In what read like a promo for a beauty contest, Victoria’s Secret announced the addition of 10 Angels to its roster of leggy lingerie models
Joining the roster of Supermodel Angels are Lily Aldridge, Alessandra Ambrosio, Adriana Lima, Behati Prinsloo, and Candice Swanepoel are models Kate Grigorieva (Russia), Taylor Hill (Colorado), Elsa Hosk (Sweden), Martha Hunt (North Carolina), Jac Jagaciak (Poland), Stella Maxwell (United Kingdom), Lais Ribeiro (Brazil), Sara Sampaio (Portugal), Romee Strijd (Holland) and Jasmine Tookes (California).
Victoria’s Secret now boasts the biggest group of models in its history and the most powerful collection of established and emerging models in the world.
Here’s the new buxomly, fat-free, leggy lineup:
- Kate Grigorieca is an accomplished ballroom dancer. She graduated from art school and received her Bachelor’s Degree in Marketing before starting her modeling career.
- Taylor Hill hails from a horse ranch in Colorado. She likes new music, reading, snowboarding and practicing yoga.
- Elsa Hosk took up modeling after her father submitted photographs to a local agency. Elsa balanced modeling with a professional basketball career, eventually leaving the court to pursue modeling full time.
- Martha Hunt was discovered in her home state of North Carolina at a modeling competition. She likes to cook and stays active with surfing and dancing.
- Jac Jagaciak was discovered during a casting at a shopping mall in her hometown of Puszczykowo. She comes from an athletic family, and trained in track and field since childhood. She enjoys playing sports and cooking.
- Stella Maxwell is a globe trotter who has lived all over the world and as discovered by a New Zealand agent, loves racket sports, hiking and travel.
- Lais Ribeiro has a passion for salsa dancing, boxing, volleyball and soccer.
- Sara Sampaio was voted he Portuguese “Best Female Model” Golden Globe multiple times. She is a brown belt in karate, plays the violin, and loves to surf.
- Romee Strijd adores interior design and cooking. She stays fit with running and boxing.
- Jasmine Tookes took gymnastics for 14 years and played high school volleyball. She is a self-described “foodie” who loves trying new and exotic meals.
The new Angel roster comes just before the company’s inaugural “International Bombshells’ Day,” scheduled for May 2, 21015 during which time it offer exclusive, limited time specials at stores, and online at VictoriasSecret.com. Women are encouraged to pamper themselves, embrace their “inner Bombshell”, spend time with friends and, maybe, do a little shopping.
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