknd’s music.Alanna Arrington and Luma Grothe were dressed in pink sporty ensembles complete with tube socks and killer heels as they covered up a little more. Cindy Bruna, Joan Smalls and Taylor Hill joined Gigi in changing into some very colourful numbers as they strutted their stuff.
While the brand went wild on social media as they posed backstage in their various get-ups.As well as The Weeknd, Also performing on the night was Lady Gaga who wore a sequinned jumpsuit under an edgy white leather jacket. She also wore a long rose embroidered gown to accompany a host of models including Lily Donaldson as they modelled the brand’s fashion. And a suited and booted Bruno Mars also performed a medley of his greatest hits.