• Victoria's Secret's Fashion Show 2018

    10 days ago - By Sandra‘s Closet

    Yesterday, the Victoria's Secret Fashion Show returned to its New York City home after three years. I was really eager to see it, especially because I was curious to see my beloved Mary Katrantzou ‘s creations on the runway of angels. This year was a true glittery catwalk extravaganza that dazzled with over 850,000 crystals from Swarovski as Victoria's Secret and Swarovski proudly introduced new facets of their iconic 16-year partnership.
    Gigi Hadid in one of the Mary Katrantzou's designs for the show .
    It's the most-watched fashion event of the year with around 800 million tuning in...
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  • The Victoria's Secret backlash: how athleisure-inspired bras have seen off the sexy look

    The Victoria's Secret backlash: how athleisure-inspired bras have seen off the sexy look

    10 days ago - By The Guardian

    It's all about comfort as millennials shun the sculpted, glitter-covered styles of the annual show in favour of ‘leisurée' In the week that Victoria's Secret sent a $1m diamond-encrusted bra down its annual catwalk, it seems sexy lingerie is falling out of fashion. Over the past two years, Google Trends has seen a surge in searches for “bralette” over “push-up bra” and the market research company NPD Group reported that the highest priority for bra wearers was “comfort”. Not only does the Victoria's Secret brand aesthetic sit uncomfortably in the wake of the MeToo movement, it has also...
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  • We Don't Need to Watch the 2018 Victoria's Secret Show to Know It's Out of Touch

    We Don't Need to Watch the 2018 Victoria's Secret Show to Know It's Out of Touch

    10 days ago - By Flare

    Photos of this year's Victoria's Secret Fashion Show have already dropped, and people are *seemingly* into it. Stories about the models (the usual super-slim Angels, alongside some new faces ) or the outfits (the typical knee-high boots, wings and jewelled bras) are trending on top fashion sites like Vogue and Cosmopolitan .
    On the flip side, there has also been a lot of talk this year about the show needing an overhaul amid calls that it reflects dated values that don't hold up in 2018. Models like Robyn Lawley have condemned the brand for failing to include plus-sized models ; VS has...
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