Kelsey Merritt could also be a newcomer to the Victoria’s Secret runway, however her energetic and charming strut made her seem in any other case, going by a viral video of her debut within the iconic model’s annual style present.
The Pampanga-born mannequin took her activate the catwalk final Friday (Manila time), forward of the present’s TV premiere on December 2.
— Khesh Santos (@kheshisantos) November 9, 2018
Merritt, 21, was among the many fashions who sported outfits from the PINK line of Victoria’s Secret, based mostly on snippets of the present filmed in New York.
The budding supermodel has lengthy dreamt of becoming a member of the Victoria’s Secret Style Present. She actively pursued this in 2017, relocating in New York as soon as she completed her research on the Ateneo de Manila College.
Realizing that dream got here hand-in-hand with assembly her idol, Victoria’s Secret icon Adriana Lima, whose swan tune as an “Angel” coincided with Merritt’s debut.
“Rising up watching the @victoriassecret style present, I wished to be like @adrianalima!” Merritt wrote in an Instagram publish exhibiting her with the supermodel. “She is such an inspiration. I can’t imagine I get to say I’ve walked the present along with her on her final one after 18 years.”