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Victoria’s Secret Angels Dazzle in London

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Adrana Lima is is a Brazilian model and actress who has been a Victoria’s Secret Angel since 2000. She was also a spokesmodel for Maybelline cosmetics. In 2012, she came in 4th on the Forbes top-earning models list, estimated to have earned $7.3 million in one year.

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Adriana wore one of two fantasy bra’s in this year’s fashion show, valued at $2 million.

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Brazilian model Alessandra Ambrosio is best known for her work with Victoria’s Secret. She was the first spokesmodel for the company’s “PINK” lingerie line. Ambrosio is one of the Victoria’s Secret Angels and has modeled for brands such as Next, Armani Exchange, Christian Dior, and Ralph Lauren.

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Karlie Kloss, 22, was born in Chicago and grew up in St. Louis. Her career has soared since turning professional.This year, she was the face of campaigns for Jean Paul Gaultier, Nike, Donna Karan, Lancaster and Chanel Coco Noir Fragrance. She also collaborated with Frame Denim to design the Forever Karlie jeans collection.

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Candice Swanepoel, 26, was born and raised in South Africa and is best known as a Victoria’s Secret Angel. But she has modeled for dozens of top brands and is considered one of the world’s top supermodels.

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Lily Aldridge, 29, is a Victoria’s Secret “Angel” and a Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue model. she appeared as a rookie with Chrissy Tiegen and Nina Agdal on the cover of the issue’s 50th anniversary. Aldridge started modelling at the age of 16, for Abercrombie & Fitch.

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Lindsay Ellingson, 30, was born and raised in California. She has modeled for Chanel, Dolce & Gabbana, Proenza Schouler, Valentino, and Christian Dior, as well as Victoria’s Secret. She is also one of the brand’s “Angels.”

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Doutzen Kroes is a Dutch model and actress. She started working for the Victoria’s Secret in 2004 and became an Angel in 2008. She is a model for L’Oréal. Kroes has been featured on the covers of Time, Vogue, Harper’s Bazaar, Seventeen, Elle, Marie Claire, Glamour, W, Avantgarde, Dazed & Confused, and Numéro.

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Behati Prinsloo, 25, was born and raised in Nambia. She became the face of the Victoria’s Secret line Pink and became a Victoria’s Secret Angel in 2009. Earlier this year, she married Maroon 5 frontman Adam Levine.

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Lais Ribeiro, 24, is a Brazilian model, who has walked international runways for such designers as Chanel, Louis Vuitton, Gucci, Dolce & Gabbana, Versace and Marc Jacobs. She’s also appeared in American, Brazilian, German, and Italian editions of Vogue.

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Devon Windsor, 19, is an American model who grew up in St. Louis. She was discovered will attending a bat mitzvah. Her first turn on the runway in New York was for Douglas Hannant’s resort show and on the USS Intrepid. Last year was her first serious runway season.

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Blanca Padilla is a Spanish model who is known for her delicately fragile features and a knockout body. Discovered on the metro whilst travelling home, Blanca just signed to Next worldwide and there are plans for her to head to New York.

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Monika “Jac” Jagaciak, 20, is a Polish model. Since signing with IMG Models in 2007, she has become a model to watch. Jagaciak landed a Hermes campaign for the Fall/Winter 2007 season alongside Daria Werbowy, after beating out 600 other candidates. She was just 13.

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Romee Strijd, 19, is a Dutch model who signed with DNA Model Management in 2011. This is her first fashion show for Victoria’s Secret, although she is a veteran runway model who has walked for more than two dozen top brands.

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Bregje Heinen, 20, is a Dutch model, who has modeled for She modeled for Replay, Topshop, Karen Millen, Sisley and DKNY. She also appeared in Maroon 5’s music video for hit song “Payphone.”

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Maud Welzen, 21, is a Dutch fashion model, who was discovered in Paris while on a school trip at the age of 13. She started her career in 2010 and has walked for Moschino, Victoria’s Secret, Chanel, Burberry, Vera Wang, Alexander McQueen, Valentino SpA, and Viktor & Rolf.

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Daniela Braga, 22, is a Brazilian model who has only been modeling for three years. She has walked in Fashion Week in Madrid.

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Imaan Hammam, 18, is one of the youngest Victoria’s Secret models. She is Dutch of Moroccan and Egyptian descent. In 2013, she opened the Givenchy show as an exclusive during Paris Fashion Week. Shortly after she appeared in consecutive issues of American, Italian and French Vogue.

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Shanina Shaik, 22, is a Australian model, who owes her exotic looks to her mother, who is of Lithuanian and Australian descent and her father who is Pakistani and Saudi Arabian. In her debut season during Autumn/Winter 2009, Shaik walked in eight shows in New York Fashion Week.

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Eniko Mihalik, 27, is a Hungarian model. She has been a muse for the Dutch photography team Inez van Lamsweerde and Vinoodh Matadin. She has worked in campaigns for Cesare Paciotti, Gucci, Kenzo, MaxMara, Samsonite by Viktor & Rolf and Barneys New York.

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Jasmine Tookes, 23, is an American model who was raised in Huntington Beach, Calif. Her mother is a celebrity fashion stylist. She was one of eleven new models for the annual Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show in 2012.

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