China Daily/Asia News Network
Four Victoria's Secret angels Josephine Skriver, Alessandra Ambrosio, Xi Mengyao and He Sui pose at the Victoria's Secret cruise ship. (Victoria's Secret/File)
The annual Victoria's Secret Fashion Show will take place in Shanghai in November this year, marking the first time that the ultra-glam annual affair will take place in Asia.
Directed by Hamish Hamilton, a handful of veteran Angels, including Adriana Lima, Alessandra Ambrosio, Behati Prinsloo, Candice Swanepoel, Lily Aldridge, Elsa Hosk, Jasmine Tookes, Josephine Skriver, Lais Ribeiro, Martha Hunt, Romee Strijd, Sara Sampaio and Stella Maxwell have confirmed they will show off latest fashion trend this time in China.
He Sui is one of the models who will involve at the 2017 Victoria's Secret Fashion Show. (instagram.com/hesui923/File)
The highlight of this year's show for Chinese must be the six Chinese models including He Sui, Liu Wen, Xi Mengyao, Ju Xiaowen, Xie Xin and Estelle Chen, a French model of Chinese descent, who will be involved in it, the most that have ever participated.
Model Liu Wen is seen going to fittings for the 2017 Victoria's Secret Fashion Show in Midtown on August 26, 2017 in New York City. (instagram.com/liuwenlw/File)
On the official website, it has put forward the slogan, "Ni Hao, Shanghai", saying that, "From its iconic skyline to its major fashion cred, China's vibrant, modern metropolis makes the perfect backdrop for the world's sexiest runway."
Model Estelle Chen is one of the newly-added Chinese faces in this year's Victoria's Secret Fashion Show held in Shanghai. (Official weibo account of Estelle Chen via China Daily/File)
The new fashion show venue reflects the brand's aim to appeal to Chinese consumers and there are plans to expand in the nation's "fast-growing market," according to the official Victoria's Secret website.
Renowned as the "Oscar Awards in fashion circles," the 2017 Victoria's Secret Fashion Show, which will consist of a red carpet fashion show, model briefing, looks behind the scenes and superstar performances, will be broadcast in more than 190 countries and areas.
'Sunday vibe, in love with my @victoriassecret lace top', wrote model Xi Mengyao on her Instagram account. (instagram.com/mingxi11/File)