#GiveKelseyHerWings: Metro.Style Cover Girl Kelsey Merritt Looked Stunning At Her Victoria's Secret Fashion Show Callback
After modeling for Victoria's Secret e-commerce site, Metro.Style cover girl Kelsey Merritt is now steps closer to making her debut at the lingerie brand's lavish annual fashion show.
Kelsey announced on Twitter that all her hardwork at Dogpound gym was in preparation for the Victoria's Secret Fashion Show casting.
Ahh going to the VSFS casting in a few days... Been preparing for the past months. Wish me luck!!! ????????— Kelsey Merritt (@kelsmerritt) August 26, 2018
The much-anticipated Victoria's Secret Fashion Show has been around since 1995. It has been held in New York, Cannes, Paris, Los Angeles, Miami, London, and Shanghai. Every year, 20 to 40 models walk its runway. The famous faces who have established and boosted their modeling careers through the VSFS include Tyra Banks, Heidi Klum, Gisele Bündchen, Karolina Kurkova, Adriana Lima, Miranda Kerr, Alessandra Ambrosio, Candice Swanepoel, and Lily Aldrige, among many others. Because of how much-publicized this extravaganza is, it has become the dream of fashion models the world over to become a Victoria's Secret Angel, get their own wings, and spread them awe-inspiringly on the runway.
Kelsey Merritt has the same dream, and she may achieve it soon!
She first attended the VSFS casting at Victoria's Secret's office in New York wearing a white-on-white ensemble of a tube top and jeans, accessorized with a classic Chanel bag. She wore her hair in a gorgeous curly style, done for her by hairstylist Martin-Christopher Harper.
Shortly after the casting, Kelsey gushed on Twitter that Victoria's Secret's account followed her, expressing how much of a fan she is of the brand.
Omg Victoria’s Secret just followed me. Can’t help but fan girl over my dream brand to work with!!!! ??????????— Kelsey Merritt (@kelsmerritt) September 1, 2018
A few days later, Kelsey got a callback at the lingerie brand's headquarters in NYC. For her second time at the Victoria's Secret office, she stuck to a clean and chic attire, donning black and white separates—a white halter top and black mini skirt, worn with a pair of black ankle-strapped heels and accessorized with a black Celine bag. Her hair was styled by Martin-Christopher with loose beachy waves.
Today is the day! Good luck KELSEY MERRITT. She attended the second day of callbacks for 2018 Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show. This year the show is back in New York. #GiveKelseyHerWings (©? @piawurtzbach sa pa hashtag)?? ?? Timur Emek | Gotham #KelseyMerritt #VictoriasSecretFashionShow2018 #VictoriasSecret #VSFS2018 #powerhousePH
On Instagram Stories, Kelsey documented this incredible opportunity, sharing that her boyfriend, Olympic gold medalist Conor Dwyer, was there to support her.
Congrats, Kelsey! We can't wait to see you wear your wings.
Photos from @kelseymerritt