Brazilian Beauty Alessandra Ambrosio shows off her million dollar body in Victoria Secret's $2.5 million Fantasy Bra
09:22 GMT, 8 November 2012
Women around the world would pay millions of dollars to look like Victoria's Secret Angel Alessandra Ambrosio.
But as the 31-year-old hit the catwalk for the brand's annual show her body was not be the most expensive thing on display. Instead it was her gem-studded bra.
Alessandra was given the honour of wearing the famed fashion show's Fantasy Bra – worth a staggering $2.5 million.
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Let me be your fantasy…bra: Alessandra Ambrosio wore the coveted million dollar bra in the Victoria's Secret catwalk show in New York on Wednesday
Million dollar body: Alessandra's bra cost $2.5million
Coveted spot: The Angel has been waiting 11 years to model the Fantasy Bra, designed exclusively for Victoria's Secret by London Jewelers
Re-designed every year, for the 2012
show the Fantasy Bra
was covered in intricate flowers made out of a massive 5,200 precious
and semi-precious stones.
The gems include amethysts, sapphires, rubies and
white, pink and yellow diamonds.
I'm every flowery woman: Alessandra looks pretty as a picture with her floral angel wings
And, like all good outfits, it of course has a matching accessory, a jewel-encrusted belt.
As she stalked down the runway, then partied with her fellow angel Miranda Kerr, Alessandra looked delighted by her expensive bra.
In her element: The Brazilian model was adorned with jewels and an ornate headdress
Hot stuff: Alessandra wowed the catwalk in a stunning jewelled corset and elaborate headdress
Hands up! Alessandra gave birth to son Noah back in May, but worked hard to get in shape for the runway
When told she would be wearing the bra
designed by Long Islander's London Jewellers, which features a 20 carat
white diamond centerpiece, the model says she was a bit taken aback.
'I wanted to scream,' the Brazilian beauty said. 'But I won't lie, I was really worried.'
With just hours to spare before the
highly anticipated lingerie fashion show, Alessandra posed next to the
if Alessandra had any questions about how to wear the multi-million
dollar creation, she didn't have to go far to ask for help, as the model
was snapped with Australian Miranda, who wore the Fantasy Bra last
Models and Performers take to the stage at the “2012 Victorias Secret Fashion Show,” held at the Lexington Avenue Armory in New York City, NY, USA.
Having fun: Alessandra and her co-star Miranda Kerr pose together as the models party on the catwalk
The big finale: The leggy ladies laughed and danced together as star-shaped balloons fell from the ceiling
The two Angels have
more than just the expensive bra in common, the pair are also mums –
Alessandra gave birth six months ago and Miranda's son Flynn is almost
Dressed in her slinky
silk Victoria Secret's robe, Alessandra does not look like your average
mother of two. The stunner looked equally sexy when she turned up to
make up and wardrobe Wednesday afternoon.
Wearing skin tight leather pants,
stiletto boots, a leopard print blazer and a high fashion fur jacket,
she proved she didn't need a $2.5 million bra to turn heads.
other Angels have been busy posing pictures of the extreme workouts and
recent wight losses on Twitter, the star of the show is obviously
taking things a little less seriously, treating herself to a backstage
Priceless beauty: Alessandra admires the bra ahead of the fashion show
Model moms: Alessandra gave birth six months ago, Lily Aldridge, gave birth five months ago while and Miranda Kerr's baby with actor hubby Orlando Bloom is almost two
Kisses for the camera: Alessandra posed up backstage
Pre-show treat: Angel Alessandra sneaks a Starbucks before donning the $2.5m Fantasy Bra for the highly-anticipated runway show
Here I am! The confident angel wore a variety of outfits before donning the fantasy bra for the finale
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